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#1896 Launching NETwerk: Diagnosis and Treatment of Neuroendocrine Tumors within a Multi-Institutional Collaboration in the Region of Antwerp-Waasland in Belgium
Introduction: Centralizing cancer services is one way to improve global outcome for cancer patients but brings along that patients must be motivated to travel and that doctors of local hospitals get deprived of the diagnostic and treatment skills. The alternative way is to centrally coordinate cancer services across different hospitals. In this scenario, local multidisciplinary teams refer all patients to be discussed among cancer specialists. This continuous feed-back system also creates the opportunity to propose additional more specific and sensitive examinations for individual patients which would introduce the end of local substandard treatment.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Prof. Marc Peeters
#1895 Prospective Study on the Impact of a Multi-Institutional NET-Specific Multidisciplinary Tumor Board on Individual Treatment Plans
Introduction: A multi-institutional health network (nine hospitals) was set up in the Belgian Antwerp-Waasland region for the multidisciplinary care of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor (GEP-NET) patients, called “NETwerk”. Local multidisciplinary teams refer all GEP-NET patients to be discussed among specialists, experienced in NET diagnostics and treatment, at a NET specific multidisciplinary tumorboard (MDT).
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Prof. Marc Peeters
#74 Non-functioning pancreatic endocrine tumors: diagnostic criteria and surgical treatment
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors were considered rare tumors several years ago. Several reports published recently have observed increased incidence of NETs suggesting that NETs are more prevalent than previously reported. Non-functioning pancreatic endocrine tumors (NFPETs), better defined as non-hyperfunctioning, are characterized by the absence of clinical or biochemical evidence of hormone hypersecretion. From the clinical standpoint, NFPETs can be either occasionally encountered or manifest clinically similar pancreatic tumors. Since both NFPET treatment and prognosis significantly differ from that of ductal adenocarcinoma and other pancreatic malignant tumors, an accurate differential diagnosis is needed.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Alexander Vladimir Kochatkov
#1591 Patient-Reported Preferences in Treatments Approved in Neuroendocrine Tumors: A National Survey from the French Group of Endocrine Tumors
Introduction: Patients with advanced neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) benefit from an increasing number of treatments. The patient’s preference could help physicians to choose among these options
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: ...none of the above
Presenting Author: Dr Arnaud Plante
Authors: Plante A, Baudin E, Do Cao C, Hentic O, ...
#2070 The Impact of NETwerk on the Multidisciplinary Tumor Boards
Introduction: Since 2016, nine hospitals from the Belgian region Antwerp-Waasland collaborate with the aim to optimize treatment of neuroendocrine tumor patients. NET cases are biweekly discussed by NET experts at a NET specific multidisciplinary tumor board (NET MDT). This collaboration (NETwerk) obtained a certificate of ENETS Center of Excellence in 2017.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Prof. Marc Peeters
#1590 Treatment of Metastatic Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Relevance of ENETS 2016 Guidelines
Introduction: The choice of first-line treatment of metastatic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (mP-NET) is mainly based on prognostic factors. ENETS-2016 guidelines proposed treatments according to 3 groups: Group-1, patients in whom all lesions could be removed; Group-2, patients with Ki67<10%, low tumor burden, no symptoms, and stable disease, for whom a watch-and-wait strategy or somatostatin analogs are proposed; Group-3, symptomatic patients or with Ki67>10% or significant tumor burden or progressive disease, for whom a systemic chemotherapy is proposed
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Medical treatment – Chemotherapy, medical treatment - others
Presenting Author: Margaux Foulfoin
Keywords: pancreas, metastasis
#1655 A Case Report of Bicaval Stents and Inferior Vena Cava Valve Implantation to Control Carcinoid Symptoms in Order to Safely Allow Surgical Valve Replacement
Introduction: Surgery for severe tricuspid regurgitation (TR) is a high-risk procedure. Therefore transcatheter valve implantation into the vena cava can be performed as an attempt to reduce the complications and symptoms associated with this.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Dr Vandana Sagar
Authors: Sagar V, Steeds R, Doshi S, Shetty S, ...
#1138 Staged Percutaneous Treatment of Severe Carcinoid Heart Disease by Transfemoral Pulmonary Valve Replacement and Novel Vena Cava Valve Implantation
Introduction: Carcinoid heart disease with severe valve destruction represents the major cause of high morbidity and mortality in patients with carcinoid syndrome.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference 2015 (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Dr René Pschowski
Authors: Pschowski R, Laule M, Baur A, Pape U F, ...
#1538 Safety of High Doses Lanreotide Treatment in Patients with Progressive Neuroendocrine Tumors: Results from a Prospective Phase II Trial
Introduction: Dose escalation (or interval reduction) of somatostatin analogs (SSAs) is a rather common strategy for patients (pts) with progressive metastatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). However, to date, no systematic prospective studies have been carried out to evaluate safety and efficacy of this treatment schedule in NETs.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Manuela Albertelli