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 4 February 2019) and papers are listed below.

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Author Title Type [ Year(Asc)]
C. Koshiaris, Van den Bruel, A., Oke, J. L., Nicholson, B. D., Shephard, E., Braddick, M., and Hamilton, W., Early detection of multiple myeloma in primary care using blood tests: a case-control study in primary care, Br J Gen Pract, vol. 68, pp. e586-e593, 2018.
H. A. Abenhaim, Tulandi, T., Wilchesky, M., Platt, R., Spence, A. R., Czuzoj-Shulman, N., and Suissa, S., Effect of Cesarean Delivery on Long-term Risk of Small Bowel Obstruction, Obstet Gynecol, vol. 131, pp. 354-359, 2018.
N. M. Davies, Taylor, G. M. J., Taylor, A. E., Jones, T., Martin, R. M., Munafo, M. R., Windmeijer, F., and Thomas, K. H., The effects of prescribing varenicline on two-year health outcomes: an observational cohort study using electronic medical records, Addiction, vol. 113, pp. 1105-1116, 2018.
K. J. Roberts, Bannister, C. A., and Schrem, H., Enzyme replacement improves survival among patients with pancreatic cancer: Results of a population based study, Pancreatology, 2018.
A. Cassell, Edwards, D., Harshfield, A., Rhodes, K., Brimicombe, J., Payne, R., and Griffin, S., The epidemiology of multimorbidity in primary care: a retrospective cohort study, Br J Gen Pract, vol. 68, pp. e245-e251, 2018.
M. Liang, Ye, T., and Fu, H., Estimating individualized optimal combination therapies through outcome weighted deep learning algorithms, Stat Med, vol. 37, pp. 3869-3886, 2018.
L. R. Vaz, Jones, M. J., Szatkowski, L., Tata, L. J., Petrou, S., and Coleman, T., Estimating the health-care costs of children born to pregnant smokers in England: cohort study using primary and secondary health-care data, Addiction, vol. 113, pp. 1305-1316, 2018.
H. Caspard, Steffey, A., Mallory, R. M., and Ambrose, C. S., Evaluation of the safety of live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV) in children and adolescents with asthma and high-risk conditions: a population-based prospective cohort study conducted in England with the Clinical Practice Research Datalink, BMJ Open, vol. 8, p. e023118, 2018.
C. I. Bloom, Nissen, F., Douglas, I. J., Smeeth, L., Cullinan, P., and Quint, J. K., Exacerbation risk and characterisation of the UK's asthma population from infants to old age, Thorax, vol. 73, pp. 313-320, 2018.
J. M. Gamble, Chibrikov, E., Midodzi, W. K., Twells, L. K., and Majumdar, S. R., Examining the risk of depression or self-harm associated with incretin-based therapies used to manage hyperglycaemia in patients with type 2 diabetes: a cohort study using the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink, BMJ Open, vol. 8, p. e023830, 2018.
K. Donegan, Owen, R., Bird, H., Burch, B., Smith, A., and Tregunno, P., Exploring the Potential Routine Use of Electronic Healthcare Record Data to Strengthen Early Signal Assessment in UK Medicines Regulation: Proof-of-Concept Study, Drug Saf, vol. 41, pp. 899-910, 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.
J. Jackson, Lewis, N. V., Feder, G. S., Whiting, P., Jones, T., Macleod, J., and Redaniel, M. T., Exposure to domestic violence and abuse and consultations for emergency contraception: nested case-control study in a UK primary care dataset, Br J Gen Pract, 2018.
D. R. Morales, Flynn, R., Zhang, J., Trucco, E., Quint, J. K., and Zutis, K., External validation of ADO, DOSE, COTE and CODEX at predicting death in primary care patients with COPD using standard and machine learning approaches, Respir Med, vol. 138, pp. 150-155, 2018.
T. K. Mukhtar, Bankhead, C., Stevens, S., Perera, R., Holt, T. A., Salisbury, C., and Hobbs, F. R., Factors associated with consultation rates in general practice in England, 2013-2014: a cross-sectional study, Br J Gen Pract, vol. 68, pp. e370-e377, 2018.
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.
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