Conclusions on Treating Carcinoid Crisis Without Perioperative Octreotide for Patients With Neuroendocrine Tumors

Rodney Pommier, MD, FACS, professor of surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, provides conclusions based on the prospective study findings investigating the treatment of carcinoid crisis without perioperative octreotide.

Pharmacy Times interviewed Rodney Pommier, MD, FACS, professor of surgery, division of surgical oncology, school of medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, on his presentation at the 2021 NANETS Multidisciplinary Neuroendocrine Tumors Medical Virtual Symposium discussing a prospective study of carcinoid crisis with no perioperative octreotide.

During the interview, Pommier provided conclusions based on the prospective study findings investigating the treatment of carcinoid crisis without perioperative octreotide.