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 4 May 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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I. Essers, Stolwijk, C., Boonen, A., De Bruin, M. L., Bazelier, M. T., de Vries, F., and van Tubergen, A., Ankylosing spondylitis and risk of ischaemic heart disease: a population-based cohort study, Ann Rheum Dis, vol. 75, pp. 203-9, 2016.
S. Abtahi, Driessen, J. H. M., Burden, A. M., Souverein, P. C., van den Bergh, J. P., van Staa, T. P., Boonen, A., and de Vries, F., Concomitant use of oral glucocorticoids and proton pump inhibitors and risk of osteoporotic fractures among patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based cohort study, Ann Rheum Dis, 2020.
C. Stolwijk, Essers, I., van Tubergen, A., Boonen, A., Bazelier, M. T., De Bruin, M. L., and de Vries, F., The epidemiology of extra-articular manifestations in ankylosing spondylitis: a population-based matched cohort study, Ann Rheum Dis, vol. 74, pp. 1373-8, 2015.
J. T. Nielen, van den Bemt, B. J., Boonen, A., Dagnelie, P. C., Emans, P. J., Veldhorst, N., Lalmohamed, A., van Staa, T. P., and de Vries, F., Identification of antithrombotic drugs related to total joint replacement using anonymised free-text notes: a search strategy in the Clinical Practice Research Datalink, BMJ Open, vol. 5, p. e009017, 2015.
J. T. H. Nielen, Dagnelie, P. C., Boonen, A., Klungel, O., van den Bemt, B., and de Vries, F., Impact of the definition of osteoarthritis and of the timing of its onset on the association between type 2 diabetes mellitus and osteoarthritis: Clinical Practice Research Datalink, Diabetes Res Clin Pract, vol. 148, pp. 240-248, 2019.
T. P. van Staa, Geusens, P., Zhang, B., Leufkens, H. G., Boonen, A., and Cooper, C., Individual fracture risk and the cost-effectiveness of bisphosphonates in patients using oral glucocorticoids, Rheumatology (Oxford), vol. 46, pp. 460-6, 2007.
J. M. Wijnands, van Durme, C. M., Driessen, J. H., Boonen, A., Klop, C., Leufkens, B., Cooper, C., Stehouwer, C. D., and de Vries, F., Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Are at an Increased Risk of Gout But This Is Not Due to Diabetes: A Population-Based Cohort Study, Medicine (Baltimore), vol. 94, p. e1358, 2015.
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.
C. van Durme, Spaetgens, B., Driessen, J., Nielen, J., Sastry, M., Boonen, A., and de Vries, F., Obstructive sleep apnea and the risk of gout: a population-based case-control study, Arthritis Res Ther, vol. 22, p. 92, 2020.
B. Spaetgens, de Vries, F., Driessen, J. H. M., Leufkens, H. G., Souverein, P. C., Boonen, A., van der Meer, J. W. M., and Joosten, L. A. B., Risk of infections in patients with gout: a population-based cohort study, Sci Rep, vol. 7, p. 1429, 2017.
J. T. Nielen, Emans, P. J., Dagnelie, P. C., Boonen, A., Lalmohamed, A., de Boer, A., van den Bemt, B. J., and de Vries, F., Severity of Diabetes Mellitus and Total Hip or Knee Replacement: A Population-Based Case-Control Study, Medicine (Baltimore), vol. 95, p. e3739, 2016.
J. T. Nielen, de Vries, F., Dagnelie, P. C., van den Bemt, B. J., Emans, P. J., Lalmohamed, A., de Boer, A., and Boonen, A., Use of thiazolidinediones and the risk of elective hip or knee replacement: a population based case-control study, Br J Clin Pharmacol, vol. 81, pp. 370-8, 2016.
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