Certificate of compliance

Association for Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Disorders (AMEND)

is in compliance with the HONcode

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3 Years

Certificate validity: 03 Jan 2017 - Jan 2018

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Date of initial review:

25 Jun 2013

Certificate validity:

03 Jan 2017 - Jan 2018

Date of last visit:

03 Jan 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.

AMEND UK Medical Advisory Team (AMAT)
AMEND takes its responsibility of supplying accurate information to patients very seriously. As such, the AMEND Medical Advisory Team are imperative to the production of our patient resources such as our website and patient information books. All our advisors give their time freely and AMEND is very grateful for their help and commitment.

(03 Jan 2017) - Link

This website is not intended to replace clinical care decisions and you should always discuss any concerns you have with your specialist. Every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained in this website is accurate, nevertheless, AMEND cannot accept responsibility for any clinical decisions.

(14 Dec 2016) - Link

Through the variety of work that AMEND undertakes, different forms of information may be collected from you at different times, and retained. In all cases, we DO NOT pass on your contact details to any third party unless you give us permission to do so, and any contractors employed at any time who may, for reasons beyond our control, have access to information are required to sign a confidentiality agreement.

(14 Dec 2016) - Link

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

Where do we get our medical information from?
AMEND is very much guided on the production of our information resources by our Medical Advisory Team who are all experts in their fields.
Information about the medical disorders is based upon the following:

(03 Jan 2017) - Link

Written by Jo Grey
Published: 16 February 2011
Last Updated: 18 February 2013

(03 Jan 2017) - Link

This principle is not applicable to this site 

Contact information of different members available from the link Contact us

Contact us

(14 Dec 2016) - Link

This website is funded entirely from AMEND general funds.

(14 Dec 2016) - Link

Indicated for each Health professional

Professor Maralyn Druce
(Professor of Endocrine Medicine and Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist at Barts Health NHS Trust, London)
Disclosures: conference support and advisory board fees from Ipsen and Novartis

Indicated for each Health professional


(03 Jan 2017) - Link

AMEND does not seek, host or receive funding from advertising on its website.

(14 Dec 2016) - Link

The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

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