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Blair E. Simpson, MD

  • Attending Physician, Division of Hospital Medicine
  • Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics



Design and implementation of a novel patient-centered empowerment approach for pain optimisation in children undergoing major surgery. Chidambaran, V; Simpson, B; Brower, L; Hanke, R; Mecoli, M; Lane, B; Williams, S; McKenna, E; Bates, C; Kraemer, A; et al. BMJ Open Quality. 2022; 11.

Retrospective study comparing outcomes of multimodal epidural and erector spinae catheter pain protocols after pectus surgery. Walter, CM; Lee, CS; Moore, DL; Abbasian, N; Clay, SJ; Mecoli, MD; Olbrecht, VA; Batra, M; Ding, L; Yang, F; et al. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2022.

Multimodal continuous ambulatory erector spinae catheter pain protocol for early recovery following Nuss procedure: a retrospective cohort study. Abbasian, N; Clay, SJ; Batra, M; Walter, CM; Olbrecht, VA; Mecoli, M; Lee, CS; Nair, M; Huq, A; Simpson, BE; et al. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 2022; 47:421-423.

Reducing Patient Length of Stay After Surgical Correction for Neuromuscular Scoliosis. Simpson, BE; Kara, S; Wilson, A; Wolf, D; Bailey, K; MacBriar, J; Mayes, T; Russell, J; Chundi, P; Sturm, P. Hospital pediatrics. 2022.

Standardization of clinical care pathway leads to sustained decreased length of stay following Nuss pectus repair: A multidisciplinary quality improvement initiative. Gurria, JP; Simpson, B; Tuncel-Kara, S; Bates, C; McKenna, E; Rogers, T; Kraemer, A; Platt, M; Mecoli, M; Garcia, VF; et al. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2020; 55:2690-2698.

Periorbital and Orbital Infections. Simpson, B; Logan, LK; Tan, TQ. In: Shah SS; Kemper AR; Ratner AJ, Ed. Pediatric Infectious Diseases: Essentials for Practice. New York: McGraw Hill Professional; 2018.

Clinical algorithm to manage anemia in epidermolysis bullosa. Simpson, B; Tarango, C; Lucky, AW. Pediatric Dermatology. 2018; 35:e319-e320.

Increasing PCP and Hospital Medicine Physician Verbal Communication During Hospital Admissions. Zackoff, MW; Graham, C; Warrick, D; Pulda, K; Gosdin, C; Simpson, B; Marischen, J; Bunch, P; Vossmeyer, M; Mussman, GM. Hospital pediatrics. 2018; 8:220-226.

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