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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

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Infectious diseases, emergency medicine, infection prevention

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

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

Accurate PCR Detection of Influenza A/B and RSV Using the Cepheid Xpert Flu+RSV Xpress Assay in Point-of-Care Settings: Comparison to Prodesse ProFlu.
Cohen DM, Kline J, May LS, Harnett GE, Gibson J, Liang SY, Rafique Z, Rodriguez CA, McGann KM Sr, Gaydos CA, Mayne D, Phillips D, Cohen J
J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Nov 15; pii: JCM.01237-17. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01237-17.

PMID:
    29142048
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Upregulation of PRMT6 by LPS suppresses Klotho expression through interaction with NF-κB in glomerular mesangial cells.
Tsai KD, Lee WX, Chen W, Chen BY, Chen KL, Hsiao TC, Wang SH, Lee YJ, Liang SY, Shieh JC, Lin TH
J Cell Biochem. 2017 Nov 13; doi: 10.1002/jcb.26511.

PMID:
    29131380
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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High pretreatment plasma D-dimer predicts poor survival of colorectal cancer: insight from a meta-analysis of observational studies.
Lu SL, Ye ZH, Ling T, Liang SY, Li H, Tang XZ, Xu YS, Tang WZ
Oncotarget. 2017 Oct 6; 8(46)81186-81194. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.20919.

PMID:
    29113378
    [PubMed]
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An evaluation of current working canine decontamination procedures and methods for improvement.
Venable E, Discepolo D, Powell E, Liang SY
J Vet Behav. 2017 Sep-Oct; 2153-58. doi: 10.1016/j.jveb.2017.07.008.

PMID:
    29104518
    [PubMed]
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The Lived Experience of Gynecologic Cancer Survivors in Taiwan.
Tsai LY, Wang KL, Liang SY, Tsai JM, Tsay SL
J Nurs Res. 2017 Dec; 25(6)447-454. doi: 10.1097/JNR.0000000000000229.

PMID:
    29023254
    [PubMed - in process]
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Commentary.
Liang SY, Lulla A
Ann Emerg Med. 2017 Oct; 70(4)578-579. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2017.07.480.

PMID:
    28946977
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinical study on minimally invasive liquefaction and drainage of intracerebral hematoma in the treatment of hypertensive putamen hemorrhage.
Liang KS, Yin CB, Peng LJ, Liu ZC, Guo X, Liang SY, Zhou SN
Technol Health Care. 2017 Aug 18; doi: 10.3233/THC-170950.

PMID:
    28854525
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Erratum to: Antimicrobials: a global alliance for optimizing their rational use in intra-abdominal infections (AGORA).
Sartelli M, Weber DG, Ruppé E, Bassetti M, Wright BJ, Ansaloni L, Catena F, Coccolini F, Abu-Zidan FM, Coimbra R, Moore EE, Moore FA, Maier RV, De Waele JJ, Kirkpatrick AW, Griffiths EA, Eckmann C, Brink AJ, Mazuski JE, May AK, Sawyer RG, Mertz D, Montravers P, Kumar A, Roberts JA, Vincent JL, Watkins RR, Lowman W, Spellberg B, Abbott IJ, Adesunkanmi AK, Al-Dahir S, Al-Hasan MN, Agresta F, Althani AA, Ansari S, Ansumana R, Augustin G, Bala M, Balogh ZJ, Baraket O, Bhangu A, Beltrán MA, Bernhard M, Biffl WL, Boermeester MA, Brecher SM, Cherry-Bukowiec JR, Buyne OR, Cainzos MA, Cairns KA, Camacho-Ortiz A, Chandy SJ, Che Jusoh A, Chichom-Mefire A, Colijn C, Corcione F, Cui Y, Curcio D, Delibegovic S, Demetrashvili Z, De Simone B, Dhingra S, Diaz JJ, Di Carlo I, Dillip A, Di Saverio S, Doyle MP, Dorj G, Dogjani A, Dupont H, Eachempati SR, Enani MA, Egiev VN, Elmangory MM, Ferrada P, Fitchett JR, Fraga GP, Guessennd N, Giamarellou H, Ghnnam W, Gkiokas G, Goldberg SR, Gomes CA, Gomi H, Guzmán-Blanco M, Haque M, Hansen S, Hecker A, Heizmann WR, Herzog T, Hodonou AM, Hong SK, Kafka-Ritsch R, Kaplan LJ, Kapoor G, Karamarkovic A, Kees MG, Kenig J, Kiguba R, Kim PK, Kluger Y, Khokha V, Koike K, Kok KY, Kong V, Knox MC, Inaba K, Isik A, Iskandar K, Ivatury RR, Labbate M, Labricciosa FM, Laterre PF, Latifi R, Lee JG, Lee YR, Leone M, Leppaniemi A, Li Y, Liang SY, Loho T, Maegele M, Malama S, Marei HE, Martin-Loeches I, Marwah S, Massele A, McFarlane M, Melo RB, Negoi I, Nicolau DP, Nord CE, Ofori-Asenso R, Omari AH, Ordonez CA, Ouadii M, Pereira Júnior GA, Piazza D, Pupelis G, Rawson TM, Rems M, Rizoli S, Rocha C, Sakakushev B, Sanchez-Garcia M, Sato N, Segovia Lohse HA, Sganga G, Siribumrungwong B, Shelat VG, Soreide K, Soto R, Talving P, Tilsed JV, Timsit JF, Trueba G, Trung NT, Ulrych J, van Goor H, Vereczkei A, Vohra RS, Wani I, Uhl W, Xiao Y, Yuan KC, Zachariah SK, Zahar JR, Zakrison TL, Corcione A, Melotti RM, Viscoli C, Viale P
World J Emerg Surg. 2017; 1235. doi: 10.1186/s13017-017-0147-0.

PMID:
    28785301
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The <i>Global Alliance for Infections in Surgery:</i> defining a model for antimicrobial stewardship-results from an international cross-sectional survey.
Sartelli M, Labricciosa FM, Barbadoro P, Pagani L, Ansaloni L, Brink AJ, Carlet J, Khanna A, Chichom-Mefire A, Coccolini F, Di Saverio S, May AK, Viale P, Watkins RR, Scudeller L, Abbo LM, Abu-Zidan FM, Adesunkanmi AK, Al-Dahir S, Al-Hasan MN, Alis H, Alves C, Araujo da Silva AR, Augustin G, Bala M, Barie PS, Beltrán MA, Bhangu A, Bouchra B, Brecher SM, Caínzos MA, Camacho-Ortiz A, Catani M, Chandy SJ, Jusoh AC, Cherry-Bukowiec JR, Chiara O, Colak E, Cornely OA, Cui Y, Demetrashvili Z, De Simone B, De Waele JJ, Dhingra S, Di Marzo F, Dogjani A, Dorj G, Dortet L, Duane TM, Elmangory MM, Enani MA, Ferrada P, Esteban Foianini J, Gachabayov M, Gandhi C, Ghnnam WM, Giamarellou H, Gkiokas G, Gomi H, Goranovic T, Griffiths EA, Guerra Gronerth RI, Haidamus Monteiro JC, Hardcastle TC, Hecker A, Hodonou AM, Ioannidis O, Isik A, Iskandar KA, Kafil HS, Kanj SS, Kaplan LJ, Kapoor G, Karamarkovic AR, Kenig J, Kerschaever I, Khamis F, Khokha V, Kiguba R, Kim HB, Ko WC, Koike K, Kozlovska I, Kumar A, Lagunes L, Latifi R, Lee JG, Lee YR, Leppäniemi A, Li Y, Liang SY, Lowman W, Machain GM, Maegele M, Major P, Malama S, Manzano-Nunez R, Marinis A, Martinez Casas I, Marwah S, Maseda E, McFarlane ME, Memish Z, Mertz D, Mesina C, Mishra SK, Moore EE, Munyika A, Mylonakis E, Napolitano L, Negoi I, Nestorovic MD, Nicolau DP, Omari AH, Ordonez CA, Paiva JA, Pant ND, Parreira JG, Pędziwiatr M, Pereira BM, Ponce-de-Leon A, Poulakou G, Preller J, Pulcini C, Pupelis G, Quiodettis M, Rawson TM, Reis T, Rems M, Rizoli S, Roberts J, Pereira NR, Rodríguez-Baño J, Sakakushev B, Sanders J, Santos N, Sato N, Sawyer RG, Scarpelini S, Scoccia L, Shafiq N, Shelat V, Sifri CD, Siribumrungwong B, Søreide K, Soto R, de Souza HP, Talving P, Trung NT, Tessier JM, Tumbarello M, Ulrych J, Uranues S, Van Goor H, Vereczkei A, Wagenlehner F, Xiao Y, Yuan KC, Wechsler-Fördös A, Zahar JR, Zakrison TL, Zuckerbraun B, Zuidema WP, Catena F
World J Emerg Surg. 2017; 1234. doi: 10.1186/s13017-017-0145-2.

PMID:
    28775763
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Invasive Fungal Infections Secondary to Traumatic Injury.
Kronen R, Liang SY, Bochicchio G, Bochicchio K, Powderly WG, Spec A
Int J Infect Dis. 2017 Sep; 62102-111. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2017.07.002.

PMID:
    28705753
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Ubiquitination of tumor suppressor PML regulates prometastatic and immunosuppressive tumor microenvironment.
Wang YT, Chen J, Chang CW, Jen J, Huang TY, Chen CM, Shen R, Liang SY, Cheng IC, Yang SC, Lai WW, Cheng KH, Hsieh TS, Lai MZ, Cheng HC, Wang YC, Chen RH
J Clin Invest. 2017 Aug 1; 127(8)2982-2997. doi: 10.1172/JCI89957.

PMID:
    28691927
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Resilience and Coping Strategies Influencing the Quality of Life in Patients With Brain Tumor.
Pan CJ, Liu HC, Liang SY, Liu CY, Wu WW, Cheng SF
Clin Nurs Res. 2017 Jun 1; 1054773817714562. doi: 10.1177/1054773817714562.

PMID:
    28658969
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Analgosedation Practices and the Impact of Sedation Depth on Clinical Outcomes Among Patients Requiring Mechanical Ventilation in the ED: A Cohort Study.
Stephens RJ, Ablordeppey E, Drewry AM, Palmer C, Wessman BT, Mohr NM, Roberts BW, Liang SY, Kollef MH, Fuller BM
Chest. 2017 Nov; 152(5)963-971. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2017.05.041.

PMID:
    28645462
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[Expression of β-integrin family members in children with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia].
Kong QL, An XZ, Guan XM, Ma YM, Li PF, Liang SY, Hu YN, Cui YH, Yu J
Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2017 Jun; 19(6)620-626.

PMID:
    28606226
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Assessment of Healthcare Worker Protocol Deviations and Self-Contamination During Personal Protective Equipment Donning and Doffing.
Kwon JH, Burnham CD, Reske KA, Liang SY, Hink T, Wallace MA, Shupe A, Seiler S, Cass C, Fraser VJ, Dubberke ER
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Sep; 38(9)1077-1083. doi: 10.1017/ice.2017.121.

PMID:
    28606192
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Experimental infections of mosquitoes with severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus.
Liang SY, Chu HL, Guo XL, Wang W, Chen HN, Zhang YF, Chen Y, Wu T, Bao CJ, Zhou MH
Infect Dis Poverty. 2017 Jun 1; 6(1)78. doi: 10.1186/s40249-017-0282-6.

PMID:
    28569189
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Conflict when making decisions about dialysis modality.
Chen NH, Lin YP, Liang SY, Tung HH, Tsay SL, Wang TJ
J Clin Nurs. 2017 May 25; doi: 10.1111/jocn.13890.

PMID:
    28543737
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Assessing Self-concept as a Mediator Between Anger and Resilience in Adolescents With Cancer in Taiwan.
Wu WW, Chang JT, Tsai SY, Liang SY
Cancer Nurs. 2017 May 23; doi: 10.1097/NCC.0000000000000512.

PMID:
    28537955
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[PRPS1 Expression in Children with Acute Leukemia and Its Clinical Significance].
Ma YM, An XZ, Guan XM, Kong QL, Li PF, Xian Y, Xiao JW, Meng Y, Liang SY, Yu J
Zhongguo Shi Yan Xue Ye Xue Za Zhi. 2017 Apr; 25(2)311-317. doi: doi:10.7534/j.issn.1009-2137.2017.02.001.

PMID:
    28446267
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Successful Treatment of Prosthetic Joint Infection due to Vancomycin-resistant Enterococci with Tedizolid.
Si S, Durkin MJ, Mercier MM, Yarbrough ML, Liang SY
Infect Dis Clin Pract (Baltim Md). 2017 Mar; 25(2)105-107. doi: 10.1097/IPC.0000000000000469.

PMID:
    28428726
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Areas of Research Interest

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