A Toolkit for Developing Bilingual Lexicons for International HIV Prevention Clinical Trials

Researchers often use technical terminology that trial participants may not easily understand. Those working on international clinical trials face additional communication challenges when local languages do not have scientific or technical vocabularies in relevant subject areas. This toolkit guides researchers through a process for identifying or improving translations of clinical research terms that are difficult to translate or comprehend.

Length: 
62 pages
Year: 
2013
Organization: 
Population Council, FHI 360
Languages: 
English
Author(s): 
Ramirez C, Mack N, Friedland B