Publications

  1. Singh S, Swanson KL, Hathcock MA, Kremers WK, Pallanch JF, Krowka MJ, Kamath PS. Identifying the presence of clinically significant hepatic involvement in hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia using a simple clinical scoring index. J Hepatol. 2014 Jul; 61(1):124-31. Epub 2014 Mar 06.
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  2. Cartin-Ceba R, Swanson KL, Krowka MJ. Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations. Chest. 2013 Sep; 144(3):1033-44.
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  3. Iyer VN, Swanson KL, Cartin-Ceba R, Dierkhising RA, Rosen CB, Heimbach JK, Wiesner RH, Krowka MJ. Hepatopulmonary syndrome: favorable outcomes in the MELD exception era. Hepatology. 2013 Jun; 57(6):2427-35. Epub 2013 Feb 15.
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  4. Wain K, Swanson K, Watson W, Jeavons E, Weaver A, Lindor N. Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia and risks for adverse pregnancy outcomes. Am J Med Genet A. 2012 Aug; 158A(8):2009-14. Epub 2012 Jun 18.
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  5. Talwalkar JA, Swanson KL, Krowka MJ, Andrews JC, Kamath PS. Prevalence of spontaneous portosystemic shunts in patients with portopulmonary hypertension and effect on treatment. Gastroenterology. 2011 Nov; 141(5):1673-9. Epub 2011 Jun 30.
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  6. Faughnan ME, Palda VA, Garcia-Tsao G, Geisthoff UW, McDonald J, Proctor DD, Spears J, Brown DH, Buscarini E, Chesnutt MS, Cottin V, Ganguly A, Gossage JR, Guttmacher AE, Hyland RH, Kennedy SJ, Korzenik J, Mager JJ, Ozanne AP, Piccirillo JF, Picus D, International guidelines for the diagnosis and management of hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia. J Med Genet. 2011 Feb; 48(2):73-87. Epub 2009 Jun 23.
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  7. Cartin-Ceba R, Swanson K, Iyer V, Wiesner RH, Krowka MJ. Safety and efficacy of ambrisentan for the treatment of portopulmonary hypertension. Chest. 2011 Jan; 139(1):109-14. Epub 2010 Aug 12.
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  8. Defranchi SA, Edell ES, Daniels CE, Prakash UB, Swanson KL, Utz JP, Allen MS, Cassivi SD, Deschamps C, Nichols FC 3rd, Shen KR, Wigle DA. Mediastinoscopy in patients with lung cancer and negative endobronchial ultrasound guided needle aspiration. Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Dec; 90(6):1753-7.
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  9. Swanson KL, Wiesner RH, Nyberg SL, Rosen CB, Krowka MJ. Survival in portopulmonary hypertension: Mayo Clinic experience categorized by treatment subgroups. Am J Transplant. 2008 Nov; 8(11):2445-53. Epub 2008 Sep 08.
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  10. Kumar N, Boeve BF, Cowl CT, Ellison JW, Kamath PS, Swanson KL. Hypermanganesemia, hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, brain abscess: the hepatic connection. Neurology. 2008 Sep 30; 71(14):1118-9.
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  11. Swanson KL, Utz JP, Krowka MJ. Doppler echocardiography-right heart catheterization relationships in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and suspected pulmonary hypertension. Med Sci Monit. 2008 Apr; 14(4):CR177-82.
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  12. Swanson KL, Krowka MJ. Screen for portopulmonary hypertension, especially in liver transplant candidates. Cleve Clin J Med. 2008 Feb; 75(2):121-2, 125-30, 133 passim.
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  13. Siddiki H, Doherty MG, Fletcher JG, Stanson AW, Vrtiska TJ, Hough DM, Fidler JL, McCollough CH, Swanson KL. Abdominal findings in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia: pictorial essay on 2D and 3D findings with isotropic multiphase CT. Radiographics. 2008 Jan-Feb; 28(1):171-84.
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  14. Swanson KL, Edell ES, Prakash UBS, Brutinel WM, Midthun DE, Utz JP. Complications of metal stent therapy in benign airway obstruction. J Bronchol. 2007 Apr 14; 14(2):90-4.
  15. Ryu JH, Krowka MJ, Pellikka PA, Swanson KL, McGoon MD. Pulmonary hypertension in patients with interstitial lung diseases. Mayo Clin Proc. 2007 Mar; 82(3):342-50.
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  16. Krowka MJ, Swanson KL, Frantz RP, McGoon MD, Wiesner RH. Portopulmonary hypertension: Results from a 10-year screening algorithm. Hepatology. 2006 Dec; 44(6):1502-10.
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  17. Afessa B, Hubmayr RD, Vetter EA, Keegan MT, Swanson KL, Baddour LM, Cockerill FR 3rd, Peters SG. Bronchoscopy in ventilator-associated pneumonia: agreement of calibrated loop and serial dilution. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2006 Jun 1; 173(11):1229-32. Epub 2006 Mar 09.
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  18. Parambil JG, Knight MZ, Deschamps C, Swanson KL. Synchronous bilateral lung carcinoid tumors diagnosed by flexible bronchoscopy. Journal of Bronchology. 2006; 13(3):144-6.
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  19. Nadrous HF, Pellikka PA, Krowka MJ, Swanson KL, Chaowalit N, Decker PA, Ryu JH. The impact of pulmonary hypertension on survival in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Chest. 2005 Dec; 128(6 Suppl):616S-617S.
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  20. Nadrous HF, Pellikka PA, Krowka MJ, Swanson KL, Chaowalit N, Decker PA, Ryu JH. Pulmonary hypertension in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Chest. 2005 Oct; 128(4):2393-9.
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  21. Swanson KL, Wiesner RH, Krowka MJ. Natural history of hepatopulmonary syndrome: Impact of liver transplantation. Hepatology. 2005 May; 41(5):1122-9.
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  22. Barnes TW, Afessa B, Swanson KL, Lim KG. The clinical utility of flexible bronchoscopy in the evaluation of chronic cough. Chest. 2004 Jul; 126(1):268-72.
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  23. Swanson KL. Airway foreign bodies: What's new? Seminars in Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine. 2004; 25(4):405-11.
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  24. Swanson KL, Prakash UBS, McDougall JC, Midthun DE, Edell ES, Brutinel WM, Utz JP. Airway foreign bodies in adults. Journal of Bronchology. 2003; 10(2):107-11.
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  25. Meehan AM, Virk A, Swanson K, Poeschla EM. Severe pleuropulmonary paragonimiasis 8 years after emigration from a region of endemicity. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Jul 1; 35(1):87-90.
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  26. Swanson KL, Krowka MJ. Arterial oxygenation associated with portopulmonary hypertension. Chest. 2002 Jun; 121(6):1869-75.
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  27. Swanson KL, Prakash UBS, Midthun DE, Edell ES, Utz JP, McDougall JC, Brutinel WM. Flexible bronchoscopic management of airway foreign bodies in children. Chest. 2002 May; 121(5):1695-700.
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  28. Swanson KL, Johnson M, Prakash UBS, McKusick MA, Andrews JC, Stanson AW. Bronchial artery embolization - Experience with 54 patients. Chest. 2002 Mar; 121(3):789-95.
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  29. Swanson KL, Prakash UBS, Midthun DE, Edell ES, Utz JP, McDougall JC, Brutinel WM. Clinical characteristics in suspected tracheobronchial foreign body aspiration in children. Journal of Bronchology. 2002; 9(4):276-80.
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  30. Swanson KL, Edell ES. Tracheobronchial foreign bodies. Chest Surg Clin N Am. 2001 Nov; 11(4):861-72.
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  31. Swanson KL, Prakash UB, Stanson AW. Pulmonary arteriovenous fistulas: Mayo Clinic experience, 1982-1997. Mayo Clin Proc. 1999 Jul; 74(7):671-80.
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  32. Swanson KL, Litin SC. 72-year old man with anemia and abdominal pain. Mayo Clin Proc. 1998 Mar; 73(3):275-8.
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