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Brian D. Lewis MD

Brian D. Lewis MD

Associate Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Surgery
Division: Vascular Surgery


  • Evidence for a Standardized Preadmission Showering Regimen to Achieve Maximal Antiseptic Skin Surface Concentrations of Chlorhexidine Gluconate, 4%, in Surgical Patients. (Edmiston CE Jr, Lee CJ, Krepel CJ, Spencer M, Leaper D, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Rossi PJ, Malinowski MJ, Seabrook GR) JAMA Surg 2015 Nov 1;150(11):1027-33 PMID: 26308490 08/27/2015
  • Influence of clerkship sites on National Board of Medical Examiners surgery subject examination performance. (Rentea RM, Lewis BD, Leisten AJ, Treat R, Redlich PN) Am J Surg 2015 Aug;210(2):396-400 PMID: 25913433 04/29/2015
  • Assessment of an innovative antimicrobial surface disinfectant in the operating room environment using adenosine triphosphate bioluminescence assay. (Lewis BD, Spencer M, Rossi PJ, Lee CJ, Brown KR, Malinowski M, Seabrook GR, Edmiston CE Jr) Am J Infect Control 2015 Mar 1;43(3):283-5 PMID: 25728155 03/03/2015
  • The effect of Surgical Care Improvement Project measures on national trends on surgical site infections in open vascular procedures. (Dua A, Desai SS, Seabrook GR, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Rossi PJ, Edmiston CE, Lee CJ) J Vasc Surg 2014 Dec;60(6):1635-9 PMID: 25454105 12/03/2014
  • Antimicrobial activity of ceftaroline and other anti-infective agents against microbial pathogens recovered from the surgical intensive care patient population: a prevalence analysis. (Edmiston CE Jr, Krepel CJ, Leaper D, Ledeboer NA, Mackey TL, Graham MB, Lee C, Rossi PJ, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Seabrook GR) Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2014 Dec;15(6):745-51 PMID: 24896013 06/05/2014
  • Empowering the surgical patient: a randomized, prospective analysis of an innovative strategy for improving patient compliance with preadmission showering protocol. (Edmiston CE Jr, Krepel CJ, Edmiston SE, Spencer M, Lee C, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Rossi PJ, Malinowski M, Seabrook G) J Am Coll Surg 2014 Aug;219(2):256-64 PMID: 24880956 06/02/2014
  • Endovascular management of a traumatic renal-caval arteriovenous fistula in a pediatric patient. (Kuy S, Rossi PJ, Seabrook GR, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Rilling WS, Martin G, Patel B, Dua A, McMaster J, Desai S, Lee CJ) Ann Vasc Surg 2014 May;28(4):1031.e1-5 PMID: 24360940 12/24/2013
  • Carotid endarterectomy national trends over a decade: does sex matter? (Kuy S, Dua A, Desai SS, Rossi PJ, Seabrook GR, Lewis BD, Patel B, Kuy S, Lee CJ, Subbarayan R, Brown KR) Ann Vasc Surg 2014 May;28(4):887-92 PMID: 24321266 PMCID: PMC4535711 12/11/2013
  • Surgical site infections after lower extremity revascularization procedures involving groin incisions. (Kuy S, Dua A, Desai S, Dua A, Patel B, Tondravi N, Seabrook GR, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Lee CJ, Kuy S, Subbarayan R, Rossi PJ) Ann Vasc Surg 2014 Jan;28(1):53-8 PMID: 24189008 11/06/2013
  • Asymptomatic 50% to 75% internal carotid artery stenosis in 288 patients: risk factors for disease progression and ipsilateral neurological symptoms. (Dua A, Patel B, Kuy S, Seabrook GR, Tondravi N, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Rossi PJ) Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 2012 Dec;24(4):165-70 PMID: 23804963 06/28/2013
  • Management of carotid stenosis in women. (Kuy S, Seabrook GR, Rossi PJ, Lewis BD, Dua A, Brown KR) JAMA Surg 2013 Aug;148(8):788-90 PMID: 23804123 06/28/2013
  • Ruptured mycotic infrapopliteal aneurysm. (Shakhnovich I, Seabrook GR, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Rossi PJ) J Vasc Surg 2013 Jul;58(1):205-7 PMID: 23351649 01/29/2013
  • A unique hybrid approach to the treatment of an aberrant right subclavian artery aneurysm. (Southard NM, Seabrook GR, Tutton SM, Almassi GH, Lewis BD, Brown KR, Rossi PJ) Vasc Endovascular Surg 2013 Feb;47(2):128-30 PMID: 23143227 11/13/2012
  • Evaluation of an antimicrobial surgical glove to inactivate live human immunodeficiency virus following simulated glove puncture. (Edmiston CE Jr, Zhou SS, Hoerner P, Krikorian R, Krepel CJ, Lewis BD, Brown KR, Rossi PJ, Graham MB, Seabrook GR) Surgery 2013 Feb;153(2):225-33 PMID: 23059114 10/13/2012
  • Reducing the risk of surgical site infections: did we really think SCIP was going to lead us to the promised land? (Edmiston CE, Spencer M, Lewis BD, Brown KR, Rossi PJ, Henen CR, Smith HW, Seabrook GR) Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2011 Jun;12(3):169-77 PMID: 21767147 07/20/2011
  • Endovascular repair of pseudoaneurysm associated with coarctation of the aorta. (Lerner BM, Tutton S, Lewis BD) J Vasc Surg 2011 Mar;53(3):825 PMID: 20510568 06/01/2010
  • Does the surgical clerkship meet the needs of practicing primary care physicians? (Lewis BD, Leisten A, Arteaga D, Treat R, Brasel K, Redlich PN) WMJ 2009 Nov;108(8):398-402 PMID: 20041577 01/01/2010
  • The extent of lower extremity occlusive disease predicts short- and long-term patency following endovascular infrainguinal arterial intervention. (Hasanadka R, Brown KR, Rilling WS, Rossi PJ, Hieb RA, Hohenwalter EJ, Seabrook GR, Lewis BD, Towne JB) Am J Surg 2008 Nov;196(5):629-33 PMID: 18789419 09/16/2008
  • Preoperative shower revisited: can high topical antiseptic levels be achieved on the skin surface before surgical admission? (Edmiston CE Jr, Krepel CJ, Seabrook GR, Lewis BD, Brown KR, Towne JB) J Am Coll Surg 2008 Aug;207(2):233-9 PMID: 18656052 07/29/2008
  • Computed tomography angiography to evaluate thoracic outlet neurovascular compression. (Hasanadka R, Towne JB, Seabrook GR, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Foley WD) Vasc Endovascular Surg 2007 Aug-Sep;41(4):316-21 PMID: 17704334 08/21/2007
  • Pediatric vascular injuries: patterns of injury, morbidity, and mortality. (Klinkner DB, Arca MJ, Lewis BD, Oldham KT, Sato TT) J Pediatr Surg 2007 Jan;42(1):178-82; discussion 182-3 PMID: 17208561 01/09/2007
  • Bacterial adherence to surgical sutures: can antibacterial-coated sutures reduce the risk of microbial contamination? (Edmiston CE, Seabrook GR, Goheen MP, Krepel CJ, Johnson CP, Lewis BD, Brown KR, Towne JB) J Am Coll Surg 2006 Oct;203(4):481-9 PMID: 17000391 09/27/2006
  • Impact of selective antimicrobial agents on staphylococcal adherence to biomedical devices. (Edmiston CE Jr, Goheen MP, Seabrook GR, Johnson CP, Lewis BD, Brown KR, Towne JB) Am J Surg 2006 Sep;192(3):344-54 PMID: 16920429 08/22/2006
  • Molecular epidemiology of microbial contamination in the operating room environment: Is there a risk for infection? (Edmiston CE Jr, Seabrook GR, Cambria RA, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Sommers JR, Krepel CJ, Wilson PJ, Sinski S, Towne JB) Surgery 2005 Oct;138(4):573-9; discussion 579-82 PMID: 16269284 11/05/2005
  • Comparative in vitro antimicrobial activity of a novel quinolone, garenoxacin, against aerobic and anaerobic microbial isolates recovered from general, vascular, cardiothoracic and otolaryngologic surgical patients. (Edmiston CE Jr, Krepel CJ, Kehl KS, Seabrook GR, Somberg LB, Almassi GH, Smith TL, Loehrl TA, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Towne JB) J Antimicrob Chemother 2005 Nov;56(5):872-8 PMID: 16186167 09/28/2005
  • Operative strategies in aortic graft infections: is complete graft excision always necessary? (Hart JP, Eginton MT, Brown KR, Seabrook GR, Lewis BD, Edmiston CE Jr, Towne JB, Cambria RA) Ann Vasc Surg 2005 Mar;19(2):154-60 PMID: 15776307 03/19/2005
  • Last update: 11/25/2015