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Grace Hsu, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

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Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Blvd, Suite# 9329
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
B.A. (Biology)
Case Western Reserve University, 2005.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Florida College of Medicine, 2009.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, 2009-2010.
Resident in Anesthesiology, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconness Medical Center, 2010-2013.
Global Health Delivery Intensive Program, Harvard School of Public Health, 2012-2012.
Fellow in Pediatric Anesthesiology, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2013-2014.
American Board of Anesthesiology, 2014.
American Board of Anesthesiology; Pediatric Anesthesiology Subspecialty Certification, 2015.
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Selected Publications

Hsu G, Taylor JA, Fiadjoe JE, Vincent AM, Pruitt EY, Bartlett SP, Stricker PA: Aminocaproic acid administration is associated with reduced perioperative blood loss and transfusion in pediatric craniofacial surgery. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. John Wiley & Sons Ltd. 60(2): 158-65, February 2016.

Stricker PA, Hsu G: Blood loss, transfusion, and the NSQIP-pediatric dataset: Defining quality in the context of pediatric craniofacial surgery. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Rod J. Rohrich, M.D. (eds.). December 2015.

Simpao AF, Janik LS, Hsu G, Schwartz AJ, Heuer GG, Warrington AP, Rehman MA: Transient and reproducible loss of motor-evoked potential signals after intravenous levetiracetam in a child undergoing craniotomy for resection of astrocytoma. Anesthesia and Analgesia Case Reports 4(2): 26-8. January 2015.

Hsu G, Galvez JA: Maximum surgical blood order schedules: Using data from electronic health records. American Academy of Blood Banking News May 2014.

Hsu G: Challenges in delivery care to a pediatric patient with a difficult airway in a resource-poor setting. The Role of Anesthesiology in Global Health: A Comprehensive Guide, 1st Edition. Roth R, Frost EA, Gevirtz C, Atcheson CL (eds.). Springer Science Media, 2014.

Hsu G, Lockman JL: Developmental anatomic differences in anesthesiology. Pediatric Anesthesiology Review Topics, Book 1: Genetics and Development for the Pediatric Anesthesiologist. Lockman JL (eds.). Naerthwyn Press, 2013.

Man JY, Fiadjoe JE, Hsu G. : A novel technique utilizing a modified oral RAE to provide continuous oxygenation and sevoflurane delivery during tracheal intubation for a difficult airway. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia April 2016.

Hsu G, Stricker PA. : Blood Product Administration. Neonatal Transfusion Practices. Sesok-Pizzini, DA (eds.). Springer International Publishing, 2017.

Olomu PN, Hsu G, Lockman JL.: Hybrid Approaches to the Difficult Pediatric Airway. Management of the Difficult Pediatric Airway. Jagannathan N, Fiadjoe JE. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, 2017.

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