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)]
M. Sabido, Hohenberger, T., and Grassi, G., Pharmacological intervention in hypertension using beta-blockers: Real-world evidence for long-term effectiveness, Pharmacol Res, vol. 130, pp. 191-197, 2018.
H. Strongman, Christopher, S., Majak, M., Williams, R., Bahmanyar, S., Linder, M., Heintjes, E. M., Bennett, D., Korhonen, P., and Hoti, F., Pioglitazone and cause-specific risk of mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes: extended analysis from a European multidatabase cohort study, BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care, vol. 6, p. e000481, 2018.
E. G. Tyrrell, Kendrick, D., Sayal, K., and Orton, E., Poisoning substances taken by young people: a population-based cohort study, Br J Gen Pract, vol. 68, pp. e703-e710, 2018.
A. Cherskov, Pohl, A., Allison, C., Zhang, H., Payne, R. A., and Baron-Cohen, S., Polycystic ovary syndrome and autism: A test of the prenatal sex steroid theory, Transl Psychiatry, vol. 8, p. 136, 2018.
T. R. Berni, Morgan, C. L., Berni, E. R., and Rees, D. A., Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Is Associated With Adverse Mental Health and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, vol. 103, pp. 2116-2125, 2018.
S. Jenkins-Jones, Parviainen, L., Porter, J., Withe, M., Whitaker, M. J., Holden, S. E., Morgan, C. L., Currie, C. J., and Ross, R. J. M., Poor compliance and increased mortality, depression and healthcare costs in patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia, Eur J Endocrinol, vol. 178, pp. 309-320, 2018.
J. R. Ingram, Jenkins-Jones, S., Knipe, D. W., Morgan, C. L. I., Cannings-John, R., and Piguet, V., Population-based Clinical Practice Research Datalink study using algorithm modelling to identify the true burden of hidradenitis suppurativa, Br J Dermatol, vol. 178, pp. 917-924, 2018.
J. Busby, Mills, K., Zhang, S. D., Liberante, F. G., and Cardwell, C. R., Postdiagnostic Calcium Channel Blocker Use and Breast Cancer Mortality: A Population-based Cohort Study, Epidemiology, vol. 29, pp. 407-413, 2018.
A. M. Mueller, Meier, C. R., Jick, S. S., and Schneider, C., The Potential of Glycemic Control and Body Weight Change as Early Markers for Pancreatic Cancer in Patients With Long-standing Diabetes Mellitus: A Case-Control Study, PancreasPancreasPancreas, vol. 47, pp. 807-815, 2018.
J. M. Dennis, Shields, B. M., Hill, A. V., Knight, B. A., McDonald, T. J., Rodgers, L. R., Weedon, M. N., Henley, W. E., Sattar, N., Holman, R. R., Pearson, E. R., Hattersley, A. T., and Jones, A. G., Precision Medicine in Type 2 Diabetes: Clinical Markers of Insulin Resistance Are Associated With Altered Short- and Long-term Glycemic Response to DPP-4 Inhibitor Therapy, Diabetes Care, vol. 41, pp. 705-712, 2018.
S. W. D. Merriel, May, M. T., and Martin, R. M., Predicting prostate cancer progression: protocol for a retrospective cohort study to identify prognostic factors for prostate cancer outcomes using routine primary care data, BMJ Open, vol. 8, p. e019409, 2018.
C. L. Burton, Chesterton, L. S., Chen, Y., and van der Windt, D. A., Predicting surgical intervention in patients presenting with carpal tunnel syndrome in primary care, Clin Epidemiol, vol. 10, pp. 739-748, 2018.
F. Rahimian, Salimi-Khorshidi, G., Payberah, A. H., Tran, J., R. Solares, A., Raimondi, F., Nazarzadeh, M., Canoy, D., and Rahimi, K., Predicting the risk of emergency admission with machine learning: Development and validation using linked electronic health records, PLoS Med, vol. 15, p. e1002695, 2018.
G. Nakafero, Grainge, M. J., Myles, P. R., Mallen, C. D., Zhang, W., Doherty, M., Nguyen-Van-Tam, J. S., and Abhishek, A., Predictors and temporal trend of flu vaccination in auto-immune rheumatic diseases in the UK: a nationwide prospective cohort study, Rheumatology (Oxford), vol. 57, pp. 1726-1734, 2018.
T. Newlove-Delgado, Ford, T. J., Hamilton, W., Stein, K., and Ukoumunne, O. C., Prescribing of medication for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder among young people in the Clinical Practice Research Datalink 2005-2013: analysis of time to cessation, Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry, vol. 27, pp. 29-35, 2018.
D. Spanopoulos, Barrett, B., Busse, M., Roman, T., and Poole, C., Prescription of DPP-4 Inhibitors to Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients With Renal Impairment: A UK Primary Care Experience, Clin Ther, vol. 40, pp. 152-154, 2018.
S. H. Mahmoudpour, Asselbergs, F. W., Souverein, P. C., de Boer, A., and van der Zee, A. H. Maitlan, Prescription patterns of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors for various indications: A UK population-based study, Br J Clin Pharmacol, vol. 84, pp. 2365-2372, 2018.
M. D. Danese, Sidelnikov, E., and Kutikova, L., The prevalence, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels, and treatment of patients at very high risk of cardiovascular events in the United Kingdom: a cross-sectional study, Curr Med Res Opin, vol. 34, pp. 1441-1447, 2018.
G. Disanto, Zecca, C., MacLachlan, S., Sacco, R., Handunnetthi, L., Meier, U. C., Simpson, A., McDonald, L., Rossi, A., Benkert, P., Kuhle, J., Ramagopalan, S. V., and Gobbi, C., Prodromal symptoms of multiple sclerosis in primary care, Ann Neurol, vol. 83, pp. 1162-1173, 2018.
P. Imfeld, Bodmer, M., Jick, S. S., and Meier, C. R., Proton Pump Inhibitor Use and Risk of Developing Alzheimer's Disease or Vascular Dementia: A Case-Control Analysis, Drug Saf, 2018.
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