Digestive System Motility Course. Esophageal and Anorectal Manometry in Cuba

Principal Professor: Dra. C. Vivianne Anido Escobar. First and second degree specialist in Gastroenterology. Assistant Professor in Gastroenterology and Assistant Researcher.

Duration Time: 4 Weeks
Number of Credits: 13
Places: Maximum 2
Spanish Language


Unit 1: Motility of the Digestive System.

Topic 2: Gastro-esophageal Reflux Disease.

Topic 3: Esophageal achalasia.

Topic 4: Irritable Bowel Syndrome.

Topic 5: Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction.

Topic 6: Most frequent secondary motor disorders of the esophagus.

Unit 7: Radiological study of the esophagus.

Unit 8: Functional disorders of the anal canal.

Topic 9: esophageal pHmetry.

General purpose:

Develop skills for the diagnosis of motility disorders of the digestive system in daily medical practice.

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