U Macleod

Summary

Affiliation: University of Glasgow
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity and socioeconomic deprivation: an observational study of the prevalence of comorbidity in general practice
    Una Macleod
    Section of General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Based Sciences, University of Glasgow, 1 Horselethill Road, Glasgow G12 9LX, Scotland, UK
    Eur J Gen Pract 10:24-6. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic deprivation and stage of disease at presentation in women with breast cancer
    U Macleod
    Department of General Practice, University of Glasgow, UK
    Ann Oncol 11:105-7. 2000
  3. pmc The impact of consent on observational research: a comparison of outcomes from consenters and non consenters to an observational study
    Una Macleod
    General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Based Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, 1 Horselethill Road, Glasgow, G12 9LX, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:15. 2008
  4. pmc Risk factors for delayed presentation and referral of symptomatic cancer: evidence for common cancers
    U Macleod
    General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Based Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, 1 Horselethill Road, Glasgow, UK
    Br J Cancer 101:S92-S101. 2009
  5. pmc Anxiety and support in breast cancer: is this different for affluent and deprived women? A questionnaire study
    U Macleod
    General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Glasgow, 1 Horselethill Road, Glasgow G12 9LX, UK
    Br J Cancer 91:879-83. 2004
  6. pmc Primary and secondary care management of women with early breast cancer from affluent and deprived areas: retrospective review of hospital and general practice records
    U Macleod
    Department of General Practice, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 0RR
    BMJ 320:1442-5. 2000
  7. pmc Systematic review of factors influencing patient and practitioner delay in diagnosis of upper gastrointestinal cancer
    S Macdonald
    General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Based Sciences, University of Glasgow, 1 Horselethill Road, Glasgow G12 9LX, UK
    Br J Cancer 94:1272-80. 2006
  8. pmc Cancer
    Craig A White
    BMJ 325:377-80. 2002
  9. pmc Predicting colorectal cancer risk in patients with rectal bleeding
    Roma Robertson
    Community Health Sciences, General Practice Section, University of Edinburgh, 20 West Richmond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DX
    Br J Gen Pract 56:763-7. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity in general practice
    Una Macleod
    Shettleston Health Centre, Glasgow
    Practitioner 249:282-4. 2005

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity and socioeconomic deprivation: an observational study of the prevalence of comorbidity in general practice
    Una Macleod
    Section of General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Based Sciences, University of Glasgow, 1 Horselethill Road, Glasgow G12 9LX, Scotland, UK
    Eur J Gen Pract 10:24-6. 2004
    ..If this is to take place there is an urgent need for a greater understanding of the nature and impact of comorbidity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic deprivation and stage of disease at presentation in women with breast cancer
    U Macleod
    Department of General Practice, University of Glasgow, UK
    Ann Oncol 11:105-7. 2000
    ....
  3. pmc The impact of consent on observational research: a comparison of outcomes from consenters and non consenters to an observational study
    Una Macleod
    General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Based Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, 1 Horselethill Road, Glasgow, G12 9LX, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:15. 2008
    ..When neither patient consent nor anonymisation is possible, the case for accessing such records for research purposes depends on an assessment of the probabilities of public benefit and individual harm...
  4. pmc Risk factors for delayed presentation and referral of symptomatic cancer: evidence for common cancers
    U Macleod
    General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Based Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, 1 Horselethill Road, Glasgow, UK
    Br J Cancer 101:S92-S101. 2009
    ..There is, therefore, a need to understand the diagnostic process, and to ascertain the risk factors for increased time to presentation...
  5. pmc Anxiety and support in breast cancer: is this different for affluent and deprived women? A questionnaire study
    U Macleod
    General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Glasgow, 1 Horselethill Road, Glasgow G12 9LX, UK
    Br J Cancer 91:879-83. 2004
    ..Health professionals need to be aware of the greater psychological distress demonstrated by deprived women, even some years after diagnosis with breast cancer, and seek to address it...
  6. pmc Primary and secondary care management of women with early breast cancer from affluent and deprived areas: retrospective review of hospital and general practice records
    U Macleod
    Department of General Practice, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 0RR
    BMJ 320:1442-5. 2000
    ..To investigate whether poorer survival of breast cancer among deprived women compared with affluent women is related to their NHS care...
  7. pmc Systematic review of factors influencing patient and practitioner delay in diagnosis of upper gastrointestinal cancer
    S Macdonald
    General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Based Sciences, University of Glasgow, 1 Horselethill Road, Glasgow G12 9LX, UK
    Br J Cancer 94:1272-80. 2006
    ..Greater understanding of patient factors is required, along with evaluation of interventions to ensure appropriate diagnosis, examination and investigation...
  8. pmc Cancer
    Craig A White
    BMJ 325:377-80. 2002
  9. pmc Predicting colorectal cancer risk in patients with rectal bleeding
    Roma Robertson
    Community Health Sciences, General Practice Section, University of Edinburgh, 20 West Richmond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DX
    Br J Gen Pract 56:763-7. 2006
    ..Rectal bleeding is an important symptom of colorectal cancer but has low predictive value in primary care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity in general practice
    Una Macleod
    Shettleston Health Centre, Glasgow
    Practitioner 249:282-4. 2005