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  • July The Benefits of Tai Chi and Qigong in Your Cancer Journey
  • June The Care of the Human Spirit: Spirituality and Religiosity and Living with Cancer
  • May Optimizing Diet: What You Eat Does Matter to Improve Cancer Outcomes
  • April Oncology Massage for your Health
  • March Integrative Medicine Center Welcomes New Integrative Medicine Physician
  • February How to Identify Reliable Integrative Medicine Resources
  • January Exercise for Cancer Related Fatigue


  • December Mindful Eating During the Holidays
  • November Handling Holiday Stress: The Importance of Mind-body Practices
  • October Compassion: The Heart of Healthcare
  • September Planting the Seeds for a Healthy Lifestyle
  • August An Integrative Approach to Cancer Care
  • July Managing Stress to Improve Your Cancer Outcomes
  • June Couples Coping with Cancer Together
  • May Coping Techniques for Distress in Cancer Patients
  • April Exercise: Part of an Integrative Approach to Cancer Care
  • March Yoga for Body and Mind Health
  • February Cancer Related Fatigue and How Integrative Therapies Can Help
  • January A Trusted Resource for You


  • December Getting to the Point with Acupuncture
  • November Caring for the Caregivers
  • October Pink is the star of October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
  • September What’s New at the Integrative Medicine Center?
  • August Fact or Fiction? Identifying Reliable Integrative Medicine Resources
  • July Q&A With the Expert: Catherine Powers-James, Ph.D, Licensed Clinical Psychologist
  • June Omega 3’s in Cancer Prevention and Treatment
  • May Music Therapy: A Melodic Approach to Treatment
  • April Oncology Massage: Improving Your Quality of Life
  • March Meditation is the Medicine of the Mind
  • February  Step up to Exercise!
  • January Bite by Bite: Shopping Tips for Cancer Prevention and Optimal Health


  • December Compassion and Cancer Care: A Strong Back and a Soft Front
  • November How Can Acupuncture Complement Your Treatment?
  • October Nutrigenomics: The Future of Personalized Nutrition in Cancer Prevention and Treatment
  • September Expanding Services to Improve Outcomes
  • August Cancer Patients Tune in to Music Therapy
  • July Spirituality and the Cancer Patient
  • June The Comprehensive Lifestyle Study: Examining an Integrative Oncology Approach
  • May Manage Your Stress Before It Manages You
  • April Environmental Factors and Breast Cancer
  • February Let Food be Your Medicine: Diet and Cancer Prevention
  • January Six Tips for Finding a Qualified Oncology Massage Therapist


  • December: Tai Chi – Moving Meditation to Improve Quality of Life
  • November: The Role of Soy Food and Breast Cancer
  • October: Mindful Eating: Cultivating Your Inner Gourmet
  • September: Center Welcomes Two New Team Members
  • August: Cancer Survivors Should Keep Moving
  • July: Talk to Your Medical Team About Complementary and Alternative Medicines
  • June: Depression and the Importance of Mood
  • May: Omega-3 Fatty Acids: Their Role in Cancer Prevention and Treatment
  • April: Medical Hypnosis Demystified
  • March: Whole Foods or Supplements?
  • February: Meditation reduces stress and cultivates inner peace and well-being
  • January: The Power of Touch: Oncology Massage







Faculty Publications

Last updated: September 2015


Garcia MK, Niemtzow R, McQuade J, Haddad R, Lee R, Spano M, Cohen L.Acupuncture for xerostomia in cancer patients: An update. Med Acupunct 27(3):158-167, 6/2015.


Milbury K, Spelman A, Wood C, Matin SF, Tannir N, Jonasch E, Pisters L, Wei Q, Cohen L. A randomized controlled trial of expressive writing for patients with renal cell carcinoma (RCC). J Clin Oncol 32(7):663-70, 3/2014. e-Pub 1/2014. PMCID: PMC3927735.

Chandwani KD, Perkins G, Nagendra HR, Raghuram NV, Spelman A, Nagarathna R, Johnson K, Fortier A, Arun B, Wei Q, Kirschbaum C, Haddad R, Morris GS, Scheetz J, Chaoul A, Cohen L.Randomized, Controlled Trial of Yoga in Women With Breast Cancer Undergoing Radiotherapy. J Clin Oncol. e-Pub 3/2014. PMID: 24590636.

Shen Y, Liu L, Chiang J, Meng Z, Garcia M, Chen A, Peng H, Bei W, Zhao Q, Spelman A, Cohen C. Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of K1 acupoint acustimulation to prevent cisplatinor oxaliplatin-induced nausea. Cancer. e-Pub 6/2014.

Freeman LW, White R, Ratcliff CG, Sutton S, Stewart M, Palmer JL, Link J, Cohen L. A randomized trial comparing live and telemedicine deliveries of an imagery-based behavioral intervention for breast cancer survivors: reducing symptoms and barriers to care. Psychooncology. e-Pub 8/2014. PMID: 25146413.

Ratcliff CG, Lam CY, Arun B, Valero V, Cohen L. Ecological momentary assessment of sleep, symptoms, and mood during chemotherapy for breast cancer. Psychooncology 23(11):1220-8, 11/2014. e-Pub 4/2014. PMCID: PMC4185252.

Chaoul A, Milbury K, Sood AK, Prinsloo S, Cohen L. Mind-body practices in cancer care. Curr Oncol Rep 16(12):417, 12/2014. PMID: 25325936.

Milbury K, Chaoul A, Engle R, Liao Z, Yang C, Carmack C, Shannon V, Spelman A, Wangyal T, Cohen L. Couple-Based Tibetan Yoga Program for Lung Cancer Patients and their Caregivers. Psychooncology 24(1):117-20, 1/2015. e-Pub 5/2014. PMID: 24890852.

Shen Y, Liu L, Chiang JS, Meng Z, Garcia MK, Chen Z, Peng H, Bei W, Zhao Q, Spelman AR, Cohen L. Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of K1 acupoint acustimulation to prevent cisplatin-induced or oxaliplatin-induced nausea. Cancer 121(1):84-92, 1/2015. e-Pub 9/2014. PMCID: PMC4270896.

Lin J, Blalock JA, Chen M, Ye Y, Gu J, Cohen L, Cinciripini PM, Wu X. Depressive Symptoms and Short Telomere Length Are Associated with Increased Mortality in Bladder Cancer Patients. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 24(2):336-43, 2/2015. e-Pub 11/2014. PMCID: PMC4332382.

Leal I, Engebretson J, Cohen L, Rodriguez A, Wangyal T, Lopez G, Chaoul A. Experiences of paradox: a qualitative analysis of living with cancer using a framework approach. Psychooncology 24(2):138-46, 2/2015. e-Pub 5/2014. PMID: 24831084.

Thekdi SM, Milbury K, Spelman A, Wei Q, Wood C, Matin SF, Tannir N, Jonasch E, Pisters L, Cohen L. Posttraumatic stress and depressive symptoms in renal cell carcinoma: association with quality of life and utility of single-item distress screening. Psychooncology. e-Pub 2/2015. PMID: 25690556.

Prinsloo S, Wei Q, Scott SM, Tannir N, Jonasch E, Pisters L, Cohen L. Psychological states, serum markers and survival: associations and predictors of survival in patients with renal cell carcinoma. J Behav Med 38(1):48-56, 2/2015. e-Pub 6/2014. PMID: 24935017.

Greenlee H, Zick SM, Rosenthal D, Cohen L, Cassileth B, Tripathy D. Integrative oncology - strong science is needed for better patient care. Nat Rev Cancer 15(3):165, 3/2015. e-Pub 2/2015. PMID: 25693833.

Garcia MK, Cohen L, Guo Y, Zhou Y, You B, Chiang J, Orlowski R, Weber D, Shah J, Alexanian R, Thomas S, Romaguera J, Badillo M, Chen Y, Wei Q, Lee R, Delasalle K, Green V, Wang M. Electroacupuncture for Thalidomide/Bortezomib-induced Peripheral Neuropathy in Multiple Myeloma: A Feasibility Study. J. Hematology Onc. In Press.

Ratcliff C, Prinsloo S, Richardson M, Byanham-Fletcher L, Lee R, Chaoul A, Cohen M, de Lima M, Cohen L. Music Therapy for Patients who have undergone Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014. In Press. PMID: 742941.

Garcia MK, Driver L, Haddad R, Lee R, Palmer JL, Wei Q, Frenkel M, Cohen L. Acupuncture for treatment of uncontrolled pain in cancer patients: a pragmatic pilot study. Integr Cancer Ther 13(2):133-40, 3/2014. e-Pub 11/2013. PMID: 24282103.

Garcia MK, Cohen L, Guo Y, Zhou Y, You B, Chiang J, Orlowski RZ, Weber D, Shah J, Alexanian R, Thomas S, Romaguera J, Zhang L, Badillo M, Chen Y, Wei Q, Lee R, Delasalle K, Green V, Wang M. Electroacupuncture for Thalidomide/Bortezomib-induced Peripheral Neuropathy in Multiple Myeloma: A Feasibility Study. J Hematol Oncol 1(1):41, 5/2014. e-Pub 5/2014. PMCID: PMC4038108.

Lee RT, Barbo A, Lopez G, Melhem-Bertrandt A, Lin H, Olopade OI, Curlin FA. National Survey of US Oncologists' Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practice Patterns Regarding Herb and Supplement Use by Patients With Cancer. J Clin Oncol 32(36):4095-101, 12/2014. e-Pub 11/2014. PMID: 25403205.

Dunn DE, He D, Yang P, Newman RA and Lo DC. BDNF mediates neuroprotection against oxygen-glucose deprivation by the cardiac glycoside oleandrin. Journal of Neuroscience 34:963-968, 1/2014.

Yang P, Jiang Y, Fischer SM. Prostaglandin E3 metabolism and cancer. Cancer Lett. e-Pub 3/2014. PMID: 24657656. 

Yang P, Cartwright C, Efuet E, Hamilton SR, Wistuba II, Menter D, Addington C, Shureqi I, Newman RA. Cellular location and expression of Na(+) , K(+) -ATPase α subunits affect the anti-proliferative activity of oleandrin. Mol Carcinog 53(4):253-63, 4/2014. PMID: 23073998.

Yang P, Cartwright C, Chan D, Ding J, Felix E, Pan Y, Pang J, Rhea P, Block K, Fischer SM, Newman RA. Anticancer activity of fish oils against human lung cancer is associated with changes in formation of PGE(2) and PGE(3) and Alteration of Akt Phosphorylation. Mol Carcinog 53(7):566-77, 7/2014. e-Pub 1/2013. PMCID: PMCIn Progress.

Kim SH1, Margalit O, Katoh H, Wang D, Wu H, Xia D, Holla VR, Yang P, DuBois RN. CG100649, A novel COX-2 inhibitor, inhibits colorectal adenoma and carcinoma growth in mouse models. Invest New Drug, 7/2014.

Daikoku T, Terakawa J, Hossain MM, Yoshie M, Cappelletti M, Yang P, Ellenson LH, Dey SK. Mammalian target of rapamycin complex 1 and cyclooxygenase 2 pathways cooperatively exacerbate endometrial cancer. Am J Pathol 184(9):2390-402, 9/2014. e-Pub 7/2014. PMID: 25058027.

Xiong Y, Yang P, Proia RL and Hla T. S1P as an essential erythrocrine factor for vacular development. The J Clin Invest, 11/2014. 

Hong DS1, Henary H, Falchook GS, Naing A, Fu S, Moulder S, Wheler JJ, Tsimberidou A, Durand JB, Khan R, Yang P, Johansen M, Newman RA, Kurzrock R. First-in-human study of pbi-05204, an oleander-derived inhibitor of akt, fgf-2, nf-κΒ and p70s6k, in patients with advanced solid tumors. Invest New Drugs, 12/2014.

Pan Y, Rhea P, Tan L, Cartwright C, Lee HJ, Ravoori MK, Addington C, Gagea M, Kundra V, Kim SJ, Newman RA, Yang P. PBI-05204, A supercritical CO2 extract of Nerium Oleander inhibits growth of human pancreatic cancer via trageting the PI3K/mTOR pathway. Investigational New Drug, 12/2014. PMID: 25476893.

Stephen P. Fink; Dawn M. Dawson; Yongyou Zhang; Adam Kresak; Earl G. Lawrence; Peiying Yang; Yanwen Chen; Jill S. Barnholtz-Sloan; Joseph E. Willis; Levy Kopelovich; Sanford D. Markowitz. Sulindac Reversal of 15-PGDH Mediated Resistance to Colon Tumor Chemoprevention with NSAIDs. Carcinogenesis, 12/2014.

Monk JM, Turk HF, Fan YY, Callaway E, Weeks B, Yang P, McMurray DN, Chapkin RS. Antagonizing arachidonic Acid-derived eicosanoids reduces inflammatory th17 and Th1 cell-mediated inflammation and colitis severity. Mediators Inflamm 2014:917149, 2014. e-Pub 7/2014. PMCID: PMC4127240.

Prinsloo,S, Gabel, S, Data, L. (2014). Neurofeedback for chemotherapy induced neuropathic symptoms: a case study., Journal of Neuroregulation, Accepted  September, 2014.

Prinsloo, S, Wei, Q, Scott, S, Tannir, N, Jonasch, E Pister, L &Cohen, L. (2014). Psychological states, serum markers, and survival: associations and predictors of survival in patients with renal cell carcinoma, Journal of Behavioral Medicine., DOI: 10.1007/s10865-014-9578-1.

Garcia MK, McQuade J, Lee R, Haddad R, Spano M, Cohen L. (2014)."Acupuncture for symptom management in cancer care: an update." Curr Oncol Rep 16(12): 418.

Alejandro Chaoul, Kathrin Milbury, Anil K. Sood, Sarah Prinsloo and Lorenzo Cohen, Mind-Body Practices in Cancer Care. Springer Science Business Media New York 2014

Garcia MK, Cohen L, Guo Y, Zhou Y, You B, Chiang J, Orlowski RZ, Weber D, Shah J, Alexanian R, Thomas S, Romaguera J, Zhang L, Badillo M, Chen Y, Wei Q, Lee R, Delasalle K, Green V, Wang M. Electroacupuncture for thalidomide/bortezomib-induced peripheral neuropathy in multiple myeloma: a feasibility study. J Hematol Oncol. 2014;7:41.

Garcia MK, Driver L, Haddad R, Lee R, Palmer JL, Wei Q, Frenkel M, Cohen L. Acupuncture for treatment of uncontrolled pain in cancer patients: a pragmatic pilot study. Integr Cancer Ther. 2014;13:133-140.

Garcia MK, Cohen L, Lopez G, Spelman A, Onyemeh-Sea A, Chaoul A, Milbury K, Wei Q, Graham-Getty L, Spano M, Lee R Analysis of outpatient acupuncture treatments at a major cancer center.  J Altern Complement Med. 2014;20:A93.

Chelsea G. Ratcliff, Sarah Prinsloo, Michael Richardson, Laura Baynham-Fletcher, Richard Lee, Alejandro Chaoul, Marlene Z. Cohen, Marcos de Lima, Lorenzo Cohen Music Therapy for Patients Who Have Undergone Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Volume 2014, Article ID 742941


Cramer H, Cohen L, Dobos G, Witt C. Integrative Oncology:  Best of Borth Worlds Theoretical, Practical and Research Issues. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013. In Press. PMID: 383142.

Prinsloo, S., Lyle, R., Gabel, S., & Cohen, L. (2013).Neuromodulation of cancer pain, Integrative Cancer Therapies. DOI: 10.1177/1534735413477193.   

Archie P, Bruera E, Cohen L. Music-based interventions in palliative cancer care: a review of quantitative studies and neurobiological literature. Support Care Cancer, 5/2013.

Garcia MK, McQuade J, Haddad R, Patel S, Lee R, Palmer L, Yang P, Cohen L.  Acupuncture in cancer care:  a synthesis of the evidence.  J Clin Oncol 2013; 31(7):952-60

Jones D, Vichaya E, Cleeland C, Cohen L, Thekdi S, Wang X. Screening for depressed mood in patients with cancer using the MD Anderson Symptom Inventory: investigation of a practical approach for the oncologist. Journal of Oncology Practice. In Press, 2013.

Milbury, K., Badr, H., Fossella, F., Pisters, K., & Carmack, C. L. Longitudinal associations between partner caregiver burden and patient and spouse distress in couples coping with lung cancer. Journal of Supportive Care in Cancer, e-Pub 4/2013. PMID:23546537

Milbury, K., Chaoul, A., Biegler, K., Tenzin, W., Spelman, A, Meyers, C., Arun, B., Palmer, L., Taylor, J., & Cohen, L. Tibetan Sound Meditation for Cognitive Dysfunction: Results of a Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial. Psycho-Oncology, e-Pub 5/2013.PMID:23657969.

Milbury, K., Rosenthal, D. I., El-Naggar, A. & Badr, H. An exploratory study of the informational and psychosocial needs of patients with human papillomavirus-associated oropharyngeal cancer. Oral Cancer, e-Pub 8/2013. PMID: 23953777.

Ratcliff CG, Cohen L, Pettaway CA, Parker PA. Treatment regret and quality of life following radical prostatectomy. Support Care Cancer. e-Pub 8/2013.

Zhen, C., Meng, Z., Milbury, K., Bei, W., Zhang, Y.,Thornton, B., Liao, X., Wei, Q., Chen, J., Guo, X., Liu, L., McQuade, J., & Cohen, L.  Qigong improves depressive symptoms in women undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. Cancer. e-Pub 1/2013.PMID:23355182


Cohen, L., Cole, S., Sood, A., Prinsloo, S., Kirschbaum, C., Arevalo, J., Jennings, N. et al (2012). Depressive symptoms and cortisol rhythmicity predict survival in patients with renal cell carcinoma: role of inflammatory signaling. PLoS, 7(8), e42324.

Gilts CD, Parker PA, Pettaway CA, Cohen L. Psychosocial Moderators of Presurgical Stress Management for Men Undergoing Radical Prostatectomy. Health Psychol. e-Pub 10/2012.

McQuade JL, Meng Z, Chen Z, Wei Q, Zhang Y, Bei W, Palmer JL, Cohen L. Utilization of and Attitudes towards Traditional Chinese Medicine Therapies in a Chinese Cancer Hospital: A Survey of Patients and Physicians. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:504507, 2012. e-Pub 10/2012. PMCID: PMC3475319.

Meng Z, Garcia MK, Hu C, Chiang J, Chambers M, Rosenthal DI, Peng H, Wu C, Zhao Q, Zhao G, Liu L, Spelman A, Palmer L, Wei Q, Cohen L. Sham-controlled, randomized, feasibility trial of acupuncture for prevention of radiation-induced xerostomia among patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma.  EJC 2012; 48(11):1692-1699.

Milbury, K., & Badr, H. Communication patterns, sexual problems, and depressive symptoms  in couples coping with metastatic breast cancer.  Psycho-Oncology. e-Pub 5/2012. PMID:22565300

Milbury, K., Badr, H., & Carmack, C. L., The role of blame in the psychosocial adjustment of couples coping with lung cancer. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. e-Pub 8/2012. PMID:22893024

Milbury, K., Cohen, L., Jenkins, R., Skibber, J. M., & Schover, L. R. Psychosocial and Medical Factors are Associated with Long-Term Sexual Dysfunction after Treatment for Colorectal Cancer. Journal of Supportive Care in Cancer, e-Pub 9/2012.PMID:22948439


Badr, H. & Milbury, K. Associations between Depression, Pain Behaviors, and Partner Responses to Pain in Metastatic Breast Cancer. Pain. e-Pub 9/2011. PMID: 21889263

Chien C-R, Su S-Y, Cohen L, Lin H-W, Lee RT, Shih Y. Use of Chinese Medicine Among Survivors of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma in Taiwan: A Population-Based Study. Integrative Cancer Therapies. e-Pub 4/2011

Gao Y, Li HX, Xu LT, Wang P, Xu LY, Cohen L, Yang PY, Gu K, Meng ZQ. Bufalin enhances the anti-proliferative effect of sorafenib on human hepatocellular carcinoma cells through downregulation of ERK. Mol Biol Rep 39(2):1683-9, 2/2012. e-Pub 5/2011.

Melhem-Bertrandt A, Chavez-Macgregor M, Lei X, Brown EN, Lee RT, Meric-Bernstam F, Sood AK, Conzen SD, Hortobagyi GN, Gonzalez-Angulo AM. Beta-Blockers Use Is Associated With Improved Relapse - Free Survival in Patients with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer. J Clin Oncol 29(19):2645-52, 7/2011. e-Pub 5/2011. PMCID: PMC3139371.

Meng Z, Garcia MK, Hu C, Chiang J, Chambers M, Rosenthal DI, Peng H, Zhang Y, Wu C, Zhao Q, Zhao G, Liu L, Spelman A, Wei Q, Cohen L. Randomized controlled trial of acupuncture for the prevention of radiation-induced xerostomia.  Cancer 2011; 118(13):3337.

Milbury, K., Tannir, N., & Cohen, L. Treatment-Related Optimism Protects Quality of Life in a Phase II Clinical Trial for Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 2011;42(3):313-20. PMID: 21822749


Chandwani KD, Thornton B, Perkins GH, Arun B, Raghuram NV, Nagendra HR, Wei Q, Cohen L. Yoga improves quality of life and benefit finding in women undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2010 Spring;8(2):43-55.

Chaoul MA, Cohen L.Rethinking Yoga and the Application of Yoga in Modern Medicine. CrossCurrents 144-167, 6/2010.

Chaoul MA. From Caves to the Clinic and Research: Bon Magical Movements (rtsa rlung 'phrul 'khor) Can Help People with Cancer. East and West. Rome, Italy. 59(1-4):167-190, 12/2010.

Duffy JD, Chaoul MA, Sapire K. Health Care Professional Wellbeing. In: Manual of Psycho-Social Oncology. McGraw-Hill Medical: Burr Ridge, 351-365, 2010.

Frenkel M, Cohen L, Peterson N, Palmer JL, Swint K, Bruera E. Integrative medicine consultation service in a comprehensive cancer center: findings and outcomes. Integr Cancer Ther. 2010 Sep;9(3):276-83.

Frenkel M, Ben-Arye E, Cohen L. Communication in cancer care: discussing complementary and alternative medicine. Integr Cancer Ther. 2010 Jun;9(2):177-85. Epub 2010 Mar 31. Review.

Frenkel M, Mishra BM, Sen S, Yang P, Pawlus A, Vence L, Leblanc A, Cohen L, Banerji P, Banerji P. Cytotoxic effects of ultra-diluted remedies on breast cancer cells. Int J Oncol. 2010 Feb;36(2):395-403.

Li H, Wang P, Gao Y, Zhu X, Liu L, Cohen L, Meng Z, Yang P. Na+/K+-ATPase a3 mediates sensitivity of hepatocellular carcinoma cells to bufalin. Oncol Rep 25(3):825-30, 3/2011. e-Pub 12/2010

Meng ZQ, Garcia MK, Chiang JS, Peng HT, Shi YQ, Fu J, Liu LM, Liao ZX, Zhang Y, Bei WY, Thornton B, Palmer JL, McQuade J, Cohen L.Electro-acupuncture to prevent prolonged postoperative ileus: a randomized clinical trial. World J Gastroenterol. 2010 Jan 7;16(1):104-11.

Ouyang H, Wang P, Meng Z, Chen Z, Yu E, Jin H, Chang DZ, Liao Z, Cohen L, Liu L. Multimodality Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer With Liver Metastases Using Chemotherapy, Radiation Therapy, and/or Chinese Herbal Medicine. Pancreas. 2010 Jul 28.

Thomas J, Beinhorn C, Norton D, Richardson M, Sumler SS, Frenkel M. Managing radiation therapy side effects with complementary medicine. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2010 Spring;8(2):65-80.


Biegler KA, Chaoul MA, Cohen L. Cancer, cognitive impairment, and meditation. Acta Oncol. 48(1):18-26, 2009. PMID: 19031161.

Deng GE, Frenkel M, Cohen L, Cassileth BR, Abrams DI, Capodice JL, Courneya KS, Dryden T, Hanser S, Kumar N, Labriola D, Wardell DW, Sagar S; Society for Integrative Oncology. Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for integrative oncology: complementary therapies and botanicals. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2009 Summer;7(3):85-120.

Garcia MK, Chiang JS, Cohen L, Liu M, Palmer JL, Rosenthal DI, Wei Q, Tung S, Wang C, Rahlfs T, Chambers MS. Acupuncture for radiation-induced xerostomia in patients with cancer: a pilot study. Head Neck. 2009 Oct;31(10):1360-8.

Meng Z, Yang P, Shen Y, Bei W, Zhang Y, Ge Y, Newman RA, Cohen L, Liu L, Thornton B, Chang DZ, Liao Z, Kurzrock R. Pilot study of huachansu in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma, nonsmall-cell lung cancer, or pancreatic cancer. Cancer. 2009 Nov 15;115(22):5309-18.

Parker PA, Pettaway CA, Babaian RJ, Pisters LL, Miles B, Fortier A, Wei Q, Carr DD, Cohen L. The effects of a presurgical stress management intervention for men with prostate cancer undergoing radical prostatectomy. J Clin Oncol. 2009 Jul 1;27(19):3169-76.

Schmeler KM, Vadhan-Raj S, Ramirez PT, Apte SM, Cohen L, Bassett RL, Iyer RB, Wolf JK, Levenback CL, Gershenson DM, Freedman RS. A Phase II Study of GM-CSF and rIFN-<gamma>1b plus carboplatin for the treatment of recurrent, platinum-sensitive ovarian, fallopian tube and primary peritoneal cancer. Gynecol Oncol 113(2):210-215, 5/2009. e-Pub 3/2009.

Zhou Y, Garcia MK, Chang DZ, Chiang J, Lu J, Yi Q, Romaguera J, Delasalle K, Guo Y, Forman A, Fang W, Wang M.  Multiple myeloma, painful neuropathy, acupuncture?  Am J Clin Oncol 2009;32(3):319-25.


Ben-Arye E, Frenkel M. Referring to complementary and alternative medicine--a possible tool for implementation. Complement Ther Med. 2008 Dec;16(6):325-30.

Baynham-Fletcher L, Babiak-Vazquez AE, Cuello D, Frenkel MA. Credentialing complementary practitioners in a large academic cancer center. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2008 Fall;6(4):169-75. Review.

Cohen, L. and M. Markman, Integrative Oncology: Incorporating Complementary Medicine into Conventional Cancer Care. 2008, Totowa: Humana Press. ISBN 1588298698, 9781588298690 Textbook

Freeman L, Cohen L, Stewart M, White R, Link J, Palmer JL, Welton D, McBride L, Hild CM. The experience of imagery as a post-treatment intervention in patients with breast cancer: program, process, and patient recommendations. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2008 Nov;35(6):E116-21.

Freeman L, Cohen L, Stewart M, White R, Link J, Palmer JL, Welton D. Imagery intervention for recovering breast cancer patients: clinical trial of safety and efficacy. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2008 Spring;6(2):67-75.

Frenkel M, Cohen L. Complementary and alternative medicine. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 2008 Aug;22(4):xv-xx.

Frenkel M, Cohen L. Incorporating complementary and integrative medicine in a comprehensive cancer center. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 2008 Aug;22(4):727-36, ix.

Frenkel M. Clinical consultation, a personal perspective: components of a successful integrative medicine clinical consultation. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2008 Summer;6(3):129-33.

Garcia MK, Skibber JM, Rodriguez-Bigas MA, Chang DZ, Feig BW, Bisanz AK, Palmer JL, Cohen L, Chiang JS.  Acupuncture to prevent prolonged postoperative ileus:  a randomized clinical trial. Med Acupunct 2008; 20(2), 83-88. 

Lee RT, Beekman KE, Hussain M, Davis NB, Clark JI, Thomas SP, Nichols KF, Stadler WM. A University of Chicago consortium phase II trial of SB-715992 in advanced renal cell cancer. Clin Genitourin Cancer 6(1):21-4, 3/2008. PMCID: PMC2704464.

Lee RT, Fallarino F, Ashikari A, Gajewski TF. Melanoma presenting as circulating tumor cells associated with failed angiogenesis. Melanoma Res 18(4):289-94, 8/2008.

Lee RT, Hlubocky FJ, Hu JJ, Stafford RS, Daugherty CK. An international pilot study of oncology physicians' opinions and practices on Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM). Integr Cancer Ther 7(2):70-5, 6/2008. e-Pub 5/2008.

Parker PA, Pettaway CA, Babaian RJ, Pisters LL, Miles B, Fortier A, Wei Q, Carr DD, Cohen L. The effects of a pre-surgical stress management intervention for men with prostate cancer undergoing radical prostatectomy. J Clin Oncol 27(19):3169-3176, 7/2009. e-Pub 4/2009. PMCID: PMC2716938

Richardson MM, Babiak-Vazquez AE, Frenkel MA. Music therapy in a comprehensive cancer center. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2008 Spring;6(2):76-81. 

de Moor JS, Moyé L, Low MD, Rivera E, Singletary SE, Fouladi RT, Cohen L.Expressive writing as a presurgical stress management intervention for breast cancer patients. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2008 Spring;6(2):59-66.

Russell NC, Sumler SS, Beinhorn CM, Frenkel MA. Role of massage therapy in cancer care. J Altern Complement Med. 2008 Mar;14(2):209-14.


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