University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Cardiovascular Medicine

Bio for Friederike Keating, M.D.
Friederike Keating, M.D.

Friederike Keating, M.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Cardiovascular Medicine

Contact Information
Office Location:
Medicine, McClure Wing


Medical School - Georg-August-University Goettingen, Germany

Research Interests

Nuclear Cardiology / Cardiac Imaging: Diagnostic accuracy of current multimodality imaging; stress-only nuclear imaging; PET nuclear perfusion imaging.
Basic, translational, and clinical research on platelet function and platelet-leukocyte interaction: Transfusion, inflammation, and thrombosis; microparticles in stored blood; local investigator for multicenter clinical trials of antiplatelet agents and antithrombotics.
General Cardiology: PSK-9 inhibitors: local PI for the multicenter ODYSSEY trial.

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor of Medicine


McMahon SR, Kikut J, Pinckney R, Keating FK. Feasibility of stress only rubidium-82 PET myocardial perfusion imaging. J Nucl Cardiol 2013 Dec;20(6):1069-75.

Keating FK, Schneider DJ, Savage PD, Bunn JY, Harvey-Berino J, Ludlow M, Toth MJ, Ades PA. Effect of exercise training and weight loss on platelet reactivity in overweight patients with coronary artery disease. J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 2013 Nov-Dec;33(6):371-7.

Meyer M, Bell SP, Chen Z, Nyotowidjojo I, Lachapelle RR, Christian T, Gibson P, Keating F, Dauerman HL, LeWinter MM. High dose intracoronary N-acetylcysteine in a porcine model of ST-elevation myocardial infarction. J Thromb Thrombolysis 2013 Nov;36(4):433-41.

Scholz KH, Maier SK, Jung J, Fleischmann C, Werner GS, Olbrich HG, Ahlersmann D, Keating FK, Jacobshagen C, Moehlis H, Hilgers R, Maier LS. Reduction in treatment times through formalized data feedback: results from a prospective multicenter study of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2012 Aug;5(8):848-57.

Tricoci P, Huang Z, Held C, Moliterno DJ, Armstrong PW, Van de Werf F, White HD, Aylward PE, Wallentin L, Chen E, Lokhnygina Y, Pei J, Leonardi S, Rorick TL, Kilian AM, Jennings LH, Ambrosio G, Bode C, Cequier A, Cornel JH, Diaz R, Erkan A, Huber K, Hudson MP, Jiang L, Jukema JW, Lewis BS, Lincoff AM, Montalescot G, Nicolau JC, Ogawa H, Pfisterer M, Prieto JC, Ruzyllo W, Sinnaeve PR, Storey RF, Valgimigli M, Whellan DJ, Widimsky P, Strony J, Harrington RA, Mahaffey KW; TRACER Investigators. Thrombin-receptor antagonist vorapaxar in acute coronary syndromes. N Engl J Med 2012 Jan 5;366(1):20-33.

Keating FK, Butenas S, Fung MK, Schneider DJ. Platelet-white blood cell (WBC) interaction, WBC apoptosis, and procoagulant activity in stored red blood cells. Transfusion 2011 May;51(5):1086-95.

For a complete list of publications, click here to go to Google Scholar.