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. 

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Author Title Type [ Year(Asc)]
R. Houghton, Liu, C., and Bolognani, F., Psychiatric Comorbidities and Psychotropic Medication Use in Autism: A Matched Cohort Study with ADHD and General Population Comparator Groups in the United Kingdom, Autism Res, 2018.
R. Parisi, Webb, R. T., Kleyn, C. E., Carr, M. J., Kapur, N., Griffiths, C. E. M., and Ashcroft, D. M., Psychiatric morbidity and suicidal behaviour in psoriasis: a primary care cohort study, Br J Dermatol, 2018.
J. Voorham, Roche, N., Benhaddi, H., van der Tol, M., Carter, V., van Boven, J. F. M., Bjermer, L., Miravitlles, M., and Price, D. B., Real-world effectiveness evaluation of budesonide/formoterol Spiromax for the management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the UK, BMJ Open, vol. 8, p. e022051, 2018.
K. Wing, Williamson, E., Carpenter, J. R., Wise, L., Schneeweiss, S., Smeeth, L., Quint, J. K., and Douglas, I., Real-world effects of medications for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: protocol for a UK population-based non-interventional cohort study with validation against randomised trial results, BMJ Open, vol. 8, p. e019475, 2018.
A. Bottle, Kim, D., Aylin, P. P., Majeed, F. A., Cowie, M. R., and Hayhoe, B., Real-world presentation with heart failure in primary care: do patients selected to follow diagnostic and management guidelines have better outcomes?, Open Heart, vol. 5, p. e000935, 2018.
J. K. Quint, Moore, E., Lewis, A., Hashmi, M., Sultana, K., Wright, M., Smeeth, L., Chatzidiakou, L., Jones, R., Beevers, S., Kolozali, S., Kelly, F., and Barratt, B., Recruitment of patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) from the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) for research, NPJ Prim Care Respir Med, vol. 28, p. 21, 2018.
S. R. Markar, Arhi, C., Wiggins, T., Vidal-Diez, A., Karthikesalingam, A., Darzi, A., Lagergren, J., and Hanna, G. B., Reintervention After Antireflux Surgery for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in England, Ann Surg, 2018.
G. Geulayov, Ferrey, A., Casey, D., Wells, C., Fuller, A., Bankhead, C., Gunnell, D., Clements, C., Kapur, N., Ness, J., Waters, K., and Hawton, K., Relative toxicity of benzodiazepines and hypnotics commonly used for self-poisoning: An epidemiological study of fatal toxicity and case fatality, J Psychopharmacol, vol. 32, pp. 654-662, 2018.
G. Dell'Agnello, Desai, U., Kirson, N. Y., Wen, J., Meiselbach, M. K., Reed, C. C., Belger, M., Lenox-Smith, A., Martinez, C., and Rasmussen, J., Reliability of coded data to identify earliest indications of cognitive decline, cognitive evaluation and Alzheimer's disease diagnosis: a pilot study in England, BMJ Open, vol. 8, p. e019684, 2018.
R. Costello, Jacklin, C., M. Evans, J., McBeth, J., and Dixon, W. G., Representativeness of a digitally engaged population and a patient organisation population with rheumatoid arthritis and their willingness to participate in research: a cross-sectional study, RMD Open, vol. 4, p. e000664, 2018.
S. Rajaram, Wiecek, W., Lawson, R., Blak, B., Zhao, Y., Hackett, J., Brody, R., Salimi, T., Amzal, B., and Patel, V., A retrospective observational analysis of post-pandemic influenza-related outcomes in the United Kingdom, 2010-2014, Hum Vaccin Immunother, vol. 14, pp. 368-377, 2018.
A. Abhishek, Nakafero, G., Kuo, C. F., Mallen, C., Zhang, W., Grainge, M. J., and Doherty, M., Rheumatoid arthritis and excess mortality: down but not out. A primary care cohort study using data from Clinical Practice Research Datalink, Rheumatology (Oxford), vol. 57, pp. 977-981, 2018.
S. Gale, Wilson, J. C., Chia, J., Trinh, H., Tuckwell, K., Collinson, N., Dimonaco, S., Jick, S., Meier, C., Mohan, S. V., and Sarsour, K., Risk Associated with Cumulative Oral Glucocorticoid Use in Patients with Giant Cell Arteritis in Real-World Databases from the USA and UK, Rheumatol Ther, 2018.
E. L. Axson, Bual, N., Bloom, C. I., and Quint, J. K., Risk factors and secondary care utilisation in a primary care population with non-tuberculous mycobacterial disease in the UK, Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis, 2018.
P. Karimi, Birmann, B. M., Anderson, L. A., McShane, C. M., Gadalla, S. M., Sampson, J. N., and Mbulaiteye, S. M., Risk factors for Burkitt lymphoma: a nested case-control study in the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink, Br J Haematol, vol. 181, pp. 505-514, 2018.
J. J. Lee, Bankhead, C., Smith, M., Kousoulis, A. A., Butler, C. C., and Wang, K., Risk factors for influenza-related complications in children during the 2009/10 pandemic: a UK primary care cohort study using linked routinely collected data, Epidemiol Infect, vol. 146, pp. 817-823, 2018.
J. van Dalem, Brouwers, M., Stehouwer, C. D. A., Krings, A., Klungel, O. H., Driessen, J. H. M., de Vries, F., and Burden, A. M., Risk of a first-ever acute myocardial infarction and all-cause mortality with sulphonylurea treatment: A population-based cohort study, Diabetes Obes Metab, vol. 20, pp. 1056-1060, 2018.
M. Roughley, Sultan, A. A., Clarson, L., Muller, S., Whittle, R., Belcher, J., Mallen, C. D., and Roddy, E., Risk of chronic kidney disease in patients with gout and the impact of urate lowering therapy: a population-based cohort study, Arthritis Res Ther, vol. 20, p. 243, 2018.
Z. Paskins, Whittle, R., Sultan, A. A., Muller, S., Blagojevic-Bucknall, M., Helliwell, T., Hider, S., Roddy, E., and Mallen, C., Risk of fracture among patients with polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis: a population-based study, BMC Med, vol. 16, p. 4, 2018.
A. A. Sultan, Whittle, R., Muller, S., Roddy, E., Mallen, C. D., Bucknall, M., Helliwell, T., Hider, S., and Paskins, Z., Risk of fragility fracture among patients with gout and the effect of urate-lowering therapy, Cmaj, vol. 190, pp. E581-e587, 2018.
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