Una Macleod

Professor Una Macleod

Dean / Professor of Primary Care Medicine

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Hull York Medical School

Summary

Professor Una Macleod is Dean and Professor of Primary Care Medicine at Hull York Medical School. She is a national leader in the area of cancer and early diagnosis research, and her work has contributed significantly to policy development. Una currently holds grants from Cancer Research UK, Yorkshire Cancer Research and the Department of Health Policy Research Unit. Before joining the School in 2010, she worked in Glasgow, where she trained in medicine, as Senior Lecturer in General Practice and Primary Care. Una also worked half-time as a GP principal in the east end of the city, and continues to practise medicine in Hull.

Journal Article

Mirtazapine added to SSRIs or SNRIs for treatment resistant depression in primary care: Phase III randomised placebo controlled trial (MIR)

Kessler, D. S., MacNeill, S. J., Tallon, D., Lewis, G., Peters, T. J., Hollingworth, W., …Wiles, N. J. (2018). Mirtazapine added to SSRIs or SNRIs for treatment resistant depression in primary care: Phase III randomised placebo controlled trial (MIR). BMJ, 363, https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k4218

Identifying potentially inappropriate prescribing in older people with dementia: a systematic review

Hukins, D., Macleod, U., & Boland, J. W. (2019). Identifying potentially inappropriate prescribing in older people with dementia: a systematic review. European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 75(4), 467–481. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00228-018-02612-x

An integrated understanding of the complex drivers of emergency presentations and admissions in cancer patients: qualitative modelling of secondary-care health professionals’ experiences and views

Chen, H., Walabyeki, J., Johnson, M., Boland, E., Seymour, J., & Macleod, U. (2019). An integrated understanding of the complex drivers of emergency presentations and admissions in cancer patients: qualitative modelling of secondary-care health professionals’ experiences and views. PloS one, 14(5), https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0216430

Emergency admissions and subsequent inpatient care through an emergency oncology service at a tertiary cancer centre: service users’ experiences and views

Chen, H., Johnson, M., Boland, E., Seymour, J., & Macleod, U. (2019). Emergency admissions and subsequent inpatient care through an emergency oncology service at a tertiary cancer centre: service users’ experiences and views. Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer, 27(2), 451–460. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00520-018-4328-5

Psychometric Properties of the Needs Assessment Tool—Progressive Disease Cancer in U.K. Primary Care

Allgar, V. L., Chen, H., Richfield, E., Currow, D., Macleod, U., & Johnson, M. J. (2018). Psychometric Properties of the Needs Assessment Tool—Progressive Disease Cancer in U.K. Primary Care. Journal of pain and symptom management, 56(4), 602-612. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2018.07.002

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