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68 results for "home injection".
#1646 Patient Satisfaction Regarding Home Injection Service for Somatostatin Analogues: A Survey Among Patients with a Neuroendocrine Tumour
Introduction: Depot somatostatin analogues (SSA) Sandostatin LAR® (SL) and Somatuline Autogel® (SA) injections, are facilitated by a professional home injection service.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Wanda Geilvoet
#215 Nurse Evaluation of Long-acting Somatostatin Analogue Injection Devices: A Quantitative Study
Introduction: The two major long-acting somatostatin analogues (SSA) available on the European market for the treatment of neuroendocrine tumors and acromegaly are Somatuline Autogel (SA) and Sandostatin LAR (LAR).
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Hannah Kurth
#1699 Should the Selective Arterial Secretagogue Injection Test for Insulinoma Localization be Evaluated at 60 Seconds or At 120 Seconds?
Introduction: The selective arterial secretagogue injection (SASI) test is considered indispensable for an accurate insulinoma localization. The optimal timing of post-injection evaluation has not been established yet, as some studies recommend 60 seconds [SASI (60 sec)] while others support 120 seconds [SASI (120 sec)].
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Keijiro Ueda
Authors: Ueda K, Kawabe K, Lee L, Tachibana Y, ...
#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)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Ass. prof. Martin Almquist
#1759 Safety and Tolerability of "Ready-to-Use" (SOMAKIT TOC®) 68Ga-DOTA0-Tyr3-Octreotide (68Ga-DOTATOC) for Injection in Patients with Proven Gastro-Entero-Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours (GEP-NETs)
Introduction: 68Ga-DOTATOC (PET) has superior diagnostic performance than Octreoscan (SPECT) in patients with GEP-NETs.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Dr Angela Lamarca
Keywords: SomaKit, DOTATOC, GEP-NET
#2075 Phase 1 Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Study of APOC, a New Controlled Release Formulation (CRF) of 15mg Octreotide Acetate in Healthy Male Volunteers
Introduction: Somatostatin analogues (SSAs) are considered the gold standard for systemic therapy of advanced neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Octreotide is one of the SSAs most widely used in long-term therapies of NETs. There is increasing evidence that clinical benefits could be obtained with higher SSAs circulating levels but remain unreachable with current products without impacting significantly the quality of life of the patients. APOC is a new injectable controlled release technology containing Octreotide invented and developed by Ascil-Biopharm and designed to cover specifically these clinical unmet needs. It is presented as ready-to-use and can easily be manufactured at selected doses and durations in prefilled syringe.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Rosa Maria Antonijoan Arbós
#653 Interobserver Variability of Pulmonary Carcinoids
Introduction: Lung carcinoids are neuroendocrine tumors histopathologically classified into typical (TC; no necrosis, <2 mitoses/2 mm2) and atypical (AC; necrosis or 2-10 mitoses/2 mm2). Identification of mitoses may be hampered by the presence of apoptotic cells, and reported prediction of prognosis based on histopathology varies, especially for ACs.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies-Endoscopic treatment
Presenting Author: MSc Dorian Swarts
#452 Clinical and Psychometric Validation of the Disease-Specific Questionnaire Module (EORTC QLQ-GINET21) in Assessing Quality of Life of Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Quality of life (QoL) is an important outcome measure in clinical trials and is increasingly being used as an endpoint. The QLQ-GINET21 is a questionnaire developed with the EORTC QoL Group but which had not previously been validated.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr John Ramage
#209 A Randomized, Cross-Over Study in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) to Assess Patient Preference of Lanreotide Autogel Given by Either Self/Partner or Healthcare Professional
Introduction: Ready-to-use Lanreotide Autogel provides the option of self/partner administration for patients with NET. This is anticipated to reduce treatment cost and negative impact on daily life.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MSc Anders Öhberg
#1101 Malignant Insulinoma in a Patient with Diabetes: Response to Treatment and a Return to Insulin Injections
Introduction: A 64 year old male with a fourteen year history of diabetes had been treated with insulin for eight years. Over a four week period he noticed that his insulin requirements were reducing and he experienced episodes of symptomatic hypoglycaemia and upper abdominal pain. Following referral a CT scan was performed which revealed numerous liver metastases and a 8.4 by 5.2 cm mass replacing the pancreas. Liver biopsy diagnosed a neuroendocrine tumour with a MIB-1 index of up to 18%. The tumour was somatostatin receptor positive as evidenced by an octreotide scan.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Dr David Sherriff
Authors: Sherriff D, Drake B, ...
Keywords: insulinoma, diabetes, prrt