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46 results for "Latin-America perspective".
#1450 Chilean Neuroendocrine Tumours Hospital Registry: Initial Data of a Latin-America Perspective.
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumours (NET) have increasing area of clinical and scientific research. The NET registry of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (PUC) is the first chilean database which systematically collects data on patients with neuroendocrine tumours.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MD Marcelo Garrido
#1217 The Neuroendocrine Tumor (NET) Patient (pt) Perspective: Results from the First Global NET Pt Survey - A Collaboration Between the International Neuroendocrine Cancer Alliance (INCA) and Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Introduction: Despite a rising incidence of NETs, few studies document the NET pt experience. We present data on quality of life (QoL) and the global NET pt perspective.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
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Presenting Author: Dr John Leyden
Keywords: Quality of life
#1208 Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) in Neuroendocrine Tumor (NET) Management: Results from the First Global NET Patient (pt) Survey - A Collaboration Between the International Neuroendocrine Cancer Alliance (INCA) and Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Introduction: Guidelines support an MDT approach to NETs. We present data on the global NET pt perspective regarding MDT care.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
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Presenting Author: Professor Kjell Öberg
#1220 Time to Diagnosis of Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs): Results from the First Global NET Patient (pt) Survey - A Collaboration Between the International Neuroendocrine Cancer Alliance (INCA) and Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Introduction: Diagnosis of NETs often occurs late in the disease course, which may have an impact on pt survival. We present pt-reported data on time to diagnosis in global NET pts.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
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Presenting Author: Professor Marianne Pavel
Keywords: Diagnosis
#395 Outcomes of Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) in North American Cohort of Patients with Metastatic Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors (mNETs)
Introduction: PRRT is an accepted treatment in Europe for patients (pts) with mNETs, but considered investigational in the USA.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Boris Naraev
#663 Comparing Chinese Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors with Americans: Their Clinicopathological Features and Prognosis
Introduction: It is unknown if clin-patho features of PNET pts are different between China and USA, the largest country in the east and west, respectively.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Dr. X.W. Qiao
Authors: Qiao X W, Tang L, Zhu L M, Chen J, ...
#714 Oxalipatin-Based Chemotherapy for Grade 3 Neuroendocrine Carcinoma after Failure of Platinum- Based Chemotherapy
Introduction: Cisplatin/etoposide regimen is the recommended first line treatment for poorly differentiated grade 3 neuroendocrine carcinoma (G3-NEC). There is no standard second line.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: Dr Julien Hadoux
#1211 Lack of Efficacy of Anthracycline-Containing Second Line Chemotherapy in Patients with GI-NEC After Cisplatin-Based Treatment
Introduction: Little is known about optimal 2nd-line treatment in patients with GI-NEC failing cisplatin-based therapy.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: Dr. Barbara Kiesewetter
Keywords: GI-NEC
#994 Predictive Biomarkers of Response in Patients with Extrapulmonary Neuroendocrine Tumors (EPNET) Treated with Platin-based Chemotherapy
Introduction: EPNET, particularly advanced and Grade 3 (G3) tumors are often treated with chemotherapy. While many patients experience tumor response, those rarely live for more than two years. Predictive markers could potentially help us to tailor the best treatment for these patients (pts).
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: MD Juliana F Rego
#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