CONTACT INFORMATION

Bruce E. Lewis
Bruce E. Lewis
M.D.
Professor
Cardiology
Specialties
Heart Disease, Vascular Disease, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Locations
Loyola Center for Health at Oakbrook Terrace
Board Certifications
Cardiovascular Disease - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - General Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
Interventional Cardiology - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
Publications
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 2014 ; :
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
Iqbal,O.; Adiguzel,C.; Lewis,B. E.; Cunanan,J.; Fareed,J.Argatroban in percutaneous coronary indications Seminars in Thrombosis and Hemostasis 2008 ;34:75
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
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.; 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.; 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Education
Medical School
Rush Medical College of Rush University
Residency
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Internal Medicine: General
Fellowship
Loyola University Medical Center, Cardiology
Languages
Spanish
Interests & Hobbies
Basketball
Tennis
Gardening