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profileBlake Christian Alkire, M.D.

TitleInstructor in Otolaryngology
InstitutionMassachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
DepartmentOtolaryngology
AddressMassachusetts Eye & Ear Infrm
Otolaryngology
243 Charles St
Boston MA 02114
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  1. Naunheim MR, Rathi VK, Naunheim ML, Alkire BC, Lam AC, Song PC, Shrime MG. What Do Patients Want from Otolaryngologists? A Discrete Choice Experiment. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Oct; 157(4):618-624. PMID: 28675119.
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  2. Shrime MG, Alkire BC, Grimes C, Chao TE, Poenaru D, Verguet S. Cost-Effectiveness in Global Surgery: Pearls, Pitfalls, and a Checklist. World J Surg. 2017 Jun; 41(6):1401-1413. PMID: 28105528.
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  3. Lin BM, White M, Glover A, Wamah GP, Trotti DL, Randall K, Alkire BC, Cheney ML, Parker G, Shrime MG. Barriers to Surgical Care and Health Outcomes: A Prospective Study on the Relation Between Wealth, Sex, and Postoperative Complications in the Republic of Congo. World J Surg. 2017 Jan; 41(1):14-23. PMID: 27473131.
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  4. Corlew DS, Alkire BC, Poenaru D, Meara JG, Shrime MG. Economic valuation of the impact of a large surgical charity using the value of lost welfare approach. BMJ Glob Health. 2016; 1(4):e000059. PMID: 28588975.
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  5. Chen JX, Alkire BC, Lam AC, Curry WT, Holbrook EH. Aseptic Meningitis with Craniopharyngioma Resection: Consideration after Endoscopic Surgery. J Neurol Surg Rep. 2016 Oct; 77(4):e151-e155. PMID: 27722072.
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  6. Naunheim MR, Song PC, Franco RA, Alkire BC, Shrime MG. Surgical management of bilateral vocal fold paralysis: A cost-effectiveness comparison of two treatments. Laryngoscope. 2017 Mar; 127(3):691-697. PMID: 27578299.
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  7. Shrime MG, Dare A, Alkire BC, Meara JG. A global country-level comparison of the financial burden of surgery. Br J Surg. 2016 Oct; 103(11):1453-61. PMID: 27428044.
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  8. Alkire BC, Bergmark RW, Chambers K, Lin DT, Deschler DG, Cheney ML, Meara JG. Head and neck cancer in South Asia: Macroeconomic consequences and the role of the head and neck surgeon. Head Neck. 2016 Aug; 38(8):1242-7. PMID: 27028850.
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  9. Meara JG, Leather AJ, Hagander L, Alkire BC, Alonso N, Ameh EA, Bickler SW, Conteh L, Dare AJ, Davies J, Mérisier ED, El-Halabi S, Farmer PE, Gawande A, Gillies R, Greenberg SL, Grimes CE, Gruen RL, Ismail EA, Kamara TB, Lavy C, Lundeg G, Mkandawire NC, Raykar NP, Riesel JN, Rodas E, Rose J, Roy N, Shrime MG, Sullivan R, Verguet S, Watters D, Weiser TG, Wilson IH, Yamey G, Yip W. Global Surgery 2030: evidence and solutions for achieving health, welfare, and economic development. Int J Obstet Anesth. 2016 Feb; 25:75-8. PMID: 26597405.
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  10. Meara JG, Leather AJ, Hagander L, Alkire BC, Alonso N, Ameh EA, Bickler SW, Conteh L, Dare AJ, Davies J, Mérisier ED, El-Halabi S, Farmer PE, Gawande A, Gillies R, Greenberg SL, Grimes CE, Gruen RL, Ismail EA, Kamara TB, Lavy C, Ganbold L, Mkandawire NC, Raykar NP, Riesel JN, Rodas E, Rose J, Roy N, Shrime MG, Sullivan R, Verguet S, Watters D, Weiser TG, Wilson IH, Yamey G, Yip W. Global Surgery 2030: Evidence and solutions for achieving health, welfare, and economic development. Surgery. 2015 Jul; 158(1):3-6. PMID: 25987187.
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  11. Meara JG, Leather AJ, Hagander L, Alkire BC, Alonso N, Ameh EA, Bickler SW, Conteh L, Dare AJ, Davies J, Mérisier ED, El-Halabi S, Farmer PE, Gawande A, Gillies R, Greenberg SL, Grimes CE, Gruen RL, Ismail EA, Kamara TB, Lavy C, Lundeg G, Mkandawire NC, Raykar NP, Riesel JN, Rodas E, Rose J, Roy N, Shrime MG, Sullivan R, Verguet S, Watters D, Weiser TG, Wilson IH, Yamey G, Yip W. Global Surgery 2030: evidence and solutions for achieving health, welfare, and economic development. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Sep; 213(3):338-40. PMID: 25985722.
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  12. Alkire BC, Bergmark RW, Chambers KJ, Cheney ML, Meara JG. Lancet. Head and neck cancer in South Asia: macroeconomic consequences and the role of surgery. 2015; 385(S2):S56.
  13. Shrime MG, Bickler SW, Alkire BC, Mock C. Global burden of surgical disease: an estimation from the provider perspective. Lancet Glob Health. 2015 Apr 27; 3 Suppl 2:S8-9. PMID: 25926322.
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  14. Shrime MG, Dare AJ, Alkire BC, O'Neill K, Meara JG. Catastrophic expenditure to pay for surgery worldwide: a modelling study. Lancet Glob Health. 2015 Apr 27; 3 Suppl 2:S38-44. PMID: 25926319; PMCID: PMC4428601.
  15. Verguet S, Alkire BC, Bickler SW, Lauer JA, Uribe-Leitz T, Molina G, Weiser TG, Yamey G, Shrime MG. Timing and cost of scaling up surgical services in low-income and middle-income countries from 2012 to 2030: a modelling study. Lancet Glob Health. 2015 Apr 27; 3 Suppl 2:S28-37. PMID: 25926318.
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  16. Alkire BC, Shrime MG, Dare AJ, Vincent JR, Meara JG. Global economic consequences of selected surgical diseases: a modelling study. Lancet Glob Health. 2015 Apr 27; 3 Suppl 2:S21-7. PMID: 25926317; PMCID: PMC4884437.
  17. Alkire BC, Raykar NP, Shrime MG, Weiser TG, Bickler SW, Rose JA, Nutt CT, Greenberg SL, Kotagal M, Riesel JN, Esquivel M, Uribe-Leitz T, Molina G, Roy N, Meara JG, Farmer PE. Global access to surgical care: a modelling study. Lancet Glob Health. 2015 Jun; 3(6):e316-23. PMID: 25926087; PMCID: PMC4820251.
  18. Meara JG, Leather AJ, Hagander L, Alkire BC, Alonso N, Ameh EA, Bickler SW, Conteh L, Dare AJ, Davies J, Mérisier ED, El-Halabi S, Farmer PE, Gawande A, Gillies R, Greenberg SL, Grimes CE, Gruen RL, Ismail EA, Kamara TB, Lavy C, Lundeg G, Mkandawire NC, Raykar NP, Riesel JN, Rodas E, Rose J, Roy N, Shrime MG, Sullivan R, Verguet S, Watters D, Weiser TG, Wilson IH, Yamey G, Yip W. Global Surgery 2030: evidence and solutions for achieving health, welfare, and economic development. Lancet. 2015 Aug 08; 386(9993):569-624. PMID: 25924834.
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  19. Alkire BC, Bergmark RW, Chambers K, Cheney ML, Meara JG. Head and neck cancer in South Asia: macroeconomic consequences and the role of surgery. Lancet. 2015 Apr 27; 385 Suppl 2:S56. PMID: 26313106.
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  20. Alkire BC, Vincent JR, Meara JG. Disease Control Priorities (Third Edition): Essential Surgery. Editors: Haile Debas, Peter Donkor, Margaret Kruk, Charles Mock, Atul Gawande, Dean Jamison. Benefit-Cost Analysis for Selected Surgical Interventions in Low- and Middle-income Countries. 2015.
  21. Puram SV, Kozin ED, Sethi R, Alkire B, Lee DJ, Gray ST, Shrime MG, Cohen M. Impact of resident surgeons on procedure length based on common pediatric otolaryngology cases. Laryngoscope. 2015 Apr; 125(4):991-7. PMID: 25251257; PMCID: PMC4469133.
  22. Alkire BC, Juliano AF, Hartnick CJ. Neck mass in an adolescent male. Bilateral branchial anomalies of the pyriform sinus. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Mar; 140(3):275-6. PMID: 24408774.
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  23. Hughes CD, Babigian A, McCormack S, Alkire BC, Wong A, Pap SA, Vincent JR, Meara JG, Castiglione C, Silverman R. The clinical and economic impact of a sustained program in global plastic surgery: valuing cleft care in resource-poor settings. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Jul; 130(1):87e-94e. PMID: 22743958.
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  24. Hughes CD, Nash KA, Alkire BC, McClain CD, Hagander LE, Smithers CJ, Raymonville M, Sullivan SR, Riviello R, Rogers SO, Meara JG. The impact of natural disaster on pediatric surgical delivery: a review of Haiti six months before and after the 2010 earthquake. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2012 May; 23(2):523-33. PMID: 22643604.
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  25. Alkire BC, Vincent JR, Burns CT, Metzler IS, Farmer PE, Meara JG. Obstructed labor and caesarean delivery: the cost and benefit of surgical intervention. PLoS One. 2012; 7(4):e34595. PMID: 22558089; PMCID: PMC3338803.
  26. Hughes CD, Alkire B, Martin C, Semer N, Meara JG. American plastic surgery and global health: a brief history. Ann Plast Surg. 2012 Feb; 68(2):222-5. PMID: 21301287.
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  27. Warf BC, Alkire BC, Bhai S, Hughes C, Schiff SJ, Vincent JR, Meara JG. Costs and benefits of neurosurgical intervention for infant hydrocephalus in sub-Saharan Africa. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2011 Nov; 8(5):509-21. PMID: 22044378.
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  28. Alkire B, Hughes CD, Nash K, Vincent JR, Meara JG. Potential economic benefit of cleft lip and palate repair in sub-Saharan Africa. World J Surg. 2011 Jun; 35(6):1194-201. PMID: 21431442.
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  29. Abbott MM, Alkire BC, Meara JG. The value proposition: using a cost improvement map to improve value for patients with nonsyndromic, isolated cleft palate. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Apr; 127(4):1650-8. PMID: 21460672.
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  30. Alkire BC, Bhattacharyya N. An assessment of sinonasal anatomic variants potentially associated with recurrent acute rhinosinusitis. Laryngoscope. 2010 Mar; 120(3):631-4. PMID: 20131360.
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