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  • Swanson SA, Hernán MA. How to report instrumental variable analyses (suggestions welcome). Epidemiology. 2013;24(3):370-374.
  • Swanson SA, Robins JM, Miller M, Hernán MA. Selecting on treatment: A pervasive form of bias in instrumental variable analyses. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2015;181(3):191-197.
  • Swanson SA, Miller M, Robins JM, Hernán MA. Definition and evaluation of the monotonicity condition for preference-based instruments. Epidemiology. 2015;26(3):414-420.
  • Swanson SA. Communicating causality. European Journal of Epidemiology. 2015;30(10):1073-1075.


  • Swanson SA, Crow SJ, Le Grange D, Swendsen J, Merikangas KR. Prevalence and correlates of eating disorders in adolescents: Results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication Adolescent Supplement. Archives of General Psychiatry. 2011;68(7):714-723.
  • Swanson SA, Colman I. Association between exposure to suicide and suicidality outcomes in youth. Canadian Medical Association Journal. 2013;185(10):870-877.
  • Miller M, Swanson SA, Azrael D, Pate V, Stürmer T. Antidepressant dose, age, and the risk of deliberate self-harm. JAMA Internal Medicine. 2014;174(6):899-909.
  • Swanson SA, Aloisio KM, Horton NJ, Sonneville KR, Crosby RD, Eddy KT, Field AE, Micali N. Assessing eating disorder symptoms in adolescence: Is there a role for multiple informants? International Journal of Eating Disorders. 2014;47(5):475-482.