Belching, rumination, regurgitation and vomiting: how to tell the difference and how to treat?

Thursday, May 12, 2022
15:00-16:00 CEST (Europe)
09:00-10:00 EDT (US Eastern)

Presented by Prof. A. Bredenoord

Intractable symptoms such as belching, rumination, regurgitation and vomiting are often difficult to distinguish. The speaker will explain how history taking and physiology testing such as HRM and ph-impedance monitoring can help to diagnose these disorders and finally, what treatment should look like.

RECORDING: For those who register, a recording will be available following the live webinar. You will receive a message after the webinar letting you know when and for how long the recording will be available for viewing.

About the speaker

Prof. Arjan Bredenoord

Amsterdam Medical Center
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Prof. 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, London and Amsterdam.

Currently, he works as a Consultant Gastroenterologist at the Amsterdam Medical Center and he is a professor of Neurogastroenterology and Motility at the University of Amsterdam. His primary research focus is on esophageal physiology and pathophysiology, on which he has published over 250 papers and book chapters. He is a pioneer in impedance monitoring and high-resolution manometry and founding member of the HRM consensus group and president of EUREOS, the European EoE Network.