I’ve attached (with permission) the syllabus from the World Congress 2016 Postgraduate Course: 2016-world-congress-postgraduate-course-syllabus
One lecture that I will highlight with a few slides is from Dr. Martin Martin (pg 53-62) which emphasizes a new model for evaluating neonatal intestinal failure/congenital diarrhea by using whole exome sequencing –see slides below.
- Pg 82. Breastmilk associated with shorter duration of TPN dependence in short bowel syndrome
- Pg 137. Look for vasculopathy (MRI/MRA) and renal disease in Alagille syndrome
- Pg 152. Lactated ringer’s likely better in acute pancreatitis than normal saline.
- Pg 171. If constipation at less than 1 year is untreated, >60% have issues with constipation at age 3.
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