Research using CPRD data has informed drug safety guidance and clinical practice and resulted in over 2,500 peer-reviewed publications. The CPRD bibliography is updated on a monthly basis (last updated 6 July 2020) 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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J. West, Card, T. R., Aithal, G. P., and Fleming, K. M., Risk of hepatocellular carcinoma among individuals with different aetiologies of cirrhosis: a population-based cohort study, Aliment Pharmacol Ther, vol. 45, pp. 983-990, 2017.
J. West, Logan, R. F., Hubbard, R. B., and Card, T. R., Risk of schizophrenia in people with coeliac disease, ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease: a general population-based study, Aliment Pharmacol Ther, vol. 23, pp. 71-4, 2006.
D. J. Humes, Walker, A. J., Hunt, B. J., Sultan, A. A., Ludvigsson, J. F., and West, J., Risk of symptomatic venous thromboembolism following emergency appendicectomy in adults, Br J Surg, vol. 103, pp. 443-50, 2016.
J. West, Logan, R. F., Card, T. R., Smith, C., and Hubbard, R., Risk of vascular disease in adults with diagnosed coeliac disease: a population-based study, Aliment Pharmacol Ther, vol. 20, pp. 73-9, 2004.
A. Adiamah, Ban, L., West, J., and Humes, D. J., The risk of venous thromboembolism after surgery for esophagogastric malignancy and the impact of chemotherapy: a population-based cohort study, Dis Esophagus, 2019.
D. J. Humes, Nordenskjold, A., Walker, A. J., West, J., and Ludvigsson, J. F., Risk of venous thromboembolism in children after general surgery, J Pediatr Surg, vol. 50, pp. 1870-3, 2015.
D. J. Humes and West, J., Role of acute diverticulitis in the development of complicated colonic diverticular disease and 1-year mortality after diagnosis in the UK: population-based cohort study, Gut, vol. 61, pp. 95-100, 2012.
C. J. Crooks, Card, T. R., and West, J., The Use of a Bayesian Hierarchy to Develop and Validate a Co-Morbidity Score to Predict Mortality for Linked Primary and Secondary Care Data from the NHS in England, PLoS One, vol. 11, p. e0165507, 2016.
C. J. Crooks, West, J., and Jepsen, P., A validation study of the CirCom comorbidity score in an English cirrhosis population using the Clinical Practice Research Datalink, Clin Epidemiol, vol. 10, pp. 107-120, 2018.
D. J. Humes, Walker, A. J., Blackwell, J., Hunt, B. J., and West, J., Variation in the risk of venous thromboembolism following colectomy, Br J Surg, vol. 102, pp. 1629-38, 2015.
A. J. Walker, West, J., Card, T. R., Humes, D. J., and Grainge, M. J., Variation in the risk of venous thromboembolism in people with colorectal cancer: a population-based cohort study from England, J Thromb Haemost, vol. 12, pp. 641-9, 2014.
A. J. Walker, West, J., Card, T. R., Crooks, C., Kirwan, C. C., and Grainge, M. J., When are breast cancer patients at highest risk of venous thromboembolism? A cohort study using English health care data, Blood, vol. 127, pp. 849-57; quiz 953, 2016.
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