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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N. C. Hazra, Rudisill, C., Jackson, S. H., and Gulliford, M. C., Cost-Effectiveness of Antihypertensive Therapy in Patients Older Than 80 Years: Cohort Study and Markov Model, Value Health, vol. 22, pp. 1362-1369, 2019.
M. C. Gulliford, Bhattarai, N., Charlton, J., and Rudisill, C., Cost-effectiveness of a universal strategy of brief dietary intervention for primary prevention in primary care: population-based cohort study and Markov model, Cost Eff Resour Alloc, vol. 12, p. 4, 2014.
M. C. Gulliford, Dregan, A., Moore, M. V., Ashworth, M., Staa, T., McCann, G., Charlton, J., Yardley, L., Little, P., and McDermott, L., Continued high rates of antibiotic prescribing to adults with respiratory tract infection: survey of 568 UK general practices, BMJ Open, vol. 4, p. e006245, 2014.
M. C. Gulliford, Sun, X., Anjuman, T., Yelland, E., and Murray-Thomas, T., Comparison of antibiotic prescribing records in two UK primary care electronic health record systems: cohort study using CPRD GOLD and CPRD Aurum databases, BMJ Open, vol. 10, p. e038767, 2020.
N. Bhattarai, Charlton, J., Rudisill, C., and Gulliford, M. C., Coding, recording and incidence of different forms of coronary heart disease in primary care, PLoS One, vol. 7, p. e29776, 2012.
M. C. Gulliford, van Staa, T. P., McDermott, L., McCann, G., Charlton, J., and Dregan, A., Cluster randomized trials utilizing primary care electronic health records: methodological issues in design, conduct, and analysis (eCRT Study), Trials, vol. 15, p. 220, 2014.
M. C. Gulliford, Van Staa, T., McDermott, L., Dregan, A., McCann, G., Ashworth, M., Charlton, J., Grieve, A. P., Little, P., Moore, M. V., and Yardley, L., Cluster randomised trial in the General Practice Research Database: 1. Electronic decision support to reduce antibiotic prescribing in primary care (eCRT study), Trials, vol. 12, p. 115, 2011.
A. Dregan, Charlton, J., Chowienczyk, P., and Gulliford, M. C., Chronic inflammatory disorders and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus, coronary heart disease, and stroke: a population-based cohort study, Circulation, vol. 130, pp. 837-44, 2014.
C. H. van Jaarsveld and Gulliford, M. C., Childhood obesity trends from primary care electronic health records in England between 1994 and 2013: population-based cohort study, Arch Dis Child, vol. 100, pp. 214-9, 2015.
H. P. Booth, Khan, O., Fildes, A., Prevost, A. T., Reddy, M., Charlton, J., and Gulliford, M. C., Changing Epidemiology of Bariatric Surgery in the UK: Cohort Study Using Primary Care Electronic Health Records, Obes Surg, vol. 26, pp. 1900-5, 2016.
C. Rudisill, Charlton, J., Booth, H. P., and Gulliford, M. C., Are healthcare costs from obesity associated with body mass index, comorbidity or depression? Cohort study using electronic health records, Clin Obes, vol. 6, pp. 225-31, 2016.
A. M. Toschke, Gulliford, M. C., Wolfe, C. D., Rudd, A. G., and Heuschmann, P. U., Antihypertensive treatment after first stroke in primary care: results from the General Practitioner Research Database, J Hypertens, vol. 29, pp. 154-60, 2011.
S. Hamada and Gulliford, M. C., Antidiabetic and cardiovascular drug utilisation in patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus over the age of 80 years: a population-based cohort study, Age Ageing, vol. 44, pp. 566-73, 2015.
R. Gafoor, Booth, H. P., and Gulliford, M. C., Antidepressant utilisation and incidence of weight gain during 10 years' follow-up: population based cohort study, Bmj, vol. 361, p. k1951, 2018.
R. Jones, Latinovic, R., Charlton, J., and Gulliford, M. C., Alarm symptoms in early diagnosis of cancer in primary care: cohort study using General Practice Research Database, Bmj, vol. 334, p. 1040, 2007.
R. Jones, Charlton, J., Latinovic, R., and Gulliford, M. C., Alarm symptoms and identification of non-cancer diagnoses in primary care: cohort study, Bmj, vol. 339, p. b3094, 2009.
H. P. Booth, Prevost, A. T., and Gulliford, M. C., Access to weight reduction interventions for overweight and obese patients in UK primary care: population-based cohort study, BMJ Open, vol. 5, p. e006642, 2015.
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