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370 results for "symptom".
#451 Symptomatic Control of Neuroendocrine Tumors with Everolimus
Introduction: Everolimus prolongs progression-free survival, but previous research has not demonstrated its effect on symptoms.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Hannah Bainbridge
#2169 Patient and Clinician Perspectives on Symptom Priorities Across the Spectrum of Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs)
Introduction: NETs are associated with a range of symptoms, and symptom reduction is a common treatment target. Identifying priority symptoms across NETs can help inform clinical trial endpoints.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Research Prof Kimberly Webster
#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)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Dr. Matthew H Kulke
#1470 Exploring Gastrointestinal Symptoms And Their Impact on Quality of Life in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumours
Introduction: Treatments in NETs have been studied for effects on tumour progression and carcinoid syndrome with minimal evidence on gastrointestinal(GI) symptom burden and impact on quality of life(QoL)
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: ...none of the above
Presenting Author: Dr Mohid Khan
Authors: Williams M, Reid K, Ng S, Benny A, ...
#2130 Remote Tracking of Symptoms, QoL and Wellbeing within the New Wales NET Service
Introduction: Patients with NETs have worse health-related quality of life (HRQoL) than the general population.
Technological advances have significantly increased electronic patient-reported outcome (ePRO) data collection capabilities.
There is little longitudinal PRO/ePRO data and limited data on gastrointestinal symptoms, particularly ‘diarrhoea’, in NET patients.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Mark Reynolds
#133 Effectiveness of transarterial embolization of liver neuroendocrine metastases
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) with diffuse liver metastases have a poor prognosis and prove difficult to palliate. Somatostatin analogues and chemotherapy have been used but often are poorly tolerated and may not provide symptom relief. Transarterial Embolization (TAE) is being increasingly used to improve symptom control and reduce tumor size. We looked at the last 5-year experience of TAE in patients with hepatic metastases from neuroendocrine tumors.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Dalvinder S Mandair
#2039 Short-Term Change in Symptoms and Adverse Events Evaluation after PRRT – First Experience after 56 Patients
Introduction: From March 2016, patients with M+ NET are treated with PRRT at the Netherlands Cancer Institute.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Nuclear Medicine - Imaging and Therapy (PRRT)
Presenting Author: MSc Daphne Huizing
#2179 Exploring Nutrition Screening and Management Practices amongst Health Professionals Managing Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Patient’s with neuroendocrine tumours (NET) are at nutritional risk due to symptoms and side-effects of treatment. Current evidence based guidelines lack information regarding optimal nutritional management and supportive care.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Erin Kennedy
Authors: Kennedy E, Kiss N, Michael M, Gough K, ...
#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, ...
#2067 Recognition of Primary Neuroendocrine Tumors - A Challenge
Introduction: Neuro endocrine tumors of liver are rare.Most of the neuroendocrine tumors of the liver arise from gastrointestinal tract, especially from appendix.ileum and pancreas.Primary hepatic neuro endocrine tumors is a rare clinical entity, requiring strict exclusion of possible extra-hepatic primary sites for its diagnosis.Most challenging in diagnosis is diversity in presentation of primary symptoms.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Doctor Azka Athar
Authors: Athar A, ...