Department of Pediatric Medicine, Cardiology
Texas Children's Hospital
Hope Clinic; Texas Children's Hospital West Campus
6621 Fannin St.WT19345CHouston, TX 77030Get Map & Directions
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Pediatric Cardiologist - Texas Children's HospitalProfessor of Pediatrics (Cardiology) Baylor College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, 1966
Hennepin County Medical Center, , 1967
University of Minnesota Hospitals, Pediatrics, 1969
University of Minnesota Hospitals, Pediatric Cardiology, 1970
Thrush PT*, Allen HD, Viollet L, Mendell JR: Re-examination of the Electrocardiogram in Boys with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and Correlation with its Dilated Cardiomyopathy. American Journal of Cardiology 2009;103:262-265.Epub 2008 Oct 30.
Kaspar RW*, Allen, HD, Montanaro, F: Current Understanding and management for dilated cardiomyopathy in Duchenne and Becker Muscular Dystrophy. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners 2009, 21:5, 241-249.
Kaspar RW*, Allen HD, Ray WC, Alvarez CE, Kissel JT, Pestronk A, Weiss RB, Flanigan K, Mendell JR, Montanaro F: Analysis of dystrophin deletion mutations predicts age of cardiomyopathy onset in Becker Muscular Dystrophy. Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics 2009, 2, 544-551.
Viollet, Laurence PhD*, Thrush, Phillip T. MD*, Flanigan ,Kevin M. MD, Mendell, Jerry R. MD, Allen, Hugh D MD. “Effects of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and/or Beta Blockers on the Cardiomyopathy in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy”. American Journal of Cardiology 2012, 110(1):98-102. Epub ahead of print, 3/29/12.
Allen HD, Thrush PT*, Hoffman TM, Flanigan KM, Mendell JT: Cardiac Management in Neuromuscular Disease. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America 23:855-68. 2012.
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