Publications

Dr Swansons Bio

ERIC SWANSON, MD

FRCS(C), FACS

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DR. SWANSON ATTENDED MEDICAL SCHOOL AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO, WHERE HE GRADUATED WITH HONORS AT THE AGE OF 22. IN 1988, HE COMPLETED A RESIDENCY IN PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO. DR. SWANSON STARTED HIS PRACTICE IN KANSAS CITY IN 1989.

Publications in International Peer-Reviewed Journals

1. Swanson E, Freiberg A, Salter DR. Radial artery infections and aneurysms following catheterization. J Hand Surg Am. 1990;15:166–171.

2. Swanson E, Boyd JB, Manktelow RT. The radial forearm flap: Reconstructive applications and donor-site defects in 35 consecutive patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1990;85:258–266.

3. Swanson E, Boyd JB, Mulholland RS. The radial forearm flap: A biomechanical study of the osteotomized radius. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1990;85:267–272.

4. Swanson E. Photometric evaluation of inframammary crease level after cosmetic breast surgery. Aesthetic Surg J. 2010;30:832–837.

5. Swanson E. Outcome analysis in 93 facial rejuvenation patients treated with a deep-plane face lift. Plast. Reconstr Surg. 2011;127:823–834.

6. Swanson E. Malar augmentation assessed by magnetic resonance imaging in patients after facelift and fat injection. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011;127:2057–2065.

7. Swanson E. Objective assessment of change in apparent age after facial rejuvenation surgery. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2011;64:1124–1131.

8. Swanson E. Prospective clinical study reveals significant reduction in triglyceride level and white cell count after liposuction and abdominoplasty and no change in cholesterol levels. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011;128:182e–197e.

9. Swanson E. A retrospective photometric study of 82 published reports of mastopexy and breast reduction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011;128:1282–1301.

10. Swanson E. Assessment of reduction in subcutaneous fat thickness after liposuction using magnetic resonance imaging. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2012;65:128–130.

11. Swanson E. A measurement system for evaluation of shape changes and proportions after cosmetic breast surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012;129:982–992; discussion 993.

12. Swanson E. Prospective outcome study of 360 patients treated with liposuction, lipoabdominoplasty, and abdominoplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012;129:965–978; discussion 979–980.

13. Swanson E. The clinical relevance of lower triglyceride and leukocyte levels after liposuction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012;129:846e–847e.

14. Swanson E. Photographic measurements in 301 cases of liposuction and abdominoplasty reveal fat reduction without redistribution. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012;130:311e–322e; discussion 323e–324e.

15. Swanson E. Reply. A retrospective photometric study of 82 published reports of mastopexy and breast reduction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012;130:485e–488e.

16. Swanson E. Prospective study of lidocaine, bupivacaine and epinephrine levels and blood loss in patients undergoing liposuction and abdominoplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012;130:702–722; discussion 723–725.

17. Swanson E. Improved skin contraction after VASER-assisted lipoplasty: Is it a change we can believe in? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012;130:754e–756e.

18. Swanson E. Reply. A retrospective photometric study of 82 published reports of mastopexy and breast reduction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012;130:892e–893e.

19. Swanson E. The dermal bra mammaplasty: Concerns regarding safety and efficacy. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;131:280e–282e.

20. Swanson E. The inferiorly based parenchymal flap mammaplasty: The need for measurements to support claims. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;131:288e–290e.

21. Swanson E. Three dermoglandular flap support in reduction mammaplasty: The importance of photographic integrity. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;131:440e–443e.

22. Swanson E. The plastic surgeon: Artist or scientist? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;131:182–184.

23. Swanson E. Reducing thromboembolism risk without chemoprophylaxis. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;131:450e–451e.

24. Swanson E. Prospective photographic measurement study of 196 cases of breast augmentation, mastopexy, augmentation/mastopexy, and breast reduction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;131:802e–819e.

25. Swanson E. Prospective outcome study of 225 cases of breast augmentation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;131:1158–1166; discussion 1167–1168.

26. Swanson E. Objective assessment of face lifts. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;131:915e–916e.

27. Swanson E. The Ruth Graf technique: Measurements do not support the efficacy of an inferior pedicle and pectoralis muscle loop in mammaplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;132:168e–170e.

28. Swanson E. The commercialization of plastic surgery. Aesthet Surg J. 2013;33:1065–1068.

29. Swanson E. Prospective comparative clinical evaluation of 784 consecutive cases of breast augmentation and vertical mammaplasty, performed individually and in combination. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;132:30e–45e; discussion 46e–47e.

30. Swanson E. Prospective outcome study of 106 cases of vertical mastopexy, augmentation/mastopexy, and breast reduction. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2013;66:937–949.

31. Swanson E. Nipple sensation losses in Hall-Findlay breast reduction technique. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;132:669e–671e.

32. Swanson E. Scarpa fascia preservation during abdominoplasty: Randomized clinical study of efficacy and safety. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;132:871e–873e.

33. Swanson E. Buttock augmentation with silicone implants: A multicenter survey review of 2226 patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;132:681e–683e.

34. Swanson E. Local anesthetics in liposuction: Considerations for new practice advisory guidelines to improve patient safety. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;1075e–1077e.

35. Swanson E. Chemoprophylaxis for venous thromboembolism prevention: Concerns regarding efficacy and ethics. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2013;1:e23.

36. Swanson E. Preoperative symptoms of body dysmorphic disorder determine postoperative satisfaction and quality of life in aesthetic rhinoplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;133:60e–62e.

37. Swanson E. Reply: Prospective outcome study of 225 cases of breast augmentation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;132:1066e–1068e.

38. Swanson E. Prospective clinical study of 551 cases of liposuction and abdominoplasty performed individually and in combination. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2013;1:e32.

39. Swanson E. Defining nipple displacement, and the prevention and treatment of the high-riding nipple. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;133:64e–66e.

40. Swanson E. Randomized controlled trial comparing health-related quality of life in patients undergoing vertical scar versus inverted T-shaped reduction mammaplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;133:59e–60e.

41. Swanson E. Review. Plastic Surgery, 3rd edition: volume two. Aesthetic Surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013;132:721.

42. Swanson E. Outcomes analysis of patients undergoing autoaugmentation after breast implant removal. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;133:216e–218e.

43. Swanson E. Limitations of the horizontal (no vertical scar) breast reduction. Aesthet Surg J. 2014:34:195–196.

44. Swanson E. Levels of evidence in cosmetic surgery: Analysis and recommendations using a new CLEAR classification. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2013;1:e66.

45. Swanson E. Mechanisms of action of external volume expansion devices. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;133:425e–426e.

46. Swanson E. Comparison of vertical and inverted-T mammaplasties using photographic measurements. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2013;1:e89.

47. Swanson E. The FACE-Q: The importance of full disclosure and sound methodology in outcomes studies. Aesthet Surg J. 2014;34:626–627.

48. Swanson E. Correction of postoperative nipple/areola malposition without nipple grafting. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2014;2:e117.

49. Swanson E. Tension shielding with the embrace device: Does it really improve scars? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;134:662e–664e.

50. Swanson E. The case against chemoprophylaxis for venous thromboembolism prevention and the rationale for SAFE anesthesia. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2014;2:e160.

51. Swanson E. Validity, reliability, and the questionable role of psychometrics in plastic surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2014;2:e161.

52. Swanson E. Limitations of the Breast-Q as an outcomes measure for evaluation of breast augmentation patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;134:986e–988e.

53. Swanson E. Three-dimensional simulated images in breast augmentation surgery: An investigation of patients’ satisfaction and the correlation between prediction and actual outcome. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;133:595e–597e.

54. Swanson E. A matched cohort study of superomedial pedicle vertical scar breast reduction (100 breasts) and traditional inferior pedicle Wise-pattern reduction (100 breasts): An outcomes study over 3 years. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014;133:883e–885e.

55. Swanson E. No increase in female breast size or fat redistribution to the upper body after liposuction: A prospective controlled photometric study. Aesthet Surg. J. 2014;34:896–906.

56. Swanson E. Doppler ultrasound imaging of plastic surgery patients for deep venous thrombosis detection: A prospective controlled study. Aesthet Surg J. 2015:35:204–214.

57. Swanson E. Does laser assistance reduce blood loss after liposuction? Aesthet Surg J. 2015;35:NP38–NP39.

58. Swanson E. Advantages of intraoperative marking of the new nipple/areola site in mammaplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2014;2:e221.

59. Swanson E. The limitations of three-dimensional simulations in breast augmentation. Aesthet Surg J. 2015;35:NP62–NP64.

60. Swanson E. Breast reduction versus breast reduction plus implants: A comparative study with measurements and outcomes. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2014;2:e281.

61. Swanson E. Outcome studies in plastic surgery: Knowing the objectives and avoiding pitfalls. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2014;2:e268.

62. Swanson E. Ideal breast shape: Women prefer convexity and upper pole fullness. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;135:641e–643e.

63. Swanson E. Cryolipolysis: The importance of scientific evaluation of a new technique. Aesthet Surg J. 2015;35:NP116–NP119.

64. Swanson E. The value of two-dimensional analysis of changes in breast shape. Aesthet Surg J. 2015;36:NP132–NP134.

65. Swanson E. Reply. The limitations of psychometric studies in plastic surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2014;2:e279.

66. Swanson E. Breast autoaugmentation: An enduring myth. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;135:779e–781e.

67. Swanson E. Vertical augmentation/mastopexy: “Surgeon, embrace.” Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;135:1063e–1064e.

68. Swanson E. Does combining abdominoplasty and liposuction really increase the risk of venous thromboembolism? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;136:402e–405e.

69. Swanson E. Is there a link between longer operating time and increased risk? Aesthet Surg J. 2015;35:NP05–NP06.

70. Swanson E. Reducing seroma rates after abdominoplasty by avoiding electrodissection. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2015;68:864–865.

71. Swanson E. Comparison of limited and full dissection abdominoplasty using laser fluorescence imaging to evaluate perfusion of the abdominal skin. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;136:31e–43e.

72. Swanson E. Ultrasound screening for deep venous thrombosis detection: Prospective evaluation of 200 plastic surgery outpatients. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2015;3:e332.

73. Swanson E. The limitations of chemoprophylaxis and advantages of alternative methods to reduce the risk of venous thromboembolism. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;136:391e–393e.

74. Swanson E. Do sequential compression devices really reduce the risk of venous thromboembolism in plastic surgery patients? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;577e–578e.

75. Swanson E. Cadaveric study of breast measurements during augmentation with implants. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;136:842e–844e.

76. Swanson E. Chemoprophylaxis for venous thromboembolism prevention: Has the horse already left the barn? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;136:575e–577e.

77. Swanson E. Safety of vertical augmentation/mastopexy: Prospective evaluation of breast perfusion using laser fluorescence imaging. Aesthet Surg J. 2015;35:938–949.

78. Swanson E. A physiological pain pump for abdominoplasty: An alternative to regional blocks and liposomal bupivacaine. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;136:714e–716e.

79. Swanson E. Cryolipolysis: A question of scientific and photographic integrity. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015;136:862e–864e.

80. Swanson E. Does lower extremity elevation reduce venous thromboembolism risk after abdominoplasty? Aesthet Surg J. 2015;35:NP272–NP273.

81. Swanson E. Seroma prevention in abdominoplasty: Eliminating the cause. Aesthet Surg J. 2016;36:NP23–NP24.

82. Swanson E. The limitations of using a national database to investigate risk factors for venous thromboembolism. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016;137:478e–479e.

83. Swanson E. Evaluation of face lift skin perfusion and epinephrine effect using laser fluorescence imaging. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2015;3:e484.

84. Swanson E. Does a deep-plane facelift restore malar volume without simultaneous fat injection? Aesthet Surg J. 2016;36:NP30–NP31.

85. Swanson E. Level 2 observational studies: A practical alternative to randomized trials in plastic surgery. Aesthet Surg. J. 2016;36:NP87–NP88.

86. Swanson E. Face-lift satisfaction using the FACE-Q. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016;137:1049e–1050e.

87. Swanson E. The continuing appeal but lack of evidence for autoaugmentation in reduction mammaplasty. Aesthet Surg J. 2016;36:NP77–NP79.

88. Swanson E. Does separating the stromal vascular fraction improve facial fat retention? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016;137:637e–639e.

89. Swanson E. Does radiofrequency assistance improve skin contraction after liposuction? Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2015;3:e545.

90. Swanson E. The pursuit of greatness in plastic surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016;137:907e–908e.

91. Swanson E. Is the lipoaspirate volume linked to an increased risk of complications after liposuction? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016;137:754e–756e.

92. Swanson E. Our own worst enemy. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016;137:911e–914e.

93. Swanson E. Lessons learned from a national cosmetic surgery insurance database. Aesthet Surg J. 2016;36:NP171–NP172.

94. Swanson E. Why risk assessment models are ineffective in predicting venous thromboembolism in plastic surgery patients. Aesthet Surg J. 2016;36:NP233–NP234.

95. Swanson E. In defense of ambulatory surgery and the plastic surgeon in private practice. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016;138:385e–386e.

96. Swanson E. Caprini scores, risk stratification, and rivaroxaban in plastic surgery: Time to reconsider our strategy. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2016;4:e733.

97. Swanson E. A rebuttal of published recommendations for prevention of venous thromboembolism in plastic surgery patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016;138:951e–952e.

98. Swanson E. Concerns regarding the use of oral anticoagulants (rivaroxaban and apixaban) for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in plastic surgery patients. Aesthet Surg J. 2016;36:NP262–NP264.

99. Swanson E. Prospective controlled study of buttock fat transfer using ultrasound and photographic measurements. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2016;4:e697.

100. Swanson E. Can we really control the inframammary fold (IMF) in breast augmentation? Aesthet Surg J. 2016;36:NP313–NP314.

101. Swanson E. Plastic surgery, greatness, and keeping our edge (Reply to Sisti et al.). Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016;138:1083e–1084e.

102. Swanson E. Textured breast implants, anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, and conflict of interest. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;139:558e–559e.

103. Swanson E. The ICE principle, 45:55 breast ratio, and 20-degree nipple inclination in breast augmentation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;139:799e–801e.

104. Swanson E. Long-term radiographic and photographic evaluation of the pectoralis muscle loop in reduction mammaplasty. Aesthet Surg J. 2017;37:NP9–NP11.

105. Swanson E. Open capsulotomy: An effective but overlooked treatment for capsular contracture after breast augmentation. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2016;4:e1096.

106. Swanson E. Why the nipple is an unreliable marker for measuring breast ptosis. Aesthet Surg J. 2017;37:NP24–NP26.

107. Swanson E. All seasons vertical augmentation mastopexy: A simple algorithm, clinical experience, and patient-reported outcomes. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2016;4:e1170.

108. Swanson E. Dual plane versus subpectoral breast augmentation: Is there a difference? Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2016;4:e1188.

109. Swanson E, Gordon R. Comparing a propofol infusion with general endotracheal anesthesia in plastic surgery patients. Aesthet Surg J. 2017;37:NP48–NP50.

110. Swanson E. Enoxaparin dosing and the prevention of venous thromboembolism in plastic surgery patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;140:835e-836e.

111. Swanson E. Venous thromboembolism risk stratification and chemoprophylaxis: A meta-analysis finds no benefit, more risk. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2017;5:e1356.

112. Swanson E. Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL): Why the search for an infectious etiology may be irrelevant. Aesthet Surg J. 2017;37:NP118–NP121.

113. Swanson E. The importance of photographic standardization in evaluating microfocused ultrasound facial skin treatments. Aesthet Surg J. 2017;37:NP142–NP144.

114. Swanson E. The supra-inframammary fold (supra-IMF) approach to breast augmentation: Avoiding a double bubble. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2017;5:e1411.

115. Swanson E. Quilting sutures, Scarpa fascia preservation, and meta-analyses of seroma rates after abdominoplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2017;5:e1429.

116. Swanson E. Underestimating implant volumes in cosmetic breast augmentation. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2017;5:e1483.

117. Swanson E. The limitations of implantable mesh in mastopexy. Ann Plast Surg. 2017;79:327–328.

118. Swanson E. A 1-point plan to eliminate Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). Ann Plast Surg. 2018;80:565–466.

119. Swanson E. Does stromal vascular fraction supplementation improve facial lipotransfer? Aesthet Surg. J. 2018;38:NP34–NP36.

120. Swanson E, Mackay DR. Why the micromort concept falls short in Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) risk analysis. Aesthet Surg J. 2018;38:NP68–NP70.

121. Luce EA, Swanson E. Discussion: The impact of once- versus twice-daily enoxaparin prophylaxis on risk for venous thromboembolism and clinically relevant bleeding. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018;142:250–251.

122. Swanson E. Risk of Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma. JAMA Oncol. 2018;4:1434.

123. Swanson E. Evaluating the effect of implantable mesh in mammaplasty. Aesthet Surg J. 2018;38:NP103–NP105.

124. Swanson E. Photometric evaluation of long-term changes in breast shape after breast augmentation and vertical mammaplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2018;6:e1844.

125. Swanson E. The questionable role of antibiotic irrigation in breast augmentation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019;144:249–252.

126. Swanson E. The expanding role of diagnostic ultrasound in plastic surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2018;6:e1911.

127. Swanson E. A critique of radiofrequency treatments for facial rejuvenation. Aesthet Surg J. 2019;39:NP26–NP28.

128. Swanson E. In defense of evidence-based medicine. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019;143:898e-899e.

129. Swanson E. Concerns regarding antibiotic-impregnated mesh in breast augmentation. Aesthetic Surg J. 2019;39:NP90–NP92.

130. Swanson E. Analysis of US FDA breast implant postapproval studies finding an increased risk of diseases and cancer: Why the conclusions are unreliable. Ann Plast Surg. 2019;82:253–254.

131. Swanson E., Brown T. A discussion of conflicts of interest in plastic surgery and possible remedies. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2018;6:e2043.

132. Swanson E. A rebuttal of the 12 breast reconstruction points to minimize implant contamination. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2019;7:e2210.

133. Swanson E. Prospective study of Doppler ultrasound surveillance for deep venous thromboses in 1000 plastic surgery outpatients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020;145:85–96.

134. Swanson E. The effect of sequential compression devices on fibrinolysis in plastic surgery outpatients: A randomized trial. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020;145:392–401.

135. Swanson E. The textured breast implant crisis: A call for action. Ann Plast Surg. 2019;82:593–594.

136. Swanson E. Does a dual plane with gland suspension really improve outcomes after breast augmentation? Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2019;7:e2247.

137. Swanson E. Concerns regarding photographic representation of the results of radiofrequency treatment. Aesthet Surg J. 2019;39:NP354–NP356.

138. Swanson E. Periareolar augmentation/mastopexy: How does it measure up? Aesthet Surg J. 2019;39:NP452–NP454.

139. Swanson E. Plastic surgeons defend textured breast implants at 2019 U.S. Food and Drug Administration hearing: Why it is time to reconsider. Plast Reconstr Surg. Glob Open 2019;7:e2410.

140. Swanson E. Abdominal fascial repair in breast reconstruction and the risk of deep venous thrombosis: Is there a link? Ann Plast Surg. 2020;84:341.

141. Swanson E. Ethical concerns regarding high-dose enoxaparin for venous thromboembolism prevention in plastic surgery patients. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2019;7:e2485.

142. Swanson E. The Food and Drug Administration bans textured breast implants: Lessons for plastic surgeons. Ann Plast Surg. 2020;84:343–345.

143. Swanson E. Reconsidering the role of routine anticoagulation for venous thromboembolism (VTE) prevention in plastic surgery. Ann Plast Surg. 2020;85:97–99.

144. Swanson E. Near circumferential lower body lift: A review of 40 outpatient procedures. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2019;7:e2583.

145. Swanson E. Does sub-SMAS buccal fat pad transposition augment malar volume in facelift patients? Aesthet Surg J. 2020;40:NP416–NP418.

146. Swanson E. A rebuttal of antibiotic irrigation as a method to reduce risk of capsular contracture and Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma. Ann Plast Surg. 2020;85:461–463.

147. Swanson E, Bloom RJ. It is time for plastic surgeons to start picking up the tab. Ann Plast Surg. 2020;85:1–2.

148. Swanson E. A critical appraisal of breast autoaugmentation in post-bariatric surgery patients. Aesthet Surg J. 2020;40:NP429–NP432.

149. Swanson E. Clinical evaluation of 225 sub-SMAS facelifts with no temporal incision. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2020;8:e2640.

150. Swanson E. Evaluating the necessity of capsulectomy in cases of textured breast implant replacement. Ann Plast Surg. 2020;85:691–698.

151. Swanson E. Discussion: The questionable role of antibiotic irrigation in breast augmentation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020;146:97e.

152. Swanson E. Face lifting in bald patients: New trends and specific needs. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020;146:497e–499e.

153. Swanson E. Hall-Findlay E. Banning textured implants is a rational decision to eliminate the risk of Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). Aesthet Surg J. 2020;40:NP474–NP477.

154. Swanson E. Distal deep vein thrombosis causing pulmonary embolism after outpatient plastic surgery: A case report. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2020;8:e2803.

155. Swanson E. The case against the National Breast Implant Registry. Ann Plast Surg. 2021;86:245–247.

156. Swanson E. Concerns regarding the use of acellular dermal matrix at the time of primary breast augmentation. Ann Plast Surg. 2021:86:1–2.

157. Swanson E. Prospective study of saline versus silicone gel implants for subpectoral breast augmentation. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2020;8:e2882.

158. Swanson E. Breast implant illness, biofilm, and the role of capsulectomy. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2020;8:e2999.

159. Swanson E. Ultrasound surveillance: A safe and effective alternative for venous thromboembolism prevention. J Am Coll Surg. 2020;231:783–784.

160. Swanson E. A comparison of 28 published augmentation/mastopexy techniques using photographic measurements. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2020;8:e3092.

161. Swanson E. Photographic comparison of malar projection in 100 facelift patients treated with and without fat injection. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2020;8:e3162.

162. Swanson E. Ultrasound surveillance offers a safe and effective method for venous thromboembolism prevention in plastic surgery patients. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2020;231:783–784.

163. Swanson E. The case for breast implant removal or replacement without capsulectomy. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2021;45:1338–1341.

164. Swanson E. The supero-septum pedicle mammaplasty: How does it perform? Aesthet Surg J. 2021;41:NP986–NP989..

165. Swanson E. When is science significant? Understanding the p value. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2021;147:1080e–1081e.

166. Swanson E. Open capsulotomy for capsular contracture after breast augmentation: An alternative treatment algorithm. Plast Reconstr Surg. Accepted February, 2021.

167. Swanson E. Is acellular dermal matrix really an essential part of the management of capsular contracture of the breast? Aesthet Surg J. Published online February 24, 2021.

168. Swanson E. A rebuttal of the holistic 8-point protocol to eliminate deep venous thromboses after abdominoplasty. Aesthet Surg J. Published online March 14, 2021.

169. Swanson E. Chemoprophylaxis and the risk of bleeding after abdominoplasty. Aesthet Surg J. Published online April 9, 2021.

170. Swanson E. A review and measurement study of the central mound pedicle for breast reduction. Plast Reconstr Surg – Glob Open 2021;9:e3615.

171. Swanson E. Is weight-based enoxaparin dosing advisable for venous thromboembolism prevention in plastic surgery patients? Plast Reconstr Surg. Accepted June 24, 2021.

172. Swanson E. Discussion: Mechanical thromboprophylaxis alone in body contouring surgery for post massive weight loss patients: Is this good enough? Aesthetic Plast Surg. Accepted June 2021.

173. Swanson E. Does antibiotic irrigation really reduce the risk of capsular contracture of the breast? Aesthetic Plast Surg. Published online July 12, 2021.

Books

  1. Swanson E. Ideal Face: The New Science of Cosmetic Surgery. Leawood, KS: Ideal Look LLC, 2009.
  2. Swanson E. Ideal Facelift: The New Science of Cosmetic Surgery. Leawood, KS: Ideal Look LLC, 2009.
  3. Swanson E. Ideal Body: The New Science of Cosmetic Surgery. Leawood, KS: Ideal Look LLC, 2009.
  4. Swanson E. Ideal Breast: The New Science of Cosmetic Surgery. Leawood, KS: Ideal Look LLC, 2009.
  5. Swanson E. Evidence-Based Cosmetic Breast Surgery. Cham, Switz: Springer; 2017.
  6. Swanson E. Evidence-Based Body Contouring Surgery and VTE Prevention. Cham, Switz.: Springer; 2018.

Chapters 

  1. Swanson E. Mastopexy–vertical approach. In: Atlas of Aesthetic Contemporary Aesthetic Breast Surgery. Pu LLQ, Jewell ML, eds. Elsevier: London; 2021. 189–199.
  2. Swanson E. Postoperative evaluation of gluteal fat augmentation. In: Condé-Green A, Cansancao AL, eds. Gluteal fat augmentation – Best practices in Brazilian Butt Lift. Cham, Switz.: Springer Nature; 2021. 135–141.
  3. Swanson E. Avoiding aesthetic problems of breast reductions with implants: When and how? In: Kim J. ed. Managing Common and Uncommon Complications of Aesthetic Breast Surgery. Cham, Switz.: Springer Nature; 2021. 169–178.