Certificate of compliance

International Osteoporosis Foundation

is in compliance with the HONcode

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Certificate validity 12 Oct 2011 - Oct 2013

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HONcode identification number:

HONConduct515676

Date of initial review:

03 Oct 2011

Certificate validity

12 Oct 2011 - Oct 2013

Date of last visit:

30 Sep 2015
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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.

Medical and scientific information and advice is reviewed by IOF Science Manager Dr. Dominique Pierroz in collaboration with members of the IOF Committee of Scientific Advisors (CSA).
 

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The information on this website is intended to complement, not replace, professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.
 

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Web privacy policy
IOF respects the privacy of personal information and complies with the current legislation for online data according to the Swiss Federal Data Protection Act. In order to safeguard the privacy of our members, readers and conference attendees, the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) has instituted the following privacy policies to protect personal information. This policy explains the data processing practices for all IOF congress registration websites as well as for the online journal Progress in Osteoporosis (collectively referred to herein as "IOF Website...
 

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

References
1. World Health Organisation. Assessment of fracture risk and its implication to screening for postmenopausal osteoporosis: Technical report series 843. Geneva: WHO,1994
2. De Laet C, Odén A, Johansson H, Johnell O, Jönsson B, Kanis J A. The impact of the use of multiple risk indicators for fracture on case-finding strategies: a mathematical approach. Osteoporosis Int. 2005;16:313-18
3. Kanis JA, Johnell O, Odén A, Dawson A, De LAet C, Jonsson B. Ten year probabilities of osteoporotic fractures according to BMD and diagnosis thresholds. Osteoporosis Int 2001;12:...
 

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9, rue Juste-Olivier
CH-1260 Nyon
Switzerland
T +41 22 994 0100
F +41 22 994 0101
 

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IOF acknowledges corporate sponsors for any unrestricted educational grants and financial sponsorship. The appearance of corporate logos solely acknowledges this sponsorship and does not constitute an endorsement by the IOF for the products of sponsoring companies.
 

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IOF does not accept or host paid advertising and does not promote or endorse commercial products or services on its website. IOF acknowledges corporate sponsors for any unrestricted educational grants and financial sponsorship. The appearance of corporate logos solely acknowledges this sponsorship and does not constitute an endorsement by the IOF for the products of sponsoring companies.
 

IOF does not accept or host paid advertising and does not promote or endorse commercial products or services on its website.
 

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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.

Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.

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