Medical treatment for gastro-entero-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours
Rossana Berardi, Francesca Morgese, Mariangela Torniai, Agnese Savini, Silvia Rinaldi, Miriam Caramanti, Consuelo Ferrini, Stefano Cascinu, Department of Medical Oncology, Università Politecnica delle Marche, 60126 Ancona, Italy
Stefano Partelli, Massimo Falconi, Chirurgia del Pancreas, Ospedale San Raffaele IRCCS, Università Vita e Salute, 20132 Milano, Italy
Author contributions: Berardi R was responsible for manuscript conception, revising literature and writing the paper and had the final responsibility to submit for publication; Morgese F, Torniai M, Savini A, Partelli S, Rinaldi S, Caramanti M, Ferrini C, Falconi M and Cascinu S contributed to performing research, analysing literature data, writing the paper; all authors had contributed to the manuscript and approved the final version.
Conflict-of-interest statement: All authors declare that they have no competing interests.
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Correspondence to: Rossana Berardi, MD, Department of Medical Oncology, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti Umberto I - GM Lancisi - G Salesi di Ancona, Via Conca 71, 60126 Ancona, Italy. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: May 24, 2015
Peer-review started: May 25, 2015
First decision: September 14, 2015
Revised: January 18, 2016
Accepted: February 14, 2016
Article in press: February 16, 2016
Published online: April 15, 2016