|Last Name: ||McLeod|
|First Name: ||Bruce|
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|Degree & Certifications: ||MD|
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|Rank & Title: ||Professor |
|Department: ||Internal Medicine, Pathology|
|College: ||GME, Rush Medical College|
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Bruce McLeod, MD, FACP, is a professor of medicine and pathology at Rush Medical College. He is also director of the Apheresis Unit of the blood center at Rush. Dr. McLeod serves as attending physician at Rush University Medical Center.
Dr. McLeod is the past president of the American Society for Apheresis and remains an active member. He is also a fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of the American College of Rheumatology. Dr. McLeod's work has been published in numerous journals, including the Annals of Internal Medicine, Lancet, and the Journal of Clinical Apheresis.
Dr. McLeod received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He completed his internship, residency and fellowship at Rush. Dr. McLeod also was a visiting fellow at the University of London.
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Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1969, MD
1969-1972 Internal Medicine, Presbyterian-St. Luke's Hospital, Chicago, IL
1972-1974 Immunology Fellowship, Rush University Medical Center / Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL and University of London, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, London, England
Internal Medicine, 1972
Current Academic Appointment:
Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Rush University Medical Center
Selected Review Articles, Chapters and/or Textbooks:
McLeod BC, Senior Editor. Therapeutic Apheresis: A Physician's Handbook, AABB, Bethesda, MD, 2005.
McLeod BC, Senior Editor; Price TH, Weinstein R, Coeditors: Apheresis: Principles and Practice, Second Edition, AABB Press, Bethesda, MD, 2003.
McLeod BC. Therapeutic plasma exchange. In Hillyer CD, Silberstein LE, Ness PM, Anderson KC, Roback JD, eds, Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine: Basic Principles & Practice, 2nd edition, Churchill Livingstone, Philadelphia, 2007, pp 738-64.
McLeod BC. Therapeutic cytapheresis. In Hillyer CD, Silberstein LE, Ness PM, Anderson KC, Roback JD, eds, Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine: Basic Principles & Practice, 2nd edition, Churchill Livingstone, Philadelphia, 2007, pp 765-79.
Strauss RG, McLeod BC. Complications of Therapeutic Apheresis, in Popovsky MA, ed, Transfusion Reactions, 3ND ed., AABB Press, Bethesda, MD, 2007, pp 405-34.
McLeod BC. Rationales for therapeutic apheresis. Hematol 2005;10 (Suppl 1):203-7.
McLeod BC. Therapeutic apheresis: use of human serum albumin, fresh frozen plasma and cryosupernatant plasma in therapeutic plasma exchange. Best Practice & Research Clinical Haematology 2006;19:157-67
McLeod BC. Evidence-based therapeutic apheresis in autoimmune and other hemolytic anemias. Cur Opin Hematol 2007;14:647-54.