Dr Amy Gadoud

Honorary Senior Lecturer

Research Overview

I am a consultant in palliative medicine at Cumbria Partnership and have funded research time as an honorary senior lecturer at the International Observatory on End of Life Care, Lancaster University. I was (2013-2016) a NIHR clinical lecturer at Hull York Medical School. I have been an invited speaker at Kings College, London, University of Liverpool & University of Sheffield. I have obtained research funding from major bodies e.g. NIHR and Academy of Medical Sciences. My research interest is palliative care for people with heart failure and use a range of research methods from analysing large datasets to qualitative studies.

Medical students writing on death, dying and palliative care: a qualitative analysis of reflective essays
Boland, J.W., Dikomitis, L., Gadoud, A. 1/12/2016 In: BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care. 6, p. 486-492. 7 p.
Journal article

‘A friend in the corner’: supporting people at home in the last year of life via telephone and video consultation—an evaluation
Middleton-Green, L., Gadoud, A., Norris, B., Sargeant, A.R., Nair, S., Wilson, L., Livingstone, H., Small, N. 5/02/2016 In: BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care. 7 p.
Journal article

Prognosis in advanced heart failure
Gadoud, A. 21/09/2015 In: Heart failure and palliative care. CRC Press ISBN: 9781910227350.
Chapter

Supporting people at home in the last year of life via telephone and video consultation—an evaluation of Gold Line
Gadoud, A. 2015
Other contribution

Palliative care among heart failure patients in primary care: a comparison to cancer patients using English family practice data
Gadoud, A., Kane, E., Macleod, U., Ansell, P., Oliver, S., Johnson, M. 25/11/2014 In: PLoS ONE. 9, 11, 11 p.
Journal article

Response : What tools are available to identify patients with palliative care needs in primary care: A systematic literature review and survey of European practice?
Gadoud, A.C., Johnson, M.J. 06/2014 In: BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care. 4, 2, 1 p.
Letter

A palliative care approach for people with advanced heart failure: recognition of need, transitions in care, and effect on patients, family carers, and clinicians
Gadoud, A. 26/02/2014
Meeting abstract

What palliative care clinicians need to know about heart failure?
Gadoud, A., Johnson, M. 02/2014 In: Progress in Palliative Care. 22, 1, p. 26-31. 6 p.
Journal article

Difficult conversations: making it easier to talk to people with heart failure about end of life
Gadoud, A. 2014
Other contribution

What is the best palliative care for advanced heart failure?
Gadoud, A. 2014
Other contribution

Palliative care for people with heart failure: Summary of current evidence and future direction
Gadoud, A., Jenkins, S.M.M., Hogg, K.J. 10/2013 In: Palliative Medicine. 27, 9, p. 822-828. 7 p.
Journal article

It's not all doom and gloom: perceptions of medical students talking to hospice patients
Gadoud, A., Adcock, Y., Jones, L., Koon, S., Johnson, M. 16/09/2013 In: Journal of Palliative Medicine. 16, 9, p. 1125-1129. 5 p.
Journal article

A palliative care approach for people with advanced heart failure: recognition of need, transitions in care and impact on patients, family carers and clinicians
Gadoud, A. 1/08/2013 University of Hull. 347 p.
Doctoral Thesis

Breathlessness in disease: chronic heart failure
Gadoud, A. 08/2013 In: Managing breathlessness in the community . M&K Publishing ISBN: 9781905539635.
Chapter

How to appraise a systematic review
Taylor, P., Hussain, J.A., Gadoud, A. 06/2013 In: British Journal of Hospital Medicine. 74, 6, p. 331-334. 4 p.
Journal article

How to appraise a qualitative study
Gadoud, A., Taylor, P., Hussain, J.A. 05/2013 In: British Journal of Hospital Medicine. 74, 5, p. 271-274. 4 p.
Journal article

How to appraise a randomized controlled trial
Hussain, J.A., Gadoud, A., Taylor, P. 04/2013 In: British Journal of Hospital Medicine. 74, 4, p. 218-222. 5 p.
Journal article

Medical students talking to hospice patients
Gadoud, A., Jones, L., Johnson, M., Adcock, Y., Arolker, M., Barnes, J. 02/2012 In: Clinical Teacher. 9, 1, p. 9-13. 5 p.
Journal article

Palliative care in non-malignant disease
Gadoud, A.C., Johnson, M.J. 11/2011 In: Medicine (United Kingdom). 39, 11, p. 664-667. 4 p.
Journal article

Palliative care in non-malignant disease
Gadoud, A.C., Johnson, M.J. 11/2011 In: Medicine (United Kingdom). 39, 11, p. 664-667. 4 p.
Journal article

Recognizing advanced disease
Gadoud, A., Johnson, M. 08/2011 In: British Journal of Hospital Medicine. 72, 8, p. 432-436. 5 p.
Journal article

Palliative care for people with chronic heart failure: when is it time?
Johnson, M.J., Gadoud, A. 03/2011 In: Journal of Palliative Care. 27, 1, p. 37-42. 6 p.
Journal article

'They've got to learn': a qualitative study exploring the views of patients and staff regarding medical student teaching in a hospice
Arolker, M., Barnes, J., Gadoud, A., Jones, L., Barnes, L., Johnson, M.J. 06/2010 In: Palliative Medicine. 24, 4, p. 419-426. 8 p.
Journal article

On dying and human suffering
Gadoud, A.C., Rahman, A. 01/2010 In: Palliative Medicine. 24, 1, 1 p.
Letter