Dr Stephen H Halpern, MD, MSc, FRCPC - University of Toronto

Dr Stephen H Halpern

MD, MSc, FRCPC

University of Toronto

Toronto, ON | Canada

Main Specialties: Anesthesiology

Additional Specialties: anesthesiology

Dr Stephen H Halpern, MD, MSc, FRCPC - University of Toronto

Dr Stephen H Halpern

MD, MSc, FRCPC

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Primary Affiliation: University of Toronto - Toronto, ON , Canada

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26Publications

300Reads

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126PubMed Central Citations

The Effect of Intrathecal Morphine Dose on Outcomes After Elective Cesarean Delivery: A Meta-Analysis.

Anesth Analg 2016 07;123(1):154-64

From the *Department of Anaesthesia, University College London Hospital, London, United Kingdom; †Department of Anesthesia, University of Toronto and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; ‡Department of Anaesthesia, St. Thomas' Hospital, London, United Kingdom; and §Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0000000000001255DOI Listing
July 2016
15 Reads
5 Citations
3.472 Impact Factor

Will the Real Benefits of Single-Shot Interscalene Block Please Stand Up? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Anesth Analg 2015 May;120(5):1114-29

From the *Department of Anesthesia, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; †Department of Anesthesia and the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; ‡Division of Obstetric Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesia, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; §Department of Anesthesia, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; ║Department of Anesthesia, Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; and ¶Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0000000000000688DOI Listing
May 2015
6 Reads
5 Citations
3.472 Impact Factor

Placenta accreta: successful outcome is all in the planning.

Int J Obstet Anesth 2013 Nov 13;22(4):269-71. Epub 2013 Aug 13.

Professor of Anesthesiology, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Vice-chair for Quality and Co-Director, Obstetric Anesthesiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijoa.2013.08.002DOI Listing
November 2013
10 Reads
1.832 Impact Factor

Repeated hands-and-knees positioning during labour: a randomized pilot study.

PeerJ 2013 12;1:e25. Epub 2013 Feb 12.

Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing , University of Toronto , Toronto , Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.25DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3629039PMC
July 2013
19 Reads
1 Citation

Case report: Rhabdomyolysis in morbidly obese patients: anesthetic considerations.

Can J Anaesth 2013 Mar 17;60(3):290-3. Epub 2012 Nov 17.

Department of Anesthesia, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Avenue,Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12630-012-9823-4DOI Listing
March 2013
8 Reads
1 Citation
2.530 Impact Factor

Cardiac arrest in the operating room: do we need to check the carotid pulse?

Can J Anaesth 2013 Jan 9;60(1):91-2. Epub 2012 Nov 9.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12630-012-9816-3DOI Listing
January 2013
3 Reads
2.530 Impact Factor

Epidural analgesia for labor: Current techniques.

Local Reg Anesth 2010 8;3:143-53. Epub 2010 Dec 8.

Department of Anesthesia, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/LRA.S10237DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3417963PMC
November 2012
32 Reads
4 Citations

The use of ultrasound for lumbar spinous process identification: A pilot study.

Can J Anaesth 2010 Sep 25;57(9):817-22. Epub 2010 May 25.

Department of Anesthesia, Women's College Hospital, University of Toronto, 76 Grenville Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 1B2, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12630-010-9337-xDOI Listing
September 2010
6 Reads
4 Citations
2.530 Impact Factor

Effect of labor analgesia on labor outcome.

Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 2010 Jun;23(3):317-22

University of Toronto and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Division of Obstetrical Anesthesia, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ACO.0b013e3283385492DOI Listing
June 2010
12 Reads
8 Citations
1.980 Impact Factor

Preload or coload for spinal anesthesia for elective Cesarean delivery: a meta-analysis.

Can J Anaesth 2010 Jan 27;57(1):24-31. Epub 2009 Oct 27.

Division of Obstetrical Anesthesia and the Obstetrical Anesthesia Research Unit of the Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre at Women's College Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1B2, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12630-009-9206-7DOI Listing
January 2010
7 Reads
16 Citations
2.530 Impact Factor

Patient-controlled epidural analgesia for labor.

Anesth Analg 2009 Mar;108(3):921-8

Department of Anesthesia, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1213/ane.0b013e3181951a7fDOI Listing
March 2009
5 Reads
11 Citations
3.472 Impact Factor

The ex utero intrapartum treatment (EXIT) procedure: maternal and fetal considerations.

Can J Anaesth 2007 Mar;54(3):171-5

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF03022636DOI Listing
March 2007
9 Reads
2.530 Impact Factor

The effect of epidural needle type on postdural puncture headache: a randomized trial.

Can J Anaesth 2006 Jun;53(6):572-8

Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF03021847DOI Listing
June 2006
6 Reads
1 Citation
2.530 Impact Factor

High quality labour analgesia using small gauge epidural needles and catheters.

Can J Anaesth 2006 Mar;53(3):263-7

Department of Anesthesia, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Ontario M5S 1B2, Canada.

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March 2006
43 Reads
2 Citations
2.530 Impact Factor

Epidural analgesia and breast-feeding.

Anesthesiology 2005 Dec;103(6):1111-2

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December 2005
5 Reads
2 Citations
5.880 Impact Factor

A multicenter randomized controlled trial comparing patient-controlled epidural with intravenous analgesia for pain relief in labor.

Anesth Analg 2004 Nov;99(5):1532-8; table of contents

Department of Anesthesia, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, 76 Grenville Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1B2 Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1213/01.ANE.0000136850.08972.07DOI Listing
November 2004
5 Reads
7 Citations
3.472 Impact Factor

Cusum analysis is a useful tool to assess resident proficiency at insertion of labour epidurals.

Can J Anaesth 2003 Aug-Sep;50(7):694-8

Department of Anesthesia, St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF03018712DOI Listing
April 2004
5 Reads
9 Citations
2.530 Impact Factor

A multicenter, randomized, controlled trial comparing bupivacaine with ropivacaine for labor analgesia.

Anesthesiology 2003 Jun;98(6):1431-5

Department of Anaesthesia, Sunnybrook and Women's Health Sciences Centre, Women's College Campus, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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June 2003
8 Reads
5 Citations
5.880 Impact Factor

Epidural ropivacaine versus bupivacaine for labor: a meta-analysis.

Anesth Analg 2003 May;96(5):1473-9, table of contents

Department of Anaesthesia, Sunnybrook and Women's Health Sciences Centre, Women's College Site and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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May 2003
6 Reads
4 Citations
3.472 Impact Factor

Misconceptions about neuraxial analgesia.

Anesthesiol Clin North Am 2003 Mar;21(1):59-70

Departments of Anesthesia and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Toronto, Sunnybrook and Women's Health Science Centre, 76 Grenville Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1B2.

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March 2003
4 Reads

A randomized controlled trial examining the effect of naproxen on analgesia during the second day after cesarean delivery.

Anesth Analg 2002 Sep;95(3):741-5, table of contents

Department of Anesthesia, Women's College Hospital Campus, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Center, University of Toronto, 76 Grenville Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1B2 Canada.

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September 2002
6 Reads
5 Citations
3.472 Impact Factor

The effects of epidural analgesia on labor, maternal, and neonatal outcomes: a systematic review.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2002 May;186(5 Suppl Nature):S69-77

Department of Anesthesiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1067/mob.2002.121813DOI Listing
May 2002
5 Reads
30 Citations
4.704 Impact Factor

Epidural analgesia: effects on labor progress and maternal and neonatal outcome.

Semin Perinatol 2002 Apr;26(2):122-35

Department of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA.

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April 2002
5 Reads
3 Citations
2.682 Impact Factor