CPRD cardiovascular disease synthetic dataset

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Citation: Clinical Practice Research Datalink. (2020). CPRD cardiovascular disease synthetic dataset (Version 2020.06.001) [Data set]. Clinical Practice Research Datalink. https://doi.org/10.11581/YK6N-B652


This synthetic dataset is based on anonymised real primary care patient data extracted from the CPRD Aurum database. The dataset focuses on cardiovascular disease risk factors and was a proof-of-concept dataset developed as part of a project funded by the Regulators’ Pioneer Fund launched by The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and managed by Innovate UK.

The dataset includes 499,344 patients.

Further information is available on the Synthetic data web page.

Please contact enquiries@cprd.com for further information or if you have any questions.