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Emergency Medicine

William H. Dribben, MD

Current Position
Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine

Specialty Areas
Emergency Medicine
Medical Toxicology

Patients Seen At
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
400 South Kingshighway, Emergency Department
St. Louis, MO  63110
314-758-6787
Fax:   314-362-0478
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Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine
660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8072
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
Emergency medicine, medical toxicology, evaluation of cocaine-associated chest pain, hyperbaric oxygen treatment, dobutamine echocardiography

Areas of Research Interest
Neurotoxicology, neuropharmacology

Board Certification
Medical Toxicology -- Certified
Emergency Medicine -- Certified

Medical Education
B.A.: University of North Carolina, Wilmington, North Carolina, 1985
Medical Degree: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1990
Residency: Methodist Hospital of Indiana/Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1997
Fellowship: Methodist Hospital of Indiana/Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1999
Hospital Affiliations
Barnes-Jewish Hospital


Awards

Postdoctoral Clinical Toxicology Fellowship Award sponsored by the American Academy of Clinical Toxicology and Texaco, 1999

John B. Graham Student Research Society,
1990

Army ROTC Scholorship/Distinguished Military Graduate North Carolina Academy of Science Undergraduate Research Grant, 1985

Editorial Responsibilities

Reviewer:
Academic Emergency Medicine

Peer Reviewed Manuscripts

Dribben W, Kirk M, Trippi J, Cordell W. A pilot study to assess the safety of doubutamine stress echocardiography in the emergency department evaluation of chest pain. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2000

Books and Book Chapters

Dribben W, Kirk M: Digitalis Glycosides, In: Trintinalli JE, Ruiz E, Krome RL 9eds): Emergency Medicine; A Comprehensive Study Guide. 6th Edition, McGraw-Hill Book Company, In press

Dribben W, Kirk M: Digitalis Glycosides, In: Trintinalli JE, Ruiz E, Krome RL 9eds): Emergency Medicine; A Comprehensive Study Guide. 5th Edition, McGraw-Hill Book Company, 2000

Dribben W, Furbee B: Opioid Poisoning, in Harwood-Nuss AL, Wolfson AB, Linden CH, Sheperd SM, Stenklyft P: The Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine. 3rd Edition. Lipincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2000

Journal Articles

Dribben WH, Porto SM, Jeffords BK. The stability and microbiology of N-acetylcysteine used as an intravenous solution for treatment of acetaminophen poisoning. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2002; In press

Dribben WH, Kirk M. Successful organ procurement and transplantation from a victim of malathion poisoning. Clin Toxicol 2001; 39(6)

Dribben WH, Kirk M, Trippi J, Cordell W. A pilot study to assess the safety of dobutamine stress echocardiography in the emergency department evaluation of chest pain. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2001; 38(1):42-8

Mullins ME, Dribben W. The use of physostigmine in the management of gamma-hydroxybutyrate overdose. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2001; 38(3):347-8

Mullins ME, Dribben W. Physostigmine treatment of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid overdose: appropriate or inappropriate use of a reversal agent? Mayo Clinice Proceedings 2000 75(8):871-3

Internet Medical Content

Makram M, Dribben W. Phencylidine (PCP) toxicity. eMed Online Text, 2000

Makram M, Dribben W. LSD toxicity. eMed Online Text, 2000

For more articles and abstracts, take this off-site link to the National Library of Medicine Pub Med page for Dr. Dribben

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