What you will learn
This online seminar focuses on understanding the basic concepts of High Resolution esophageal Manometry (HRM) and when it should be used in the clinical setting.
- Overview on basic concept of esophageal manometry
- Advances in the performance of High Resolution Manometry (HRM)
- Patient preparation
- Chicago Classification overview
- How to systematically read a study
Who should attend?
Physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians assistants and other health care professionals.
How does it work?
Doctors can submit a case minimum three days in advance to LABORIE by emailing the patient file to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This means you can submit a difficult case and interpret the tracing together online. Doctors who have submitted a case are online, and other interested participants are also welcome.
About the speaker
A/Prof. Reuben Wong
National University of Singapore
Reuben is an Adjunct Associate Professor at the National University of Singapore and practices as a Gastroenterologist at gutCARE, Singapore’s first GI Medicine group practice. He is a fellow of the American Gastroenterological Association, the Royal College of Physicians and the Academy of Medicine Singapore. At the National University Hospital, he was amongst the first to introduce High Resolution Esophageal Manometry and pH-Impedance testing to Singapore.
He subspecializes in Neurogastroenterology and Functional GI Disorders, both pursuing research and speaking internationally in this arena. A/Prof Wong is also passionate about teaching and spreading knowledge on the utility and interpretation of motility studies, and is a member of the International Anorectal Physiology Working Group.