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 5 August 2020) and papers are listed below and in the PDF below.

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A. T. Hancock, Mallen, C. D., Muller, S., Belcher, J., Roddy, E., Helliwell, T., and Hider, S. L., Risk of vascular events in patients with polymyalgia rheumatica, Cmaj, vol. 186, pp. E495-501, 2014.
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.
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.
J. A. Prior, Paskins, Z., Whittle, R., Abdul-Sultan, A., Chew-Graham, C. A., Muller, S., Bajpai, R., Shepherd, T. A., Sumathipala, A., and Mallen, C. D., Rheumatological conditions as risk factors for self-harm: A retrospective cohort study, Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken), 2020.
A. Abhishek, Doherty, M., Kuo, C. F., Mallen, C. D., Zhang, W., and Grainge, M. J., Rheumatoid arthritis is getting less frequent-results of a nationwide population-based cohort study, Rheumatology (Oxford), vol. 56, pp. 736-744, 2017.
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.
L. E. Clarson, Bajpai, R., Whittle, R., Belcher, J., A. Sultan, A., Kwok, C. S., Welsh, V., Mamas, M., and Mallen, C. D., Interstitial lung disease is a risk factor for ischaemic heart disease and myocardial infarction, Heart, 2020.
L. E. Clarson, Hider, S. L., Belcher, J., Heneghan, C., Roddy, E., and Mallen, C. D., Increased risk of vascular disease associated with gout: a retrospective, matched cohort study in the UK clinical practice research datalink, Ann Rheum Dis, vol. 74, pp. 642-7, 2015.
E. Roddy, Muller, S., Paskins, Z., Hider, S. L., Blagojevic-Bucknall, M., and Mallen, C. D., Incident acute pseudogout and prior bisphosphonate use: Matched case-control study in the UK-Clinical Practice Research Datalink, Medicine (Baltimore), vol. 96, p. e6177, 2017.
R. J. Partington, Muller, S., Helliwell, T., Mallen, C. D., and A. Sultan, A., Incidence, prevalence and treatment burden of polymyalgia rheumatica in the UK over two decades: a population-based study, Ann Rheum Dis, vol. 77, pp. 1750-1756, 2018.
L. E. Clarson, Hider, S. L., Belcher, J., Roddy, E., and Mallen, C. D., Factors Influencing Allopurinol Initiation in Primary Care, Ann Fam Med, vol. 15, pp. 557-560, 2017.
G. Nakafero, Grainge, M. J., Myles, P. R., Mallen, C. D., Zhang, W., Doherty, M., Nguyen-Van-Tam, J. S., and Abhishek, A., Effectiveness of inactivated influenza vaccine in autoimmune rheumatic diseases treated with disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs, Rheumatology (Oxford), 2020.
S. S. Zghebi, Mamas, M. A., Ashcroft, D. M., Salisbury, C., Mallen, C. D., Chew-Graham, C. A., Reeves, D., van Marwijk, H., Qureshi, N., Weng, S., Holt, T., Buchan, I., Peek, N., Giles, S., Rutter, M. K., and Kontopantelis, E., Development and validation of the DIabetes Severity SCOre (DISSCO) in 139 626 individuals with type 2 diabetes: a retrospective cohort study, BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care, vol. 8, 2020.
D. Yu, Jordan, K. P., Snell, K. I. E., Riley, R. D., Bedson, J., Edwards, J. J., Mallen, C. D., Tan, V., Ukachukwu, V., Prieto-Alhambra, D., Walker, C., and Peat, G., Development and validation of prediction models to estimate risk of primary total hip and knee replacements using data from the UK: two prospective open cohorts using the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink, Ann Rheum Dis, 2018.
R. Partington, Muller, S., Mallen, C. D., A. Sultan, A., and Helliwell, T., Comorbidities in patients with polymyalgia rheumatica prior to and following diagnosis: A case control and cohort study, Semin Arthritis Rheum, vol. 50, pp. 663-672, 2020.
S. Muller, Hider, S. L., Belcher, J., Helliwell, T., and Mallen, C. D., Is cancer associated with polymyalgia rheumatica? A cohort study in the General Practice Research Database, Ann Rheum Dis, vol. 73, pp. 1769-73, 2014.
G. Nakafero, Grainge, M. J., Myles, P. R., Mallen, C. D., Zhang, W., Doherty, M., Nguyen-Van-Tam, J. S., and Abhishek, A., Association between inactivated influenza vaccine and primary care consultations for autoimmune rheumatic disease flares: a self-controlled case series study using data from the Clinical Practice Research Datalink, Ann Rheum Dis, 2019.
S. Muller, Hider, S. L., Raza, K., Stack, R. J., Hayward, R. A., and Mallen, C. D., An algorithm to identify rheumatoid arthritis in primary care: a Clinical Practice Research Datalink study, BMJ Open, vol. 5, p. e009309, 2015.
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