Stephen M Sagar

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Integrative oncology in North America
    Stephen M Sagar
    Juravinski Cancer Center, Canada
    J Soc Integr Oncol 4:27-39. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Future directions for research on Silybum marianum for cancer patients
    Stephen M Sagar
    McMaster University and Juravinski Cancer Centre, 699 Concession Street, Hamilton, ON L8V 5C2, Canada
    Integr Cancer Ther 6:166-73. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Acupuncture as an evidence-based option for symptom control in cancer patients
    Stephen M Sagar
    Department of Oncology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Curr Treat Options Oncol 9:117-26. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Research on therapeutic massage for cancer patients: potential biologic mechanisms
    Stephen M Sagar
    Department of Medicine and Oncology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
    J Soc Integr Oncol 5:155-62. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint A Phase I-II study in the use of acupuncture-like transcutaneous nerve stimulation in the treatment of radiation-induced xerostomia in head-and-neck cancer patients treated with radical radiotherapy
    Raimond K W Wong
    Department of Medicine, Division of Radiation Oncology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 57:472-80. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Can the therapeutic gain of radiotherapy be increased by concurrent administration of Asian botanicals?
    Stephen M Sagar
    McMaster University and Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Integr Cancer Ther 9:5-13. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Integrative tumor board: recently diagnosed lung cancer
    Michael De La Torre
    Block Center for Integrative Cancer Care, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 1:246-65. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Targeting angiogenesis with integrative cancer therapies
    Donald R Yance
    Center for Natural Healing, Ashland, Oregon, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 5:9-29. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Should supplemental antioxidant administration be avoided during chemotherapy and radiation therapy?
    Brian D Lawenda
    Radiation Oncology Division, Breast Health Center, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:773-83. 2008

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Integrative oncology in North America
    Stephen M Sagar
    Juravinski Cancer Center, Canada
    J Soc Integr Oncol 4:27-39. 2006
    ..The aim of integrative oncology should be one medicine, not alternative; it should be patient-focused; it should be evidence-based; and it should provide the best care for cancer cure, prevention, symptom control, and quality of life...
  2. ncbi request reprint Future directions for research on Silybum marianum for cancer patients
    Stephen M Sagar
    McMaster University and Juravinski Cancer Centre, 699 Concession Street, Hamilton, ON L8V 5C2, Canada
    Integr Cancer Ther 6:166-73. 2007
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Acupuncture as an evidence-based option for symptom control in cancer patients
    Stephen M Sagar
    Department of Oncology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Curr Treat Options Oncol 9:117-26. 2008
    ..In addition, continuing research is mandatory, using validated methodology and reporting principles as outlined in the CONSORT and STRICTA recommendations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Research on therapeutic massage for cancer patients: potential biologic mechanisms
    Stephen M Sagar
    Department of Medicine and Oncology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
    J Soc Integr Oncol 5:155-62. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint A Phase I-II study in the use of acupuncture-like transcutaneous nerve stimulation in the treatment of radiation-induced xerostomia in head-and-neck cancer patients treated with radical radiotherapy
    Raimond K W Wong
    Department of Medicine, Division of Radiation Oncology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 57:472-80. 2003
    ..This Phase I-II study examined the effectiveness of Codetron in treating radiation-induced xerostomia...
  6. doi request reprint Can the therapeutic gain of radiotherapy be increased by concurrent administration of Asian botanicals?
    Stephen M Sagar
    McMaster University and Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Integr Cancer Ther 9:5-13. 2010
    ..In addition, some botanicals may selectively protect normal tissue or increase its repair following radiation therapy. The results are promising enough to consider clinical trials...
  7. ncbi request reprint Integrative tumor board: recently diagnosed lung cancer
    Michael De La Torre
    Block Center for Integrative Cancer Care, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 1:246-65. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Targeting angiogenesis with integrative cancer therapies
    Donald R Yance
    Center for Natural Healing, Ashland, Oregon, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 5:9-29. 2006
    ..Although controlled trials might be preferred, smaller studies with appropriate end points and surrogate markers for antiangiogenic response could help prioritize agents for the larger resource-intensive phase 3 trials...
  9. doi request reprint Should supplemental antioxidant administration be avoided during chemotherapy and radiation therapy?
    Brian D Lawenda
    Radiation Oncology Division, Breast Health Center, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:773-83. 2008
    ....