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Lowell H. Steen, Jr.
M.D.
Professor
Fellowship Director, Interventional Cardiology
Cardiology
Specialties
Coronary Artery Disease
Interventional Cardiology
Heart Attack
Hypertension
Chest Pain
Ischemic Heart Disease
Valvular Heart Disease
Locations
Loyola Center for Health at Oak Park
Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine
Board Certifications
Cardiovascular Disease - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
Interventional Cardiology - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
Publications
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
Reddy,P. R.; Gulati,A.; Steen,L.; Sinacore,J.; Leya,F.; Heroux,A.Outcomes of bare metal versus drug-eluting stents in allograft vasculopathy. Journal of Heart & Lung Transplantation 2008 ;27(11):1222-1228
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
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
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
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
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
Matos,G.; Steen,L.; Leya,F.Treatment of unprotected left main coronary artery stenosis with a drug eluting stent in a heart transplant patient with allograft vasculopathy Heart 2005 ;91(2):e11
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
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
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
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
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
Education
Medical School
Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency
Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center, Internal Medicine: General
Fellowship
Loyola University Medical Center, Cardiology
Interests & Hobbies
Boating
Basketball
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