2022 INCAM Research Symposium

2022 INCAM Research Symposium

Reconnecting Resilient Communities: Integrative Health Research & Promoting Wellness

The titles below correspond to research presentations featured at the 12th INCAM Research Symposium. The virtual conference, themed 'Reconnecting Resilient Communities: Integrative Health Research & Promoting Wellness,' was hosted on October 13-14 and 17-18, 2022, by the Centre for Integrative Medicine and the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology of the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. The presentations are grouped as oral or poster sessions, reflecting their format at the Symposium.


  1. The chiropractic care of children: a survey of chiropractors
  2. Hand self-shiatsu to promote sleep among veterans and their family members: a non-randomized, multiple-methods study
  3. A Randomized, three arm, double blind, placebo controlled study of homeopathic treatment of children and youth with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
  4. Current evidence from a systematic review and meta-analysis evaluating the application of mistletoe extracts during the oncological peri-operative.
  5. An evaluation of longitudinal quality of life in patients with advanced-stage cancer seeking care at Canadian naturopathic oncology clinics: outcomes from the Canadian/US Integrative oncology study
  6. What information and services about complementary, alternative, and integrative medicine are provided by world-leading oncology hospital websites?
  7. ScarWork For cancer survivors experiencing pathologic scars as a consequence of surgery and/or radiotherapy: a service evaluation
  8. Real-world data: a service evaluation of a 15-year NADA auricular acupuncture service for breast cancer treatment related hot flushes
  9. What is the impact of knowledge and attitudes on the recommendation of probiotics among physicians, nurses and pharmacists? A systematic review
  10. Supporting behavioral change in integrative medicine: insights from a patient survey and systematic scoping review
  11. A longitudinal comparison of effectiveness of integrative medical care to standard care on adult depression scores
  12. How do naturopathic doctors define the quality of natural health products? An inductive approach to establish N American standards


  1. Mediterranean diet adaptations to traditional cultural eating paradigms: a realist synthesis
  2. Promising effect of acupuncture to reverse chemotherapy induced leukopenia
  3. Aromatherapy and sleep hygiene as therapeutic approaches for postmenopausal women with insomnia: a randomized clinical trial
  4. Adjunctive intravenous ascorbic acid for advanced non-small cell lung cancer: protocol for a double blind, placebo controlled, phase II randomized controlled trial

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