Neil MacDonald

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Redefining symptom management
    Neil MacDonald
    Cancer Ethics Programme, Center for Bioethics, Clinical Research Institute of Montreal, 110 Pine Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1R7, Canada
    J Palliat Med 5:301-4. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Understanding and managing cancer cachexia
    Neil MacDonald
    Department of Oncology, McGill University, Gerald Bronfman Centre for Clinical Research in Oncology, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Coll Surg 197:143-61. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Nutrition as an integral component of supportive care
    Neil MacDonald
    Departments of Oncology and Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Oncology (Williston Park) 17:8-10; discussion 11-2. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint A revisitation of "doc, how much time do I have?"
    Lidia Schapira
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Brookline, MA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:8s-11s. 2003
  5. pmc Ethical issues in palliative care. Views of patients, families, and nonphysician staff
    Anna Towers
    Palliative Care Division, McGill University Health Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, QC
    Can Fam Physician 49:1626-31. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Is there evidence for earlier intervention in cancer-associated weight loss?
    Neil MacDonald
    McGill Cancer Nutrition and Rehabilitation Programme, Department of Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Support Oncol 1:279-86. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Cancer cachexia and targeting chronic inflammation: a unified approach to cancer treatment and palliative/supportive care
    Neil MacDonald
    McGill Cancer Nutrition and Rehabilitation Programme, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Support Oncol 5:157-62; discussion 164-6, 183. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Chronic inflammatory states: their relationship to cancer prognosis and symptoms
    N Macdonald
    Gerald Bronfman Centre for Clinical Research in Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 41:246-53. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Terminology in cancer cachexia: importance and status
    Neil MacDonald
    Gerald Bronfman Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 15:220-5. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Modern palliative care: an exercise in prevention and partnership
    Neil MacDonald
    The Cancer Nutrition Rehabilitation Program, Department of Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Semin Oncol Nurs 21:69-73. 2005

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Redefining symptom management
    Neil MacDonald
    Cancer Ethics Programme, Center for Bioethics, Clinical Research Institute of Montreal, 110 Pine Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1R7, Canada
    J Palliat Med 5:301-4. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Understanding and managing cancer cachexia
    Neil MacDonald
    Department of Oncology, McGill University, Gerald Bronfman Centre for Clinical Research in Oncology, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Coll Surg 197:143-61. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Nutrition as an integral component of supportive care
    Neil MacDonald
    Departments of Oncology and Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Oncology (Williston Park) 17:8-10; discussion 11-2. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint A revisitation of "doc, how much time do I have?"
    Lidia Schapira
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Brookline, MA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:8s-11s. 2003
  5. pmc Ethical issues in palliative care. Views of patients, families, and nonphysician staff
    Anna Towers
    Palliative Care Division, McGill University Health Centre, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, QC
    Can Fam Physician 49:1626-31. 2003
    ..In this study our goal was to hear other voices and to gain first-hand knowledge of the possibly contrasting views of patients, their families, nurses, volunteers, and other team members on end-of-life issues...
  6. ncbi request reprint Is there evidence for earlier intervention in cancer-associated weight loss?
    Neil MacDonald
    McGill Cancer Nutrition and Rehabilitation Programme, Department of Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Support Oncol 1:279-86. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Cancer cachexia and targeting chronic inflammation: a unified approach to cancer treatment and palliative/supportive care
    Neil MacDonald
    McGill Cancer Nutrition and Rehabilitation Programme, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Support Oncol 5:157-62; discussion 164-6, 183. 2007
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  8. doi request reprint Chronic inflammatory states: their relationship to cancer prognosis and symptoms
    N Macdonald
    Gerald Bronfman Centre for Clinical Research in Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 41:246-53. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Terminology in cancer cachexia: importance and status
    Neil MacDonald
    Gerald Bronfman Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 15:220-5. 2012
    ..This article reviews the current status of the definition of cancer cachexia, and comments on future initiatives to refine it and to use it as a foundation for a cancer cachexia classification system...
  10. ncbi request reprint Modern palliative care: an exercise in prevention and partnership
    Neil MacDonald
    The Cancer Nutrition Rehabilitation Program, Department of Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Semin Oncol Nurs 21:69-73. 2005
    ..New partners must be enlisted in more sophisticated, increasingly academic partnerships. This change, while welcome and necessary, must come about with perservation of the core values of palliative care...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pattern of care at the end of life: does age make a difference in what happens to women with breast cancer?
    Bruno Gagnon
    Department of Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 22:3458-65. 2004
    ..In the last 40 years, palliative care has become the standard of care at the end of life. However, there are limited data about the degree of access to such care at the population level...
  12. ncbi request reprint A Quebec survey of issues in cancer pain management
    Neil MacDonald
    Center for Bioethics, Clinical Research Institute of Montreal and McGill University, 110 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1R7, Canada
    J Pain Symptom Manage 23:39-47. 2002
    ..We also note that, based on response to the scenario of a patient presenting with severe pain, many physicians, while feeling competent in the use of opioids, may be overly conservative in their initial use...
  13. ncbi request reprint An eicosapentaenoic acid supplement versus megestrol acetate versus both for patients with cancer-associated wasting: a North Central Cancer Treatment Group and National Cancer Institute of Canada collaborative effort
    Aminah Jatoi
    Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:2469-76. 2004
    ..This study determined whether an EPA supplement-administered alone or with megestrol acetate (MA)-was more effective than MA...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ensuring palliative medicine availability: the development of the IAHPC list of essential medicines for palliative care
    Liliana De Lima
    International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care, Houston, TX 77007, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:521-6. 2007
    ..The IAHPC and all the organizations involved in this process welcome suggestions on ways to continue to improve the List of Essential Medicines for Palliative Care and to improve access to medications for patients in need...
  15. ncbi request reprint To hydrate or not to hydrate: how should it be?
    Eduardo Bruera
    J Clin Oncol 21:84s-85s; discussion 86s. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Palliative care and primary care
    Neil MacDonald
    Center for Bioethics, Clinical Research Institute of Montreal, 110 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, P Q H2W 1R7 Canada
    J Pain Symptom Manage 23:58-9. 2002