Certificate of compliance

OpenVigil - open tools for data-mining and analysis of pharmacovigilance data

is in compliance with the HONcode

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1 Year

Certificate validity: 27 Dec 2016 - Dec 2017

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Date of initial review:

19 Sep 2015

Certificate validity:

27 Dec 2016 - Dec 2017

Date of last visit:

27 Dec 2016
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

Responsible for this website (Impressum / Betreiber der Website): Dr. med. Ruwen Böhm, Institut für Experimentelle und Klinisch Pharmakologie, UKSH Kiel

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

All software uses browser cookies. Cookies are used for the captchas and to store previous queries as convenience for the user (OpenVigilFDA only). Users are not tracked. Emails sent to the projects members are treated confidentially and are neither systematically saved nor used for statistics.

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

There are several national and international databases of so called spontaneous adverse event reports, e.g., the U.S. american FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (AERS, mostly domestic data) or the WHO Uppsala Monitoring Centre (international).

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This page was last changed on 2016-11-25.

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Due to the origin and nature of the data and the ongoing work on our programs, all results should be considered unvalidated. Especially, any findings must not uncritically be used for therapy changes or legal proceedings. However, these data are well usable for hypothesis generation.

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The project is maintained by Dr. Ruwen Böhm, specialist for clinical pharmacology, Institute of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, UKSH Kiel, and Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Klein, computer scientist, Institut für Informatik, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel,

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The project is funded by public funding via the Christian Albrechts University (CAU) of Kiel, Germany.

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The authors declare no conflicts of interested as they have no financial or other relation to any of the producers.

There is no funding via advertisements.

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