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HONcode status
 
Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode


HONcode status The health Website
Clinical Trials
is in compliance with the HONcode


Title of the site:Clinical Trials
Web address:http://www.clinicaltrials.gov/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct533410
Date of initial review: 19 Jul 2005
Validity of certificate22 Oct 2013 - Oct 2015
Date of last visit22 Oct 2013

This certificate confirms the revision of the site by the HONcode Team at the above date.
It respects and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct (HONcode).

* 1. Authoritative   2. Complementarity   3. Privacy   4. Attribution   5. Justifiability   6. Transparency
    7. Financial disclosure   8. Advertising policy



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The Health on the Net (HON) certificate serves as a guarantee that this website, at the date of its certification, complies with and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct as drawn up by the HON foundation.

The responsible of the certified site commits to keep the site in compliance with the HON code principles for the duration of the certification.

Although measures such as a complaint mechanism, the periodical review and the automatic surveillance mechanisms are put in place to guarantee the compliance of the certified website with the ethical principles of HON as much as possible, incidental inaccuracies cannot be completely excluded. In no event the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) can be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or inability to use HON certified websites nor can the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for the content of these certified websites, including, but not limited to the information of third-parties or hyperlinks accessible via HON certified websites.

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You will find below the elements identified by the HONcode team at a precise date to justify the respect of the 8 ethical principles.

The content of this certificate has been collected and written by the Health On the Net Foundation (HON) and should not be used without previous permission granted by HON. A request for permission can be sent to: HON.

1. Information must be authoritative
A service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health
  (22 Oct 2013) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
Mission: Header of site
 
ClinicalTrials.gov is a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.
  (22 Oct 2013) - Link

Audience: Header of site
 

A service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health
ClinicalTrials.gov is a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.
  (22 Oct 2013) - Link

Purpose of the website
See the disclaimer for the National Institutes of Health Web site.
  (22 Oct 2013) - Link

3. Confidentiality
Privacy policy at the bottom of the site.
  (22 Oct 2013) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
2013

DiPiazza K, Williams RJ, Zarin DA, Tse T. Terminated trials in ClinicalTrials.gov: Characteristics and evaluation of reasons for termination (PDF). Presented at: Seventh International Congress on Peer Review and Biomedical Publication; September 2013; Chicago, IL.
  (22 Oct 2013) - Link

5. Justification of claims
This principle is not applicable for this site 

6. User support and adequation
A contact form is available to users.
Contact Help Desk
  (22 Oct 2013) - Link

The National Library of Medicine is making every effort to ensure that the information available on our Web site is accessible to all. If you use special adaptive equipment to access the Web and encounter problems when using our site, please let us know.
  (25 Mar 2011) - Link

7. Disclosure of funding sources
The Web site is maintained by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
  (22 Oct 2013) - Link

8. Advertising policy
Because ClinicalTrials.gov is a government Web site, it does not host, or receive funding from, advertising or the display of commercial content.
  (22 Oct 2013) - Link

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