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Author: Ben Goldacre

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  • All-time downloads: 207,320 (rank: 270 )
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    • cardiovascular medicine: 824 (rank: 614 (tie) )
    • clinical trials: 4,687 (rank: 62 (tie) )
    • epidemiology: 178,008 (rank: 57 )
    • health informatics: 349 (rank: 2,082 (tie) )
    • health systems and quality improvement: 1,364 (rank: 255 (tie) )
    • infectious diseases: 14,146 (rank: 3,642 (tie) )
    • microbiology: 670 (rank: 22,227 (tie) )
    • oncology: 247 (rank: 3,351 (tie) )
    • public and global health: 4,468 (rank: 1,076 (tie) )
    • respiratory medicine: 2,557 (rank: 414 (tie) )

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OpenSAFELY: factors associated with COVID-19-related hospital death in the linked electronic health records of 17 million adult NHS patients.

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Association between living with children and outcomes from COVID-19: an OpenSAFELY cohort study of 12 million adults in England

epidemiology more details view paper
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Case fatality risk of the SARS-CoV-2 variant of concern B.1.1.7 in England

infectious diseases more details view paper
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FDAAA TrialsTracker: A live informatics tool to monitor compliance with FDA requirements to report clinical trial results

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Trends and clinical characteristics of COVID-19 vaccine recipients: a federated analysis of 57.9 million patients primary care records in situ using OpenSAFELY.

public and global health more details view paper
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Inhaled corticosteroid use and risk COVID-19 related death among 966,461 patients with COPD or asthma: an OpenSAFELY analysis

respiratory medicine more details view paper
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Ethnic differences in COVID-19 infection, hospitalisation, and mortality: an OpenSAFELY analysis of 17 million adults in England

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The clinician impact and financial cost to the NHS of litigation over pregabalin: a cohort study in English primary care

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HIV infection and COVID-19 death: population-based cohort analysis of UK primary care data and linked national death registrations within the OpenSAFELY platform

infectious diseases more details view paper
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Factors associated with deaths due to COVID-19 versus other causes: population-based cohort analysis of UK primary care data and linked national death registrations within the OpenSAFELY platform

infectious diseases more details view paper
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    • In infectious diseases: 1,980
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    • Site-wide: 7,357

OpenSAFELY: Do adults prescribed Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs have an increased risk of death from COVID-19?

infectious diseases more details view paper
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    • Site-wide: 26,974
    • In infectious diseases: 2,098
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Rates of serious clinical outcomes in survivors of hospitalisation with COVID-19: a descriptive cohort study within the OpenSAFELY platform

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    • In epidemiology: 1,527
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OpenSAFELY NHS Service Restoration Observatory 1: describing trends and variation in primary care clinical activity for 23.3 million patients in England during the first wave of COVID-19

health systems and quality improvement more details view paper
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    • In health systems and quality improvement: 42
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A New Mechanism To Identify Cost Savings in NHS Prescribing: Minimising 'Price-Per-Unit'

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    • In epidemiology: 1,575
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Hydroxychloroquine for prevention of COVID-19 mortality: a population-based cohort study

infectious diseases more details view paper
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    • In infectious diseases: 2,254
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Why did some practices not implement new antibiotic prescribing guidelines on urinary tract infection? A cohort study and survey in NHS England primary care

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    • In microbiology: 2,415
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Trends and variation in unsafe prescribing of methotrexate: a cohort study in English NHS primary care.

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    • In health systems and quality improvement: 71
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Clinical coding of long COVID in English primary care: a federated analysis of 58 million patient records in situ using OpenSAFELY

epidemiology more details view paper
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    • In epidemiology: 2,882
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OpenSAFELY: impact of national guidance on switching from warfarin to direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) in early phase of COVID-19 pandemic in England

cardiovascular medicine more details view paper
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    • In cardiovascular medicine: 112
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Trends and variation in prescribing of suboptimal statin treatment regimes: a cohort study in English primary care

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    • In cardiovascular medicine: 113
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Short report: Ethnicity and COVID-19 death in the early part of the COVID-19 second wave in England: an analysis of OpenSAFELY data from 1st September to 9th November 2020

infectious diseases more details view paper
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    • In infectious diseases: 3,638
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Impact Of Electronic Health Record Interface Design On Unsafe Prescribing Of Ciclosporin, Tacrolimus and Diltiazem: A Cohort Study In English NHS Primary Care

health informatics more details view paper
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    • In health informatics: 293
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OpenSAFELY: Risks of COVID-19 hospital admission and death for people with learning disabilities - a cohort study.

infectious diseases more details view paper
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    • In infectious diseases: 3,896
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Trends, geographic variation, and factors associated with prescribing of gluten-free foods in English primary care: a cross sectional study

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Association between oral anticoagulants and COVID-19 related outcomes: two cohort studies

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    • In epidemiology: 4,099
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Measuring the Impact of an Open Online Prescribing Data Analysis Service on Clinical Practice: a Cohort Study in NHS England Data

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Does The Reformed Cancer Drug Fund Generate Evidence On Effectiveness? A Cross-sectional Analysis On Publicly Accessible Documentation.

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Trends and variation in Prescribing of Low-Priority Medicines Identified by NHS England: A Cross-Sectional Study and Interactive Data Tool in English Primary Care

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Changes in the rate of cardiometabolic and pulmonary events during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Sales of over-the-counter products containing codeine in 31 countries, 2013-2019: a retrospective observational study

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    • In epidemiology: 4,692
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Predicting COVID-19 related death using the OpenSAFELY platform

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