Geraldine M Leydon

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint 'Yours is potentially serious but most of these are cured': optimistic communication in UK outpatient oncology consultations
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Medical Care, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Psychooncology 17:1081-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint "How can I help?" Nurse call openings on a cancer helpline and implications for call progressivity
    Geraldine Marie Leydon
    Primary Care and Population Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Hampshire, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 92:23-30. 2013
  3. doi request reprint 'What matters to me': an international online survey of people treating, affected by and living with lung cancer
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Medical Care Group, Primary Care and Population Science Unit, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton, SO16 5ST, UK
    Future Oncol 8:883-96. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Forming connections in the homeopathic consultation
    Caroline Eyles
    University of Southampton, Primary Care and Population Sciences, Aldermoor Health Centre, United Kingdom
    Patient Educ Couns 89:501-6. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint A qualitative study of patient views on discontinuing long-term selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Medical Care, Community Clinical Sciences Division, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    Fam Pract 24:570-5. 2007
  6. pmc The journey from self-care to GP care: a qualitative interview study of women presenting with symptoms of urinary tract infection
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Medical Care, Community Clinical Sciences Division, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 59:e219-25. 2009
  7. pmc Acceptability of screening for early detection of liver disease in hazardous/harmful drinkers in primary care
    Caroline Eyles
    University of Southampton, Primary Care and Population Sciences, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e516-22. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Discontinuity of care at end of life: a qualitative exploration of OOH end of life care
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Care and Population Sciences, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton, Hampshire, UK
    BMJ Support Palliat Care 3:412-21. 2013
  9. pmc Questionnaire severity measures for depression: a threat to the doctor-patient relationship?
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Medical Care, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:117-23. 2011
  10. pmc A grounded theory study of homeopathic practitioners' perceptions and experiences of the homeopathic consultation
    Caroline Eyles
    Department of Primary Care, University of Southampton, Hampshire SD17 1BJ, UK
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:957506. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint 'Yours is potentially serious but most of these are cured': optimistic communication in UK outpatient oncology consultations
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Medical Care, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Psychooncology 17:1081-8. 2008
    ..To describe how experienced doctors discuss radiotherapy and chemotherapy with cancer patients about to undergo such treatment...
  2. doi request reprint "How can I help?" Nurse call openings on a cancer helpline and implications for call progressivity
    Geraldine Marie Leydon
    Primary Care and Population Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Hampshire, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 92:23-30. 2013
    ..Helplines are a key service used for information and support by people affected by cancer. Little is known about the process of delivering and seeking cancer related telephone help...
  3. doi request reprint 'What matters to me': an international online survey of people treating, affected by and living with lung cancer
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Medical Care Group, Primary Care and Population Science Unit, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton, SO16 5ST, UK
    Future Oncol 8:883-96. 2012
    ..This study aimed to gain insights into patients' and FFCs' perspectives regarding lung cancer and its treatment, as well as physicians' perceptions of patients' thoughts about their illness...
  4. doi request reprint Forming connections in the homeopathic consultation
    Caroline Eyles
    University of Southampton, Primary Care and Population Sciences, Aldermoor Health Centre, United Kingdom
    Patient Educ Couns 89:501-6. 2012
    ..This paper reports on "connecting" and its role in the consultation...
  5. ncbi request reprint A qualitative study of patient views on discontinuing long-term selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Medical Care, Community Clinical Sciences Division, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    Fam Pract 24:570-5. 2007
    ..Previous research has explored patients' experiences of taking SSRIs and decisions about starting medication. There has been less research into patients' reasons for long-term use and their views and experiences of discontinuation...
  6. pmc The journey from self-care to GP care: a qualitative interview study of women presenting with symptoms of urinary tract infection
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Medical Care, Community Clinical Sciences Division, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 59:e219-25. 2009
    ..Urinary tract infection (UTI) is one of the commonest acute infections presenting to primary care. Little is known of women's experiences of UTI; self-care strategies and key triggers for their consulting behaviour are also little known...
  7. pmc Acceptability of screening for early detection of liver disease in hazardous/harmful drinkers in primary care
    Caroline Eyles
    University of Southampton, Primary Care and Population Sciences, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e516-22. 2013
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  8. ncbi request reprint Discontinuity of care at end of life: a qualitative exploration of OOH end of life care
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Care and Population Sciences, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton, Hampshire, UK
    BMJ Support Palliat Care 3:412-21. 2013
    ..It also aimed to illuminate barriers and enablers to accessing appropriate and timely care following the introduction of the 2004 New General Medical Services Contract...
  9. pmc Questionnaire severity measures for depression: a threat to the doctor-patient relationship?
    Geraldine M Leydon
    Primary Medical Care, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:117-23. 2011
    ..Since 2006 the Quality Outcomes Framework (QOF) has rewarded GPs for carrying out standardised assessments of the severity of symptoms of depression in newly diagnosed patients...
  10. pmc A grounded theory study of homeopathic practitioners' perceptions and experiences of the homeopathic consultation
    Caroline Eyles
    Department of Primary Care, University of Southampton, Hampshire SD17 1BJ, UK
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:957506. 2011
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  11. doi request reprint Communication challenges of HPV vaccination
    Elizabeth C F Brown
    Primary Medical Care, Community Clinical Sciences Division, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    Fam Pract 27:224-9. 2010
    ..Previous research has explored public understanding of the causes of cervical cancer and found little awareness of the role of HPV...
  12. doi request reprint Homeopathy enables rheumatoid arthritis patients to cope with their chronic ill health: a qualitative study of patient's perceptions of the homeopathic consultation
    Sarah B Brien
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 89:507-16. 2012
    ..This study explored rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients' perceptions of the homeopathic consultation including any perceived benefit...
  13. doi request reprint Overseas Chinese students in the UK: patterns and correlates of their use of Western and traditional Chinese medicine
    Felicity L Bishop
    Department of Primary Medical Care, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, Southampton, Hants SO16 5ST, UK
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 15:8-13. 2009
    ..Improved language support is needed for international students in UK health care settings...