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346 results for "emotional support groups".
#2049 Identifying the Severity of Psychosocial Symptoms among Patients Diagnosed with Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor. Do We Really Need Emotional Support Groups?
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs) are the second most common neoplasm. Most of the pNETs are diagnosed at later stages among those patients who are underprivileged. The diagnosis and treatment of neuroendocrine tumor is a continuous emotional distress for both patient and their family.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zai S S A
#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 (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, ...
#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
#881 Web-Based Tailored Information and Support for Patients with a Neuroendocrine Tumor
Introduction: Patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NET) frequently experience physical and psychosocial complaints. Optimal patient information can form an essential aspect of supportive care. To give NET patients continuous access to information, we developed a web-based tailored information and support system.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: ...none of the below
Presenting Author: MD Grietje Bouma
#2177 Assessment of Quality of Life in Chinese Patients with Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Descriptive analysis on the QOL in patients(pts) with GEP-NET are rare.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Prof. Huang-Ying Tan
Authors: Liu Q, Li Y L, Qiu X D, Li X K, ...
#2713 The Economic Impact to Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumours
Introduction: The quality of life impact on patients with neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) and the economic burden on health systems are substantial. However, little is known about the economic burden to individual patients and families for medical out-of-pocket expenses and employment decisions.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Assoc Prof David Wyld
Authors: Wyld D, Elliott T, Wakelin K, Leyden S, ...
#45 Neuroendocrine tumor disease state and RAND-36 health-related quality of life scores
Introduction: Health-related quality of life (HRQL) can be disrupted in patients with malignancies.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Jennifer L Beaumont
Authors: Phan A, Beaumont J L, Liu Z, Choi S, ...
#104 Myocardial motion abnormalities in patients with carcinoid disease without overt carcinoid heart disease
Introduction: Cardiac abnormalities occur in 15-70% of patients with carcinoid disease, typified by fibrosis of the right-sided valves. Myocardial motion abnormalities in subjects without overt carcinoid heart disease have not been previously described. Tissue Doppler Imaging (TDI) allows quantative analysis of myocardial motion. We used this technique to investigate whether myocardial motion is reduced, suggesting fibrosis, in patients with carcinoid disease.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Christopher Wong
#481 Quality of Life in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Cross-Sectional Study
Introduction: Living with cancer affects not only physical and mental health but also the social and professional life of the patient. Measuring quality of life (Qol) is one way to learn from the patient perspective.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MRS Lise Plum
Authors: Plum L, Knigge U, ...
Keywords: quality of life
#499 Effect of Everolimus on Pharmacokinetics of Octreotide LAR in Patients with Advanced Neuroendocrine Tumors: A RADIANT-2 Analysis
Introduction: In RADIANT-2 (NCT00412061), Everolimus (E) plus Octreotide LAR (O) exhibited a clinically meaningful 5.1-month improvement in progression-free survival (PFS) v. placebo plus octreotide LAR (P+O) in patients (pts) with advanced neuroendocrine tumors (NET) and a history of carcinoid syndrome.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Marianne E Pavel