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Kan N. Hor, MD

Healthcare Provider
Director of Cardiac MRI
The Heart Center
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, Ohio, United States

Dr. Kan N. Hor is the Director of Cardiac MRI at The Heart Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. He is also an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Hor received his medical degree from University of Illinois-COM, Chicago and completed his pediatric internship and residency at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. He continued his training and completed his pediatric fellowship training at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Hor completed an additional advanced cardiac imaging fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital with a focus on cardiac MRI.

Dr. Hor’s clinical interests include cardiac MRI, cardiac CT angiography, echocardiography (TTE and TEE) and congenital heart disease. His academic research interest includes cardiac MRI and echocardiography and its application for analysis of cardiac strain and synchrony in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, heart failure, and congenital heart disease. Dr. Hor collaborates with many other researchers around the globe and is board certified in both pediatrics and pediatric cardiology.

 

Representative Publications:

Cardiac Management of the Patient With Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Eplerenone for Early Cardiomyopathy in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: A Randomised, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial

Relationship of Right Ventricular Size and Function with Respiratory Status in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Cardiomyopathy in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

 

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