David A. Edwards, Ph.D., M.D.

Assistant Professor

david.a.edwards@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
Education
M.D., Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MarylandPh.D., Medical Physiology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MarylandB.S., Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
Publications
Blackney KA, Kamdar NV, Liu CA, Edwards DA. Methylnaltrexone-Associated Bowel Perforation in Postoperative Opioid-Induced Constipation and Ogilvie Syndrome: A Case Report. A A Pract [print-electronic]. 2018 Jul 7/16/2018; PMID: 30020107, DOI: 10.1213/XAA.0000000000000840, ISSN: 2575-3126.

Pulley JM, Jerome RN, Zaleski NM, Shirey-Rice JK, Pruijssers AJ, Lavieri RR, Chettiar SN, Naylor HM, Aronoff DM, Edwards DA, Niswender CM, Dugan LL, Crofford LJ, Bernard GR, Holroyd KJ. When Enough Is Enough: Decision Criteria for Moving a Known Drug into Clinical Testing for a New Indication in the Absence of Preclinical Efficacy Data. Assay Drug Dev Technol [print-electronic]. 2017 Dec; 15(8): 354-61. PMID: 29193979, PMCID: PMC5731541, DOI: 10.1089/adt.2017.821, ISSN: 1557-8127.

Patel SY, Edwards DA, Boulware DC, Serdiuk A, Cook SJ, Benson K, Rice MJ. A novel approach to improving efficiency and cost saving in preoperative blood preparation. Transfusion [print-electronic]. 2017 Dec; 57(12): 3035-9. PMID: 28940392, DOI: 10.1111/trf.14331, ISSN: 1537-2995.

Kent ML, Tighe PJ, Belfer I, Brennan TJ, Bruehl S, Brummett CM, Buckenmaier CC, Buvanendran A, Cohen RI, Desjardins P, Edwards D, Fillingim R, Gewandter J, Gordon DB, Hurley RW, Kehlet H, Loeser JD, Mackey S, McLean SA, Polomano R, Rahman S, Raja S, Rowbotham M, Suresh S, Schachtel B, Schreiber K, Schumacher M, Stacey B, Stanos S, Todd K, Turk DC, Weisman SJ, Wu C, Carr DB, Dworkin RH, Terman G. The ACTTION-APS-AAPM Pain Taxonomy (AAAPT) Multidimensional Approach to Classifying Acute Pain Conditions. J Pain. 2017 May; 18(5): 479-89. PMID: 28495013, PII: S1526-5900(17)30464-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.jpain.2017.02.421, ISSN: 1528-8447.

Kent ML, Tighe PJ, Belfer I, Brennan TJ, Bruehl S, Brummett CM, Buckenmaier CC, Buvanendran A, Cohen RI, Desjardins P, Edwards D, Fillingim R, Gewandter J, Gordon DB, Hurley RW, Kehlet H, Loeser JD, Mackey S, McLean SA, Polomano R, Rahman S, Raja S, Rowbotham M, Suresh S, Schachtel B, Schreiber K, Schumacher M, Stacey B, Stanos S, Todd K, Turk DC, Weisman SJ, Wu C, Carr DB, Dworkin RH, Terman G. The ACTTION-APS-AAPM Pain Taxonomy (AAAPT) Multidimensional Approach to Classifying Acute Pain Conditions. Pain Med. 2017 May 5/1/2017; 18(5): 947-58. PMID: 28482098, PMCID: PMC5431381, PII: 3798726, DOI: 10.1093/pm/pnx019, ISSN: 1526-4637.

Edwards David A. Pain Research: Placebo, Animal Models, Ethics, and Epidemiology. In: Huntoon MA, editor. Pain Medicine Board Review. [place unknown]: Oxford University Press; 2017 Apr 4/19/2017.

Fei M, Blair JL, Rice MJ, Edwards DA, Liang Y, Pilla MA, Shotwell MS, Jiang Y. Comparison of effectiveness of two commonly used two-handed mask ventilation techniques on unconscious apnoeic obese adults. Br J Anaesth. 2017 Apr 4/1/2017; 118(4): 618-24. PMID: 28403406, PII: S0007-0912(17)31372-7, DOI: 10.1093/bja/aex035, ISSN: 1471-6771.

Patel S, Hafez O, Sexton WJ, Edwards DA. Perioperative Management of a Patient With an Intrathecal Drug Delivery Device Infusing Ziconotide: A Case Report. A A Case Rep. 2017 Feb 2/15/2017; 8(4): 78-80. PMID: 28195861, PII: 01720097-201702150-00005, DOI: 10.1213/XAA.0000000000000432, ISSN: 2325-7237.

Edwards DA, Chen L. Acupuncture Treatment for Myofascial Pain. In: Chen L, editor. Acupuncture in Pain Management. New York (United States): NOVA Publishers; 2017.

Hanna GM, Fishman I, Edwards DA, Shen S, Kram C, Liu X, Shotwell M, Gilligan C. Development and Patient Satisfaction of a New Telemedicine Service for Pain Management at Massachusetts General Hospital to the Island of Martha's Vineyard. Pain Med [print-electronic]. 2016 Sep; 17(9): 1658-63. PMID: 27121891, PII: pnw069, DOI: 10.1093/pm/pnw069, ISSN: 1526-4637.

Kamdar MM, Edwards DA, Thabet AM, Volney SJ, Rathmell JP. A Novel Modified Retrocrural Approach for Celiac Plexus Block: The Single-Needle Retroaortic Technique. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2015 Sep; 40(5): 610-5. PMID: 26222348, DOI: 10.1097/AAP.0000000000000290, ISSN: 1532-8651.

Halawa O, Edwards DA. Etiology. In: Lawson, Wallace, editors. Fibromyalgia: Clinical Guidelines and Treatments. [place unknown]: Springer; 2015.

Tighe PJ, Lucas SD, Edwards DA, Boezaart AP, Aytug H, Bihorac A. Use of machine-learning classifiers to predict requests for preoperative acute pain service consultation. Pain Med [print-electronic]. 2012 Oct; 13(10): 1347-57. PMID: 22958457, PMCID: PMC4012229, DOI: 10.1111/j.1526-4637.2012.01477.x, ISSN: 1526-4637.

Tighe P, Laduzenski S, Edwards D, Ellis N, Boezaart AP, Aygtug H. Use of machine learning theory to predict the need for femoral nerve block following ACL repair. Pain Med [print-electronic]. 2011 Oct; 12(10): 1566-75. PMID: 21899717, DOI: 10.1111/j.1526-4637.2011.01228.x, ISSN: 1526-4637.

Edwards DA, Euliano T. Pharmacology in Pregnancy. In: ITE Master: Anesthesiology. 1st ed. [place unknown]: Javmed Inc.; 2011.

Edwards DA, Shah HP, Cao W, Gravenstein N, Seubert CN, Martynyuk AE. Bumetanide alleviates epileptogenic and neurotoxic effects of sevoflurane in neonatal rat brain. Anesthesiology. 2010 Mar; 112(3): 567-75. PMID: 20124973, DOI: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e3181cf9138, ISSN: 1528-1175.

Edwards DA, Zhang L, Alger BE. Metaplastic control of the endocannabinoid system at inhibitory synapses in hippocampus. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A [print-electronic]. 2008 Jun 6/10/2008; 105(23): 8142-7. PMID: 18523004, PMCID: PMC2409138, PII: 0803558105, DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0803558105, ISSN: 1091-6490.

Edwards DA. R. Adams Cowley M.D.: A Brief Biography. In: Johnson R, editor. Famous Mormons. [place unknown]: Spring Creek Publishing; 2007.

Edwards DA, Kim J, Alger BE. Multiple mechanisms of endocannabinoid response initiation in hippocampus. J. Neurophysiol [print-electronic]. 2006 Jan; 95(1): 67-75. PMID: 16207781, PII: 00813.2005, DOI: 10.1152/jn.00813.2005, ISSN: 0022-3077.

Lu J, Robinson JM, Edwards D, Deutsch C. T1-T1 interactions occur in ER membranes while nascent Kv peptides are still attached to ribosomes. Biochemistry. 2001 Sep 9/18/2001; 40(37): 10934-46. PMID: 11551188, PII: bi010763e, ISSN: 0006-2960.