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421 results for "Symptom burden".
#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)
Category: ...none of the below
Presenting Author: Professor Philippe Ruszniewski
Keywords: Symptom burden
#854 Scoping Study on Quality of Life (QL) in Patients (pts) with Neuroendoncrine Tumors (NET) of the Digestive Tract in Argentina: Preliminary Results
Introduction: Patients with NET compound a specific cancer population: their survival used to be longer than other cancer patient populations and they received drugs (eg. somatostatin analogues) rarely used on others. The systematic measure of QL in these patients could lead to better understanding of the impact of the disease and treatments, not only in terms of symptom prevalence but also in relation to daily concerns.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: RN Gladys Grance
#1470 Exploring Gastrointestinal Symptoms And Their Impact on Quality of Life in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumours
Introduction: Treatments in NETs have been studied for effects on tumour progression and carcinoid syndrome with minimal evidence on gastrointestinal(GI) symptom burden and impact on quality of life(QoL)
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: ...none of the above
Presenting Author: Dr Mohid Khan
Authors: Williams M, Reid K, Ng S, Benny A, ...
#109 Transarterial chemoebolization (TACE) of liver metastases derived from neuroendocrine tumors is an effective treatment only in patients with low or mediate hepatic tumor burden
Introduction: The onset of metastases in patients with neuroendocrine tumors of the gastrointestinal tract (GEP-NET) represents a negative predictor of survival and tumor-associated complications. Thereby, most of these patients develop liver metastases during their disease. Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) has been shown before to be an effective and safe treatment of liver metastases. However, the optimal time point in treatment of liver metastases has not yet been determined, especially in patients with non-functional GEP-NET.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Anja Rinke
Authors: Rinke A, König A, Müller D, König U, ...
#2179 Exploring Nutrition Screening and Management Practices amongst Health Professionals Managing Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Patient’s with neuroendocrine tumours (NET) are at nutritional risk due to symptoms and side-effects of treatment. Current evidence based guidelines lack information regarding optimal nutritional management and supportive care.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Erin Kennedy
Authors: Kennedy E, Kiss N, Michael M, Gough K, ...
#451 Symptomatic Control of Neuroendocrine Tumors with Everolimus
Introduction: Everolimus prolongs progression-free survival, but previous research has not demonstrated its effect on symptoms.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Hannah Bainbridge
Authors: Bainbridge H, Larbi E, Middleton G, ...
#1684 An Exploratory Patient Centric Analysis of the ELECT Trial: A Phase 3 Study of Efficacy and Safety of Lanreotide Autogel/Depot (LAN) Treatment for Patients (pts) with Carcinoid Syndrome (CS)
Introduction: In ELECT, LAN 120mg every 4 weeks significantly reduced octreotide rescue therapy use for symptomatic CS control vs placebo (PBO).
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: George Camba
Keywords: SSA, carcinoid, symptoms
#259 Risk of Cardiovascular Events (CV) in Patients Newly Diagnosed with Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET)
Introduction: NETs are malignant neoplasms capable of systemic hormone production. Oversecretion of hormones can result in many different symptoms, including CV events such as CAD, valvular disease and stroke.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Chi-Chang Chen
Authors: Chen C C, Liu Z M, Hess G P, Yao J C, ...
#872 Urinary 5-hydroxyindoleacetic Acid In Serotonin-Producing Neuroendocrine Tumors: Correlation with Disease Features and Patients' Survival
Introduction: Urinary 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid (U-5HIAA) is a useful marker for serotonin-producing neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Its prognostic role, however, is yet to be fully elucidated.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Theo K Bartholomew
#1767 International Patient Survey of Physical, Emotional and Informational Challenges when Living with NETs: Understanding the Unmet Needs
Introduction: The usefulness of information sources used by NET patients is rarely explored by patient surveys of disease burden/impact on daily living, and may be key to optimizing care.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr Mohid Khan
Authors: Khan M, Majdi A, Goldstein G, Mellar K, ...
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