Swiss HIV Cohort Study

Overview

Acronym
SHCS
Website
SHCS
Investigators
  • Prof. Dr. med. Huldrych Günthard

    University Hospital Zurich

Contacts
  • Katharina Kusejko

    University Zurich

General Design

Study design
Cohort
Start Year
1988
General Information on Follow Up (profile, frequency)
Recruitment Target
  • Individuals
Number of Participants
21,283
Number of Participants with Biological Samples
19,415
Supplementary information about number of participants

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Possible Access to Data
Possible Access to Biosamples
Other

Possible access to biosamples on request.

Marker Paper

Scherrer AU, Traytel A, Braun DL, Calmy A, Battegay M, Cavassini M, Furrer H, Schmid P, Bernasconi E, Stoeckle M, Kahlert C, Trkola A, Kouyos RD, Tarr P, Marzolini C, Wandeler G, Fellay J, Bucher H, Yerly S, Suter F, Hirsch H, Huber M, Dollenmaier G, Perreau M, Martinetti G, Rauch A, Günthard HF, and the SHCS. Cohort profile update: The Swiss HIV Cohort Study (SHCS). International Journal of Epidemiology.

PUBMED 34363666

Supplementary Information

Timeline

Population

SHCS population

Selection Criteria

Minimum age
18
Countries
  • Switzerland
Territory
Basel, Bern, Geneva, Lausanne and Zurich, and two canton St Gallen and Ticino
Health Status
  • HIV infected

Sources of Recruitment

Specific Population
  • Clinic patients
Supplementary Information

Sample Size

Number of Participants
No Limit

Data Collection Events

# Name Description Start End
0 SHCS - Registration 1988 (January) Ongoing
1 SHCS - Follow-up 1 1988 (January) 1988 (June)
2 SHCS - Follow-up 2 1988 (July) 1988 (December)
3 SHCS - Follow-up 3 1989 (January) 1989 (June)
4 SHCS - Follow-up 4 1989 (July) 1989 (December)
5 SHCS - Follow-up 5 1990 (January) 1990 (June)
6 SHCS - Follow-up 6 1990 (July) 1990 (December)
7 SHCS - Follow-up 7 1991 (January) 1991 (June)
8 SHCS - Follow-up 8 1991 (July) 1991 (December)
9 SHCS - Follow-up 9 1992 (January) 1992 (June)
10 SHCS - Follow-up 10 1992 (July) 1992 (December)
11 SHCS - Follow-up 11 1993 (January) 1993 (June)
12 SHCS - Follow-up 12 1993 (July) 1993 (December)
13 SHCS - Follow-up 13 1994 (January) 1994 (June)
14 SHCS - Follow-up 14 1994 (July) 1994 (December)
15 SHCS - Follow-up 15 1995 (January) 1995 (June)
16 SHCS - Follow-up 16 1995 (July) 1995 (December)
17 SHCS - Follow-up 17 1996 (January) 1996 (June)
18 SHCS - Follow-up 18 1996 (July) 1996 (December)
19 SHCS - Follow-up 19 1997 (January) 1997 (June)
20 SHCS - Follow-up 20 1997 (July) 1997 (December)
21 SHCS - Follow-up 21 1998 (January) 1998 (June)
22 SHCS - Follow-up 22 1998 (July) 1998 (December)
23 SHCS - Follow-up 23 1999 (January) 1999 (June)
24 SHCS - Follow-up 24 1999 (July) 1999 (December)
25 SHCS - Follow-up 25 2000 (January) 2000 (June)
26 SHCS - Follow-up 26 2000 (July) 2000 (December)
27 SHCS - Follow-up 27 2001 (January) 2001 (June)
28 SHCS - Follow-up 28 2001 (July) 2001 (December)
29 SHCS - Follow-up 29 2002 (January) 2002 (June)
30 SHCS - Follow-up 30 2002 (July) 2002 (December)
31 SHCS - Follow-up 31 2003 (January) 2003 (June)
32 SHCS - Follow-up 32 2003 (July) 2003 (December)
33 SHCS - Follow-up 33 2004 (January) 2004 (June)
34 SHCS - Follow-up 34 2004 (July) 2004 (December)
35 SHCS - Follow-up 35 2005 (January) 2005 (June)
36 SHCS - Follow-up 36 2005 (July) 2005 (December)
37 SHCS - Follow-up 37 2006 (January) 2006 (June)
38 SHCS - Follow-up 38 2006 (July) 2006 (December)
39 SHCS - Follow-up 39 2007 (January) 2007 (June)
40 SHCS - Follow-up 40 2007 (July) 2007 (December)
41 SHCS - Follow-up 41 2008 (January) 2008 (June)
42 SHCS - Follow-up 42 2008 (July) 2008 (December)
43 SHCS - Follow-up 43 2009 (January) 2009 (June)
44 SHCS - Follow-up 44 2009 (July) 2009 (December)
45 SHCS - Follow-up 45 2010 (January) 2010 (June)
46 SHCS - Follow-up 46 2010 (July) 2010 (December)
47 SHCS - Follow-up 47 2011 (January) 2011 (June)
48 SHCS - Follow-up 48 2011 (July) 2011 (December)
49 SHCS - Follow-up 49 2012 (January) 2012 (June)
50 SHCS - Follow-up 50 2012 (July) 2012 (December)
51 SHCS - Follow-up 51 2013 (January) 2013 (June)
52 SHCS - Follow-up 52 2013 (July) 2013 (December)
53 SHCS - Follow-up 53 2014 (January) 2014 (June)
54 SHCS - Follow-up 54 2014 (July) 2014 (December)
55 SHCS - Follow-up 55 2015 (January) 2015 (June)
56 SHCS - Follow-up 56 2015 (July) 2015 (December)
57 SHCS - Follow-up 57 2016 (January) 2016 (June)
58 SHCS - Follow-up 58 2016 (July) 2016 (December)
59 SHCS - Follow-up 59 2017 (January) 2017 (June)
60 SHCS - Follow-up 60 2017 (July) 2017 (December)
61 SHCS - Follow-up 61 2018 (January) 2018 (June)
62 SHCS - Follow-up 62 2018 (July) 2018 (December)
63 SHCS - Follow-up 63 2019 (January) 2019 (June)
64 SHCS - Follow-up 64 2019 (July) 2019 (December)
65 SHCS - Follow-up 65 2020 (January) 2020 (June)
66 SHCS - Follow-up 66 2020 (July) 2020 (December)
67 SHCS - Follow-up 67 2021 (January) 2021 (June)
68 SHCS - Follow-up 68 2021 (July) Ongoing

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