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Methodological challenges in biomedical HIV prevention trials

Author: Alicia Gable; Stephen W Lagakos; Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on the Methodological Challenges in HIV Prevention Trials.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2008.
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"This IOM committee was formed at the request of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and charged with addressing methodological challenges in late-stage nonvaccine biomedical HIV prevention trials with a specific focus on microbicide and pre-exposure prophylaxis trials."
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Methodological challenges in biomedical HIV prevention trials.
Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2008299718
(OCoLC)223867780
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alicia Gable; Stephen W Lagakos; Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on the Methodological Challenges in HIV Prevention Trials.
ISBN: 9780309114318 0309114314
DOI: 10.17226/12056
OCLC Number: 568043994
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 258 pages) : illustrations
Contents: ""Front Matter""; ""Reviewers""; ""Contents""; ""Summary""; ""Introduction""; ""1 The Status and Challenges of Biomedical HIV Prevention Trials""; ""2 Basic Design Features: Size, Duration, and Type of Trials, and Choice of Control Group""; ""3 Design Considerations: Risk-Reduction Counseling""; ""4 Design Considerations: Pregnancy""; ""5 Design Considerations: Adherence""; ""6 Design Considerations: Recruitment and Retention""; ""7 Site Preparedness""; ""8 Estimating HIV Incidence""; ""9 Interim Monitoring and Analysis of Results""; ""10 Alternative Designs""; ""Appendixes"" ""Appendix A: Public Committee Meeting Agendas""""Appendix B: Acronyms""; ""Appendix C: Supporting Materials for Chapter 2""; ""Appendix D: Methods for Analyzing Adherence""; ""Appendix E: Committee Biographies""
Responsibility: Committee on the Methodological Challenges in HIV Prevention Trials, Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies ; Stephen W. Lagakos and Alicia R. Gable, editors.

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"This IOM committee was formed at the request of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and charged with addressing methodological challenges in late-stage nonvaccine biomedical HIV prevention trials with a specific focus on microbicide and pre-exposure prophylaxis trials."
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