Stephen M Sagar

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi 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
  2. pmc Research and regulatory issues for integrative oncology
    S M Sagar
    McMaster University and the Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Oncol 15:s107.es53-s108.es63.. 2008
  3. pmc How do we evaluate outcome in an integrative oncology program?
    S M Sagar
    Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, Ontario
    Curr Oncol 15:s78-82. 2008
  4. doi The role of integrative oncology in a tertiary prevention survivorship program
    Stephen M Sagar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, 3rd Floor, Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8V 5C2
    Prev Med 49:93-8. 2009
  5. doi 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
  6. doi Acute-phase response reactants as objective biomarkers of radiation-induced mucositis in head and neck cancer
    Fazilat F Mohammed
    Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 34:985-93. 2012
  7. ncbi 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

Collaborators

  • Brian D Lawenda
  • Fazilat F Mohammed
  • Liying Zhang
  • Ian Poon
  • Liz Elliott
  • Ian D Hodson
  • James Wright

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi 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...
  2. pmc Research and regulatory issues for integrative oncology
    S M Sagar
    McMaster University and the Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Oncol 15:s107.es53-s108.es63.. 2008
    ..This educational article provides an overview of the challenges in designing appropriate studies of complementary and alternative therapies, evaluating the results, and regulating implementation of useful therapies...
  3. pmc How do we evaluate outcome in an integrative oncology program?
    S M Sagar
    Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, Ontario
    Curr Oncol 15:s78-82. 2008
    ....
  4. doi The role of integrative oncology in a tertiary prevention survivorship program
    Stephen M Sagar
    Department of Radiation Oncology, 3rd Floor, Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8V 5C2
    Prev Med 49:93-8. 2009
    ..This review defines the cancer prevention role of integrative oncology as a key component in survivorship programs...
  5. doi 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...
  6. doi Acute-phase response reactants as objective biomarkers of radiation-induced mucositis in head and neck cancer
    Fazilat F Mohammed
    Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Head Neck 34:985-93. 2012
    ..We evaluated serum erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and C-reactive protein (CRP) as objective markers of radiation-induced mucositis...
  7. ncbi 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
    ....