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#1235 The Belgian DNET Registry: A Prospective, National, Web-Based Registry of Digestive Neuro-Endocrine Tumours (NET). Status After 2 Years of Inclusion.
Introduction: NET are rare neoplasms. The Belgian Group of Digestive Oncology created a web-based registry to have an overview on incidence, diagnosis and therapies performed in Belgian pts. The DNET registry was launched in 01/2012.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Prof. Dr. Ivan Borbath
Keywords: Registry, Belgium
#1896 Launching NETwerk: Diagnosis and Treatment of Neuroendocrine Tumors within a Multi-Institutional Collaboration in the Region of Antwerp-Waasland in Belgium
Introduction: Centralizing cancer services is one way to improve global outcome for cancer patients but brings along that patients must be motivated to travel and that doctors of local hospitals get deprived of the diagnostic and treatment skills. The alternative way is to centrally coordinate cancer services across different hospitals. In this scenario, local multidisciplinary teams refer all patients to be discussed among cancer specialists. This continuous feed-back system also creates the opportunity to propose additional more specific and sensitive examinations for individual patients which would introduce the end of local substandard treatment.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Prof. Marc Peeters
#90 The prognostic value of FDG-PET scan in neuroendocrine tumors: a retrospective analysis of 46 patients treated in one center
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are rare and generally indolent. For diagnostic purposes, the sensitivity of FDG-PET scan is known to be low in this setting, though when positive, its prognostic value is not well-defined in NET.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Ivan Borbath
#1606 Tumor Growth Rate to Assess Tumor Activity in Patients with Lung Neuroendocrine Tumors on Lanreotide Autogel: A Case-Series Analysis
Introduction: The slow-growing character of neuroendocrine tumors (NET) makes it difficult to assess treatment impact on tumor growth.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Frank van Fraeyenhove
#1763 REMINET: A European, Multicenter, Phase II/III Randomized Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study Evaluating Lanreotide As Maintenance Therapy after First-Line Treatment in Patients with Non-Resectable Duodeno-Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Patients (pts) with metastatic or locally advanced, non-resectable, grade 1 or 2 Well-differentiated duodeno-pancreatic (WDDP) NETs are treated following European guidelines. Pts with aggressive disease, i.e. progressive and/or symptomatic metastases and/or with significant hepatic invasion (> 30-50%), and/or bone metastases, anti-tumour therapy should receive systemic combination of chemotherapy once disease control is obtained.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment – Chemotherapy, medical treatment - others
Presenting Author: Côme Lepage
#1799 Pilot Electronic Survey to Locate Nurses Caring for NET Patients in Europe.
Introduction: There is an assumed variance in the roles nurses have in looking after NET patients, and the different levels of knowledge.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: ...none of the above
Presenting Author: Philippa Davies
#2079 Excellent Survival Outcomes for NET Patients Treated within NETwerk, a Collaborative ENETS Center of Excellence
Introduction: Since 2016, patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) of 9 hospitals in Belgium, are jointly discussed during multidisciplinary tumor boards (NET MDT) within NETwerk, a ENETS Center of Excellence.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Prof. Marc Peeters
#2209 The ENETS Registry: First Results of a Collaborative Effort Including over 12.000 Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (NENs) from 7 European Countries
Introduction: NENs are rare and global European epidemiologic data are only based on national or compilation of national registries. So, there is a need for comprehensive homogenous information
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Prof. Dr. Ivan Borbath