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HRM esophageal case interpretation

Laborie is proud to announce monthly HRM sessions with Dr. Arjan Bredenoord of the Academic Medical Center Amsterdam (AMC), The Netherlands. These online web seminars allow users of our HRM software
to submit a case for interactive online interpretation together with Arjan Bredenoord.

About Dr. Bredenoord

Arjan Bredenoord, M.D.

Albert J (Arjan) Bredenoord graduated in Medicine from Antwerp University, Belgium. He worked as a research fellow on projects on upper GI physiology at Utrecht University, where he obtained his PhD. He performed his clinical GI training in Utrecht and in the Royal London Hospital, London.

His current position is Consultant Gastroenterologist at the Department of Gastroenterology of the Amsterdam Medical Center, he is president of the Dutch GI Motility Society and associate editor of the journal Neurogastro-enterology and Motility.
His primary research focus is on oesophageal physiology and pathophysiology, on which he has published over 200 papers and book chapters. He is a pioneer in impedance monitoring and high-resolution manometry and founding member of the HRM consensus group.


Course objective

  • Come to a better diagnosis for difficult HRM cases,
  • Training with the HRM software,
  • Understand and learn about HRM evaluation.

Course highlights

The highlights of this training module are:

  • Common indications for performing motility studies
  • Application of HRM in clinical practice. A typical clinical motility protocol shall be described
  • Case-based examples of motility disorders and their clinical relevance, e.g. review and curve interpretation of achalasia and distal esophageal spasm
  • Classification of esophageal dysmotility and dysfunction

On request a specific clinical study submitted by the participant can be discussed during the web seminar. Please contact Laborie at least two weeks before start of the web seminar:


How does it work?

Doctors can submit a case minimum three days in advance to Laborie by emailing the patient file to This means you can submit a difficult case and interpret the tracing together online. Doctors who have submitted a case are present, but other interested participants are also welcome.


Target audience

Physicians, Nurses, Nurse practitioners, Physicians assistants and other health care professionals.


Dates & Time 2019

January 17
3.00 - 4.00 pm
(Amsterdam time)
February 14
3.00 - 4.00 pm
(Amsterdam time)
April 18
3.00 - 4.00 pm
(Amsterdam time)
May 28
3.00 - 4.00 pm
(Amsterdam time)
June 25
3.00 - 4.00 pm
(Amsterdam time)
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Important information:

  • Registrations are on a first come first served basis.
  • Please notify Laborie if you will not be able to attend a seminar you have signed up for so that your registration can be reassigned.
  • The registration links above contain direct links to the GoToWebinar website (new window).
  • After registering you will automatically receive a log-in email with instructions from GoToWebinar.