Rosanne S. Naunheim, M.D.

Rosanne S. Naunheim, M.D.

Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine

Phone: 314-747-4165


  • B.A., Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota 1970
  • M.D., University Of Chicago-Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 1978


  • Residency: Emergency Medicine, University of Chicago Hospiitals, Chicago, Illinois 1981

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Missouri
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • National Board of Medical Examiners

Honors and Awards

  • Phi Beta Kappa, Carleton College, 1974

Recent Publications view all

  1. Jang T, Aubin C, Naunheim R, Lewis LM, Kaji A. Jugular Venous Distension on Ultrasound: Sensitivity and Specificity for Heart Failure in Patients with Dyspnea. American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2011;29:1198-1202. PMID:20951530
  2. Jang T, Aubin C, Naunheim RS, Lewis L, Kaji A. Sonographic assessment of jugular venous distension and BNP levels in patients with dyspnoea. Emergency Medicine Journal. 2012 Jun;29(6): 477-81. PMID:21515878
  3. O’Neil BJ, Prichep LS, Naunheim RS, Chabot R. Can quantitative brain electrical activity aid in the triage of mild traumatic brain injured patients. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2012 Nov;13(5):394-400. PMID:23359586 PMCID: PMC3556946
  4. Jang T, Aubin C, Naunheim R, Lewis L, Kaji A. Jugular venous distension on ultrasound: sensitivity and specificity for heart failure in patients with dyspnea. American Journal of Emergency Medicine. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2011 Nov;29(9):1198-202. PMID:20951530
  5. Schafers S, Naunheim RS, Vijayan A, Tobin G. Incidence of hypoglycemia following insulin-based acute stabilization of hyperkalemia treatment. Journal of Hospital Medicine. 2012;7(3):239-42. PMID:22489323
  6. Jang T, Kryder G, Sineff S, Naunhiem R, Aubin C, Kaji AH. The Technical Errors of Physicians Learning to Perform Focused Assessment with Sonogrphy in Trauma. Academic Emergency Medicine 2012;19:98-101. PMID:22211463
  7. Engsberg J, Standeven J, Shurtleff T, Eggars J, Shafer J, Lohmeier M, Naunheim RS. Cervical spine motion during extrication. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine second revision. 2013 Jan;44(1):122-7. PMID:23079144
  8. Hanley DF, Chabot R, Mould A, Morgan T, Naunheim R, Sheth K, Chiang W, and Prichep LS. Use of Brain Electrical Activity for the Identification of Hematomas in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. Journal of Neurotrauma. 2013 Dec 15;30(24):2051-6. PMID:24040943
  9. Jang T. Aubin C, Naunheim R, Lewis LM, Kaji A. The Predictive Value of Physical Exam Findings in Patients with Suspected Acute Heart Failure Syndrome. Internal Emergency Medicine. 2012 Jun;7(3):271-4. PMID:22094407
  10. O’Neil R, Naunheim RS, DeLorenzo R. Prichep LS. CT positive brain injury in mild TBI patients presenting with normal SAC scores. 2014. Just accepted to Military Medicine 60/602,813 Device and microsphere-based impact detection and measurement apparatus and method. 2008

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