Department of Emergency Medicine
1020 Sansom Street
Thompson Building, Suite 239
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Recent EM Resident Publications

Basic Science (Resident name in bold.)

Tao L, Jiao XY, Gao ER, Lau W, Lopez BL, Christopher TA, Rao S, William W, Southan G, Sharma K, Koch WJ, Ma XL. Nitrative Inactivation of Thioredoxin-1 and Its Role in Post-Ischemic Myocardial Apoptosis. Circulation, 114:1395-1402, 2006

Lau WB, Tao L, Jiao XY, Christopher TA, Lopez BL, Ma XL. FP-15, a novel peroxynitrite decomposition catalyst, attenuates myocardial reperfusion injury [abstract]. Acad Emerg Med 2006; 13: S133.

Lau WB.  Thioredoxin nitration by peroxynitrite: contribution to cardiomyocyte apoptosis [abstract].  Ann Emerg Med 2007; 50: S7.

Clinical Research

Lau WB, Torres P, Zeitzer M, Robeson M, Griswold SK.  Peer Evaluation of theEmergency Medicine Chief Complaint Competency [abstract]. Acad Emerg Med 2006;13: S191-192.

Mathew RG, Brown NA, Davis-Moon L, Lopez BL.  Primary care referral to the emergency department as an indicator for hospital admission [abstract].  Ann Emerg Med 2007; 50: S22.

Ku BS, Takakuwa KM, O'Connor TP, Stern EW, Baram M, Marik PE.  Are glucosefingersticks using bedside glucometers on emergency department patientsreliable? [abstract]  Ann Emerg Med 2008; 51: 492.

Textbook Chapters

Brown, NA, Riviello, R.J.:  ENT Emergencies.  In Roberts J, Hedges J, et al. (Eds.) Clinical Procedures in Emergency Medicine, 5th edition.

Abir M. DNA. In Riviello R. (ed). Handbook of Clinical Forensic Emergency Medicine. Bartlett and Jones Publishers.

Brown S, Kreshak A. Bite Marks. In Riviello R. (ed). Handbook of Clinical Forensic Emergency Medicine. Bartlett and Jones Publishers.

Martin J. Interpersonal Violence. In Riviello R. (ed). Handbook of Clinical Forensic Emergency Medicine. Bartlett and Jones Publishers.

Brooks M, Detiege P. Suicide.  In Riviello R. (ed). Handbook of Clinical Forensic Emergency Medicine. Bartlett and Jones Publishers.

Dang CD, Ko P. Blunt force trauma. In Riviello R. (ed). Handbook of Clinical Forensic Emergency Medicine. Bartlett and Jones Publishers.

Gandhi N, Hall R, Tom J. SIDS. In Riviello R. (ed). Handbook of Clinical Forensic Emergency Medicine. Bartlett and Jones Publishers.

Rosenzweig S, Lopez B, Panzer, E. Acute Pain Management.  In Harwood-Nuss A, ed., Clincal Practice of Emergency Medicine, 5th ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008.

Lopez BL, Brooks M.  Neurologic Disorders. In Shofer JM, ed., Emergency Medicine: A Focused Review of the Core Curriculum, 1st ed., 2008.

Lopez BL, Brooks M.  Renal and Urogenital Disorders. In Shofer J, ed, Emergency Medicine: A Focused Review of the Core Curriculum, 1st ed. 2008.

Review Articles

Lopez BL, Iwanski J.  Adult Sickle Cell Emergencies. Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, July 2006.

Vahid B, Mendoza V, Arfai N, Marik PE. Cardiopulmonary Emergencies in Sarcoidosis [Review]. Critical Care & Shock. 9: 102-105, 2006.

Hellwig GE, Lopez BL. Meningitis. Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, March 2007.

Hidalgo D, Lopez BL. Head Trauma in Children Younger than 2 Years. Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, April 2007.

Norman C, Lopez BL. Pediatric Cervical Spine Injury. Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, May 2007.

Dang CD, Kreshak A. Malignant hyperthermia. Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, July 2008

Theiling, BJ, Van Pelt M.  Marine Evenomations. Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine, August 2008