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Faculty Physicians

Stephen Y. Liang, MD

Instructor, Clinical Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Division of Emergency Medicine

Specialty Areas

Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease
American Board of Emergency Medicine

Areas of Clinical Interest

Infectious diseases, emergency medicine, infection prevention

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Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

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

Education

Education

Medical Degree: University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 2004
Fellowship, Infectious Diseases: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2012
Postdoctoral Program : Clinical Research Training Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2012
BA, Biology & History: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 1998
Residency, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine: University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 2009
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine/Emergency Medicine: University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 2009

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding infection prevention among emergency medical services providers.
Liang SY, Vantassell P, Crowe RP, Froelke BR, Marschall J, Bentley MA
Am J Emerg Med. 2015 May; 33(5)725-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2015.02.026.

PMID:
    25745800
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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[Nursing care for ovarian cancer patients with intraperitoneal chemotherapy].
Lu YY, Chou JF, Tsao LI, Liang SY, Wu SF
Hu Li Za Zhi. 2015 Feb; 62(1)87-91. doi: 10.6224/JN.62.1.87.

PMID:
    25631188
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Biofeedback relaxation for pain associated with continuous passive motion in Taiwanese patients after total knee arthroplasty.
Wang TJ, Chang CF, Lou MF, Ao MK, Liu CC, Liang SY, Wu SF, Tung HH
Res Nurs Health. 2015 Feb; 38(1)39-50. doi: 10.1002/nur.21633.

PMID:
    25557776
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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8q24 rs4242382 polymorphism is a risk factor for prostate cancer among multi-ethnic populations: evidence from clinical detection in China and a meta-analysis.
Zhao CX, Liu M, Xu Y, Yang K, Wei D, Shi XH, Yang F, Zhang YG, Wang X, Liang SY, Zhao F, Zhang YR, Wang NN, Chen X, Sun L, Zhu XQ, Yuan HP, Zhu L, Yang YG, Tang L, Jiao HY, Huo ZH, Wang JY, Yang Z
Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2014; 15(19)8311-7.

PMID:
    25339022
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cognitive and epilepsy outcomes after epilepsy surgery caused by focal cortical dysplasia in children: early intervention maybe better.
Chen HH, Chen C, Hung SC, Liang SY, Lin SC, Hsu TR, Yeh TC, Yu HY, Lin CF, Hsu SP, Liang ML, Yang TF, Chu LS, Lin YY, Chang KP, Kwan SY, Ho DM, Wong TT, Shih YH
Childs Nerv Syst. 2014 Nov; 30(11)1885-95. doi: 10.1007/s00381-014-2463-y.

PMID:
    25296550
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Antimicrobial resistance in Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhi isolates from Bangladesh, Indonesia, Taiwan, and Vietnam.
Chiou CS, Lauderdale TL, Phung DC, Watanabe H, Kuo JC, Wang PJ, Liu YY, Liang SY, Chen PC
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2014 Nov; 58(11)6501-7. doi: 10.1128/AAC.03608-14.

PMID:
    25136011
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The silencing of the SWI/SNF subunit and anticancer gene BRM in Rhabdoid tumors.
Kahali B, Yu J, Marquez SB, Thompson KW, Liang SY, Lu L, Reisman D
Oncotarget. 2014 May 30; 5(10)3316-32.

PMID:
    24913006
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Differences in the perceptions of self-care, health education barriers and educational needs between diabetes patients and nurses.
Wu SF, Tung HH, Liang SY, Lee MC, Yu NC
Contemp Nurse. 2014 Feb; 46(2)187-96. doi: 10.5172/conu.2014.46.2.187.

PMID:
    24787252
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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An association of genotypes and antimicrobial resistance patterns among Salmonella isolates from pigs and humans in Taiwan.
Kuo HC, Lauderdale TL, Lo DY, Chen CL, Chen PC, Liang SY, Kuo JC, Liao YS, Liao CH, Tsao CS, Chiou CS
PLoS One. 2014; 9(4)e95772. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0095772.

PMID:
    24760078
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Infectious Disease/CDC Update. Evaluation of hepatitis C virus infection testing and report—eight US sites, 2005-2011.
Liang SY
Ann Emerg Med. 2014 May; 63(5)633-6. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2014.02.002.

PMID:
    24746427
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Infection prevention in the emergency department.
Liang SY, Theodoro DL, Schuur JD, Marschall J
Ann Emerg Med. 2014 Sep; 64(3)299-313. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2014.02.024.

PMID:
    24721718
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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An adaptive workflow coupled with Random Forest algorithm to identify intact N-glycopeptides detected from mass spectrometry.
Liang SY, Wu SW, Pu TH, Chang FY, Khoo KH
Bioinformatics. 2014 Jul 1; 30(13)1908-16. doi: 10.1093/bioinformatics/btu139.

PMID:
    24618467
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hand hygiene compliance among the nursing staff in freestanding nursing homes in Taiwan: a preliminary study.
Liu WI, Liang SY, Wu SF, Chuang YH
Int J Nurs Pract. 2014 Feb; 20(1)46-52. doi: 10.1111/ijn.12120.

PMID:
    24580975
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The illness experience of middle-aged men with oral cancer.
Cheng CH, Wang TJ, Lin YP, Lin HR, Hu WY, Wung SH, Liang SY
J Clin Nurs. 2013 Dec; 22(23-24)3549-56. doi: 10.1111/jocn.12455.

PMID:
    24580793
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Impact evaluation of HIV/AIDS education in rural Henan province of China.
Lv BY, Xiang YX, Zhao R, Feng ZC, Liang SY, Wang YM
J Huazhong Univ Sci Technolog Med Sci. 2013 Dec; 33(6)905-11. doi: 10.1007/s11596-013-1220-x.

PMID:
    24337857
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Concerns about pain and prescribed opioids in Taiwanese oncology outpatients.
Liang SY, Tung HH, Wu SF, Tsay SL, Wang TJ, Chen KP, Lu YY
Pain Manag Nurs. 2013 Dec; 14(4)336-42. doi: 10.1016/j.pmn.2011.08.004.

PMID:
    24315256
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The economic value of personalized medicine tests: what we know and what we need to know.
Phillips KA, Ann Sakowski J, Trosman J, Douglas MP, Liang SY, Neumann P
Genet Med. 2014 Mar; 16(3)251-7. doi: 10.1038/gim.2013.122.

PMID:
    24232413
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Daptomycin versus vancomycin for osteoarticular infections due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): a nested case-control study.
Liang SY, Khair HN, McDonald JR, Babcock HM, Marschall J
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2014 Apr; 33(4)659-64. doi: 10.1007/s10096-013-2001-y.

PMID:
    24186726
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A simple approach to obtain comparable Shigella sonnei MLVA results across laboratories.
Chiou CS, Izumiya H, Thong KL, Larsson JT, Liang SY, Kim J, Koh XP
Int J Med Microbiol. 2013 Dec; 303(8)678-84. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2013.09.008.

PMID:
    24168955
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Neuropsychological functions and quality of life in survived patients with intracranial germ cell tumors after treatment.
Liang SY, Yang TF, Chen YW, Liang ML, Chen HH, Chang KP, Shan IK, Chen YS, Wong TT
Neuro Oncol. 2013 Nov; 15(11)1543-51. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/not127.

PMID:
    24101738
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Trauma-related infections, orthopedic infections, skin and soft tissue infections, device infections, infection prevention