Professor Roderick Duncan MacLeod

MB, ChB, DRCOG, MMedEd, FRCGP, FAChPM, PhD

Research | Current

Research interests

  • Health services evaluation
  • Medical education
  • Palliative care
  • The nature of care
  • Quality of life

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Rainsford, S., Phillips, C. B., Glasgow, N. J., MacLeod, R. D., & Wiles, R. B. (2018). The 'safe death': An ethnographic study exploring the perspectives of rural palliative care patients and family caregivers. Palliative medicine, 32 (10), 1575-1583. 10.1177/0269216318800613
  • Wilson, D. M., Cohen, J., MacLeod, R., & Houttekier, D. (2018). Bereavement grief: A population-based foundational evidence study. Death studies, 42 (7), 463-469. 10.1080/07481187.2017.1382609
  • Rainsford, S., MacLeod, R. D., Glasgow, N. J., Wilson, D. M., Phillips, C. B., & Wiles, R. B. (2018). Rural residents' perspectives on the rural 'good death': a scoping review. Health & social care in the community, 26 (3), 273-294. 10.1111/hsc.12385
  • Rainsford, S., Glasgow, N. J., MacLeod, R. D., Neeman, T., Phillips, C. B., & Wiles, R. B. (2018). Place of death in the Snowy Monaro region of New South Wales: A study of residents who died of a condition amenable to palliative care. The Australian journal of rural health, 26 (2), 126-133. 10.1111/ajr.12393
  • Poulos, R. G., Harkin, D., Poulos, C. J., Cole, A., & MacLeod, R. (2018). Can specially trained community care workers effectively support patients and their families in the home setting at the end of life?. Health & social care in the community, 26 (2), e270-e279. 10.1111/hsc.12515
  • Austin, P., Macdonald, J., & MacLeod, R. (2018). Measuring Spirituality and Religiosity in Clinical Settings: A Scoping Review of Available Instruments. Religions, 9 (3), 70-70. 10.3390/rel9030070
  • Rogers, E. S., Ormiston, W., Heron, R., Pontré B, MacLeod, R., & Doyle, A. (2018). Body composition skeletal muscle analysis in cancer cachexia studies: Is there a place for 3T MRI analysis?. Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle, 3 (2)10.17987/jcsm-cr.v3i2.59
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/43139
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Elaine Rogers, Anthony Doyle
  • Rainsford, S., MacLeod, R. D., Glasgow, N. J., Phillips, C. B., Wiles, R. B., & Wilson, D. M. (2017). Rural end-of-life care from the experiences and perspectives of patients and family caregivers: A systematic literature review. Palliative medicine, 31 (10), 895-912. 10.1177/0269216316685234

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TAMAKI BUILDING 721 - Bldg 721
Level 2, Room 201
TAMAKI CAMPUS GATE 1 261 MORRIN RD
ST JOHNS
AUCKLAND 1072
New Zealand