Research using CPRD data has informed drug safety guidance and clinical practice and resulted in over 2,700 peer-reviewed publications. The CPRD bibliography is updated on a monthly basis (last updated 6 April 2021) 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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L. Ibanez, Sabate, M., Vidal, X., Ballarin, E., Rottenkolber, M., Schmiedl, S., Heeke, A., Huerta, C., E. Merino, M., Montero, D., Leon-Munoz, L. M., Gasse, C., Moore, N., Droz, C., Lassalle, R., Aakjaer, M., Andersen, M., De Bruin, M. L., Groenwold, R., van den Ham, R., Souverein, P., Klungel, O., and Gardarsdottir, H., Incidence of Direct Oral Anticoagulant use in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation and characteristics of users in six European countries (2008-2015): A cross-national drug utilization study, Br J Clin Pharmacol, 2019.
L. Scheepers, Burden, A. M., Arts, I. C. W., Spaetgens, B., Souverein, P., de Vries, F., and Boonen, A., Medication adherence among gout patients initiated allopurinol: a retrospective cohort study in the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD), Rheumatology (Oxford), vol. 57, pp. 1641-1650, 2018.
A. Afonso, Schmiedl, S., Becker, C., Tcherny-Lessenot, S., Primatesta, P., Plana, E., Souverein, P., Wang, Y., Korevaar, J. C., Hasford, J., Reynolds, R., de Groot, M. C., Schlienger, R., Klungel, O., and Rottenkolber, M., A methodological comparison of two European primary care databases and replication in a US claims database: inhaled long-acting beta-2-agonists and the risk of acute myocardial infarction, Eur J Clin Pharmacol, vol. 72, pp. 1105-16, 2016.
C. J. van den Dries, van Doorn, S., Souverein, P., Pajouheshnia, R., Moons, K. G. M., Hoes, A. W., Geersing, G. J., and van den Ham, H. A., The Number of Concomitant Drugs and the Safety of Direct Oral Anticoagulants in Routine Care Patients with Atrial Fibrillation, TH Open, vol. 4, pp. e417-e426, 2020.
R. Brauer, Ruigomez, A., Downey, G., Bate, A., Rodriguez, L. A. Garcia, Huerta, C., Gil, M., de Abajo, F., Requena, G., Alvarez, Y., Slattery, J., de Groot, M., Souverein, P., Hesse, U., Rottenkolber, M., Schmiedl, S., de Vries, F., Tepie, M. F., Schlienger, R., Smeeth, L., Douglas, I., Reynolds, R., and Klungel, O., Prevalence of antibiotic use: a comparison across various European health care data sources, Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, vol. 25 Suppl 1, pp. 11-20, 2016.
L. M. Stolk, de Vries, F., Ebbelaar, C., de Boer, A., Schalekamp, T., Souverein, P., A. Cate-Hoek, T., and Burden, A. M., Risk of myocardial infarction in patients with atrial fibrillation using vitamin K antagonists, aspirin or direct acting oral anticoagulants, Br J Clin Pharmacol, vol. 83, pp. 1835-1843, 2017.
J. V. Been, Szatkowski, L., van Staa, T. P., Leufkens, H. G., van Schayck, O. C., Sheikh, A., de Vries, F., and Souverein, P., Smoke-free legislation and the incidence of paediatric respiratory infections and wheezing/asthma: interrupted time series analyses in the four UK nations, Sci Rep, vol. 5, p. 15246, 2015.
F. Ahmadizar, Souverein, P., de Boer, A., and van der Zee, A. H. Maitlan, Undertreatment of hypertension and hypercholesterolaemia in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes: long-term follow-up on time trends in the occurrence of cardiovascular disease, risk factors and medications use, Br J Clin Pharmacol, vol. 84, pp. 776-785, 2018.
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