Lawrence Liao

Lawrence Liao

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine

Contact Information

  • Office Location: Dept of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710
  • Office Phone: (919) 684-5295
  • Email Address:


  • Duke University, 2003
  • Vanderbilt University, 1999
  • M.D. Duke University, 1996

Representative Publications

  • Blumenthal, JA; Smith, PJ; Jiang, W; Hinderliter, A; Watkins, LL; Hoffman, BM; Kraus, WE; Liao, L; Davidson, J; Sherwood, A, Effect of Exercise, Escitalopram, or Placebo on Anxiety in Patients With Coronary Heart Disease: The Understanding the Benefits of Exercise and Escitalopram in Anxious Patients With Coronary Heart Disease (UNWIND) Randomized Clinical Trial., Jama Psychiatry, vol 78 no. 11 (2021), pp. 1270-1278 [10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2021.2236] [abs].
  • Blumenthal, JA; Hinderliter, AL; Smith, PJ; Mabe, S; Watkins, LL; Craighead, L; Ingle, K; Tyson, C; Lin, P-H; Kraus, WE; Liao, L; Sherwood, A, Effects of Lifestyle Modification on Patients With Resistant Hypertension: Results of the TRIUMPH Randomized Clinical Trial., Circulation, vol 144 no. 15 (2021), pp. 1212-1226 [10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.121.055329] [abs].
  • Atwater, BD; Emerek, K; Samad, Z; Sze, E; Black-Maier, E; Loring, Z; Ugander, M; Liao, L; Kisslo, J; Søgaard, P; Friedman, DJ, Predicting the Development of Reduced Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction in Patients With Left Bundle Branch Block., Am J Cardiol, vol 137 (2020), pp. 39-44 [10.1016/j.amjcard.2020.09.034] [abs].
  • Geurink, KR; Granger, CB; Liao, L; Thomas, NG; Lindsey, BC; Babin, E; Turgeon, N; Alexander, J; Pokorney, SD, A reversal of fortune: A case of cardiovascular collapse following protamine sulfate infusion., Heartrhythm Case Reports, vol 6 no. 6 (2020), pp. 322-324 [10.1016/j.hrcr.2020.02.008] [abs].
  • Blumenthal, JA; Smith, PJ; Mabe, S; Hinderliter, A; Lin, P-H; Liao, L; Welsh-Bohmer, KA; Browndyke, JN; Kraus, WE; Doraiswamy, PM; Burke, JR; Sherwood, A, Lifestyle and neurocognition in older adults with cognitive impairments: A randomized trial., Neurology, vol 92 no. 3 (2019), pp. e212-e223 [10.1212/WNL.0000000000006784] [abs].