This month the following paper has been published, setting out the work to develop a new algorithm that generated a Pregnancy Register comprising 5.8 million pregnancies among 2.4 million women in the UK.
- Methods to generate and validate a Pregnancy Register in the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink primary care database (Minassian et al. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2019 Jun 13)
Also published recently was an article providing an overview of how CPRD data can be used to support pharmacovigilance and specific advantages in the context of the ‘six Vs of big data’ including volume, velocity, variety, veracity, validity and value.
- How Clinical Practice Research Datalink data are used to support pharmacovigilance (Ghosh et al. Ther Adv Drug Saf. 2019, Vol. 10: 1-7)
Visit cprd.com/bibliography to view more than 2,200 publications from research using CPRD data.