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10 results for "Knight".
#230 Long-term Follow-up of Tissue Valve Prostheses in Carcinoid Heart Disease
Introduction: Development of carcinoid heart disease (CHD) increases morbidity and mortality. Cardiac valve replacement surgery improves functional class, but tissue prosthesis degeneration can occur early in CHD.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Daniel S Knight
#526 Association Between Activin A & NT-pro-BNP in Carcinoid Heart Disease and Intestinal Desmoplasia in Patients with Metastatic Midgut and Pelvic NET
Introduction: Carcinoid heart disease (CHD) involves cardiac valvular fibrosis and volume overload. N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide (NT-pro-BNP) is released by the myocardium in response to increased wall stress in CHD. Activin A is a member of the TGF-ß superfamily involved in fibrogenesis.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Daniel Knight
Authors: Knight D, Khan M, Gobinathan S, Nair D, ...
#758 Cardiac Metastases in Neuroendocrine Tumors- Diagnosis, Management and Outcomes
Introduction: Common areas of metastases in neuroendocrine tumors (NET) include liver, lymph nodes and bone. Limited data are available for cardiac metastases (CM).
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: DR Vincent Cheung
#1818 Patient Outcomes after Cardiac Surgery for Carcinoid Heart Disease Are Dependant Upon Successful Cytoreductive Multimodal Treatment and Control of Metastatic Neuroendocrine Disease
Introduction: Carcinoid Heart Disease (CHD) as a result of long standing carcinoid syndrome is associated with a poor prognosis due to development of valvular incompetence & right heart failure. Cardiac valve surgery is the main therapeutic option.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: John Knight
Authors: Jaber B, Ramsey E, Cowburn P, Tsang G, ...
#1819 Initial Experience of a Novel Endoscopic Full Thickness Resection Device (FTRD) for the Treatment of Rectal Neuroendocrine Tumours
Introduction: Standard endoscopic resection of rectal NETs is often associated with histological incomplete excision due to submucosal position within the bowel. Endoscopic full thickness resection may allow early definitive management.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies- Endoscopic treatment, surgical treatment
Presenting Author: John Knight
Authors: Fong M, Ramsey E, Boger P, Ellis R, ...
#3037 Effects of Debulking Surgery, Transarterial Embolisation (TAE) and Transarterial Chemoembolisation (TACE) on Quality of Life in Patients with Metastatic Ileal and Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours (NETs)
Introduction: Debulking surgery, TAE and TACE procedures are undertaken in patients with metastatic NETs. Reducing the physical burden of disease may prolong survival and can improve the quality of life of patients. However, there is only limited quality of life data available after surgery despite the fact that is has been used routinely for many years.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Surgical treatment and Ablative Therapies
Presenting Author: Adam Sinclair
Authors: Sinclair A, Tanno L, Jarvis E, Ramsey E, ...
#317 Paraganglioma: Gallium-68 DOTOTATE PET CT Scanning, a Useful Addition to MIBG Scanning in Metastatic Disease
Introduction: Nuclear imaging forms an important part of the assessment of chromaffin cell tumors. MIBG scintigraphy has been available for some time, while 68Ga-DOTATATE PET CT is increasingly utilized.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Richard W Carroll
#773 Thymosin β4 as Putative Marker in Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETS) arise from the diffuse endocrine system which produce biogenic amines and peptides that could be potential biomarker. We previously analysed proteomes secreted by NET cell lines and identified mac2BP as a putative marker which was also elevated in patients compared to healthy controls.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: Dr Dalvinder Mandair
Authors: Mandair D, Marotta D, Ho J, Waugh M, ...
Keywords: proteomics
#968 An Early Rare MEN1 Phenotype
Introduction: A 13-yr-old boy was referred to our department for short stature.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Marialberta Battocchio
Keywords: MEN1, hypercorticism
#1910 Acute Somatostatin Analog Suppression Test in a Patient with Thyrotropin-secreting Pituitary Macroadenoma
Introduction: Thyrotropin-secreting pituitary adenomas are rare and often plurihormonal tumours. The long-acting somatostatin analogues (SSA) are effective in cases not cured after surgery.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Raluca Trifanescu