High Resolution Anorectal Manometry (HRAM)

High Resolution Anorectal Manometry (HRAM)

Practice-based course on lower GI function testing. The emphasis of the course will be on High Resolution Anorectal Manometry (HRAM).


To enhance knowledge of function testing of the colon and anorectum in order to improve test performance in daily clinical practice.

Target audience

Pelvic floor surgeons and urogynaecologists, gastroenterologists with an interest in functional bowel disorders, higher trainees in these disciplines, clinical physiologists, and colorectal nurse specialists.

Course directors

Dr. Mark Scott
Queen Mary University, London, UK

Dr. Emma Carrington
Honorary Clinical Lecturer and Colorectal Registrar
Queen Mary University, London, UK

Course highlights

  • Approach to the patient with anorectal dysfunction
  • Diagnostic testing in fecal incontinence and constipation
  • Interactive demonstration of HRAM test procedures
  • Protocol guidelines for HRAM
  • An introduction to performance and interpretation of HRAM
  • Normal values for HRAM – what data are out there?
  • Diagnosis and classification of functional anorectal disorders
  • How do equipment set up and study protocol affect results?
  • Discussion of clinical cases
  • Hands-on practice in editing and report generation
  • Hands-on practice in using the HRAM systems and catheters
  • Troubleshooting ‘What to do when things go wrong’
  • Participants are encouraged to present their own cases followed by discussion


Course Flyer



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

Course Schedule

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