Last time, we discussed the Map view to see clinical trials plotted on a map. Today, we’re going to explore the timeline view, which gives a chronological map of sorts to visualize clinical trials.
With such a huge library of clinical trial data house within our system, we want to give our users as many ways to discover trials that would aid their research.
Let’s say, for example, you want to see all the tuberculosis trials that occurred in the 2000′s and filter to those which took place in the last half of the decade. How can you filter through dozens of search returns in a simple way? By showing an interactive timeline view, we’ve made this possible.
To see more, let’s dig in.
Plotting your timeline
To find the timeline view, let’s continue our tuberculosis user case from our series of posts. In this case, I’m searching for trials regarding tuberculosis. To see timeline view, simply select Timeline from the list of options at top of the search screen: