Knowing where to submit clinical trial results summaries to is the easy part. What becomes difficult is learning the intricacies and transparency requirements of every clinical trial registry globally, including AIDS Info. Here is an overview of this registry:
Registry name: AIDSinfo
Year established: 2002
Points of interest:
- AIDSinfo provides users access to federally-approved HIV/AIDS medical practice guidelines and HIV treatment and prevention clinical trials.
- AIDSinfo is a service under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and is ran by the National Library of Medicine, a part of the National Institute of Health.
- Users can access the search tool and find any HIV/AIDS-related clinical trials in any area of research.
- Currently, users can search HIV/AIDS clinical trials within the following categories:
- Complications/side effects
- FDA-approved HIV drugs
- FDA-approved opportunistic infection and coinfection drugs
- Investigational HIV drugs
- Opportunistic infections
- Prevention research
- Specific populations
- Treatment research
- Trials by age and study type
- Vaccine research
- Clinical trial information featured on the database is publicly available via ClinicalTrials.gov.
- A user can click on the title of any trial in the database to view the ClinicalTriald.gov summary.
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