Michael Jay Bresler

Emergency medicine doctor

Clinical Professor, Surgery - Emergency Medicine

Emergency Department

  • 900 Quarry Road Extension
  • Stanford, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-723-5111
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (1974) CA

Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (1974) CA

Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (1979) CA

Board Certification: Emergency Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine (1981)

Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (1973) CA

M.D., Stanford University, Medicine (1973)

B.A., Amherst College, Biology (1968)

Honors & Awards

Hero of Emergency Medicine For "Outstanding achievement and dedication to emergency medicine”, American College of Emergency Physicians (2008)

Wiegenstein Award "For inspiration, dedication, advocacy, and vision", American College of Emergency Physicians (The College's highest award) (1994)

Walter T. Edwards Award for Outstanding Service, California Chapter, ACEP - (The Chapter's highest award for leadership) (1990)

Special Resolution of Commendation for Outstanding Service, American College of Emergency Physicians (1993)

Honorary Member, American College of Emergency Physicians (1994)

Council Meritorious Service Award, National Council, American College of Emergency Physicians (1997)

Cardiovascular Emergencies
Mattu, A., Brady, W. J., Bresler, M. J., Silvers, S. M., Stahmer, S. A., & Tabas, J. A. (Eds.). (2014). Cardiovascular Emergencies. American College of Emergency Physicians.

Textbook of Cardiovascular Care and CPR
Field, Jm., Bresler MJ, Kudenchuk PJ, Mattu A, OConnor R, & Silvers SM. (2009). Textbook of Cardiovascular Care and CPR.

Reperfusion strategies in the emergency treatment of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
Peacock, W. F., Hollander, J. E., Smalling, R. W., & Bresler, M. J. (2007). Reperfusion strategies in the emergency treatment of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 25(3), 353-366.

Bresler M, Sternbach G: Manual of Emergency Medicine.
Bresler MJ, Sternbach, & GL. (1998). Bresler M, Sternbach G: Manual of Emergency Medicine..

Acute myocardial infarction: subtleties of diagnosis in the emergency department.
BRESLER, M. J., & Gibler, W. B. (1990). Acute myocardial infarction: subtleties of diagnosis in the emergency department. Annals of emergency medicine, 1-15.

FUTURE-ROLE OF THROMBOLYTIC THERAPY IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE
BRESLER, M. J. (1989). FUTURE-ROLE OF THROMBOLYTIC THERAPY IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 18(12), 1331-1338.

Near-fatal suicidal hanging.
Sternbach, G., & BRESLER, M. J. (1989). Near-fatal suicidal hanging. journal of emergency medicine, 7(5), 513-516.

The adult respiratory distress syndrome.
BRESLER, M. J., & Sternbach, G. L. (1989). The adult respiratory distress syndrome. Emergency medicine clinics of North America, 7(2), 419-430.

Emergency medicine: computed tomography versus peritoneal lavage in blunt abdominal trauma.
BRESLER, M. J. (1987). Emergency medicine: computed tomography versus peritoneal lavage in blunt abdominal trauma. Western journal of medicine, 146(5), 610-?.

COMPUTED-TOMOGRAPHY OF THE ABDOMEN
BRESLER, M. J. (1986). COMPUTED-TOMOGRAPHY OF THE ABDOMEN. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 15(3), 280-285.

The agenda for emergency medicine.
BRESLER, M. J. (1984). The agenda for emergency medicine. American journal of emergency medicine, 2(2), 175-176.

The polarization of emergency medical care.
BRESLER, M. J. (1983). The polarization of emergency medical care. American journal of emergency medicine, 1(2), 240-241.

TOXIC SHOCK SYNDROME DUE TO OCCULT POSTOPERATIVE WOUND-INFECTION
BRESLER, M. J. (1983). TOXIC SHOCK SYNDROME DUE TO OCCULT POSTOPERATIVE WOUND-INFECTION. WESTERN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 139(5), 710-713.

OCCULT CERVICAL-SPINE FRACTURE IN AN AMBULATORY PATIENT
BRESLER, M. J., & RICH, G. H. (1982). OCCULT CERVICAL-SPINE FRACTURE IN AN AMBULATORY PATIENT. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 11(8), 440-442.

SCREENING FOR GLAUCOMA IN PATIENTS RECEIVING PSYCHOTROPICS
Hoffman, R. S. (1982). SCREENING FOR GLAUCOMA IN PATIENTS RECEIVING PSYCHOTROPICS. PSYCHOSOMATICS, 23(2), 205-206.

PRECEPTORSHIPS FOR EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS
ELIASTAM, M., BRESLER, M. J., & Gold, I. (1981). PRECEPTORSHIPS FOR EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 10(7), 381-384.

PREVENTION OF LATROGENIC ACUTE NARROW-ANGLE GLAUCOMA
BRESLER, M. J., & Hoffman, R. S. (1981). PREVENTION OF LATROGENIC ACUTE NARROW-ANGLE GLAUCOMA. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 10(10), 535-537.