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#728 NETworking-The First Three Years of the World NET Cancer Awareness Day Alliance
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors have an incidence of 3-5/100,000 per year, however, many patients are diagonosed late in their clinical course resulting in poor outcomes and early death. Raising awareness of the myriad presenting symptoms with resultant early diagnosis is a priority health care initiative for this disease. In 2010, the World NET Cancer Day Awareness (WNCAD) Alliance was formed with the primary mission to raise awareness of neuroendocrine tumors and promote November 10 as World NET Cancer Awareness Day
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr John C Leyden
#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)
Category: ...none of the below
Presenting Author: MD Grietje Bouma
#1885 Web-Based Tailored Information and Support for Patients with a Neuroendocrine Tumor
Introduction: Patients with a neuroendocrine tumour (NET) frequently experience physical and psychosocial complaints. Novel strategies to provide information to optimize supportive care in these patients are of interest.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: drs Ld de Hosson
#2078 Self-Reported Side Effects in Neuroendocrine Tumor (NET) Patients Prescribed Somatostatin Analogues – The Role for Specialist Dietitians and Nurses
Introduction: In practice, many patients with NETs report a change in symptoms after starting somatostatin analogues (SSA’s). Many health professionals and NET patient advocates have noticed that some of the side effects experienced by patients are more common than patient information literature suggests. It is therefore important to ask what and how severe experiences are, and compare to literature, to help raise awareness amongst NET health professionals.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Tara Whyand
Authors: Whyand T, Davies P, Bouvier C, ...
#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)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zai S S A, ...
#1335 Quality of Life (QoL) and Psycho-social Distress in Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasias (NEN) – Correlation with Tumor Stage, Clinical Status and Treatment
Introduction: Pat. with NEN require long-term therapy potentially associated with an impairment of QoL
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: ...none of the above
Presenting Author: PD. Dr. Christian Fottner
Authors: Reinhold M, Beutel M, Weber M M, ...
#2117 Neuroendocrine Tumors: An Australian Experience
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) in Australia are rare, but are rising in incidence.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr Vivek Ashoka Menon
#1158 A Phase II Study of Everolimus in Patients with FDG-PET Positive Intermediate Grade (Ki67 3-20%) Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
Introduction: The RADIANT-3 trial showed Everolimus (EV), as active in patients (pts) with progressive well/intermediate grade PNETs. Intermediate/grade 2 (Ki67 3-20%) PNETs have variable biology. FDG-PET avidity is an independent negative factor for survival, consistent with aggressive disease biology- but such imaging is not used to select treatment as in the case of the RADIANT 3 trial.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: ASSOC PROF Michael Michael
Authors: Michael M, Pavlakis N, Wyld D, Link E, ...
Keywords: everolimus, FDG-PET
#1225 Everolimus in Patients (pts) with Advanced Lung Carcinoids: Evaluation of Median Progression Free Survival (PFS) and Median Time to First Dose Decrease or Discontinuation (DDD)
Introduction: Treatment of well-differentiated (WD) lung neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) is challenging. Everolimus (mTOR inhibitor) has shown encouraging results in digestive NETs but data about its activity on lung carcinoid are sparse.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: MD Letizia Gianoncelli
#205 Integrated Genome-Wide DNA Methylation and mRNA Expression Analysis of Pancreatic NETs Identifies Differential Activation of the Hypoxia Inducible Factor (HIF) Pathway Between Low and Intermediate Grade Tumors
Introduction: This is the first study to integrate DNA methylation and mRNA expression analysis in NETs. It is a powerful approach with which to identify disrupted biological pathways in NET pathogenesis.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Christina Thirlwell