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Pediatric Impedance-pH studies

Pediatric Impedance-pH studies

Learn about Impedance-pH in pediatrics, understand the advantages and limitations of Impedance-pH measurements, especially in children.

Course Date

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM CET

Course Objectives

After the completion of this training module, participants shall be able to:

  • Understand the indications for Impedance-pH in pediatrics
  • Understand the advantages and limitations of Impedance-pH measurements, especially in children
  • Better interpret pediatric Impedance-pH tracings, both using conventional line plots and color-plots

Course Highlights

  • Common indications for performing Impedance-pH studies
  • Case-based examples of Impedance-pH studies and their clinical relevance
  • A practical approach to studying Impedance-pH will be discussed

TARGET AUDIENCE

Physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians assistants and other health care professionals.

Important information

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About Dr. van Wijk

Dr. Michiel Paul van Wijk graduated from Medical School at the University of Amsterdam in 2004. He worked as a research fellow in the motility unit at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Adelaide, Australia, as well as in the motility center in the AMC in Amsterdam. In 2010, he defended his PhD-thesis entitled ‘Paediatric gastro-oesophageal reflux and upper GI tract motility – The use of multichannel intraluminal impedance and high resolution manometry’ and has continued to perform research in this area. He has published over 20 papers and book chapters.

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