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 7 September 2020) and papers are listed below and in the PDF below.

If you have published papers using CPRD data which are not included in this list, please contact us at so that we can update the bibliography.


 (PDF, 3MB, 209 pages) 

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



Export 14 results:
Author Title [ Type(Desc)] Year
Filters: Author is Meier, C.  [Clear All Filters]
Journal Article
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.
J. Vavanikunnel, Charlier, S., Becker, C., Schneider, C., Jick, S. S., Meier, C. R., and Meier, C., Association between glycemic control and risk of fracture in diabetic patients: A nested case-control study, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 2019.
T. M. Anssar, Leitzmann, M. F., Linker, R. A., Meier, C., Becker, C., Jick, S., Sahm, K., Platten, M., Hau, P., and Seliger, C., Autoimmune diseases and immunosuppressive therapy in relation to the risk of glioma, Cancer Med, 2019.
J. Spoendlin, Meier, C., Jick, S. S., and Meier, C. R., Bisphosphonate therapy start may transiently increase the risk of tendon rupture in patients with glucocorticoid co-medication: a population-based observational study, Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, vol. 25, pp. 1116-1123, 2016.
C. Becker, Schneider, C., Aballea, S., Bailey, C., Bourne, R., Jick, S., and Meier, C., Cataract in patients with diabetes mellitus-incidence rates in the UK and risk factors, Eye (Lond), vol. 32, pp. 1028-1035, 2018.
M. Bodmer, Meier, C., Krahenbuhl, S., Jick, S. S., and Meier, C. R., Long-term metformin use is associated with decreased risk of breast cancer, Diabetes Care, vol. 33, pp. 1304-8, 2010.
J. Spoendlin, Meier, C., Jick, S. S., and Meier, C. R., Oral and inhaled glucocorticoid use and risk of Achilles or biceps tendon rupture: a population-based case-control study, Ann Med, vol. 47, pp. 492-8, 2015.
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.
J. Spoendlin, Layton, J. B., Mundkur, M., Meier, C., Jick, S. S., and Meier, C. R., The Risk of Achilles or Biceps Tendon Rupture in New Statin Users: A Propensity Score-Matched Sequential Cohort Study, Drug Saf, vol. 39, pp. 1229-1237, 2016.
M. Bodmer, Becker, C., Meier, C., Jick, S. S., and Meier, C. R., Use of antidiabetic agents and the risk of pancreatic cancer: a case-control analysis, Am J Gastroenterol, vol. 107, pp. 620-6, 2012.
C. Meier, Brauchli, Y. B., Jick, S. S., Kraenzlin, M. E., and Meier, C. R., Use of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate and fracture risk, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, vol. 95, pp. 4909-16, 2010.
M. Bodmer, Becker, C., Meier, C., Jick, S. S., and Meier, C. R., Use of metformin and the risk of ovarian cancer: a case-control analysis, Gynecol Oncol, vol. 123, pp. 200-4, 2011.
M. Bodmer, Becker, C., Meier, C., Jick, S. S., and Meier, C. R., Use of metformin is not associated with a decreased risk of colorectal cancer: a case-control analysis, Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, vol. 21, pp. 280-6, 2012.
C. Meier, Kraenzlin, M. E., Bodmer, M., Jick, S. S., Jick, H., and Meier, C. R., Use of thiazolidinediones and fracture risk, Arch Intern Med, vol. 168, pp. 820-5, 2008.
[Page last reviewed 7 September 2020]