Affiliation: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
- Irinotecan toxicityLowell Anthony
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Stanley S Scott Cancer Center, New Orleans, Louisiana 70012, USA
Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 1:35-9. 2007....
- From somatostatin to octreotide LAR: evolution of a somatostatin analogueLowell Anthony
Louisiana State University, New Orleans, USA
Curr Med Res Opin 25:2989-99. 2009..The majority of GEP-NETs are carcinoid tumors whose syndrome is caused by the hypersecretion of biogenic amines, peptides and polypeptides responsible for the principal symptoms of diarrhea and flushing...
- Evaluating the characteristics and the management of patients with neuroendocrine tumors receiving octreotide LAR during a 6-year periodLowell Anthony
Division of Hematology Oncology, Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Pancreas 40:987-94. 2011..This retrospective study evaluated physician practice patterns in the medical management of patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) treated with octreotide LAR...
- Surgical treatment of advanced-stage carcinoid tumors: lessons learnedJ Philip Boudreaux
Department of Surgery, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Ann Surg 241:839-45; discussion 845-6. 2005..To evaluate clinical outcomes in a large group of advanced-stage carcinoid patients (stage IV) following multimodal surgical therapy...
- New thoughts on the pathobiology of regimen-related mucosal injuryLowell Anthony
The Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center, LSUHSC, New Orleans, LA, USA
Support Care Cancer 14:516-8. 2006..CONCLUSION: Interactions of these elements, coupled with underlying genetic influences, most likely govern the risk, course and severity of regimen-related mucosal injury...
- Cytoreductive surgery in patients with advanced-stage carcinoid tumorsSeza A Gulec
Department of Surgery, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans 70119, USA
Am Surg 68:667-71; discussion 671-2. 2002..Aggressive surgical exploration and tumor debulking could be performed with significantly improved symptomatic outcome and relatively minor complications. Longer follow-up is needed for assessment of effect on survival...
- New strategies for the prevention and reduction of cancer treatment-induced diarrheaLowell Anthony
Division of Hematology/Oncology, Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA, USA
Semin Oncol Nurs 19:17-21. 2003..IMPLICATIONS FOR NURSING PRACTICE: With preventive intervention and aggressive management of breakthrough symptoms, CTID may no longer pose a significant threat to patient comfort and well-being...
- A multicenter, randomized trial of long-acting octreotide for the optimum prevention of chemotherapy-induced diarrhea: results of the STOP trialStephen H Rosenoff
Oncology and Hematology Associates US Oncology, Roanoke, Virginia 24014 2419, USA
J Support Oncol 4:289-94. 2006..Adverse events were balanced between the two groups. No specific recommendations can be made from this trial regarding the use of 30 mg versus 40 mg of octreotide LAR for CID...