Research using CPRD data has informed drug safety guidance and clinical practice and resulted in over 2,700 peer-reviewed publications. The CPRD bibliography is updated on a monthly basis (last updated 4 May 2021) 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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C. L. Haase, Eriksen, K. T., Lopes, S., Satylganova, A., Schnecke, V., and McEwan, P., Body mass index and risk of obesity-related conditions in a cohort of 2.9 million people: Evidence from a UK primary care database, Obes Sci Pract, vol. 7, pp. 137-147, 2021.
R. D. Pockett, Watkins, J., McEwan, P., and Meier, G., Burden of Illness in UK Subjects with Reported Respiratory Infections Vaccinated or Unvaccinated against Influenza: A Retrospective Observational Study, PLoS One, vol. 10, p. e0134928, 2015.
P. McEwan, B. Thorsted, L., Wolden, M., Jacobsen, J., and Evans, M., Healthcare resource implications of hypoglycemia-related hospital admissions and inpatient hypoglycemia: retrospective record-linked cohort studies in England, BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care, vol. 3, p. e000057, 2015.
J. Gordon, McEwan, P., Evans, M., Puelles, J., and Sinclair, A., Managing glycaemia in older people with type 2 diabetes: A retrospective, primary care-based cohort study, with economic assessment of patient outcomes, Diabetes Obes Metab, vol. 19, pp. 644-653, 2017.
N. R. Hill, Ayoubkhani, D., McEwan, P., Sugrue, D. M., Farooqui, U., Lister, S., Lumley, M., Bakhai, A., Cohen, A. T., O'Neill, M., Clifton, D., and Gordon, J., Predicting atrial fibrillation in primary care using machine learning, PLoS One, vol. 14, p. e0224582, 2019.
C. Linde, Bakhai, A., Furuland, H., Evans, M., McEwan, P., Ayoubkhani, D., and Qin, L., Real-World Associations of Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System Inhibitor Dose, Hyperkalemia, and Adverse Clinical Outcomes in a Cohort of Patients With New-Onset Chronic Kidney Disease or Heart Failure in the United Kingdom, J Am Heart Assoc, vol. 8, p. e012655, 2019.
G. C. Meier, Watkins, J., McEwan, P., and Pockett, R. D., Resource use and direct medical costs of acute respiratory illness in the UK based on linked primary and secondary care records from 2001 to 2009, PLoS One, vol. 15, p. e0236472, 2020.
E. Tafesse, Hurst, M., Hoskin, L., Badora, K., Sugrue, D., Qin, L., James, G., and McEwan, P., Risk factors associated with the incidence and recurrence of hyperkalaemia in patients with cardiorenal conditions, Int J Clin Pract, p. e13941, 2020.
C. Linde, Qin, L., Bakhai, A., Furuland, H., Evans, M., Ayoubkhani, D., Palaka, E., Bennett, H., and McEwan, P., Serum potassium and clinical outcomes in heart failure patients: results of risk calculations in 21 334 patients in the UK, ESC Heart Fail, 2019.
H. Furuland, McEwan, P., Evans, M., Linde, C., Ayoubkhani, D., Bakhai, A., Palaka, E., Bennett, H., and Qin, L., Serum potassium as a predictor of adverse clinical outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease: new risk equations using the UK clinical practice research datalink, BMC Nephrol, vol. 19, p. 211, 2018.
J. Gordon, McEwan, P., Idris, I., Evans, M., and Puelles, J., Treatment choice, medication adherence and glycemic efficacy in people with type 2 diabetes: a UK clinical practice database study, BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care, vol. 6, p. e000512, 2018.
C. L. Haase, Lopes, S., Olsen, A. H., Satylganova, A., Schnecke, V., and McEwan, P., Weight loss and risk reduction of obesity-related outcomes in 0.5 million people: evidence from a UK primary care database, Int J Obes (Lond), 2021.
W. D. Strain, Tsang, C., Hurst, M., McEwan, P., Unadkat, M., Meadowcroft, S., Shardlow, R., and Evans, M., What Next After Metformin in Type 2 Diabetes? Selecting the Right Drug for the Right Patient, Diabetes Ther, vol. 11, pp. 1381-1395, 2020.
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