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#2169 Patient and Clinician Perspectives on Symptom Priorities Across the Spectrum of Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs)
Introduction: NETs are associated with a range of symptoms, and symptom reduction is a common treatment target. Identifying priority symptoms across NETs can help inform clinical trial endpoints.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Research Prof Kimberly Webster
#1480 Systemic Treatment Sequences across Europe for Patients (pts) with Advanced Non-functional (NF) Well-Differentiated Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours (WD pNETs)
Introduction: Different systemic therapies (ST) are available for pts with advanced WD pNETs; however, the best treatment modalities and optimal sequencing are currently unknown.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: MD PhD Ana Custodio
#2032 Current Educational Strategies Used by Nurses Caring for NET Patients: Electronic Survey across 25 Countries
Introduction: The ENETS Nurse Group performed a short pilot survey in 2015 to locate nurses who take care of NET patients and to explore NET nurse education needs. The results of this survey were used to design a more detailed electronic survey.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Philippa Davies
#2035 Prevalence of Carcinoid Syndrome (CS) in the European Union (EU)
Introduction: Epidemiologic data on CS, which typically occurs in patients with advanced midgut or lung neuroendocrine tumors (NET), are scarce and appear to be heterogeneous across countries.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MSc Julie Mouchet
#33 Survival of Neuroendocrine Tumour Patients in Newcastle NHS Foundation Trust
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are rare neoplasms, with an incidence of 2-2.4 per 100,000, which derive from the neurones and epithelial cells of the diffuse neuroendocrine system. Neuropeptide-secreting NETs may present with overt clinical symptoms including abdominal pain, flushing and diarrhoea, whereas non-functioning NETs may be asymptomatic or present with obstructive symptoms. In Newcastle NHS Foundation Trust, NET patients are managed with a multi-disciplinary approach, according to UK and European NET guidelines.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Andy James
Authors: Hearn K, Teo L, Bernstone G, Johnson S, ...
#34 Plasma Chromogranin A(CgA) and Urinary 5 Hydroxy-indoleacetic acid(5-HIAA) use in monitoring somatostatin analogue(SSA) therapy at Newcastle NHS Foundation Trust
Introduction: Two main biochemical markers, plasma chromogranin A (CgA) and urinary 5 hydroxy-indoleacetic acid (5-HIAA) are used to aid staging and monitoring of patients with neuroendocrine (NET) tumors. Somatostatin analogues (SSA) such as octreotide and lanreotide have been used to alleviate symptoms and disease progression in NET patients. This study evaluates the use of CgA and 5HIAA in monitoring NET patients on SSA therapy at Newcastle NHS Foundation Trust.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Andy James
Authors: Teo L, Hearn K, Bernstone G, Wright R, ...
#114 Downstaging of a gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor after combination therapy of temozolomide, Bevacizumab and long-acting somatostatin analogs
Introduction: Patients with gastroenteropancreatic endocrine (GEP) tumors and progressive disease have been treated with several chemotherapeutic regimens with variable responses and considerable toxicity. Recent studies have shown that GEP tumors may respond to therapy with anti-angiogenic agents, mainly as a result of their increased vascularity.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Stavroula Antoniou
#117 Synchronous appendiceal neuroendocrine carcinoma and mucinous cystadenocarcinoma: a case report
Introduction: Appendiceal tumors with histological features of both carcinoids and adenocarcinomas are very rare. Carcinomas of the appendix are usually mucinous adenocarcinomas with a tendency to produce peritoneal pseudomyxoma and without metastatic spread until late in the disease course. Carcinoid tumors of the appendix are a common incidental finding.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Sanja Ognjanovic
#189 Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and Tissue Inhibitors of Matrix Metalloproteinases (TMIPs) in GEP NET Patients – A Potential Prognostic Biomarkers for Metastases
Introduction: MMPs have the ability to degrade the extracellular matrix and are responsible for tumor invasion and metastases. Higher TIMP-1 levels are associated with low survival rate in some types of cancer.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Jolanta Blicharz-Dorniak
#321 Role of VEGFR-2, P53, P53R2 and Ki-67 Expression in Metastatic Carcinoid Cancer
Introduction: Ki-67 expression is a well-known prognostic factor in neuroendocrine tumors. The role of modified expression of p53, p53R2 and VEGFR2 in this disease’s liver metastases has not been established.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Ranyell Matheus Spencer
Authors: Spencer R, Costa W, Salvador H, Diniz A, ...
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