Sharing Individual Participant Data (IPD) within the Context of the Trial Reporting System (TRS)

PLoS Med. 2016 Jan 19;13(1):e1001946. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001946. eCollection 2016 Jan.


Deborah Zarin and Tony Tse of ClinicalTrials.Gov consider how sharing individual participant data can and cannot help improve the reporting of clinical trials.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Intramural
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Clinical Trials as Topic / methods
  • Clinical Trials as Topic / standards*
  • Databases, Factual / standards
  • Drug Industry / methods
  • Drug Industry / standards*
  • Humans
  • Information Dissemination* / methods