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CRIS Blog: Appropriate use of healthcare records for research

CRIS has been used by researchers for over 10 years now and has supported somewhere between 150 and 200 research papers, as well as helping to transform the way in which SLaM learns from its clinical practice

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 12 Feb 2020

CRIS Blog: Answering real-world questions about medication and mental health through pharmacoepidemiology

Pharmacoepidemiology is the study of the use and effects of medication in large groups of people, where researchers use epidemiological methods, such as population cohorts to investigate pharmacological outcomes.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 11 Feb 2020

CRIS Blog: Are we under-estimating self-harm rates due to differences in hospital admittance procedures?

Kate Polling is a Wellcome Doctoral Research Fellow at King’s College London

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 8 Jan 2020

CRIS Blog: CRIS data demonstrates need for better physical healthcare for people who use heroin

Dan Lewer is an NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow at University College London. He tweets from @DanLewer.

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 8 Oct 2019

CRIS Blog: Medichec - A tool to make prescribing safer for people with dementia

Dr Justin Sauer is a Consultant Psychiatrist and Clinical Lead for Memory Services in Older Adult Services in SLaM and co-founder of Medichec

By NIHR Maudsley BRC at 10 Sep 2019