» Dr. Khor Kuan Hua

Dr. Khor Kuan Hua

Dr. Khor Kuan Hua

Doctor of Philosophy (2012) - School of Veterinary Studies, The University of Queensland
Doctor of Veterinary Medcine (2002) - Universiti Putra Malaysia

Field of expertise : Companion Animal Internal Medicine - Veterinary Cardiology
Research interest : 
Cardiovascular Diseases, Pharmacology, Leptospirosis,

E-mail  :  khkhor@upm.edu.my
Telephone  : +603 9769 3926
Google Scholar : [ Click Here ]  (Publications ........................... (100+) 

Department of Veterinary Clinical Studies
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM, Serdang
Selangor Darul Ehsan.

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

AHP2605 - Diploma
VPK3931 - 
Kemahiran Klinikal dan Diagnosis I/ Clinical Practice and Diagnosis I
VPK3932 - 
Kemahiran Klinikal dan Diagnosis II/ Clinical Practice and Diagnosis II
VPK4941 - 
Amalan Veterinar I/ Veterinary Practice I
VPK4942 - 
Amalan Veterinar II/ Veterinary Practice II
VPK3611 - 
Perubatan Klinikal/ Clinical Medicine
VPK3612 - 
Kemahiran Klinikal Veterinar/ Veterinary Clinical Skills
VPK3613 - 
Perubatan Klinikal Veterinar I/ Clinical Veterinary Medicine I
VPD4971 - 
Penyelesaian Masalah Penyakit/ Problem Solving in Disease
VPD4942A - 
Extramural Clinical Practice A/ Extramural Clinical Practice A
VPD4942B - 
Extramural Clinical Practice B/ Extramural Clinical Practice B
VPK4640 - 
Perubatan Felin dan Kanin/ Feline and Canine Medicine


Abdul Rahman Alashraf, Seng Fong Lau*, Kuan Hua Khor, Siti Khairani-Bejo, Abdul Rani Bahaman, Mohd Azri Roslan, Mohd Sabri Abdul Rahman, Soon Heng Goh, Rozanaliza Radzi (2019). Serological Detection of Anti-Leptospira Antibodies in Shelter Cats in Malaysia. Topics in companion animal medicine. 34: 10-13.

Soon Heng Goh, Rosnah Ismail, Seng Fong Lau, Puteri Azaziah Megat Abdul Rani, Taznim Begam Mohd Mohidin, Faiz Daud, Abdul Rani Bahaman, Siti Khairani-Bejo, Rozanaliza Radzi and Kuan Hua Khor*. Risk Factors and Prediction of Leptospiral Seropositivity Among Dogs and Dog Handlers in Malaysia (2019). International Journal of Enviromental Research and Public Health, 16(9), 1499; doi:10.3390/ijerph16091499

S.H. Goh, K.H. Khor*, S.F. Lau, R. Ismail, S. Khairani-Bejo and R. Radzi (2019). Evaluation of Leptospirosis Knowledge, Attitude and Practice among Dog Handlers in Malaysia. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia 31(1): 17-27.

T.S.Y Joanne, M.L. Lim, O. Asnawi, M.A.H. Shamsul and K.H. Khor* (2019). Dynamic cervical lung lobe herniation in a Shih Tzu dog. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia 31(1): 38-42.

Mohd Isa NH, Selvarajah GT, Khor KH, Tan SW, Manoraj H, Omar NH, Omar AR and Mustaffa-Kamal F. (2019) Molecular detection and characterisation of feline morbillivirus in domestic cats in Malaysia. Veterinary Microbiology 236:108382. doi: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2019.08.005. Epub 2019 Aug 9

J.X. Jessie-Bay and K.H. Khor (2018). Coughing Shih Tzu dog due to myxomatous mitral valve disease stage 2. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia. 30(1):15-19.

Y.B. Teoh and K.H. Khor (2017). Myxomatous mitral valve disease in a Shih Tzu Dog. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia. 29(1):18-22.

S.F. Lau, J.Y. Wong, K.H. Khor, M.A Roslan, M.S. Abdul Rahman, S.K. Bejo, R. Radzi and A.R. Bahaman (2017). Seroprevalance of leptospirosis in working dogs. Topics in Companion Animal Medicine 32(4): 121-125.

Kuan Hua Khor, Tyson A. Moore , Ian A. Shiels , Ristan M. Greer, Thiruma V. Arumugam and Paul C. Mills (2016). A Potential Link between the C5a Receptor 1 and the β1-Adrenoreceptor in the Mouse Heart. PLoS ONE 11 (1): e0146022. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0146022

Lau, S. F., Low, K. N., Khor, K. H., Roslan, M. A., Radzi, R., Bejo, S. K., and Bahaman, A. R. (2016). Prevalence of leptospirosis in healthy dogs and dogs with kidney disease in Klang Valley, Malaysia. Tropical Biomedicine.33(3): 469-476

X.T. Yiew, M. Watanabe, Z.P. Leong, N. Rahman, M.M. Nordin and K.H. Khor (2016). Congenital biliary anomaly with secondary cholangiohepatitis in a Siamese cross cat. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia.28(2):12-15.

Khor, K. H., Tan, W. X., Lau, S. F., Roslan, M. A., Radzi, R., Bejo, S. K., and Bahaman, A. R. (2016). Seroprevalence and molecular detection of leptospirosis from a dog shelter. Tropical Biomedicine. 33(2): 276-284.

K.H. Khor, F.E. Campbell, H. Owen, I.A. Shiels, P.C. Mills (2015). Myocardial collagen deposition and inflammatory cell infiltration in cats with pre-clinical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. The Veterinary ournal. 203; 161-168.

W.X. Tan, K.H. Khor and S.M. Chan (2015). Cystic benign prostatic hyperplasia in a dog. Jurnal Veterinary Malaysia. 27(1):16-19.

A.A. Saleha, K.H. Khor, Z. Zunita and A. Jalila (2015). Salmonella in pet and captive reptiles with reference to some studies in Malaysia and countries worldwide. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia. 27(1):7-11.

M.H.E. Phoon, K.H. Khor, S.F. Lau and M.H. Saw (2015). Polycystic kidney disease in a Persian cat. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia. 27(1):20-23.

K.H. Khor (2015). Complement system specifically C5a receptors, inflammation and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) in cats. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia. 28(1):7-11.

N.E. Namira, M.Y. Lim, M. Watanabe and K.H. Khor (2015). Megaoesophagus secondary to oesophagitis stricture associated with doxycycline therapy in a Domestic Shorthaired kitten. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia. 27(2):5-7.

Kuan Hua Khor, Ian A. Shiels, Fiona E. Campbell, Ristan M. Greer, Annie Rose, Paul C. Mills (2014). Evaluation of a technique to measure heart rate variability in anaesthetised cats. The Veterinary Journal. Vol 199(2); 29–235.

N.A. Mohamaddiah, K.H. Khor, S.S. Arshad and F. Mustaffa Kamal (2014). Serological Prevalance and haematological profile of feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) in semi-roamer and outdoor cats. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia. 26(2):20-26.

Kuan Hua Khor, Ian A. Shiels, Fiona E. Campbell, Ristan M. Greer, Annie Rose, Paul C. Mills (2014). Evaluation of a technique to measure heart rate variability in anaesthetised cats. The Veterinary Journal. Vol 199(2); 29–235.

Khor K.H. (2013). Feline Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy – Prevalence, risk factors and pathological aspect. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia. 25(1&2): 15-20.

Khor K.H. (2012). Oral drug formulation and compliance in veterinary medicine. Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia. 24(1&2): 1-4

Kuan Hua Khor, Fiona Campbell, Michael J Rathbone, Ristan M Greer, and Paul C Mills (2011). Acceptability and compliance of atenolol tablet, compounded paste and compounded suspension prescribed to healthy cats.Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. 14(2): 99-106.

Khor, K.H., Campbell, F.E., Charles, B.G., Norris, R.L., Greer, R.M., Rathbone, M.J. & Mills, P.C. (2011). Comparative pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of tablet, suspension and paste formulations of atenolol in cats. Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics; DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2885.2011.01342.x. Accepted for publication 13 September 2011

S.Thilagar, K.H. Khor, S.F.Lau, H.G.Heng, H.C.Chen (2009). Gastric bezoar obstruction in bull mastiff dog. The Indian Veterinary Journal. Vol No.: 86(2) pp.194-195

Thilagar S., Professor, Heng H.G., Khor K.H., Ardhy A. (2008).Successful management of chronic gastric dilatation and torsion in a cat.Indian Journal of Veterinary Surgery. Vol 29(2); 128-129.

Thilagar S.,Professor, Heng H.G., Thevi S.Gayathri, Khor K.H., Alimah S. Nor, Cheng N.A.B.Y. (2008). Congenital bilateral extramural ectopic ureter in a bitch. Indian Journal of Veterinary Surgery. Vol 29(2); pp 126-127.

Updated:: 04/06/2018 [nusrah] Updated:: 20/08/2021 [mjamil]


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