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 6 December 2018) and papers are listed below.

Research papers published before 2018 are also listed in the bibliography PDF attachment on this page. 

If you have published papers using CPRD data which are not included in this list, please contact us at so that we can update the bibliography.


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Author Title Type [ Year(Asc)]
C. I. Alatorre, Hoogwerf, B. J., Deeg, M. A., Nelson, D. R., Hunter, T. M., Ng, W. T., and Rekhter, M. D., Factors associated with stroke, myocardial infarction, ischemic heart disease, unstable angina, or mortality in patients from real world clinical practice with newly-diagnosed type 2 diabetes and early glycemic control, Curr Med Res Opin, vol. 34, pp. 337-343, 2018.
O. Moussa, Arhi, C., Ziprin, P., Darzi, A., Khan, O., and Purkayastha, S., Fate of the metabolically healthy obese-is this term a misnomer? A study from the Clinical Practice Research Datalink, Int J Obes (Lond), 2018.
M. Iwagami, Tomlinson, L. A., Mansfield, K. E., Douglas, I. J., Smeeth, L., and Nitsch, D., Gastrointestinal bleeding risk of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors by level of kidney function: A population-based cohort study, Br J Clin Pharmacol, vol. 84, pp. 2142-2151, 2018.
R. de Jong, Peeters, P., Burden, A. M., De Bruin, M. L., Haak, H. R., Masclee, A. A. M., de Vries, F., and Janssen-Heijnen, M. L. G., Gastrointestinal cancer incidence in type 2 diabetes mellitus; results from a large population-based cohort study in the UK, Cancer Epidemiol, vol. 54, pp. 104-111, 2018.
J. L. Hong, M. Funk, J., LoCasale, R., Dempster, S. E., Cole, S. R., Webster-Clark, M., Edwards, J. K., and Sturmer, T., Generalizing Randomized Clinical Trial Results: Implementation and Challenges Related to Missing Data in the Target Population, Am J Epidemiol, vol. 187, pp. 817-827, 2018.
A. Douros, Filion, K. B., Yin, H., Yu, O. H., Etminan, M., Udell, J. A., and Azoulay, L., Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 Receptor Agonists and the Risk of Incident Diabetic Retinopathy, Diabetes Care, vol. 41, pp. 2330-2338, 2018.
C. L. Morgan, Qiao, Q., Grandy, S., Johnsson, K., Jenkins-Jones, S., Holden, S., and Currie, C. J., Glucose Control and Weight Change Associated with Treatment with Exenatide Compared with Basal Insulin: A Retrospective Study, Diabetes Ther, vol. 9, pp. 269-283, 2018.
C. Rebordosa, Plana, E., Aguado, J., Thomas, S., Garcia-Gil, E., Perez-Gutthann, S., and Castellsague, J., GOLD assessment of COPD severity in the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD), Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 2018.
M. Kerkhof, Tran, T. N., Soriano, J. B., Golam, S., Gibson, D., Hillyer, E. V., and Price, D. B., Healthcare resource use and costs of severe, uncontrolled eosinophilic asthma in the UK general population, Thorax, vol. 73, pp. 116-124, 2018.
S. Vanni, Zattoni, M., Moda, F., Giaccone, G., Tagliavini, F., Haik, S., Deslys, J. P., Zanusso, G., Ironside, J. W., Carmona, M., Ferrer, I., Kovacs, G. G., and Legname, G., Hemoglobin mRNA Changes in the Frontal Cortex of Patients with Neurodegenerative Diseases, Front Neurosci, vol. 12, p. 8, 2018.
R. Kumar, Hepatitis B virus infection and diabetes mellitus: An adverse relationship A letter in response to Incidence and prevalence of hepatitis B in patients with diabetes mellitus in the UK: A population-based cohort study using the UK Clinical Practice Researc, J Viral Hepat, vol. 25, p. 1401, 2018.
M. Hickman, Steer, C., Tilling, K., Lim, A. G., Marsden, J., Millar, T., Strang, J., Telfer, M., Vickerman, P., and Macleod, J., The impact of buprenorphine and methadone on mortality: a primary care cohort study in the United Kingdom, Addiction, vol. 113, pp. 1461-1476, 2018.
E. Martin-Merino, Calderon-Larranaga, A., Hawley, S., Poblador-Plou, B., Llorente-Garcia, A., Petersen, I., and Prieto-Alhambra, D., The impact of different strategies to handle missing data on both precision and bias in a drug safety study: a multidatabase multinational population-based cohort study, Clin Epidemiol, vol. 10, pp. 643-654, 2018.
C. J. Currie, Holden, S. E., Jenkins-Jones, S., Morgan, C. L., Voss, B., Rajpathak, S. N., Alemayehu, B., Peters, J. R., and Engel, S. S., Impact of differing glucose-lowering regimens on the pattern of association between glucose control and survival, Diabetes Obes Metab, vol. 20, pp. 821-830, 2018.
J. Daugherty, Lin, X., Baxter, R., Suruki, R., and Bradford, E., The impact of long-term systemic glucocorticoid use in severe asthma: A UK retrospective cohort analysis, J Asthma, vol. 55, pp. 651-658, 2018.
J. L. Atkins, Delgado, J., Pilling, L. C., Bowman, K., Masoli, J. A. H., Kuchel, G. A., Ferrucci, L., and Melzer, D., Impact of Low Cardiovascular Risk Profiles on Geriatric Outcomes: Evidence From 421,000 Participants in Two Cohorts, J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci, 2018.
E. Cecil, Bottle, A., Ma, R., Hargreaves, D. S., Wolfe, I., ,, and Saxena, S., Impact of preventive primary care on children's unplanned hospital admissions: a population-based birth cohort study of UK children 2000-2013, BMC Med, vol. 16, p. 151, 2018.
K. C. Chang, Vamos, E. P., Palladino, R., Majeed, A., Lee, J. T., and Millett, C., Impact of the NHS Health Check on inequalities in cardiovascular disease risk: a difference-in-differences matching analysis, J Epidemiol Community Health, 2018.
C. L. Morgan, Inzucchi, S. E., Puelles, J., Jenkins-Jones, S., and Currie, C. J., Impact of treatment with pioglitazone on stroke outcomes: A real-world database analysis, Diabetes Obes Metab, vol. 20, pp. 2140-2147, 2018.
G. L. C. Ferreira, Marano, C., De Moerlooze, L., Guignard, A., Feng, Y., Y. Hahi, E., and Van Staa, T., Incidence and prevalence of hepatitis B in patients with diabetes mellitus in the UK: A population-based cohort study using the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink, J Viral Hepat, vol. 25, pp. 571-580, 2018.
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