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Research using electronic medical records: The Health Improvement Network (THIN)

Routinely collected electronic medical records are an important resource for researchers. They offer a relatively cheaper, faster and more accessible alternative to costly epidemiological studies which recruit patients. The Health Improvement Network (THIN) is a database of anonymised electronic primary care medical records which can be accessed through the University of Birmingham.   The THIN… Continue reading Research using electronic medical records: The Health Improvement Network (THIN)