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Can analyses of electronic patient records be independently and externally validated? The effect of statins on the mortality of patients with ischaemic heart disease: a cohort study with nested case–control analysis

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  • David Reeves NIHR School for Primary Care Research, Centre for Primary Care, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK Centre for Biostatistics, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • David A Springate NIHR School for Primary Care Research, Centre for Primary Care, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK Centre for Biostatistics, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Darren M Ashcroft Centre for Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety Research, Manchester Pharmacy School, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ronan Ryan Primary Care Clinical Sciences, School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Tim Doran Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Richard Morris Department of Primary Care and Population Health, Institute of Epidemiology and Health, University College London, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ivan Olier NIHR School for Primary Care Research, Centre for Primary Care, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK Institute of Biotechnology, School of Computer Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Evangelos Kontopantelis NIHR School for Primary Care Research, Centre for Primary Care, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK Centre for Health Informatics, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr David Reeves; david.reeves{at}manchester.ac.uk
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Reeves D, Springate DA, Ashcroft DM, et al
Can analyses of electronic patient records be independently and externally validated? The effect of statins on the mortality of patients with ischaemic heart disease: a cohort study with nested case–control analysis

Publication history

  • Received January 28, 2014
  • Revised March 12, 2014
  • Accepted March 13, 2014
  • First published April 23, 2014.
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April 23, 2014
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