SOHN, Il Suk

Position : Professor/ Co-director of Echocardiography Laboratory Department of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Center

Specialty :

  • Hypertension
  • Heart failure
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Adult congenital heart disease

Education :

  • Kyung Hee University College of Medicine, Korea, Premedical Degree
  • Department of Cardiology, Kyunghee Medical Center, Seoul, Korea,Fellowship
  • Department of Cardiology, Kyunghee Medical Center, Seoul, Korea,M.S.
  • Department of Cardiology, Kyunghee Medical Center, Seoul, Korea,Ph.D.
  • Training of Department of Cardiology, Stanford University Cardiovascular Research Center, USA

Experience :

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Kyung Hee University Medical Center, Seoul Korea
  • Clinical professor in Cardiology, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju Korea
  • Assistant professor of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul Korea
  • Professor of Medicine. Kyung Hee University, Seoul Korea

Research papers/ Book chapters: 

  • Sequential activation of the intrarenal renin-angiotensin system in the progression of hypertensive nephropathy in Goldblatt rats (AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-RENAL PHYSIOLOGY. 2016;311(1):195-206)    
  • Transient severe left ventricular dysfunction following percutaneous patent ductus arteriosus closure in an adult with bicuspid aortic valve: A case report (EXPERIMENTAL AND THERAPEUTIC MEDICINE. 2016;11(3):969-972)   
  • Transradial intervention versus transfemoral intervention accompanied with vascular closure device in acute myocardial infarction (INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY. 2016;202(0):958-959)   
  • Full-blown cardiac manifestations in ankylosing spondylitis (ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY-A JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ULTRASOUND AND ALLIED TECHNIQUES. 2016;33(11):1785-1787) 
  • Comparative clinical implications of admission electrocardiographic findings for patients with non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (MEDICINE. 2016;95(37):1-5)      
  • Efficacy and Safety Study of Olmesartan Medoxomil, Amlodipine, and Hydrochlorothiazide Combination Therapy in Patients with Hypertension Not Controlled with Olmesartan Medoxomil and Hydrochlorothiazide Combination Therapy: Results of a Randomized, Double-Blind, Multicenter Trial (AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR DRUGS. 2016;16(2):129-138)  
  • The Clinical Impact of Bedside Contrast Echocardiography in Intensive Care Settings: A Korean Multicenter Study (KOREAN CIRCULATION JOURNAL. 2015;46(6):486-491)   
  • Evolutionary change mimicking apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in a patient with Takotsubo cardiomyopathy (ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY-A JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ULTRASOUND AND ALLIED TECHNIQUES. 2014;31(10):e293-e295)   
  • e.t.c.