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Stephen Patrick Shaheen

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Selected Publications


Pain Management for Orthopedic Injuries.

Journal Article Emerg Med Clin North Am · February 2020 Pain management in acute orthopedic injury needs to be tailored to the presentation and patient. Subjective and objective assessment, in conjunction with pathophysiology, should be used to provide symptom control. Ideally, treatment should be administered ... Full text Link to item Cite

Evaluation of a Standardized Cardiac Athletic Screening for National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Athletes.

Journal Article West J Emerg Med · August 14, 2019 INTRODUCTION: Sudden cardiac death is a rare cause of death in young athletes. Current screening techniques include history and physical exam (H and P), with or without an electrocardiogram (ECG). Adding point of care cardiac ultrasound has demonstrated be ... Full text Open Access Link to item Cite

What Discharge Instructions and Follow-Up Planning Should Patients with Chronic Abdominal Pain Be Given?

Chapter · January 1, 2019 Chronic abdominal pain can be difficult to manage with regard to discharge planning and instructions. Medically, pain control should be given in the safest and smallest doses necessary. Narcotics and benzodiazepines should be avoided when possible. An empa ... Full text Cite

Methemoglobinemia Induced By Ingesting Lava Lamp Contents

Journal Article Clinical Practice and Cases in Emergency Medicine · July 27, 2018 Full text Cite

The Orthopedic Literature 2015.

Journal Article Am J Emerg Med · August 2016 Full text Link to item Cite