Research using CPRD data has informed drug safety guidance and clinical practice and resulted in over 2,500 peer-reviewed publications. The CPRD bibliography is updated on a monthly basis (last updated 7 September 2020) and papers are listed below and in the PDF below.

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This work uses data provided by patients and collected by the NHS as part of their care and support. CPRD encourages researchers to use this citation in all publications using CPRD data. Find out more about acknowledging the use of patient data at the Understanding Patient Data website



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H. J. I. De Jong, van Staa, T. P., Lalmohamed, A., de Vries, F., Vandebriel, R. J., Van Loveren, H., Klungel, O. H., and Tervaert, J. W. Cohen, Pattern of risks of systemic lupus erythematosus among statin users: a population-based cohort study, Ann Rheum Dis, vol. 76, pp. 1723-1730, 2017.
K. Wing, Bhaskaran, K., Pealing, L., Root, A., Smeeth, L., van Staa, T. P., Klungel, O. H., Reynolds, R. F., and Douglas, I., Quantification of the risk of liver injury associated with flucloxacillin: a UK population-based cohort study, J Antimicrob Chemother, vol. 72, pp. 2636-2646, 2017.
D. C. Braeken, Rohde, G. G., Franssen, F. M., Driessen, J. H., van Staa, T. P., Souverein, P. C., Wouters, E. F., and de Vries, F., Risk of community-acquired pneumonia in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease stratified by smoking status: a population-based cohort study in the United Kingdom, Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis, vol. 12, pp. 2425-2432, 2017.
R. Y. van der Velde, Wyers, C. E., Teesselink, E., Geusens, P., van den Bergh, J. P. W., de Vries, F., Cooper, C., Harvey, N. C., and van Staa, T. P., Trends in oral anti-osteoporosis drug prescription in the United Kingdom between 1990 and 2012: Variation by age, sex, geographic location and ethnicity, Bone, vol. 94, pp. 50-55, 2017.
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.
R. Williams, van Staa, T. P., Gallagher, A. M., Hammad, T., Leufkens, H. G. M., and de Vries, F., Cancer recording in patients with and without type 2 diabetes in the Clinical Practice Research Datalink primary care data and linked hospital admission data: a cohort study, BMJ Open, vol. 8, p. e020827, 2018.
R. M. Joseph, van Staa, T. P., Lunt, M., Abrahamowicz, M., and Dixon, W. G., Exposure measurement error when assessing current glucocorticoid use using UK primary care electronic prescription data, Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 2018.
D. E. Robinson, van Staa, T. P., Dennison, E. M., Cooper, C., and Dixon, W. G., The limitations of using simple definitions of glucocorticoid exposure to predict fracture risk: A cohort study, Bone, vol. 117, pp. 83-90, 2018.
R. M. Joseph, Ray, D. W., Keevil, B., van Staa, T. P., and Dixon, W. G., Low salivary cortisol levels in patients with rheumatoid arthritis exposed to oral glucocorticoids: a cross-sectional study set within UK electronic health records, RMD Open, vol. 4, p. e000700, 2018.
H. J. I. De Jong, Tervaert, J. W. Cohen, Lalmohamed, A., de Vries, F., Vandebriel, R. J., Van Loveren, H., Klungel, O. H., and van Staa, T. P., Pattern of risks of rheumatoid arthritis among patients using statins: A cohort study with the clinical practice research datalink, PLoS One, vol. 13, p. e0193297, 2018.
E. Martin-Merino, Petersen, I., Hawley, S., Alvarez-Gutierrez, A., Khalid, S., Llorente-Garcia, A., Delmestri, A., Javaid, M. K., van Staa, T. P., Judge, A., Cooper, C., and Prieto-Alhambra, D., Risk of venous thromboembolism among users of different anti-osteoporosis drugs: a population-based cohort analysis including over 200,000 participants from Spain and the UK, Osteoporos Int, vol. 29, pp. 467-478, 2018.
R. M. Joseph, Soames, J., Wright, M., Sultana, K., van Staa, T. P., and Dixon, W. G., Supplementing electronic health records through sample collection and patient diaries: A study set within a primary care research database, Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, vol. 27, pp. 239-242, 2018.
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