Michael Levine

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Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Risk of intracranial injury after minor head trauma in patients with pre-injury use of clopidogrel
    Michael Levine
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Section of Medical Toxicology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 32:71-4. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Compartment syndrome after "bath salts" use: a case series
    Michael Levine
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 61:480-3. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Obstetric toxicology: teratogens
    Michael Levine
    Section of Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, Room 1011, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 30:977-90. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Overdose of atypical antipsychotics: clinical presentation, mechanisms of toxicity and management
    Michael Levine
    Section of Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    CNS Drugs 26:601-11. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Delayed-onset seizure and cardiac arrest after amitriptyline overdose, treated with intravenous lipid emulsion therapy
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e432-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Toxicology in the ICU: part 3: natural toxins
    Michael Levine
    Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Department of Medical Toxicology, 925 E McDowell Rd, 2nd Floor, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
    Chest 140:1357-70. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Paliperidone overdose with delayed onset of toxicity
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 58:80-2. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Toxicology in the ICU: Part 2: specific toxins
    Daniel E Brooks
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
    Chest 140:1072-85. 2011
  9. pmc Cardiotoxicity and serotonin syndrome complicating a milnacipran overdose
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    J Med Toxicol 7:312-6. 2011
  10. pmc Reversal of thienopyridine-induced platelet dysfunction following desmopressin administration
    Michael Levine
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Section of Medical Toxicology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 90033, USA
    J Med Toxicol 9:139-43. 2013

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Risk of intracranial injury after minor head trauma in patients with pre-injury use of clopidogrel
    Michael Levine
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Section of Medical Toxicology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 32:71-4. 2014
    ..Clopidogrel is an adenosine diphosphate receptor antagonist. The risk of intracranial hemorrhage following minor head trauma in patients with pre-injury use of clopidogrel has not been fully determined...
  2. doi request reprint Compartment syndrome after "bath salts" use: a case series
    Michael Levine
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 61:480-3. 2013
    ..Management included fasciotomy in 2 patients and medical management in the third. Two of the 3 patients made a complete recovery before hospital discharge; the third patient was hemodialysis dependent at 5-month follow-up...
  3. doi request reprint Obstetric toxicology: teratogens
    Michael Levine
    Section of Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, Room 1011, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 30:977-90. 2012
    ..Expert resources should be identified and used because the FDA's classification of drugs based on pregnancy risk does not represent the most up-to-date or accurate assessment of a drug's safety...
  4. doi request reprint Overdose of atypical antipsychotics: clinical presentation, mechanisms of toxicity and management
    Michael Levine
    Section of Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    CNS Drugs 26:601-11. 2012
    ..Benzodiazepines should be used for seizures, with barbiturates used for refractory seizures. Intravenous magnesium can be administered for patients with a corrected QT interval exceeding 500 milliseconds...
  5. doi request reprint Delayed-onset seizure and cardiac arrest after amitriptyline overdose, treated with intravenous lipid emulsion therapy
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e432-8. 2012
    ..This case is unique; not only is it one of the first reported cases of lipid emulsion being used in a pediatric patient, but in that the patient developed delayed toxicity and iatrogenic harm from the ILE...
  6. doi request reprint Toxicology in the ICU: part 3: natural toxins
    Michael Levine
    Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Department of Medical Toxicology, 925 E McDowell Rd, 2nd Floor, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
    Chest 140:1357-70. 2011
    ..The first article discussed the general approach to the patient, including laboratory testing; the second article focused on specific toxic agents, grouped into categories...
  7. doi request reprint Paliperidone overdose with delayed onset of toxicity
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 58:80-2. 2011
    ..1 mg/kg) of paliperidone. This case is not only one of the first cases of paliperidone overdose described in the literature but also is unique in that it describes delayed onset of toxicity, as well as extended duration of symptoms...
  8. doi request reprint Toxicology in the ICU: Part 2: specific toxins
    Daniel E Brooks
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
    Chest 140:1072-85. 2011
    ..The first article discussed the general approach to the toxicology patient, including laboratory testing; the third article will cover natural toxins...
  9. pmc Cardiotoxicity and serotonin syndrome complicating a milnacipran overdose
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    J Med Toxicol 7:312-6. 2011
    ..To our knowledge, this represents the first case of cardiac toxicity complicating a milnacipran overdose in the medical literature...
  10. pmc Reversal of thienopyridine-induced platelet dysfunction following desmopressin administration
    Michael Levine
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Section of Medical Toxicology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 90033, USA
    J Med Toxicol 9:139-43. 2013
    ..6 μg/kg DDAVP. In this model of an ADP-receptor antagonist, DDAVP results in partial reversal of clopidogrel-induced platelet dysfunction...
  11. pmc Influence of drug use on morbidity and mortality in heatstroke
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    J Med Toxicol 8:252-7. 2012
    ..Drugs that impair thermoregulation are frequently encountered in patients admitted for heatstroke. Patients taking such drugs may experience increased morbidity over those patients not taking such drugs...
  12. pmc Heavy metal contaminants in yerberia shop products
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    J Med Toxicol 9:21-4. 2013
    ..4). Heavy metal contaminants are commonly encountered in over-the-counter herbal "cold" medications purchased at Yerberias in the southwest...
  13. doi request reprint Hypoglycemia after accidental pediatric sulfonylurea ingestions
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:846-9. 2011
    ..These medications are associated with delayed and often prolonged hypoglycemia. As such, most authorities but not all recommend admission for all pediatric patients with an accidental sulfonylurea ingestion...
  14. doi request reprint Toxicology in the ICU: Part 1: general overview and approach to treatment
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
    Chest 140:795-806. 2011
    ..The second article will address the management of specific overdoses; the last will cover plants, mushrooms, envenomations, and heavy metals...
  15. doi request reprint Ethylene glycol elimination kinetics and outcomes in patients managed without hemodialysis
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 59:527-31. 2012
    ..We study ethylene glycol elimination kinetics in patients treated with fomepizole, but without hemodialysis...
  16. pmc Recurrent seizures and serotonin syndrome following "2C-I" ingestion
    Adam Bosak
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    J Med Toxicol 9:196-8. 2013
    ..Comprehensive drug testing revealed the presence of 2C-I. The pharmacologic properties of 2C-I are also discussed...
  17. doi request reprint Central nervous system toxicity
    Anne Michelle Ruha
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Center for Toxicology and Pharmacology Education and Research, University of Arizona College of Medicine, 925 East McDowell Road, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA Electronic address
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 32:205-21. 2014
    ..Toxicity may manifest as altered thought content resulting in psychosis or confusion; may affect arousal, resulting in lethargy, stupor, or coma; or may affect both elements of consciousness. Seizures may also occur...
  18. doi request reprint Critical care management of verapamil and diltiazem overdose with a focus on vasopressors: a 25-year experience at a single center
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 62:252-8. 2013
    ..This article describes the management and outcome of patients with nondihydropyridine calcium-channel blocker overdose, with an emphasis on vasopressor dosing, at a single center...
  19. doi request reprint Ethanol ingestion in two infants under 2 months old: a previously unreported cause of ALTE
    Taylor McCormick
    LAC USC Department of Emergency Medicine, 1200 N State St, Ste 1011, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e604-7. 2013
    ..Ethanol ingestion may be an underrecognized cause of an ALTE and should be considered if the history or physical examination is suggestive...
  20. doi request reprint Methemoglobinemia after a mediastinal stab wound
    Michael Levine
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Section of Medical Toxicology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona
    J Emerg Med 45:e153-6. 2013
    ..Methemoglobinemia is a relatively common, potentially fatal syndrome resulting from oxidative stress. Of the numerous causes identified, toxins are the most common precipitating event...
  21. pmc Polyuria, acidosis, and coma following massive ibuprofen ingestion
    Michael Levine
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    J Med Toxicol 6:315-7. 2010
    ..This case is unique in several ways. First, ibuprofen levels this high have only rarely been described. Second, polyuria is very poorly described following ibuprofen ingestions...
  22. pmc Case files of the Medical Toxicology Fellowship at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ: a non-warfarin anticoagulant overdose
    Chip Gresham
    Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Banner Poison Control Center, Phoenix, AZ 85006, USA
    J Med Toxicol 5:242-9. 2009
    ..He previously had an inferior vena cava filter placed, and had received tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) for a cerebrovascular accident. A toxicology consult was obtained in the ED...