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Maisie Martland
Research Fellow (Trial Coordinator)



Maisie joined York Trials Unit in June 2022, whilst in the final stages of completing her PhD in mechanisms of cancer pain at the University of Leeds. Maisie has previous trial management experience from Leeds Institute of Clinical Trials Research at the University of Leeds and Covance.


  • BSc (Hons) Neuroscience, University of Leeds (2015)
  • PhD Academic Unit of Palliative Care, University of Leeds (2022)



Maisie’s research interests include chronic pain and oncology.


  • BATH-OUT-2: An RCT of the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of bathing adaptations in the homes of older adults on health, safety and quality of life.
  • SHED SSc: Sharp debridement of digital ulcers in Systemic Sclerosis: a multi-centre randomised controlled feasibility study.

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Selected publications

  • Martland ME, Rashidi AS, Bennett MI, Fallon M, Jones C, Rolke R, Mulvey MR. The use of quantitative sensory testing in cancer pain assessment: A systematic review. Eur J Pain. 2020 Apr;24(4):669-684. doi: 10.1002/ejp.1520. Epub 2020 Jan 17. Erratum in: Eur J Pain. 2021 Jan;25(1):272. PMID: 31823467.
  • Gilbert A, Ziegler L, Martland M, Davidson S, Efficace F, Sebag-Montefiore D, Velikova G. Systematic Review of Radiation Therapy Toxicity Reporting in Randomized Controlled Trials of Rectal Cancer: A Comparison of Patient-Reported Outcomes and Clinician Toxicity Reporting. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2015 Jul 1;92(3):555-67. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2015.02.021. PMID: 26068490.

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Maisie Martland

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Dr Maisie Martland
Research Fellow (Trial Coordinator)

Tel: 01904 32(3865)