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Unique identifier OMICS_06245
Alternative name WHO Adverse Reaction Terminology
Restrictions to use None
Maintained Yes


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    • Homo sapiens


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WHO-ART citations


Comparative assessment of five trials of universal HIV testing and treatment in sub‐Saharan Africa

PMCID: 5810333
PMID: 29314658
DOI: 10.1002/jia2.25048

[…] posure prophylaxis (PrEP) and considered the UNAIDS 90‐90‐90 targets for 2020. In all studies, the control arms immediately followed the national guidelines. Figure  shows the integration of the 2013 WHO ART recommendations in the arms of each trial, with the threshold for ART initiation changing in the control arms from ≤350 CD4 cells/μl to ≤500 CD4 cells/μl: in 2014 for Zambia (PopART), Uganda a […]


Multicentre, open label, randomised, parallel group, superiority study to compare the efficacy of octreotide therapy 40 mg monthly versus standard of care in patients with refractory anaemia due to gastrointestinal bleeding from small bowel angiodysplasias: a protocol of the OCEAN trial

BMJ Open
PMCID: 5030574
PMID: 27619827
DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011442

[…] rmally distributed data. Pearson's χ2 test will be used to compare dichotomised outcomes between the two arms. Frequency tables will be compiled for (serious) AEs classified according to the standard WHO—Adverse Reaction Terminology (WHO-ART) Body System Dictionary and preferred terms. All statistical analyses will be two-sided with a critical significance level of 5%. Missing data and loss to fol […]


HIV Treatment As Prevention Research: Authors’ Reply

PLoS Med
PMCID: 4355408
PMID: 25756214
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001799

[…] TB is a named contributor to the 2013 WHO ART guidelines as well as an investigator on the ANRS 12249 Treatment-as-Prevention trial in South Africa and the MaxART study in Swaziland. NE and DW declare that they have no competing interests […]


HIV Treatment As Prevention Research: Taking the Right Road at the Crossroads

PLoS Med
PMCID: 4355412
PMID: 25756285
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001800

[…] are measuring the impact of TasP on HIV incidence using a community-randomised design.In June 2014, Till Bärnighausen and colleagues [] presented their views on the implications of the 2013 change in WHO ART guidelines for the TasP studies. Their main conclusions were that as WHO guidelines are implemented [], it will become unethical to continue the trials because the new guidelines cannot be wit […]


Drug resistance is widespread among children who receive long term antiretroviral treatment at a rural Tanzanian hospital

J Antimicrob Chemother
PMCID: 2920178
PMID: 20576637
DOI: 10.1093/jac/dkq234

[…] Haydom Lutheran Hospital is a 400 bed hospital located in northern Tanzania. Since 2003, free ART has been offered to HIV-infected children in accordance with guidelines from the WHO. ART eligibility was based solely on clinical criteria (WHO paediatric stage 3 or 4) until 2006, when automated CD4 cell counts became available (FACSCount flow cytometer, Becton Dickinson, San Jo […]


A case report: using SNOMED CT for grouping Adverse Drug Reactions Terms

BMC Med Inform Decis Mak
PMCID: 2582791
PMID: 19007441
DOI: 10.1186/1472-6947-8-S1-S4

[…] Our material includes the WHO-ART (2004 third quarter) and the SNOMED CT terminologies. SNOMED CT is available through UMLS (2005AA).WHO-ART [] is organized in three hierarchical levels. HLTs and PTs are linked to included ter […]


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