Sarah Alexander

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevention of bacterial infection in pediatric oncology: what do we know, what can we learn?
    Sarah Alexander
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:16-20. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Rituximab and desensitization for a patient with severe factor IX deficiency, inhibitors, and history of anaphylaxis
    Sarah Alexander
    Division of Paediatric Haematology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:93-5. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Quality of life during active treatment for pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Lillian Sung
    Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children and Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Cancer 128:1213-20. 2011
  4. pmc Attitudes toward infection prophylaxis in pediatric oncology: a qualitative approach
    Caroline Diorio
    Program in Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e47815. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Moving toward quality palliative cancer care: parent and clinician perspectives on gaps between what matters and what is accessible
    Alisha Kassam
    Hospital for Sick Children, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 31:910-5. 2013

Collaborators

  • Deborah Tomlinson
  • Katherine M Boydell
  • Brian T Fisher
  • Lillian Sung
  • Alisha Kassam
  • Caroline Diorio
  • Julia Skiadaresis
  • Sharifa Habib
  • Joanne Wolfe
  • Charis Kellow
  • Amanda Alli
  • Denise Mills
  • Dean A Regier
  • Marie Chantal Ethier
  • Jonathan Taylor
  • Adam Gassas
  • Naomi Winick
  • Robert J Klaassen
  • Anne Klassen
  • David Dix
  • Sheila Pritchard
  • Rochelle Yanofsky

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Prevention of bacterial infection in pediatric oncology: what do we know, what can we learn?
    Sarah Alexander
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:16-20. 2012
    ..This paper will review the current literature on the use and risks of antimicrobial prophylaxis as well as non-pharmacological methods for infection prevention and will address areas in need of further research...
  2. doi request reprint Rituximab and desensitization for a patient with severe factor IX deficiency, inhibitors, and history of anaphylaxis
    Sarah Alexander
    Division of Paediatric Haematology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:93-5. 2008
    ..A second course of rituximab was given 13 months later for worsening FIX kinetics again with an excellent response and without evidence of adverse effects...
  3. doi request reprint Quality of life during active treatment for pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Lillian Sung
    Division of Haematology Oncology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children and Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Cancer 128:1213-20. 2011
    ..Age and gender predicted QoL in high-risk ALL, whereas socioeconomics predicted QoL in standard-risk ALL. Future efforts should focus on longitudinal studies that describe QoL over time within individual patients...
  4. pmc Attitudes toward infection prophylaxis in pediatric oncology: a qualitative approach
    Caroline Diorio
    Program in Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e47815. 2012
    ..The purpose of this report was to describe the attitudes of parents, children and healthcare professionals to infection prophylaxis in pediatric oncology...
  5. doi request reprint Moving toward quality palliative cancer care: parent and clinician perspectives on gaps between what matters and what is accessible
    Alisha Kassam
    Hospital for Sick Children, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 31:910-5. 2013
    ..We aimed to determine which elements of palliative care are considered important according to bereaved parents and pediatric oncology clinicians and to determine accessibility of these elements...