Using R & tidyverse with publically available Nordic databases

Case study of using R & tidyverse to wrangle and graphically describe publicly available Nordic datasets

Migraine medication use in Danish and Swedish women

In this post I will explore the use of medications, which are indicated to stop migraine episodes or to prevent them. I will use publicly available aggregated data on prescribed medication in Denmark between 1996 and 2019.

Antidepressants use in Sweden

Data Several months have passed since I uploaded Swedish drug utilization data and the structure has changed since then. This time I will focus on antidepressants use in Sweden in more detail 🤓

Drug utilization in Sweden and Denmark

Nordic open access databases Nordic countries have databases with national aggregated data on, e.g. drug utilization, openly available. These databases are a great asset - you can investigate national trends for your curiosity or for research.