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2107 results for "delay in diagnosis".
#614 The Effect of Patient and Doctors Delay in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: The diagnosis of neuroendocrine tumors (NET) is often delayed due to the vague symptoms and rareness of the disease.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr Catharina M Korse
#1466 Delays in Diagnosing Neuroendocrine Tumours by Secondary Care Specialities
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (GEP-NETs) are considered to be a diagnostic challenge, many patients presenting with metastatic disease to a number of specialities in secondary care
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr Mohid Khan
Authors: Benny A, Ng S, Reid K, Williams M, ...
#1408 Epidemiological Factors at Diagnosis in a Large Cohort of Patients with Small Bowel Neurondocrine Tumours
Introduction: The incidence of small bowel Neuroendocrine Tumours (SBNETs) has been increasing. Despite previous reports, epidemiological data regarding several clinical factors are limited.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr Christos Toumpanakis
#1084 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors in Denmark and Introduction of Cancer Package Pathways
Introduction: New referral procedures were introduced into the Danish healthcare system on Jan 1, 2009 in malignant diseases. Cancer-package pathways purposed to streamline diagnostics and treatment specifically to reduce the waiting time from diagnosis to initiation of specialized treatment.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: BA Claus Uhrenholt Christensen
Authors: Christensen C U, Grønbæk H, ...
#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)
Category: ...none of the below
Presenting Author: Professor Marianne Pavel
Keywords: Diagnosis
#1665 Exploring the Pathological and Clinical Characteristics of Neuroendocrine Tumors Located in Pancreas
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors are extremely rare and can be found anywhere in the body. Pancreas is the 2nd most common location where neuroendocrine tumors arise
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zaidi S S A, ...
Keywords: pNETs, diagnosis
#539 Patterns of Care of Neuroendocrine Cancer in Ontario: Health Services Delivery
Introduction: Delayed diagnosis and treatment of NETs may result in increased health care utilization, medical costs and patient distress. Patients may be treated by different specialists and modalities.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Simron Singh
Authors: Singh S, Cukier M, Liu N, Saskin R, ...
#1712 Epidemiological Factors at Diagnosis in a Large Cohort of Patients with Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours(pNETs) are among the most frequent NETs with an increasing incidence.However,recent epidemiological data reports are limited.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr Apostolos Koffas
#128 Multidisciplinary reference centers: the need for combined expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are a heterogeneous group of malignancies with increasing incidence (Yao et al. J Clin Oncol 2008;26:3063–72). Multidisciplinary reference centers (MRCs) can potentially offer better clinical outcomes by integrating and coordinating expert care from many specialties, reducing delays in treatments and referrals, and allowing for accrual to clinical trials. MRCs have achieved improved outcomes in ovarian, breast and lung cancers (Pollock. Ann Surg 2008;248:510–6; Gabel et al. Cancer 1997;79:2380–4; Forrest et al. Br J Cancer 2005;93:977–8). Despite this, MRCs focusing on NETs are uncommon.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Simron Singh
Authors: Singh S, Law C, ...
#281 Biochemical Markers in Diagnosis and Monitoring of Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: The biochemical diagnosis and monitoring of neuroendocrine tumors is very important in the clinical management of patients.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Nina V. Lyubimova