Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Department of Medicine

Mangione, Salvatore

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Salvatore Mangione, MD

Salvatore Mangione, MD

Contact Dr. Mangione

834 Walnut Street
Suite 650
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-6591
(215) 955-0830 fax

Medical School

Catholic University Sacred Heart-Rome, Italy - 1980


Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 1981 - 1982
Medical College of Pennsylvania (MCP) 1982 - 1984


Medical College of Pennsylvania (MCP)

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease
Critical Care Medicine

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

University Appointment

Associate Professor of Medicine, 2000

Research & Clinical Interests

Asthma, physical diagnosis, history of Medicine


Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. The Archetypes of Medicine: A Job Description for the 21st Century
  2. The Art of Observation and the Observation of Art: Zadig in the Twenty-first Century
  3. Medical Students’ Exposure to the Humanities Correlates with Positive Personal Qualities and Reduced Burnout: A Multi-Institutional U.S. Survey
  4. When the tail wags the dog: Clinical skills in the age of technology
  5. A tale of two brains. How to rekindle the artist within
  6. Enhancing and sustaining empathy in medical students
  7. Cardiovascular Physical Examination
  8. Heart Murmurs
  9. The stethoscope as metaphor
  10. TLR4 upregulation underpins airway neutrophilia in smokers with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and acute respiratory failure
  11. Cardiovascular Physical Examination
  12. Heart Murmurs
  13. Early vs late tracheotomy for prevention of pneumonia in mechanically ventilated adult ICU patients: A randomized controlled trial
  14. The use of opioids for breakthrough pain in acute palliative care unit by using doses proportional to opioid basal regimen
  15. Tools for Identifying Cancer Pain of Predominantly Neuropathic Origin and Opioid Responsiveness in Cancer Patients
  16. Frequency, Indications, Outcomes, and Predictive Factors of Opioid Switching in an Acute Palliative Care Unit
  17. Sustained-release oral morphine versus transdermal fentanyl and oral methadone in cancer pain management
  18. Clinical and financial analysis of an acute palliative care unit in an oncological department
  19. Intravenous Morphine for Breakthrough (Episodic-) Pain in an Acute Palliative Care Unit: A Confirmatory Study
  20. Intrathecal treatment in cancer patients unresponsive to multiple trials of systemic opioids