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Evan S Schwarz, MD

Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine
Section Chief, Medical Toxicology
Director, Medical Toxicology and Addiction Medicine Clinic

Specialty Areas

Emergency Medicine
Medical Toxicology

Board Certifications

Medical Toxicology
Emergency Medicine
Addiction Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Emergency medicine, toxicology, trauma, carbon monoxide poisoning, 

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • In the News

Location(s)

Location(s)

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

1 Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-362-4362
Fax: 314-362-0478

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Education

Education

BA: University of Texas at Austin 2001
Chief Resident: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO 2009
MD: University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston 2005
Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO 2009
Fellowship: Toxicology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas 2011

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

ACMT Position Statement: Remove the Waiver Requirement for Prescribing Buprenorphine for Opioid Use Disorder.
Marino R, Perrone J, Nelson LS, Wiegand TJ, Schwarz ES, Wax PM, Stolbach AI
J Med Toxicol. 2019 Aug 14; doi: 10.1007/s13181-019-00728-9.

PMID:
    31414402
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A New Way Forward in the Emergency Department.
Schwarz ES, Laes JR, Wiegand TJ
J Med Toxicol. 2019 Jul 5; doi: 10.1007/s13181-019-00718-x.

PMID:
    31278586
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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ACMT Position Statement: Buprenorphine Administration in the Emergency Department.
Wax PM, Stolbach AI, Schwarz ES, Warrick BJ, Wiegand TJ, Nelson LS
J Med Toxicol. 2019 Jul; 15(3)215-216. doi: 10.1007/s13181-019-00712-3.

PMID:
    31087272
    [PubMed - in process]
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5-Oxoproline concentrations in acute acetaminophen overdose.
Mullins ME, Jones MS, Nerenz RD, Schwarz ES, Dietzen DJ
Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2019 May 3; 1-3. doi: 10.1080/15563650.2019.1609684.

PMID:
    31050299
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Comments on Chhabria et al. "Lipid emulsion for acute organophosphate insecticide poisoning".
Mullins ME, Liss DB, Fishburn SJ, Dribben WH, Schwarz ES
Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2019 Aug; 57(8)751-752. doi: 10.1080/15563650.2018.1542154.

PMID:
    30666881
    [PubMed - in process]
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Addiction Medicine Consultations Reduce Readmission Rates for Patients With Serious Infections From Opioid Use Disorder.
Marks LR, Munigala S, Warren DK, Liang SY, Schwarz ES, Durkin MJ
Clin Infect Dis. 2019 May 17; 68(11)1935-1937. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy924.

PMID:
    30357363
    [PubMed - in process]
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Correction to: The Toxicology Investigators Consortium Case Registry-The 2017 Annual Report.
Farrugia LA, Rhyee SH, Campleman SL, Judge B, Kao L, Pizon A, Porter L, Riederer AM, Wiegand T, Calello DP, Wax PM, Brent J, Toxicology Investigators Consortium (ToxIC) Study Group.
J Med Toxicol. 2018 Dec; 14(4)333. doi: 10.1007/s13181-018-0681-5.

PMID:
    30276620
    [PubMed]
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A Bridge to Nowhere? Challenging Outpatient Transitions of Care for Acute Pain Patients in the Opioid Epidemic Era.
Carpenter CR, Lewis L, Jotte RS, Schwarz ES
Mo Med. 2018 May-Jun; 115(3)241-246.

PMID:
    30228730
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Opioid Crisis in Missouri: A Call to Action for Physicians, Legislators, and Society.
Lewis L, Carpenter CR, Schwarz ES, Jotte RS, Waller C, Winograd R, Williams R, Stenger S, Rehder H, Governick S, Giuffra L
Mo Med. 2017 Nov-Dec; 114(6)440-446.

PMID:
    30228662
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Ketamine as an Alternative to Opioids for Acute Pain in the Emergency Department.
Karlow N, Schlaepfer CH, Stoll CRT, Doering M, Carpenter CR, Colditz GA, Motov S, Miller J, Schwarz ES
Acad Emerg Med. 2018 Oct; 25(10)1086-1097. doi: 10.1111/acem.13502.

PMID:
    30019434
    [PubMed - in process]
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Safety and effectiveness of physostigmine: seeing the trees for the forest plot.
Mullins ME, Schwarz ES
Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2018 Sep; 56(9)868-869. doi: 10.1080/15563650.2018.1440589.

PMID:
    29490506
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sodium Acetate Infusion for Serum and Urine Alkalinization.
Liss DB, Schwarz ES, Mullins ME
Ann Emerg Med. 2017 Oct; 70(4)601-602. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2017.05.036.

PMID:
    28946986
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A comment on 'An assessment of the variation in the concentrations of acetylcysteine in infusions for the treatment of paracetamol overdose'.
O'Grady L, Mullins ME, Schwarz ES
Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2017 Dec; 83(12)2833-2834. doi: 10.1111/bcp.13380.

PMID:
    28833373
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Toxicology Investigators Consortium Case Registry-the 2016 Experience.
Farrugia LA, Rhyee SH, Calello DP, Campleman SL, Riederer AM, Malashock HR, Pizon A, Wiegand T, Wax PM, Brent J, Toxicology Investigators Consortium Study Group.
J Med Toxicol. 2017 Sep; 13(3)203-226. doi: 10.1007/s13181-017-0627-3.

PMID:
    28766237
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome and topical capsaicin: treating smoke with fire? - the authors reply.
Hafez Z, Mullins ME, Blohm E, O'Connor MJ, Dezieck L, Schwarz ES, Conicella A
Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2018 Jan; 56(1)79. doi: 10.1080/15563650.2017.1349912.

PMID:
    28730852
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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When two is not better than one.
Schwarz ES, Mullins ME, Liss D
Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2017 Oct; 83(10)2310-2311. doi: 10.1111/bcp.13320.

PMID:
    28543530
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Resolution of cannabis hyperemesis syndrome with topical capsaicin in the emergency department: a case series.
Dezieck L, Hafez Z, Conicella A, Blohm E, O'Connor MJ, Schwarz ES, Mullins ME
Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2017 Sep; 55(8)908-913. doi: 10.1080/15563650.2017.1324166.

PMID:
    28494183
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Should We Be Using the Poisoning Severity Score?
Schwarz ES, Kopec KT, Wiegand TJ, Wax PM, Brent J
J Med Toxicol. 2017 Jun; 13(2)135-145. doi: 10.1007/s13181-017-0609-5.

PMID:
    28283941
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The authors reply regarding "Do heroin overdose patients require observation after receiving naloxone?"
Willman MW, Liss DB, Schwarz ES, Mullins ME
Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2017 Apr; 55(4)309-310. doi: 10.1080/15563650.2017.1284337.

PMID:
    28152639
    [PubMed]
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Commentary on "A new drug with a nasty bite: A case of krokodil-induced skin necrosis in an intravenous drug user".
Mullins ME, Schwarz ES
JAAD Case Rep. 2016 Sep; 2(5)418.

PMID:
    27872889
    [PubMed]
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