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64 results for "Mallia".
#2092 Palliative Surgery in Advanced Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Small intestinal neuroendocrine tumours (SI-NETs) are known to develop mesenteric metastasis and fibrosis. Since this can induce intestinal obstruction, edema and ischaemia, prophylactic palliative resection of the primary tumour and mesenteric mass is often recommended in case of advanced disease but the evidence is disputable.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Surgical treatment and Ablative Therapies
Presenting Author: Drs. Anela Blazevic
#2696 Difficulties in Providing Palliative Care in Rural India (West Bengal) – Experience of an NGO
Introduction: As in any developing countries state of West Bengal in India has a huge burden of cancer patients in advanced stage coming from rural area where awareness regarding the usefulness of palliative care in rather poor.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Nabanita Mandal
Authors: Mandal N, ...
#728 NETworking-The First Three Years of the World NET Cancer Awareness Day Alliance
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors have an incidence of 3-5/100,000 per year, however, many patients are diagonosed late in their clinical course resulting in poor outcomes and early death. Raising awareness of the myriad presenting symptoms with resultant early diagnosis is a priority health care initiative for this disease. In 2010, the World NET Cancer Day Awareness (WNCAD) Alliance was formed with the primary mission to raise awareness of neuroendocrine tumors and promote November 10 as World NET Cancer Awareness Day
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr John C Leyden
Authors: Leyden J, Sissons M, Goldstein G, ...
#2697 Telephonic Communication in Palliative Care for Better Management of Terminal Cancer Patients in Rural India - A NGO Based Approach
Introduction: Due to financial incapability and absence of manpower poor families often fail to carry their advanced cancer patients to the nodal centres.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Nabanita Mandal
Authors: Mandal N, ...
Keywords: cancer
#3040 Palliative CT Brachytherapy in Hepatic Metastatic NET
Introduction: Hepatic metastases of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) may induce prognosis relevant complications in an otherwise stable systemic disease after resection of the primary.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Imaging and Interventions (radiology, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Dr. med. Henning Jann
#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 (2015)
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Presenting Author: Professor Kjell Öberg
#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 (2015)
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Presenting Author: Dr John Leyden
Keywords: Quality of life
#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 (2015)
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Presenting Author: Professor Marianne Pavel
Keywords: Diagnosis
#1231 Neuroendocrine Tumor (NET) Patient (pt) Experience and Disease Burden: Results from the First Global NET Pt Survey - A Collaboration Between the International Neuroendocrine Cancer Alliance (INCA) and Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Introduction: Global data on impact of NETs on pts’ lives, including differences by disease location, are poorly described. We present global data on pt experience and disease burden by NET type.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference 2015 (2015)
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Presenting Author: Professor Philippe Ruszniewski
Keywords: Symptom burden
#1372 The Role of Interval CT Scanning in Patients Undergoing Palliative Chemotherapy for Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumours (NETs)
Introduction: In NET, radiological response to chemotherapy is often delayed and the importance of interval-imaging during treatment has not been determined.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: Dr Rowan Miller
Authors: Miller R, Childs A, Gillmore R, Mayer A, ...