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147 results for "supportive care".
#854 Scoping Study on Quality of Life (QL) in Patients (pts) with Neuroendoncrine Tumors (NET) of the Digestive Tract in Argentina: Preliminary Results
Introduction: Patients with NET compound a specific cancer population: their survival used to be longer than other cancer patient populations and they received drugs (eg. somatostatin analogues) rarely used on others. The systematic measure of QL in these patients could lead to better understanding of the impact of the disease and treatments, not only in terms of symptom prevalence but also in relation to daily concerns.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: RN Gladys Grance
#2701 Assessing the Gaps in Experience and Knowledge of Australian Primary Health Care Professionals (GPs), in Treating and Caring for the Increasing Number of Australian Neuroendocrine Tumour (NET) Patients
Introduction: Conservatively,the incidence of NETs is 7 / 000' p.a, however,the prevalence of patients living with NETs is higher,40/000',making it the 2nd most common GI malignancy after colorectal cancer.Patients are living longer,however,with impaired quality of life.Management of debilitating symptoms such as diarrhoea,fatigue,anxiety,and flushing are complex and heterogenous.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Trials in Progress/Trials in Concept
Presenting Author: Simone Leyden
Authors: Leyden S, Cummins M, Wakelin K, ...
#3068 WHO Grade 3 Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasm (GEP-NEN): Data from 358 Patients of the Spanish Group of Neuroendocrine and Endocrine Tumors Registry (R-GETNE)
Introduction: RGETNE national NEN Registry comprises 74 hospitals from all regions of Spain.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Prof. Rocio Garcia Carbonero
#731 Gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) Neuroendocrine Tumors, Epidemiology and Clinical Retrospective Study from a Tertiary Care Center in North India
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are a heterogeneous group of neoplasm derived from peptide- and amine-producing cells of the neuroendocrine system, characterized by the intracellular presence of markers of endocrine tissue, like chromogranin A, synaptophysin, neuronspecific enolase and having low to medium malignant potential.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr Dipanjan Panda
Authors: Panda D, Jwada D, Yadav V, Sarin S K, ...
#2686 Survivorship Care Model for Patients with Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors(NET)are rare often indolent tumors. Approximately 22% of patients (pt's) present with metastatic disease at diagnosis and can live with metastatic disease for years. These pt's often don't identify as cancer survivors and don't meet the criteria for care in traditional survivorship clinics
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: NP Angela Laffan
Authors: Laffan A, ...
#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 (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: drs Ld de Hosson
#3021 Homecare Service for Administration of Lanreotide Autogel Injections: Assessment of Patients’ Experience
Introduction: In the past, all Neuroendocrine Neoplasm (NEN) patients (pts) on long-acting somatostatin analogues (SA), had to attend local hospitals/clinics to have them administered by nurses/doctors. Recently, a “homecare service” was developed, allowing pts to have their injections delivered to their home and injections were either administered by themselves, their partner or a Specialist Nurse (SN).
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Dr Julian Gertner
Keywords: homecare
#2100 OPERA: Observational Study of Perception of Information and Quality of Life in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors Starting Lanreotide – Study Design
Introduction: Information provided to patients about burden and treatment of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) may ease treatment adherence, outpatient monitoring, and improve quality of life (QoL), but can also cause anxiety. Data on how to individually adapt materials are insufficient and mainly derived from clinical trials.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Vincent Hautefeuille
Authors: Gueguen D, ...
#2696 Difficulties in Providing Palliative Care in Rural India (West Bengal) – Experience of an NGO
Introduction: As in any developing countries state of West Bengal in India has a huge burden of cancer patients in advanced stage coming from rural area where awareness regarding the usefulness of palliative care in rather poor.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Nabanita Mandal
Authors: Mandal N, ...
#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