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 5 February 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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A. Pate, Van Staa, T., and Emsley, R., An assessment of the potential miscalibration of cardiovascular disease risk predictions caused by a secular trend in cardiovascular disease in England, BMC Med Res Methodol, vol. 20, p. 289, 2020.
Y. Li, Sperrin, M., Belmonte, M., Pate, A., Ashcroft, D. M., and van Staa, T. P., Do population-level risk prediction models that use routinely collected health data reliably predict individual risks?, Sci Rep, vol. 9, p. 11222, 2019.
A. Pate, Emsley, R., and Van Staa, T., Impact of lowering the risk threshold for statin treatment on statin prescribing: a descriptive study in English primary care, Br J Gen Pract, vol. 70, pp. e765-e771, 2020.
A. Pate, Emsley, R., Sperrin, M., Martin, G. P., and Van Staa, T., Impact of sample size on the stability of risk scores from clinical prediction models: a case study in cardiovascular disease, Diagn Progn Res, vol. 4, p. 14, 2020.
A. Pate, Elliott, R. A., Gkountouras, G., Thompson, A., Emsley, R., and Van Staa, T., The impact of statin discontinuation and restarting rates on the optimal time to initiate statins and on the number of cardiovascular events prevented, Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 2020.
A. Pate, Barrowman, M., Webb, D., Pimenta, J. M., Davis, K. J., Williams, R., Van Staa, T., and Sperrin, M., Study investigating the generalisability of a COPD trial based in primary care (Salford Lung Study) and the presence of a Hawthorne effect, BMJ Open Respir Res, vol. 5, p. e000339, 2018.
A. Pate, Emsley, R., Ashcroft, D. M., Brown, B., and Van Staa, T., The uncertainty with using risk prediction models for individual decision making: an exemplar cohort study examining the prediction of cardiovascular disease in English primary care, BMC Med, vol. 17, p. 134, 2019.
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