Donald Schreiber

Emergency medicine doctor

Emergency Department

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

Board Certification: Emergency Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine (1983)

Residency: USC/LAC Medical Center (1982) CA

Internship: Queen Elizabeth Hospital (1979)

Medical Education: Mcgill University (1978) Canada

B. Eng, McGill University, Electrical Engineering (1974)

MD,CM, McGill University, Medicine (1978)

Administrative Appointments

Director Quality Improvement, Division of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 2006

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Hospital & Clinics patient, you have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Copeptin Helps in the Early Detection of Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction Primary Results of the CHOPIN Trial (Copeptin Helps in the early detection Of Patients with acute myocardial INfarction)
Maisel, A., Mueller, C., Neath, S.-X., Christenson, R. H., Morgenthaler, N. G., & Peacock, W. F. (2013). Copeptin Helps in the Early Detection of Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction Primary Results of the CHOPIN Trial (Copeptin Helps in the early detection Of Patients with acute myocardial INfarction). JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 62(2), 150-160.

Short-term (90 min) diagnostic performance for acute non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction and 30-day prognostic evaluation of a novel third-generation high sensitivity troponin I assay'
Schreiber, D. H., Agbo, C., & Wu, A. Hb. (2012). Short-term (90 min) diagnostic performance for acute non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction and 30-day prognostic evaluation of a novel third-generation high sensitivity troponin I assay'. CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, 45(16-17), 1295-1301.

Therapy and outcomes in massive pulmonary embolism from the Emergency Medicine Pulmonary Embolism in the Real World Registry
Lin, B. W., Schreiber, D. H., Liu, G., Briese, B., Hiestand, B., & Pollack, C. V. (2012). Therapy and outcomes in massive pulmonary embolism from the Emergency Medicine Pulmonary Embolism in the Real World Registry. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 30(9), 1774-1781.

Thrombolysis for normotensive patients with acute symptomatic pulmonary embolism: a rebuttal
Kline, J. A., Pollack, C. V., Schreiber, D., & BRIESE, B. (2012). Thrombolysis for normotensive patients with acute symptomatic pulmonary embolism: a rebuttal. JOURNAL OF THROMBOSIS AND HAEMOSTASIS, 10(9), 1973-1974.

Predictors of 30-day Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Prior Percutaneous Coronary Intervention or Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
Esposito, E. C., Hollander, J. E., Ryan, R. J., Schreiber, D., O'Neil, B., & Lindsell, C. J. (2011). Predictors of 30-day Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Prior Percutaneous Coronary Intervention or Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 18(6), 613-618.

Clinical Characteristics, Management, and Outcomes of Patients Diagnosed With Acute Pulmonary Embolism in the Emergency Department Initial Report of EMPEROR (Multicenter Emergency Medicine Pulmonary Embolism in the Real World Registry)
Pollack, C. V., Schreiber, D., Goldhaber, S. Z., Slattery, D., Fanikos, J., & Kline, J. A. (2011). Clinical Characteristics, Management, and Outcomes of Patients Diagnosed With Acute Pulmonary Embolism in the Emergency Department Initial Report of EMPEROR (Multicenter Emergency Medicine Pulmonary Embolism in the Real World Registry). JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 57(6), 700-706.

A Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Central Laboratory and Point-of-Care Cardiac Marker Testing Strategies: The Disposition Impacted by Serial Point of Care Markers in Acute Coronary Syndromes (DISPO-ACS) Trial
Ryan, R. J., Lindsell, C. J., Hollander, J. E., O'Neil, B., Jackson, R., & Gibler, W. B. (2009). A Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Central Laboratory and Point-of-Care Cardiac Marker Testing Strategies: The Disposition Impacted by Serial Point of Care Markers in Acute Coronary Syndromes (DISPO-ACS) Trial. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 53(3), 321-328.

Impact of nesiritide on renal function in patients with acute decompensated failure an pre-existing renal dysfunction - A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial
Witteles, R. M., Kao, D., Christopherson, D., Matsuda, K., Vagelos, R. H., & Fowler, M. B. (2007). Impact of nesiritide on renal function in patients with acute decompensated failure an pre-existing renal dysfunction - A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 50(19), 1835-1840.

Statin-induced rhabdomyolysis
Schreiber, D. H., & Anderson, T. R. (2006). Statin-induced rhabdomyolysis. JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 31(2), 177-180.

Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation precipitated by amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis five months after cessation of therapy
Schreiber, D. H., & DeFreest, M. S. (2006). Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation precipitated by amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis five months after cessation of therapy. JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 31(1), 61-64.

Drug-related emergency department visits in an elderly veteran population
Yee, J. L., Hasson, N. K., & Schreiber, D. H. (2005). Drug-related emergency department visits in an elderly veteran population. ANNALS OF PHARMACOTHERAPY, 39(12), 1990-1995.

Sex differences among children 2-13 years of age presenting at the emergency department with acute asthma
Schatz, M., Clark, S., Emond, J. A., Schreiber, D., & Camargo, C. A. (2004). Sex differences among children 2-13 years of age presenting at the emergency department with acute asthma. PEDIATRIC PULMONOLOGY, 37(6), 523-529.

Comparison of 30-day outcome, resource use, and coronary artery disease severity in patients with suspected coronary artery disease with and without diabetes mellitus assigned to chest pain units
Sanchez, C. D., Newby, L. K., Hasselblad, V., McNulty, S. E., Storrow, A. B., & Ohman, E. M. (2003). Comparison of 30-day outcome, resource use, and coronary artery disease severity in patients with suspected coronary artery disease with and without diabetes mellitus assigned to chest pain units. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, 91(10), 1228-1230.

Adjunctive platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibition with tirofiban before primary Angioplasty improves angiographic outcomes - Results of the TIrofiban given in the emergency room before primary angioplasty (TIGER-PA) pilot trial
Lee, D. P., Herity, N. A., Hiatt, B. L., Fearon, W. F., Rezaee, M., & Yeung, A. C. (2003). Adjunctive platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibition with tirofiban before primary Angioplasty improves angiographic outcomes - Results of the TIrofiban given in the emergency room before primary angioplasty (TIGER-PA) pilot trial. CIRCULATION, 107(11), 1497-1501.

Adverse cardiac events in emergency department patients with chest pain six months after a negative inpatient evaluation for acute coronary syndrome
Manini, A. F., Gisondi, M. A., van der Vlugt, T. M., & Schreiber, D. H. (2002). Adverse cardiac events in emergency department patients with chest pain six months after a negative inpatient evaluation for acute coronary syndrome. ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 9(9), 896-902.

Bedside multimarker testing for risk stratification in chest pain units - The chest pain evaluation by creatine Kinase-MB, myoglobin, and troponin I (CHECKMATE) study
Newby, L. K., Storrow, A. B., Gibler, W. B., Garvey, J. L., Tucker, J. F., & Ohman, M. (2001). Bedside multimarker testing for risk stratification in chest pain units - The chest pain evaluation by creatine Kinase-MB, myoglobin, and troponin I (CHECKMATE) study. CIRCULATION, 103(14), 1832-1837.

Acute asthma among pregnant women presenting to the emergency department
Cydulka, R. K., Emerman, C. L., Schreiber, D., Molander, K. H., Woodruff, P. G., & Camargo, C. A. (1999). Acute asthma among pregnant women presenting to the emergency department. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 160(3), 887-892.