Professor Thomas MacDonald
Clinical Professor (Teaching and Research)
Molecular and Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine
+44 (0)1382 383203
Ninewells - Mailbox 2
Professor MacDonald's research covers the efficacy, benefits and risks of medicines and cardiovascular disease: clinical trials and drug epidemiology
Patients who stop taking statins due to perceived side effects may be unnecessarily putting themselves at increased cardiovascular risk, new research into the links between muscle pain and the drugs has shown.
The University of Dundee is seeking thousands of volunteers for a new study assessing the effectiveness and safety of COVID-19 vaccines as they are rolled out to the public.
A treatment for gout presents no increased risk of cardiovascular events for patients compared to an older alternative, a major new study has found.