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5 results for "Okusaka".
#323 Efficacy and Safety of Everolimus in Japanese Patients With Advanced Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (pNET): Japanese Subgroup Analysis of RADIANT-3
Introduction: Everolimus, an oral inhibitor of mTOR, significantly improved progression-free survival (PFS) v. placebo in a phase III trial (RADIANT-3) in patients with advanced pNET.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Takuji Okusaka
Authors: Okusaka T, Ito T, Ikeda M, Tajima T, ...
#926 Transarterial (Chemo)embolization for Patients with Liver Metastasis of Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) are slowly growing tumors with an indolent course. NETs often present with liver metastasis, and most of these tumors are inoperable at the time of presentation. Transarterial (chemo)embolization [TA(C)E] is widely available to manage liver metastasis of NET.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Hiroyuki Okuyama
#1657 Establishment of Japan NeuroEndocrine Tumor Society and Its Registration System
Introduction: In 2012, many nation-wide gastroenterologists, endocrinologists, surgeons, radiologists and pathologists have established Japan NeuroEndocrine Tumor Society (JNETS) in Japan. JNETS is now composed of 304 institutes.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: M.D., Ph.D. Toshihiko Masui
Authors: Masui T, Imamura M, Ito T, Unno M, ...
#1788 Prospective Observational Study 1 on the Prognosis of Patients with Unresectable Advanced Gastrointestinal and Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (PROP-UP 1 Study) in Japan
Introduction: No previous observational studies on the prognosis of advanced gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (GEP-NENs) [pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (PNENs) and gastrointestinal neuroendocrine neoplasms (GI-NENs)] exist in Japan.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Kazuhiro Toriyama
Keywords: prop-up, japan, gep-nen
#2167 Evaluation of Streptozocin-Based Chemotherapeutic Regimens for Advanced Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Multi-Center Clinical Study in Japan
Introduction: Streptozocin (STZ) has been used as a key drug against advanced pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs). The standard in many countries is a daily STZ regimen combined with 5-fluorouracil administered once daily for 5 days every 6 weeks. However, in Japan, STZ was only covered by insurance beginning in 2015, and STZ is often used as monotherapy, as either a daily or a weekly regimen. There are few reports on STZ monotherapy for pNETs.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: MD,PhD Yasunari Sakamoto
Authors: Sakamoto Y, Hijioka S, Shibuya H, Ito T, ...
Keywords: Streptozocin, pNETs