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Ethan Sterk, DO, FACEP

Ethan Sterk, DO, FACEP

Emergency Medicine

Associate Professor

Languages Spoken


Clinical Expertise



Medical Education

Medical School
Midwestern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center - Emergency Medicine & Internal Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Emergency Medicine


  • Correspondence to 1-hour bundle an updated version of 3-hour bundle., Shah, T; Sterk, E; Rech, MA, The American Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Early recognition of sepsis through emergency medical services pre-hospital screening. Borrelli, G; Koch, E; Sterk, E; Lovett, S; Rech, MA, The American Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Emergency department sepsis screening tool decreases time to antibiotics in patients with sepsis. Shah, T; Sterk, E; Rech, MA, The American Journal of Emergency Medicine
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  • Intravenous lidocaine for acute pain: a systematic review. Masic, D; Liang, E; Long, C; Sterk, EJ; Barbas, B; Rech, MA, Pharmacotherapy
  • Early Recognition and Treatment of Sepsis After the Addition of Lactate to the Laboratory's Critical Result Call List Kuttab, H. I.; Sterk, E.; Rech, M. A.; Nghiem, T.; Bahar, B.; Kahn, S., Journal of intensive care medicine
  • Risk factors for mortality in septic patients who received etomidate Rech, M. A.; Bennett, S.; Chaney, W.; Sterk, E., The American Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Time Spent in the Emergency Department and Outcomes in Patients With Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock. Hirschy, R; Sterk, E; Dobersztyn, R; Rech, MA, Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal