Gastroenterology

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CubadanzaAgosto2013

Cuba Danza- Summer Course 2013

5 to August 16

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Gastroenterology

Course Title: Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography and complementary techniques.

Senior Lecturer: Dr. Julian Ruiz Torres. Specialist first and second degree in Gastroenterology. Assistant Professor. Researcher.

Topics:

Topic 1: General in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). Accessory equipment and instruments.

Item 2: Addressing the duodenal papillary. And precut sphincterotomy.

Item 3: Disorders of the biliary tract. Diagnostic and therapeutic.

Item 4: Disorders of the pancreas. Diagnostic and therapeutic.

Goals:

Further develop knowledge of the indications and contraindications for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.
Mastering the equipment, instruments and maintenance.
Acquire skills duodenal papilla cannulation and selectivity in the biliary or pancreatic.
Interpret radiological images for diagnosis in the most common disorders.
Further develop knowledge of the therapeutic against various diseases found.
Further develop knowledge of the most common complications and their management.

Cost of training: $ 1,882.00

Duration: 4 weeks

Requirements:

Specialists in gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, endoscopy previously practiced.

Course Title: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy of the upper digestive tract.

Senior Lecturer: Dr. Rolando Martinez Lopez. Specialist first and second degree in Gastroenterology. Assistant Professor and researcher.

Topics:

Topic 1: Overview of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy (TDS).

  1. Diagnostic Endoscopy.
  2. Gastrointestinal bleeding.
  3. Polypectomy and mucosal resection.
  4. Other therapeutic digestive tract
  5. Most common complications of diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy.

Goals:

Deepen generalities on endoscopy.
Acquire skills in endoscopic procederes.
Recognize and interpret various endoscopic images.
Knowing the specifics of endoscopic therapy: methods, indications, contraindications, complications and conduct to them.

Cost of training: $ 1,859.00

Duration: 4 weeks

Requirements:

Specialists in gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, pediatrics and family medicine.

Course Title: Intensive diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopy.

Senior Lecturer: Dr. Osvaldo Diaz - Canel Fernandez. Specialist first and second degree in Gastroenterology. Assistant Professor. Researcher.

Topics:

Topic 1: Overview on colonoscopy.

Item 2: diagnostic colonoscopy.

Item 3: Other diagnostic colonoscopy support

Item 4: Therapeutic Colonoscopy

Goals:

Deepen the generalities of colonoscopy.
Recognizing the specificities of colonoscopy equipment, cleaning and disinfection.
Endoscopic acquire skills necessary for the development of the technique.
Recognize and interpret various endoscopic images.
Explain the specifics of endoscopic therapy: methods, indications, contraindications, complications and conduct to them.

Course Title: Motility of the digestive system. And anorectal manometry.

Senior Lecturer: Dr. Vivianne Anido Escobar. Instructor in Gastroenterology. Specialist first and second degree in Gastroenterology. Researcher added.

Topics:

Topic 1: Digestive Motility.

  1. Disease gastroesophageal reflux.
  2. Esophageal achalasia.
  3. Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
  4. Sphincter of Oddi.
  5. Motor disorders of the esophagus most common side.
  6. X-ray study of the esophagus.
  7. Functional disorders of the anal canal.
  8. Esophageal pH monitoring.

General Purpose:

Train professionals, highly skilled in the development of gastrointestinal motility studies.