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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Export 2168 results:
Author Title [ Type(Desc)] Year
Book Chapter
C. D. Steer, Macleod, J., Tilling, K., Lim, A. G., Marsden, J., Millar, T., Strang, J., Telfer, M., Whitaker, H., Vickerman, P., and Hickman, M., Health Services and Delivery Research, in The impact of opiate substitution treatment on mortality risk in drug addicts: a natural experiment study, Southampton (UK): NIHR Journals Library Copyright (c) Queen's Printer and Controller of HMSO 2019. This work was produced by Steer et al. under the terms of a commissioning contract issued by the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care. This issue may be freely repro, 2019.
A. Judge, Javaid, M. K., Leal, J., Hawley, S., Drew, S., Sheard, S., Prieto-Alhambra, D., Gooberman-Hill, R., Lippett, J., Farmer, A., Arden, N., Gray, A., Goldacre, M., Delmestri, A., and Cooper, C., Health Services and Delivery Research, in Models of care for the delivery of secondary fracture prevention after hip fracture: a health service cost, clinical outcomes and cost-effectiveness study within a region of England, Southampton (UK): NIHR Journals Library Copyright (c) Queen's Printer and Controller of HMSO 2016. This work was produced by Judge et al. under the terms of a commissioning contract issued by the Secretary of State for Health. This issue may be freely reproduced for the pu, 2016.
N. Arden, Altman, D., Beard, D., Carr, A., Clarke, N., Collins, G., Cooper, C., Culliford, D., Delmestri, A., Garden, S., Griffin, T., Javaid, K., Judge, A., Latham, J., Mullee, M., Murray, D., Ogundimu, E., Pinedo-Villanueva, R., Price, A., Prieto-Alhambra, D., and Raftery, J., Programme Grants for Applied Research, in Lower limb arthroplasty: can we produce a tool to predict outcome and failure, and is it cost-effective? An epidemiological study, Southampton (UK): NIHR Journals Library Copyright (c) Queen's Printer and Controller of HMSO 2017. This work was produced by Arden et al. under the terms of a commissioning contract issued by the Secretary of State for Health. This issue may be freely reproduced for the pu, 2017.
Journal Article
S. Ratib, Fleming, K. M., Crooks, C. J., Aithal, G. P., and West, J., 1 and 5 year survival estimates for people with cirrhosis of the liver in England, 1998-2009: a large population study, J Hepatol, vol. 60, pp. 282-9, 2014.
T. C. Chen, Chen, L. C., and Knaggs, R. D., A 15-year overview of increasing tramadol utilisation and associated mortality and the impact of tramadol classification in the United Kingdom, Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, vol. 27, pp. 487-494, 2018.
P. Boyle, Roehrborn, C., Harkaway, R., Logie, J., de la Rosette, J., and Emberton, M., 5-Alpha reductase inhibition provides superior benefits to alpha blockade by preventing AUR and BPH-related surgery, Eur Urol, vol. 45, pp. 620-6; discussion 626-7, 2004.
L. Azoulay, Eberg, M., Benayoun, S., and Pollak, M., 5alpha-Reductase Inhibitors and the Risk of Cancer-Related Mortality in Men With Prostate Cancer, JAMA Oncol, vol. 1, pp. 314-20, 2015.
T. P. van Staa, Card, T., Logan, R. F., and Leufkens, H. G., 5-Aminosalicylate use and colorectal cancer risk in inflammatory bowel disease: a large epidemiological study, Gut, vol. 54, pp. 1573-8, 2005.
A. M. Walker, Szneke, P., Bianchi, L. A., Field, L. G., Sutherland, L. R., and Dreyer, N. A., 5-Aminosalicylates, sulfasalazine, steroid use, and complications in patients with ulcerative colitis, Am J Gastroenterol, vol. 92, pp. 816-20, 1997.
T. P. van Staa, Travis, S., Leufkens, H. G., and Logan, R. F., 5-aminosalicylic acids and the risk of renal disease: a large British epidemiologic study, Gastroenterology, vol. 126, pp. 1733-9, 2004.
B. L. Strom, Schinnar, R., Apter, A. J., Margolis, D. J., Lautenbach, E., Hennessy, S., Bilker, W. B., and Pettitt, D., Absence of cross-reactivity between sulfonamide antibiotics and sulfonamide nonantibiotics, N Engl J Med, vol. 349, pp. 1628-35, 2003.
Y. C. Chen, Wu, J. C., Haschler, I., Majeed, A., Chen, T. J., and Wetter, T., Academic impact of a public electronic health database: bibliometric analysis of studies using the general practice research database, PLoS One, vol. 6, p. e21404, 2011.
H. P. Booth, Prevost, A. T., and Gulliford, M. C., Access to weight reduction interventions for overweight and obese patients in UK primary care: population-based cohort study, BMJ Open, vol. 5, p. e006642, 2015.
R. McCarney, Fisher, P., and van Haselen, R., Accruing large numbers of patients in primary care trials by retrospective recruitment methods, Complement Ther Med, vol. 10, pp. 63-8, 2002.
I. Nazareth, King, M., Haines, A., Rangel, L., and Myers, S., Accuracy of diagnosis of psychosis on general practice computer system, Bmj, vol. 307, pp. 32-4, 1993.
J. A. Kaye, Myers, M. W., and Jick, H., Acetaminophen and the risk of renal and bladder cancer in the general practice research database, Epidemiology, vol. 12, pp. 690-4, 2001.
J. Dawson, Fulton, R., McInnes, G. T., Morton, R., Morrison, D., Padmanabhan, S., Hewitt, J., Meredith, P., Muir, S., Dominiczak, A. F., and Walters, M. R., Acetaminophen use and change in blood pressure in a hypertensive population, J Hypertens, vol. 31, pp. 1485-90; discussion 1490, 2013.
I. Tamimi, Nicolau, B., Eimar, H., S. Madathil, A., Kezouh, A., Karp, I., and Tamimi, F., Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors and the risk of osteoporotic fractures: nested case-control study, Osteoporos Int, vol. 29, pp. 849-857, 2018.
J. Spoendlin, Meier, C., Jick, S. S., and Meier, C. R., Achilles or biceps tendon rupture in women and men with type 2 diabetes: A population-based case-control study, J Diabetes Complications, vol. 30, pp. 903-9, 2016.
T. Khan, Alvand, A., Prieto-Alhambra, D., Culliford, D. J., Judge, A., Jackson, W. F., Scammell, B. E., Arden, N. K., and Price, A. J., ACL and meniscal injuries increase the risk of primary total knee replacement for osteoarthritis: a matched case-control study using the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD), Br J Sports Med, 2018.
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