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Esophageal HRM & Impedance-pH

Esophageal HRM & Impedance-pH

Practice-based course on upper GI function testing, with the emphasis on High Resolution Manometry (HRM) and 24-hour ambulatory Impedance-pH monitoring. Course dates are preliminary.

COURSE SCHEDULE

October 11-13, 2017 – Enschede, The Netherlands

Course directors

Arjan Bredenoord, MD and Jac Oors, RN

Goal

To gain knowledge of upper GI function testing through understanding the theoretical workings of these tests and their practical applications.

Target audience

Physicians, nurses and other health care professionals with basic knowledge of esophageal motility and pH reflux examinations.

Course highlights

  • Basic principles of and indications for upper GI function testing
  • Live demonstrations of HRM and Impedance-pH test procedures
  • Test protocols and analysis of results
  • Clinical Interpretation of findings, normal values and important publications
  • Case discussions, e.g. patient cases with achalasia, distal esophageal spasm, reflux symptoms, belching, and other abnormalities
  • Hands-on practice in editing and report generation
  • Hands-on practice in using the MMS systems and catheters
  • Systems Troubleshooting
  • Participants are encouraged to present their own patient cases followed by discussion

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Course Brochure

 

HOW TO REGISTER

Email/Fax – Call Ms. Larissa van der Tuin at +31 53 4803700 or email education@laborie.com.

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