November 13th 2023: Cegedim Health Data, provider of anonymized clinical real-world data (RWD) and real-world evidence (RWE), today announces the extension of the major European database THIN® to include German RWD. Already composed of data from the United Kingdom, France, Italy, Spain, Belgium and Romania, the database now includes German electronic health records (EHRs) and is available to all healthcare stakeholders, including academic researchers and healthcare authorities. With more than 10 million active EHR per year, THIN® has already established itself as one of the most important medical data sources for anonymized longitudinal real-world data. The THIN® database now includes Europe’s five largest economies plus Belgium and Romania, and supports leading pharmaceutical companies, research organizations, academics, and health authorities with data from German general practitioners and specialist practices. THIN® is built on a common data model to enable easy comparison of information and is also recognized for its statistical robustness. THIN® therefore contributes to advancements in patient care and outcomes, in the interests of public health.