The Optimum Patient Care Research Database (OPCRD) is a bespoke database with focus on patient-reported outcomes that contains anonymous data from over 600 UK general practices across England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The database contains both longitudinal medical records and, for approximately 10% of patients with asthma and COPD, the results of patient-completed questionnaires.
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To submit a data request, please click here to complete the OPC Data Request form. You will be required to submit your Study Protocol, Data Specification (Cohort Criteria & Read Codes) & Regulatory Approvals (ADEPT. REC etc)
Following a successful request from the ADEPT committee we can provide a response within 20 working days with options to request data faster.
As part of a submission we provide an expert comment and ethical review from the ADEPT committee.
The Anonymised Data Ethics & Protocol Transparency Committee (ADEPT) have been commissioned to govern research conducted on databases across the world.
*The number of people in the OPCRD database who suffer from the following diseases.