Research using CPRD data has informed drug safety guidance and clinical practice and resulted in over 2,000 peer-reviewed publications.

The CPRD bibliography is updated on a monthly basis (last updated 4 February 2019) and papers are listed below.

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Author Title Type [ Year(Asc)]
S. Padmanabhan, Carty, L., Cameron, E., Ghosh, R. E., Williams, R., and Strongman, H., Approach to record linkage of primary care data from Clinical Practice Research Datalink to other health-related patient data: overview and implications, Eur J Epidemiol, 2018.
I. M. Carey, Anderson, H. R., Atkinson, R. W., Beevers, S. D., Cook, D. G., Strachan, D. P., Dajnak, D., Gulliver, J., and Kelly, F. J., Are noise and air pollution related to the incidence of dementia? A cohort study in London, England, BMJ Open, vol. 8, p. e022404, 2018.
F. Khosrow-Khavar, Yin, H., Barkun, A., Bouganim, N., and Azoulay, L., Aromatase inhibitors and the risk of colorectal cancer in postmenopausal women with breast cancer, Ann Oncol, vol. 29, pp. 744-748, 2018.
J. D. Chalmers, Poole, C., Webster, S., Tebboth, A., Dickinson, S., and Gayle, A., Assessing the healthcare resource use associated with inappropriate prescribing of inhaled corticosteroids for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in GOLD groups A or B: an observational study using the Clinical Practice Research Data, Respir Res, vol. 19, p. 63, 2018.
V. Balinskaite, Bou-Antoun, S., Johnson, A. P., Holmes, A., and Aylin, P., An assessment of potential unintended consequences following a national antimicrobial stewardship programme in England: an interrupted time series analysis, Clin Infect Dis, 2018.
M. Kerkhof, Tran, T. N., van den Berge, M., Brusselle, G. G., Gopalan, G., Jones, R. C. M., Kocks, J. W. H., Menzies-Gow, A., Nuevo, J., Pavord, I. D., Rastogi, S., and Price, D. B., Association between blood eosinophil count and risk of readmission for patients with asthma: Historical cohort study, PLoS One, vol. 13, p. e0201143, 2018.
S. Hawley, Cordtz, R., Dreyer, L., Edwards, C. J., Arden, N. K., Delmestri, A., Silman, A., Cooper, C., Judge, A., and Prieto-Alhambra, D., Association between NICE guidance on biologic therapies with rates of hip and knee replacement among rheumatoid arthritis patients in England and Wales: An interrupted time-series analysis, Semin Arthritis Rheum, vol. 47, pp. 605-610, 2018.
A. M. van Strien, Souverein, P. C., Keijsers, C., Heerdink, E. R., Derijks, H. J., and van Marum, R. J., Association Between Urinary Tract Infections and Antipsychotic Drug Use in Older Adults, J Clin Psychopharmacol, vol. 38, pp. 296-301, 2018.
K. Khunti, Danese, M. D., Kutikova, L., Catterick, D., Sorio-Vilela, F., Gleeson, M., Seshasai, S. R. Kondapa, Brownrigg, J., and Ray, K. K., Association of a Combined Measure of Adherence and Treatment Intensity With Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients With Atherosclerosis or Other Cardiovascular Risk Factors Treated With Statins and/or Ezetimibe, JAMA Netw Open, vol. 1, p. e185554, 2018.
K. Bhaskaran, dos-Santos-Silva, I., Leon, D. A., Douglas, I. J., and Smeeth, L., Association of BMI with overall and cause-specific mortality: a population-based cohort study of 3.6 million adults in the UK, Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol, vol. 6, pp. 944-953, 2018.
J. P. Sheppard, Stevens, S., Stevens, R. J., Mant, J., Martin, U., Hobbs, F. D. R., and McManus, R. J., Association of guideline and policy changes with incidence of lifestyle advice and treatment for uncomplicated mild hypertension in primary care: a longitudinal cohort study in the Clinical Practice Research Datalink, BMJ Open, vol. 8, p. e021827, 2018.
H. Carreira, Williams, R., Muller, M., Harewood, R., Stanway, S., and Bhaskaran, K., Associations Between Breast Cancer Survivorship and Adverse Mental Health Outcomes: A Systematic Review, J Natl Cancer Inst, vol. 110, pp. 1311-1327, 2018.
S. R. Pye, Sheppard, T., Joseph, R. M., Lunt, M., Girard, N., Haas, J. S., Bates, D. W., Buckeridge, D. L., van Staa, T. P., Tamblyn, R., and Dixon, W. G., Assumptions made when preparing drug exposure data for analysis have an impact on results: An unreported step in pharmacoepidemiology studies, Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, vol. 27, pp. 781-788, 2018.
V. Prasad, West, J., Kendrick, D., and Sayal, K., Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: variation by socioeconomic deprivation, Arch Dis Child, 2018.
K. W. Littink, Stappers, P. T. Y., Riemslag, F. C. C., Talsma, H. E., van Genderen, M. M., Cremers, F. P. M., Collin, R. W. J., and van den Born, L. I., Autosomal Recessive NRL Mutations in Patients with Enhanced S-Cone Syndrome, Genes (Basel), vol. 9, 2018.
J. P. Sheppard, Stevens, S., Stevens, R., Martin, U., Mant, J., Hobbs, F. D. R., and McManus, R. J., Benefits and Harms of Antihypertensive Treatment in Low-Risk Patients With Mild Hypertension, JAMA Intern Med, vol. 178, pp. 1626-1634, 2018.
D. B. Wolfson, Best, A. F., Addona, V., Wolfson, J., and Gadalla, S. M., Benefits of combining prevalent and incident cohorts: An application to myotonic dystrophy, Stat Methods Med Res, p. 962280218804275, 2018.
O. A. Oshagbemi, Franssen, F. M. E., Braeken, D. C. W., Henskens, Y., Wouters, E. F. M., van der Zee, A. H. Maitlan, Burden, A. M., and de Vries, F., Blood eosinophilia, use of inhaled corticosteroids, and risk of COPD exacerbations and mortality, Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, vol. 27, pp. 1191-1199, 2018.
J. Delgado, Bowman, K., Ble, A., Masoli, J., Han, Y., Henley, W., Welsh, S., Kuchel, G. A., Ferrucci, L., and Melzer, D., Blood Pressure Trajectories in the 20 Years Before Death, JAMA Intern Med, vol. 178, pp. 93-99, 2018.
S. Kent, Jebb, S. A., Gray, A., Green, J., Reeves, G., Beral, V., Mihaylova, B., and Cairns, B. J., Body mass index and use and costs of primary care services among women aged 55-79 years in England: a cohort and linked data study, Int J Obes (Lond), 2018.
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