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King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Arabic Health Encyclopedia

is in compliance with the HONcode

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5 Years

Certificate validity: 06 Oct 2017 - Oct 2018

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Date of initial review:

22 Oct 2012

Certificate validity:

06 Oct 2017 - Oct 2018

Date of last visit:

06 Oct 2017
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

The medical and health content from these licensors is evidence-based knowledge derived from peer-reviewed scientific research and from the direct experience of clinicians, other health professionals, patients and the wider public. Furthermore, the medical and health information derived from these licensors has been checked initially for accuracy, accessibility, balance and tone. For more information about the exact editorial policy of the licensors, check their websites.
Editorial Process:
Generating new content in KAAHE goes through 9 steps:
Phase 1. Receiving English content from a licensor.
Phase 2. Reviewing/Editing content.
Phase 3. Validating English texts.
Phase 4. Translating English texts into Arabic.
Phase 5. Adding, reviewing or validating attached images/media.
Phase 6. Validating Arabic translation.
Phase 7. In some cases a final verification by licensor is executed.
Phase 8. Reviewing the final content by the chief-in-editor.
Phase 9. Publishing the content.
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Information provided on this website is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. You should not use the information on the website or the information on links from this site to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without consulting with a qualified healthcare provider.
Should a medical condition exist, please consult your family physician for medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health providers prior to starting any new treatment or with any question you may have regarding medical conditions.

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When you browse the website and do not interact with the site for any online service or product, you browse anonymously. Personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, phone number and e-mail address is not collected as you browse.
When you become a registered user on our site, or choose to interact with our site in other ways, such as subscribing to personalized services, subscribing to our newsletter, registering for the mobile version of the Encyclopedia, testing your knowledge, participating in online surveys, submitting questions or comments or requesting information or materials, we will collect certain personal information from you. The type of personal information collected will vary but may include name, address, phone number, birth date, e-mail address and other demographic information. We do not collect Social Security numbers via this website. The type of product or service that you seek will determine the personal information that is collected.

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

The medical and health information available on this website is licensed to the NGHA by several partners of the NGHA. The following partners have licensed the KAAHE website to use their information:
NHS choices provides the videoís
WHO Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office provides the dictionary and the mesh
Daily health stories are provided by Health Day News. Copyrights © 2016 HealthDay. All rights reserved
Healthy recipes are provided by EatingWell.com Copyrights © Meredith Corporation. All rights reserved.
Symptom Checker content is provided by Harvard Medical School Copyrights © Harvard Health Publications. All rights reserved

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Last Updated on Sunday, 12 March 2017 06:43

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

All contact information available from the link Contact on the footer of each page of the website.


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The project was presented to King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, the King of Saudi Arabia who is well known for his support to humanitarian projects. The project was approved officially and announced during the Saudi E-health conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on May 2010. A project team was formed headed by the VP for Technology and Health Informatics at KSAU-HS University. KAAHE was first launched during the Saudi E-Health conference, held in Riyadh 11th March 2012.
Stakeholders and supporting organizations:
The development and maintenance of KAAHE has been made possible by:

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لا يعرض موقع الموسوعة أية إعلانات تجارية،
Url: www.kaahe.org/ar/%D9%86%D8%A8%D8%B0%D8%A9-%D8%B9%D9%86-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%85%D9%88%D8%B3%D9%88%D8%B9%D8%A9.html

KAAHE does not host or display any advertisement. External links are provided solely for further information purposes and not for commercial use. These links are not endorsed by KAAHE, and visiting these links should be at userís own responsibility. Consult the terms of use, privacy policy and disclaimer of every website you visit to ensure you are aware of the legal conditions.


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