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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
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
Medical Intern of Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, 2009-2010.
Resident of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconness Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 2010-2013.
Clinical Fellow of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School, 2010-2013.
Global Health Delivery Intensive Program, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard Medical School, 2012-2012.
Fellow of 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

Kynes JM, Hsu G, Evans FM: Addressing the global demand for educational material with an online open-access, internet-based lecture repository in pediatric anesthesia. Association of University Anesthesiologists (AUA)/International Anesthesia Research Society 2018 Annual Meeting April 2018.

Olomu NP, Hsu G, Lockman JL: Hybrid approaches to the difficult pediatric airway. Management of the Difficult Pediatric Airway: Tips, Tricks and Evidence for Success. Jagannathan N, Fiadjoe JE (eds.). Cambridge University Press, 2018.

Kynes JM, Hsu G: Educational resources in high demand: SPACIES lecture series reaches 70+ countries in six months. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia News Flack S (eds.). 30(4), October 2017.

Man JY, Fiadjoe JE, Hsu G: A technique utilizing a modified oral Ring-Adair-Elwyn tube to provide continuous oxygen and sevoflurane delivery during nasotracheal intubation in an Infant with a difficult airway. Anesthesia and Analgesia Practice 10(10): 254-257, May 2018.

Hsu G, Stricker PA. : Blood Product Administration. Neonatal Transfusion Practices. Sesok-Pizzini, DA (eds.). Springer International Publishing, Page: 29-46, November 2016.

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 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 13(6): 1261-1263, 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.

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Last updated: 10/04/2018
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