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298 results for "experience".
#2232 Role of Interval Reduction of Somatostatin Analogs in Patients with Progressive Neuroendocrine Tumors: Our Experience
Introduction: Interval reduction of somatostatin analogs (SSAs) is a possibly strategy for elderly patients with progressive metastatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Patients with diagnosis of NET are >75 years old in the 25% of cases. No randomized studies are available to evaluate efficacy of this treatment schedule.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Ivana Puliafito
#2789 The Patient Journey – Experience from Symptoms to Diagnosis among Patients with Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumours (SINET)
Introduction: Patients with SINET often have diffuse symptoms delaying diagnosis. In a patient survey it was observed that 1/3 of NET patients had a time span to diagnosis of > 5 years, with a median of 52 months. Here we assess the patients’ experience during that time period.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Study Coordinato Kajsa Oberg Holgersson
#3078 Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor: Experience of an Algerian Centre
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (GEP-NETs) constitute a rare and heterogeneous group of tumors and still constitute a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Dr Mohammed Alaeddine Saidi
Authors: Aris H, Ghomari S, ...
#829 On the Benign Side of Malignancy: How Neuroendocrine Tumors are Experienced by Patients and Their Family Carers
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are rare, slow-growing neoplasia with variable clinical presentations. Due to their non-specific symptoms and a lack of diagnostic tools, late diagnosis is common. There is little research relating to NETs as experienced by both patients and family carers.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: ...none of the below
Presenting Author: Susanne Kall
Authors: Kall S, Spichiger E, Stoll H, ...
#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 (2015)
Category: ...none of the below
Presenting Author: Professor Philippe Ruszniewski
Keywords: Symptom burden
#1305 PRRT for Malignant Pheochromocytomas and Paragangliomas: The Singapore General Hospital Experience
Introduction: In recent years, the use of 177Lu-DOTATATE radioisotope therapy has been expanded to patients with metastatic pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas (PCC/PGL). Although this is not the standard of care, treatment options are limited for those with MIBG negative disease. Our centre has treated over 40 patients with NETS with PRRT since 2012.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies-Endoscopic treatment
Presenting Author: Dr Lih Ming Loh
#1708 STREET - Somatostatin Treatment Experience Trial
Introduction: Somatostatin analogs (SSA) delay progress and decrease symptoms in patients with gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (GEP-NETs). It is not known whether patients’ experiences of injection treatment differ between different SSAs.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Ass. prof. Martin Almquist
#36 A monocentric analysis of patients with pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors over 15 years: long term survival and life quality dependent from histological subtypes and surgical management
Introduction: Pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors substantially differ from epithelial tumors in terms of tumor biology and prognosis. In specialized interdisciplinary centers, a broad therapeutical armentarium can be used to achieve optimal treatment.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof. Johannes N Hoffmann
Authors: Zahn S, Hornung H, Schick K S, Winter H, ...
#444 Gallium 68 DOTATATE PET CT Assessment of Patients (pts.) with Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (GEP NETs): First Experience in a Multidisciplinary Team in Argentina (Argentum Group)
Introduction: 68Ga-DOTATATE PET CT offers higher resolution than other scintigraphic techniques in terms of localization of the primary tumor and staging of GEP NETs. Different reports in the literature suggest increased sensitivity but clear consensus about indication in neuroendocrine tumors is unclear.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD Juan O'Connor
Authors: Eleta M, Pesce V, Bestani C, O'Connor J, ...
#849 Patient-Reported Symptom Experiences Following Participation in a Study of Telotristat Etiprate for Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors and Diarrhea Not Adequately Controlled on Octreotide
Introduction: Telotristat etiprate (LX1606), an oral tryptophan hydroxylase (TPH) inhibitor, was recently evaluated in a dose-escalation (DE) study in patients (pts) with carcinoid tumors and diarrhea not adequately controlled on octreotide.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Dr. Matthew H Kulke