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Patient Resources

As part of our efforts to spread the word and have you attend the Breast Implant Health Summit,

we would like to offer the following:

20% off for all Bii patients

100% off if you have 2 practitioners register

For your convenience, we have provided you below with a request letter and 2 flyers that you can use to send an email, post, or hand out at your next office visit.  

Printable BIHS Patient Practitioner Request Letter 2022

Printable BIHS Patient Flyer for Practitioner 2022


Printable BIHS Flyer 2022

Report Adverse Events


FDA 3/8/23 - Breast Implants: Reports of Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Various Lymphomas in Capsule Around Implants: FDA Safety Communication

FDA updated 11/16/21 - What You Need to Know About Breast Implants


FDA 10/27/21 - FDA Strengthens Safety Requirements and Updates Study Results for Breast Implants


FDA updated 6/14/21 - Labeling for Approved Breast Implants (SSED)

FDA 8/20/20 - Medical Device Reports for Systemic Symptoms in Women with Breast Implants

FDA Update 8/20/20 - 7 Things You Should Know About Breast Implants
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA 8/20/20 - Medical Device Reports for Systemic Symptoms in Women with Breast Implants

FDA Update 8/20/20 - 7 Things You Should Know About Breast Implants
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA Update 8/20/20 Analysis of Medical Device Reports of Breast Implant Illness and Breast Implant-Associated Lymphoma | FDA


FDA Update 6/29/20 Breast Implants - Certain Labeling Recommendations to Improve Patient Communication Guidance for Industry and Food and Drug Administration Staff

FDA 5/18/20 Warning letter to Allergan and Ideal

FDA 5/14/20 - FDA issues warning letters to two breast implant manufacturers as part of ongoing efforts to protect patients


10/9/21 - 3rd  World Consensus Conference on BIA-ALCL

11/6-7/20 - 2nd World Consensus Conference on BIA-ALCL


5/2023 -Understanding Breast Implant Illness

Brian R. Buinewicz, MD, Danielle Valoras, MOAS, PA-C, and Robyn Towt, BS

4/2023 -Breast Implant Surgery: An Overview of the Risks and Health Complications

Prothe J, Rozovics P, Sykes R, Taccona M.

2023 - Baker-IV capsular contracture is correlated with an increased amount of silicone material: an intra-patient study.

de Bakker, Erik; Zada, Liron; Schmidt, Robert; van Haasterecht,Ludo; Vethaak, A. Dick; Ariese, Freek; Dijkman, Henry ; Bult, Peter; Gibbs, Susan; Niessen, Frank

2/28/23 - Exposure to silicone breast implant-infused media is detrimental to Caenorhabditis elegans

Henry, B.P.M. DijkmanInca Slaats, and Samantha Hughes

9/7/21 - Outcomes of Implant Removal and Capsulectomy for Breast Implant Illness in 248 Patients

Jacob Y KatsnelsonJoseph R SpaniolJoshua C BuinewiczFrederick V RamseyBrian R Buinewicz


3/21/21 - Autoimmune dysautonomia in women with silicone breast implants

Gilad Halpert, Abdulla Watad, Avishai M.Tsur, Arad Dotan, Hector Enrique Quiros-Lim, Harald Heidecke, Boris Gilburd, Josef Haik, Yair Levy, Miri Blank, Howard Amital, Yehuda Shoenfeld

5/29/20 - Bilateral breast implant-associated chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma (CLL/SLL): A case report

Patrick P. BletsisLaura E. JanssenOtto VisserSaskia R. OffermanMichiel A. TellierLaurens Laterveer, and Peter Houptb

4/15/20 - Interleukin 17 and senescent cells regulate the foreign body response to synthetic material implants in mice and humans

Liam Chung, David R. Maestas Jr., Andriana Lebid, Ashlie Mageau, Gedge D. Rosson, Xinqun Wu1, Matthew T. Wolf, Ada J. Tam, Isabel Vanderzee, Xiaokun Wang, James I. Andorko, Hong Zhang, Radhika Narain, Kaitlyn Sadtler, Hongni Fan, Daniela Čiháková, Claude Jourdan Le Saux, Franck Housseau, Drew M. Pardoll, and ProfileJennifer H. Elisseeff

1/11/20 - 21-year-old silicone breast implants causing recurrent pneumonia, chest pain and coughing

2017-2020 - 20 Publications with various topics involving breast implants

5/2017 - Autoinflammatory Syndrome Induced by Adjuvants (ASIA) Syndrome is Misguided

Arthur E. Brawer, M.D.

2/9/16 - Gel Bleed and Rupture of Silicone Breast Implants Investigated by Light-, Electron Microscopy and Energy Dispersive X-ray Analysis of Internal Organs and Nervous Tissue

R.M. Kappel, L.L. Boer, and H. Dijkman

9/20/21- Assessment of Silicone Particle Migration Among Women Undergoing Removal or Revision of Silicone Breast Implants in the Netherlands

Henry B. P. M. Dijkman, PhD1Inca Slaats, BSc1,2Peter Bult, PhD, MD2

7/2020 - Understanding Breast Implant Illness, Before and After Explantation

Wee, Corinne E. MD; Younis, Joseph BS; Isbester, Kelsey BS; Smith, Arvin BS; Wangler, Brooke; Sarode, Anuja L. MPHb; Patil, Nirav MBBS, MPH; Grunzweig, Katherine MD; Boas, Samuel BS; Harvey, Donald J. MD; Kumar, Anand R. MD; Feng, Lu-Jean MD,

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