Research using CPRD data has informed drug safety guidance and clinical practice and resulted in over 2,400 peer-reviewed publications.

The CPRD bibliography is updated on a monthly basis (last updated 5 February 2020) and papers are listed below and in the PDF below.

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L. A. Garcia Rodriguez, Ruigomez, A., and Panes, J., Acute gastroenteritis is followed by an increased risk of inflammatory bowel disease, Gastroenterology, vol. 130, pp. 1588-94, 2006.
M. Ashworth, Charlton, J., Latinovic, R., and Gulliford, M., Age-related changes in consultations and antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections, 1995-2000. Data from the UK General Practice Research Database, J Clin Pharm Ther, vol. 31, pp. 461-7, 2006.
A. D. Shah and Martinez, C., An algorithm to derive a numerical daily dose from unstructured text dosage instructions, Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, vol. 15, pp. 161-6, 2006.
S. S. Soedamah-Muthu, Fuller, J. H., Mulnier, H. E., Raleigh, V. S., Lawrenson, R. A., and Colhoun, H. M., All-cause mortality rates in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus compared with a non-diabetic population from the UK general practice research database, 1992-1999, Diabetologia, vol. 49, pp. 660-6, 2006.
A. Alonso, Jick, S. S., and Hernan, M. A., Allergy, histamine 1 receptor blockers, and the risk of multiple sclerosis, Neurology, vol. 66, pp. 572-5, 2006.
A. Alonso, Jick, S. S., Jick, H., and Hernan, M. A., Antibiotic use and risk of multiple sclerosis, Am J Epidemiol, vol. 163, pp. 997-1002, 2006.
J. Stowe, Andrews, N., Wise, L., and Miller, E., Bell's palsy and parenteral inactivated influenza vaccine, Hum Vaccin, vol. 2, pp. 110-2, 2006.
S. Hernandez-Diaz and Rodriguez, L. A. Garcia, Cardioprotective aspirin users and their excess risk of upper gastrointestinal complications, BMC Med, vol. 4, p. 22, 2006.
A. Ruigomez, Rodriguez, L. A., Wallander, M. A., Johansson, S., and Jones, R., Chest pain in general practice: incidence, comorbidity and mortality, Fam Pract, vol. 23, pp. 167-74, 2006.
J. M. Burnham, Shults, J., Weinstein, R., Lewis, J. D., and Leonard, M. B., Childhood onset arthritis is associated with an increased risk of fracture: a population based study using the General Practice Research Database, Ann Rheum Dis, vol. 65, pp. 1074-9, 2006.
T. P. van Staa, Geusens, P., Bijlsma, J. W., Leufkens, H. G., and Cooper, C., Clinical assessment of the long-term risk of fracture in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, Arthritis Rheum, vol. 54, pp. 3104-12, 2006.
A. Ruigomez, Rodriguez, L. A. Garcia, Wallander, M. A., Johansson, S., and Dent, J., Comparison of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and heartburn diagnoses in UK primary care, Curr Med Res Opin, vol. 22, pp. 1661-8, 2006.
I. Williamson, Benge, S., Mullee, M., and Little, P., Consultations for middle ear disease, antibiotic prescribing and risk factors for reattendance: a case-linked cohort study, Br J Gen Pract, vol. 56, pp. 170-5, 2006.
F. Andersohn, Schade, R., Suissa, S., and Garbe, E., Cyclooxygenase-2 selective nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and the risk of ischemic stroke: a nested case-control study, Stroke, vol. 37, pp. 1725-30, 2006.
C. Carlson, Hornbuckle, K., DeLisle, F., Kryzhanovskaya, L., Breier, A., and Cavazzoni, P., Diabetes mellitus and antipsychotic treatment in the United Kingdom, Eur Neuropsychopharmacol, vol. 16, pp. 366-75, 2006.
B. M. Verdel, Souverein, P. C., Egberts, A. C., and Leufkens, H. G., Difference in risks of allergic reaction to sulfonamide drugs based on chemical structure, Ann Pharmacother, vol. 40, pp. 1040-6, 2006.
T. A. Burke, Sturkenboom, M. C., Lu, S. E., Wentworth, C. E., Lin, Y., and Rhoads, G. G., Discontinuation of antihypertensive drugs among newly diagnosed hypertensive patients in UK general practice, J Hypertens, vol. 24, pp. 1193-200, 2006.
G. C. Hall, Carroll, D., Parry, D., and McQuay, H. J., Epidemiology and treatment of neuropathic pain: the UK primary care perspective, Pain, vol. 122, pp. 156-62, 2006.
I. A. Odeyemi, Dakin, H. A., O'Donnell, R. A., Warner, J., Jacobs, A., and Dasgupta, P., Epidemiology, prescribing patterns and resource use associated with overactive bladder in UK primary care, Int J Clin Pract, vol. 60, pp. 949-58, 2006.
A. Ruigomez, Rodriguez, L. A. Garcia, Wallander, M. A., Johansson, S., and Eklund, S., Esophageal stricture: incidence, treatment patterns, and recurrence rate, Am J Gastroenterol, vol. 101, pp. 2685-92, 2006.
M. Solaymani-Dodaran, Card, T. R., Aithal, G. P., and West, J., Fracture risk in people with primary biliary cirrhosis: a population-based cohort study, Gastroenterology, vol. 131, pp. 1752-7, 2006.
S. S. Jick, Lieberman, E. S., Rahman, M. U., and Choi, H. K., Glucocorticoid use, other associated factors, and the risk of tuberculosis, Arthritis Rheum, vol. 55, pp. 19-26, 2006.
R. Latinovic, Gulliford, M., and Ridsdale, L., Headache and migraine in primary care: consultation, prescription, and referral rates in a large population, J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, vol. 77, pp. 385-7, 2006.
S. S. Soedamah-Muthu, Fuller, J. H., Mulnier, H. E., Raleigh, V. S., Lawrenson, R. A., and Colhoun, H. M., High risk of cardiovascular disease in patients with type 1 diabetes in the U.K.: a cohort study using the general practice research database, Diabetes Care, vol. 29, pp. 798-804, 2006.
J. Kim, Evans, S., Smeeth, L., and Pocock, S., Hormone replacement therapy and acute myocardial infarction: a large observational study exploring the influence of age, Int J Epidemiol, vol. 35, pp. 731-8, 2006.
F. O. Aina, Smeeth, L., Hubbard, R., Hurt, L. S., and Fletcher, A. E., Hormone replacement therapy and cataract: a population-based case-control study, Eye (Lond), vol. 20, pp. 417-22, 2006.
A. Arana, Varas, C., Gonzalez-Perez, A., Gutierrez, L., Bjerrum, L., and Rodriguez, L. A. Garcia, Hormone therapy and cerebrovascular events: a population-based nested case-control study, Menopause, vol. 13, pp. 730-6, 2006.
E. Brankin, Walker, M., Lynch, N., Aspray, T., Lis, Y., and Cowell, W., The impact of dosing frequency on compliance and persistence with bisphosphonates among postmenopausal women in the UK: evidence from three databases, Curr Med Res Opin, vol. 22, pp. 1249-56, 2006.
G. Gupta, Lautenbach, E., and Lewis, J. D., Incidence and risk factors for herpes zoster among patients with inflammatory bowel disease, Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol, vol. 4, pp. 1483-90, 2006.
A. L. Nightingale, Farmer, R. D., and de Vries, C. S., Incidence of clinically diagnosed systemic lupus erythematosus 1992-1998 using the UK General Practice Research Database, Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf, vol. 15, pp. 656-61, 2006.
R. Latinovic, Gulliford, M. C., and Hughes, R. A., Incidence of common compressive neuropathies in primary care, J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry, vol. 77, pp. 263-5, 2006.
L. Smeeth, Cook, C., and Hall, A. J., Incidence of diagnosed polymyalgia rheumatica and temporal arteritis in the United Kingdom, 1990-2001, Ann Rheum Dis, vol. 65, pp. 1093-8, 2006.
C. C. Tam, Rodrigues, L. C., Petersen, I., Islam, A., Hayward, A., and O'Brien, S. J., Incidence of Guillain-Barre syndrome among patients with Campylobacter infection: a general practice research database study, J Infect Dis, vol. 194, pp. 95-7, 2006.
T. R. Card, Solaymani-Dodaran, M., Hubbard, R., Logan, R. F., and West, J., Is an internal comparison better than using national data when estimating mortality in longitudinal studies?, J Epidemiol Community Health, vol. 60, pp. 819-21, 2006.
H. E. Mulnier, Seaman, H. E., Raleigh, V. S., Soedamah-Muthu, S. S., Colhoun, H. M., and Lawrenson, R. A., Mortality in people with type 2 diabetes in the UK, Diabet Med, vol. 23, pp. 516-21, 2006.
C. S. de Vries, Bromley, S. E., and Farmer, R. D., Myocardial infarction risk and hormone replacement: differences between products, Maturitas, vol. 53, pp. 343-50, 2006.
R. A. Hughes, Charlton, J., Latinovic, R., and Gulliford, M. C., No association between immunization and Guillain-Barre syndrome in the United Kingdom, 1992 to 2000, Arch Intern Med, vol. 166, pp. 1301-4, 2006.
H. Jick, Kaye, J. A., Russmann, S., and Jick, S. S., Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs and acute myocardial infarction in patients with no major risk factors, Pharmacotherapy, vol. 26, pp. 1379-87, 2006.
C. Huerta, Varas-Lorenzo, C., Castellsague, J., and Rodriguez, L. A. Garcia, Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of first hospital admission for heart failure in the general population, Heart, vol. 92, pp. 1610-5, 2006.
M. A. Hernan, Logroscino, G., and Rodriguez, L. A. Garcia, Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and the incidence of Parkinson disease, Neurology, vol. 66, pp. 1097-9, 2006.
R. Jones, Latinovic, R., Charlton, J., and Gulliford, M., Physical and psychological co-morbidity in irritable bowel syndrome: a matched cohort study using the General Practice Research Database, Aliment Pharmacol Ther, vol. 24, pp. 879-86, 2006.
K. Noakes, Pebody, R. G., Gungabissoon, U., Stowe, J., and Miller, E., Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine uptake in England, 1989-2003, prior to the introduction of a vaccination programme for older adults, J Public Health (Oxf), vol. 28, pp. 242-7, 2006.
M. Gore, Dukes, E., Rowbotham, D., Tai, K. S., and Leslie, D. L., Prevalence of contraindicated medical conditions and use of precluded medications in patients with painful neuropathic disorders prescribed amitriptyline, Pain Pract, vol. 6, pp. 265-72, 2006.
K. M. Fox, Pharmd, R. A. Gerber, Bolinder, B., Chen, J., and Kumar, S., Prevalence of inadequate glycemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes in the United Kingdom general practice research database: A series of retrospective analyses of data from 1998 through 2002, Clin Ther, vol. 28, pp. 388-95, 2006.
F. de Vries, de Vries, C., Cooper, C., Leufkens, B., and van Staa, T. P., Reanalysis of two studies with contrasting results on the association between statin use and fracture risk: the General Practice Research Database, Int J Epidemiol, vol. 35, pp. 1301-8, 2006.
S. Smith, Smith, G. E., Heatlie, H., Bashford, J. N., Ashcroft, D. M., Verlander, N. Q., Duckworth, G. J., Mason, B., Smyth, B., and Maxwell, S., Reducing variation in antibacterial prescribing rates for 'cough/cold' and sore throat between 1993 and 2001: regional analyses using the general practice research database, Public Health, vol. 120, pp. 752-9, 2006.
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