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189 results for "Non-Medical Prescribing".
#2195 Audit of a New Nurse-Led Non-Medical Prescribing (NMP) Clinic for Systemic Anti-Cancer Agents (SACTs)
Introduction: The number of people living with cancer in the UK continues to rise with increased demands on specialist cancer care services. NET incidence and prevalence increases alongside this demand. NETs remain a rare cancer with specialist needs. The clinical nurse specialist (CNS) is ideally placed to support these patients. Oncology clinics are increasingly pressured, the need to think of innovative ways of reducing strain whilst maintaining and enhancing the patients experience is important. To address this we set up a nurse-led SACT NMP clinic alongside the oncology clinic to improve patient experience and reduce oncologist clinic review.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Philippa Davies
#1494 CDK-Inhibitors as New Therapeutic Treatment for Human Bronchial Carcinoids
Introduction: Bronchial Carcinoids (BC) are still orphan of medical therapy. We previously demonstrated that 70% of primary BC cultures are sensitive to Everolimus (E), an mTOR inhibitor, while 30% are not. We also observed that in 2 human BC cell lines, the NCI-H720 (sensitive to E) and NCI-H727 (resistant to E), mTOR resistance may be linked to a differential cell cycle protein expression (CyclinD1/E, CDK2/4, p27kip1/p27kip1phospho-Ser10), which is higher in BC resistant to E as compared to sensitive ones, suggesting an impaired p27 function
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: MASTER DEGREE Katiuscia Benfini
#275 The Use of Guar Gum in the Medical Management of Hyperinsulinaemic Hypoglycaemia
Introduction: Medical therapy, including guar gum, is frequently required in the management of patients with endogenous hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia (e.g. insulinoma), especially if surgery is not appropriate.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Richard W Carroll
Authors: Carroll R W, Todd J F, ...
#301 Medical and Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) with Somatostatin Analogues (SSA) in Well- and Moderately Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: PRRT is a treatment choice for inoperable or metastasized neuroendocrine tumors and this therapy seems more effective in the biochemical and volume control of disease than SSA alone.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof Laura De Marinis
#1171 Clinical Characteristics and Treatment Outcome of Six Advanced G3 Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: According to 2010 WHO grading system, all neuroendocrine neoplasms were divided into G1/G2/G3 based on Ki-67 and mitotic count. However, differentiation was also very important for the biological behavior and treatment strategy.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: Ru Jia
Authors: Jia R, Chen H E, Chen Y L, Ge F J, ...
#1491 Do Medical Oncology Services Receive More Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors? Assessment of This Tendency and Reflections About Its Aid Complexity
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors meant a change in the clinical practice, multidisciplinary approach (MA) is the gold standard today.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Carmen Salvador
#1563 Impact of Early Surgery on Prognosis in Advanced Gastro-entero-pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours (GEP-NET)
Introduction: In gastro-entero-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (GEP-NET) the role of surgery remains to be determined.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: MD Patrizia Kump
#2194 Therapeutic Sequences in Patients with G1-G2 Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs): An Observational, Multicentre, Prospective/Retrospective Study
Introduction: Many different therapies are suggested by guidelines to treat loco-regionally advanced or metastatic G1-G2 neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). However, a precise therapeutic algorithm has not yet been established.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Antongiulio Faggiano
#157 Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 (MEN-1), Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center experience
Introduction: MEN 1 is an autosomal dominant genetic disorder with a prevalence of 2-4 per 100,000. The main manifestations are parathyroid (PT), gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) and pituitary tumors, but may affect other organ systems as well. MEN 1 is associated with significant morbidity and mortality, with up to 50% dying before the age of 50. Treating MEN 1 patients presents a unique diagnostic and therapeutic challenge.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Sameer Kassem
Authors: Kassem S, Glaser B, Barak D, Fraenkel M, ...
#733 Analysis of Predictive Markers of Response to Chemotherapy in Microdissected Components of Mixed Neuroendocrine/non-Neuroendocrine Carcinomas
Introduction: Mixed neuroendocrine (NE)/non-NE carcinomas lack pathological or molecular prognostic or predictive markers.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: Marco Volante