letter of intent
letter of intent

full proposal
letter of intent

peer review
letter of intent



  1. for a study taking place in one or two centres only or for a study including less than 100 patients
  2. for a study where the involvement of the SHCS regarding data, blood samples and budget is minor
  3. for international collaborations where the SHCS contributes less than half of the included patients


The SHCS or MoCHiV member list has to be included as a footnote.

Reporting of observational data
Please refer to the recommendations made by STROBE.

After publication of an article, a copy of the article with mention of the project number should be sent by e-mail to the coordination centre: shcs.admin©usz.ch .