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Bruce E. Lewis
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Heart Disease
Vascular Disease
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine
Loyola Center for Health at Oakbrook Terrace
Interventional Cardiology, American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty
American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty, Cardiology
Medical School
Rush Medical College of Rush University
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Internal Medicine: General
Loyola University Medical Center, Cardiology
Alhawasli,H.; Darki,A.; Lewis,B. E.Endovascular Repair of Bilateral Internal Mammary Artery Aneurysms in a Patient with Marfan Syndrome-A Case Report The International journal of angiology : official publication of the International College of Angiology, Inc 2016 ;25(5):e39-e42
Kuy,S.; Dua,A.; Chappidi,R.; Seabrook,G.; Brown,K. R.; Lewis,B.; Rossi,P. J.; Lee,C. J.The increasing incidence of thromboembolic events among hospitalized patients with inflammatory bowel disease Vascular 2015 ;23(3):260-264
Gough,F.; Budhrani,S.; Cohn,E.; Dappen,A.; Leenknecht,C.; Lewis,B.; Mulligan,D. A.; Randall,D.; Rheuban,K.; Roberts,L.; Shanahan,T. J.; Webster,K.; Krupinski,E. A.; Bashshur,R.; Bernard,J.ATA Practice Guidelines for Live, On Demand Primary and Urgent Care Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association 2015 ;21(3):233-241
Nguyen,B.; Fennessy,M.; Leya,F.; Nowak,W.; Ryan,M.; Freeberg,S.; Gill,J.; Dieter,R. S.; Steen,L.; Lewis,B.; Cichon,M.; Probst,B.; Jarotkiewicz,M.; Wilber,D.; Lopez,J. J.Comparison of primary percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction during and prior to availability of an in-house STEMI system: early experience and intermediate outcomes of the HARRT program for achieving routine D2B times <60 minutes Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions 2015 ;86(2):186-196
Gomes,M.; Ramacciotti,E.; Hoppensteadt,D.; Walenga,J. M.; Lewis,B.; Thethi,I.; Fareed,J.An open label, non-randomized, prospective clinical trial evaluating the immunogenicity of branded enoxaparin versus biosimilars in healthy volunteers. Clinical & Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2011 ;17(1):66-69
Dieter,R. S.; Darki,A.; Nanjundappa,A.; Chhokar,V. S.; Khadim,G.; Morshedi-Meibodi,A.; Freihage,J. H.; Steen,L.; Lewis,B.; Leya,F.Usefulness of wide pulse pressure as a predictor of poor outcome after renal artery angioplasty and stenting. American Journal of Cardiology 2009 ;104(5):732-734
Ramana,R. K.; Lewis,B. E.Percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with acute coronary syndrome: focus on bivalirudin Vascular Health & Risk Management 2008 ;4(3):493-505
Ramana,R. K.; Ronan,A.; Cohoon,K.; Homan,D.; Sutherland,J.; Steen,L.; Liu,J.; Loeb,H.; Lewis,B. E.Long-term clinical outcomes of real-world experience using sirolimus-eluting stents in saphenous vein graft disease Catheterization & Cardiovascular Interventions 2008 ;71(7):886-893
Ramana,R. K.; Singh,A.; Dieter,R. S.; Moran,J. F.; Steen,L.; Lewis,B. E.; Leya,F.Femoral angiogram prior to arteriotomy closure device does not reduce vascular complications in patients undergoing cardiac catheterization. Journal of interventional cardiology 2008 ;21(2):204-208
Kelton,J. G.; Hursting,M. J.; Heddle,N.; Lewis,B. E.Predictors of clinical outcome in patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia treated with direct thrombin inhibition. Blood Coagulation & Fibrinolysis 2008 ;19(6):471-475
Iqbal,O.; Adiguzel,C.; Lewis,B. E.; Cunanan,J.; Fareed,J.Argatroban in percutaneous coronary indications Seminars in Thrombosis and Hemostasis 2008 ;34:75
Freihage,J. H.; Joyal,D.; Arab,D.; Dieter,R. S.; Loeb,H. S.; Steen,L.; Lewis,B.; Liu,J. C.; Leya,F.Invasive assessment of mitral regurgitation: comparison of hemodynamic parameters. Catheterization & Cardiovascular Interventions 2007 ;69(2):303-312
Joyal,D.; Freihage,J. H.; Cohoon,K.; Tempelhof,M.; Leya,F.; Dieter,R. S.; Steen,L.; Lewis,B.; Arab,D.The influence of low (81 mg) versus high (325 mg) doses of ASA on the incidence of sirolimus-eluting stent thrombosis. Journal of Invasive Cardiology 2007 ;19(7):291-294
Joyal,D.; Leya,F.; Koh,M.; Besinger,R.; Ramana,R.; Kahn,S.; Jeske,W.; Lewis,B.; Steen,L.; Mestril,R.; Arab,D.Troponin I levels in patients with preeclampsia. American Journal of Medicine 2007 ;120(9):819.e13-819.e14
Reddy,P. R.; Dieter,R. S.; Das,P.; Steen,L. H.; Lewis,B. E.; Leya,F. S.Utility of BNP in differentiating constrictive pericarditis from restrictive cardiomyopathy in patients with renal insufficiency. Journal of cardiac failure 2007 ;13(8):668-671
Lewis,B. E.; Hursting,M. J.Direct thrombin inhibition during percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy 2007 ;5(1):57-68
Joyal,D.; Leya,F.; Al Chekakie,M. O.; Arab,D.; Dieter,R. S.; Morshedi-Meibodi,A.; Lewis,B.; Steen,L.; Fareed,J.; Hoppenstead,D.; Akar,J. G.Presence of asymmetric dimethylarginine gradients across high-grade lesions in patients with coronary artery disease. Coronary artery disease 2007 ;18(6):471-475
Ramana,R. K.; Joyal,D.; Arab,D.; Dieter,R. S.; Steen,L.; Lewis,B.; Leya,F.Clinical experience with rotational atherectomy in patients with severe left ventricular dysfunction Journal of Invasive Cardiology 2006 ;18(11):514-518
Lewis,B. E.; Wallis,D. E.; Hursting,M. J.; Levine,R. L.; Leya,F.Effects of argatroban therapy, demographic variables, and platelet count on thrombotic risks in heparin-induced thrombocytopenia Chest 2006 ;129(6):1407-1416
Arab,D.; Lewis,B.; Cho,L.; Steen,L.; Joyal,D.; Leya,F.Antiplatelet therapy in anticoagulated patients requiring coronary intervention Journal of Invasive Cardiology 2005 ;17(10):549-554
Ramana,R. K.; Arab,D.; Joyal,D.; Steen,L.; Cho,L.; Lewis,B.; Liu,J.; Loeb,H.; Leya,F.Coronary artery perforation during percutaneous coronary intervention: incidence and outcomes in the new interventional era Journal of Invasive Cardiology 2005 ;17(11):603-605
Leya,F. S.; Arab,D.; Joyal,D.; Shioura,K. M.; Lewis,B. E.; Steen,L. H.; Cho,L.The efficacy of brain natriuretic peptide levels in differentiating constrictive pericarditis from restrictive cardiomyopathy. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2005 ;45(11):1900-1902
Cho,L.; Lewis,B. E.; Steen,L. H.; Leya,F. S.Thiazolidinediones do not reduce target vessel revascularization in diabetic patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention. Cardiology 2005 ;104(2):97-100
Qayyum,U.; Leya,F.; Steen,L.; Sochanski,M.; Grassman,E.; Cho,L.; Lewis,B.New catheter design for cannulation of the anomalous right coronary artery arising from the left sinus of valsalva. Catheterization & Cardiovascular Interventions 2003 ;60(3):382-388
Tobu,M.; Iqbal,O.; Ma,Q.; Schultz,C.; Jeske,W.; Hoppensteadt,D.; Lewis,B.; Fareed,D.; Fareed,J.Global anticoagulant effects of a synthetic anti-factor Xa inhibitor (DX-9065a): implications for interventional use. Clinical & Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2003 ;9(1):1-17
Cochran,K.; DeMartini,T. J.; Lewis,B. E.; O'Brien,J.; Steen,L. H.; Grassman,E. D.; Leya,F.Use of lepirudin during percutaneous vascular interventions in patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia Journal of Invasive Cardiology 2003 ;15(11):617-621
Liu,J. C.; Lewis,B. E.; Steen,L. H.; Grassman,E. D.; Bakhos,M.; Blakeman,B.; Wrona,L.; Leya,F.Patency of coronary artery bypass grafts in patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia The American Journal of Cardiology 2002 ;89(8):979-981
Iqbal,O.; Walenga,J. M.; Lewis,B. E.; Bakhos,M.Bleeding complications with glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors Drugs of today (Barcelona, Spain : 1998) 2000 ;36(8):503-514