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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R. Flynn, Hedenmalm, K., Murray-Thomas, T., Pacurariu, A., Arlett, P., Shepherd, H., Myles, P., and Kurz, X., Ability of primary care health databases to assess medicinal products discussed by the European Union Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee, Clin Pharmacol Ther, 2020.
K. Jameson, D'Oca, K., Murray-Thomas, T., O'Regan, C., and Leigh, P., Adherence to Nice Guidance For Initiating Glp-1 Mimetics Among Patients With Type 2 Diabetes In Primary Care In England And Wales - An Evaluation Using The Clinical Practice Research Datalink (Cprd), Value Health, vol. 17, p. A362, 2014.
K. Jameson, D'Oca, K., Leigh, P., and Murray-Thomas, T., Adherence to NICE guidance on glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: an evaluation using the Clinical Practice Research Datalink, Curr Med Res Opin, vol. 32, pp. 49-60, 2016.
J. Dollerup, Vestbo, J., Murray-Thomas, T., Kaplan, A., Martin, R. J., Pizzichini, E., Pizzichini, M. M. M., Burden, A., Martin, J., and Price, D. B., Cardiovascular risks in smokers treated with nicotine replacement therapy: a historical cohort study, Clin Epidemiol, vol. 9, pp. 231-243, 2017.
M. C. Gulliford, Sun, X., Anjuman, T., Yelland, E., and Murray-Thomas, T., Comparison of antibiotic prescribing records in two UK primary care electronic health record systems: cohort study using CPRD GOLD and CPRD Aurum databases, BMJ Open, vol. 10, p. e038767, 2020.
A. R. Tate, Martin, A. G., Murray-Thomas, T., Anderson, S. R., and Cassell, J. A., Determining the date of diagnosis–is it a simple matter? The impact of different approaches to dating diagnosis on estimates of delayed care for ovarian cancer in UK primary care, BMC Med Res Methodol, vol. 9, p. 42, 2009.
H. Strongman, Williams, R., Meeraus, W., Murray-Thomas, T., Campbell, J., Carty, L., Dedman, D., Gallagher, A., Oyinlola, J., Kousoulis, A., and Valentine, J., Limitations for health research with restricted data collection from UK primary care, Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, 2019.
A. Nicholson, Rait, G., Murray-Thomas, T., Hughes, G., Mercer, C. H., and Cassell, J., Management of epididymo-orchitis in primary care: results from a large UK primary care database, Br J Gen Pract, vol. 60, pp. e407-22, 2010.
A. Nicholson, Rait, G., Murray-Thomas, T., Hughes, G., Mercer, C. H., and Cassell, J., Management of first-episode pelvic inflammatory disease in primary care: results from a large UK primary care database, Br J Gen Pract, vol. 60, pp. e395-406, 2010.
A. M. Gallagher, van Staa, T. P., Murray-Thomas, T., Schoof, N., Clemens, A., Ackermann, D., and Bartels, D. B., Population-based cohort study of warfarin-treated patients with atrial fibrillation: incidence of cardiovascular and bleeding outcomes, BMJ Open, vol. 4, p. e003839, 2014.
M. Thomas, Murray-Thomas, T., Fan, T., Williams, T., and Taylor, S., Prescribing patterns of asthma controller therapy for children in UK primary care: a cross-sectional observational study, BMC Pulm Med, vol. 10, p. 29, 2010.
M. E. Jones, Campbell, G., Patel, D., Brunner, E., Shatapathy, C. C., Murray-Thomas, T., van Staa, T. P., and Motsko, S., Risk of Mortality (including Sudden Cardiac Death) and Major Cardiovascular Events in Users of Olanzapine and Other Antipsychotics: A Study with the General Practice Research Database, Cardiovasc Psychiatry Neurol, vol. 2013, p. 647476, 2013.
S. A. Julious, Campbell, M. J., Bianchi, S. M., and Murray-Thomas, T., Seasonality of medical contacts in school-aged children with asthma: association with school holidays, Public Health, vol. 125, pp. 769-76, 2011.
A. Dregan, Moller, H., Murray-Thomas, T., and Gulliford, M. C., Validity of cancer diagnosis in a primary care database compared with linked cancer registrations in England. Population-based cohort study, Cancer Epidemiol, vol. 36, pp. 425-9, 2012.
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