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664 results for "symptom management".
#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
#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 (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Erin Kennedy
Authors: Kennedy E, Kiss N, Michael M, Gough K, ...
#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 (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Doctor Azka Athar
Authors: Athar 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 (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Mark Reynolds
#1398 Surgical Management of Nonfunctioning Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors 2 cm or Less in Size: Results from a Multi-institutional Clinical Analysis in China
Introduction: There is a paucity of evidence regarding surgical management and survival in nonfunctioning PNETs 2cm or less.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: Meng Ji
Authors: Ji M, Jin K, Zhang Y, ...
#1447 Clinicopathologic Features, Management and Outcome of Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) in MEN1: The Verona Multidisciplinary PlaNET Group
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic endocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) are a frequent manifestation of MEN1. They represent an important prognostic factor in these patients. There is still a debate on their management, mainly on surgical strategy, due to their multicentricity and high recurrence rate.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Elisa Cosaro
Keywords: MEN1, GEP-NET, management
#1835 A Prospective Service Evaluation of Systematic Gastroenterological Assessment and Management on Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumours in South East Wales
Introduction: Patients with NETs can experience gastrointestinal(GI) symptoms including diarrhoea, steatorrhoea and urgency.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: ...none of the above
Presenting Author: Dr Mohid Khan
#2186 Management of Aggressive Medullary Thyroid Cancer
Introduction: Medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) is a neuroendocrine tumor of the C cells of thyroid gland characterized by significant morbidity.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Chiara Bima
#2923 Interim Analysis of Prospective Evaluation of the Management of Sporadic Nonfunctioning Asymptomatic Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms ≤ 2 cm (ASPEN Study)
Introduction: Guidelines recommend a watchful strategy for small, incidental, nonfunctioning pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (NF-PanNEN).
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr, PhD Stefano Partelli
#124 Management and outcomes of malignant paragangliomas and phaeochromocytomas
Introduction: Chromaffin-cell tumors include phaeochromocytomas and paragangliomas, represent a rare group of neuroendocrine tumors and are located in adrenal medulla or extra-adrenal sites, respectively. Ten percent of phaeochromocytomas and 15-35% of paragangliomas are malignant.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: DR Christos Toumpanakis