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Webinar High Resolution Esophageal Manometry (HRM)

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

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

  • Understand the advantages of High Resolution Manometry (HRM)
  • Understand the indications for esophageal motility testing using HRM
  • Identify protocols to be followed in performing a clinical motility study
  • Interpret HRM results using published analysis criteria

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 webinar: education@laborie.com.
 

Target audience

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

 

Dates & Time 2018

 
March 27
(Tuesday)
3:00 - 4.30 pm
(Amsterdam time)

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