Sandhill Scientific Clinical Training Seminars - November 2013
Impedance/pH Reflux Testing & High Resolution Impedance Manometry
Wednesday, 6th November 2013
|- INTRODUCTION TO IMPEDANCE/pH REFLUX TESTING
Thursday, 7th November 2013
|- HIGH RESOLUTION IMPEDANCE MANOMETRY
Friday, 8th November 2013
|- IMPEDANCE/pH REFLUX TESTING (ADVANCED - ADULTS)
Charing Cross Hotel, The Strand, London, WC2N 5HX.
Mainline rail: London Charing Cross station is adjacent to the hotel.
London Underground: Charing Cross Tube station is next door to the hotel; Embankment Tube station is 100m away.
A limited number of deluxe rooms have been reserved at The Charing Cross Hotel at a special rate of £195 per night, including full English breakfast and VAT for single occupancy or £205 per night for double occupancy, on a first come first served basis. Should you be interested in reserving accommodation at The Charing Cross Hotel, please mark this on your Registration Form.
Continuing Professional and Personal Development (CPD) Accreditation is also available.
DAY 1 – INTRODUCTION TO IMPEDANCE/pH REFLUX TESTING
Wednesday, 6th November 2013 (09:00-17:00)
This introductory training day is aimed at nurses who currently support existing users of an impedance service and are looking to expand their knowledge, current pH only users who would like a better understanding of the value of impedance studies and those with a general interest in GI Physiology.
A full day workshop consisting of:
- Physiology of Reflux
- Acquisition Overview
- Impedance 101
- Analysis Overview
- Understanding the Report
- Editing Workshop
DAY 2 – HIGH RESOLUTION IMPEDANCE MANOMETRY
Thursday, 7th November 2013 (09:00-17:00)
This training day is aimed at Clinicians, Nurses and Physiologists and those with a general interest in GI Physiology who would like a better understanding of the advantages of High Resolution Impedance Manometry. This course is to include a live demonstration and lecture.
Physiology of a Swallow
- Manometry & Impedance Overview
- Probe Review
- HRiM Acquisition
- Care & Cleaning of HRiM Probe
- Editing Tools & Techniques
- Editing of Morning Study
- Oesophageal Abnormalities as identified with High Resolution
- Chicago Calculations & Classifications
DAY 3 – REFLUX TESTING ADVANCED EDITING (ADULTS)
Friday, 8th November 2013 (09:00-16.30)
Our advanced training day is aimed at users with some experience in the role of Impedance and will focus on analysis of patient studies. Users are invited to bring any challenging or difficult cases as there will be ample opportunity for discussion and to make best use of both the trainer's and other experienced colleagues combined experience.
- Case Studies
- Artifact: How to identify and deal with pH & Impedance artefact
- Creating Reflux Discharge instructions to optimize the study
- Report Options and data
- Swallow Study
||Jean Osborn, BSN RN (Clinical Education & Training, Sandhill Scientific)
REGISTRATION & FEES
Course Fees: £120.00 (per day) Up to 20% Discount offered for booking more than 1 day:
* £ 120.00 - 1 DAY ONLY
* £ 200.00 - ANY 2 DAYS
* £ 285.00 - ALL 3 DAYS
The course fee includes VAT, registration, lunch, morning coffee and afternoon tea, course handbook and certificate of attendance.
To register your interest in the training events taking place November 2013, or for further information, please email Eleni.Kyriacou@synmed.co.uk for an application form, or contact us on 01992-782-570
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6 Kinetic Crescent, Innova Park
Enfield, EN3 7FJ
Direct Tel: 01992-782-577
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If you would also like to benefit from the FREE 24 hour on-line Sandhill University (which includes training for oesophageal and anorectal manometry, as well as acid (pH) and impedance/pH reflux testing and a very systematic step-by-step approach from set-up through performing and analyzing the study) please click here to take a test run through two of the on-line programs.