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Mayfield Chiari Center

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Certificate validity: 05 Jan 2012 - Jan 2014

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HONcode identification number:

HONConduct532272

Date of initial review:

05 Jan 2012

Certificate validity:

05 Jan 2012 - Jan 2014

Date of last visit:

14 Apr 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.

For further information see "Our team" page.

All material on our web site is developed under the direction of the Mayfield Patient Education Committee. Our content is peer reviewed by the physicians, nurse practitioners, and researchers of the Mayfield Clinic and University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute. All material is based on the scientific literature and the collective wisdom of our practicing physicians.
 

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The information contained on MayfieldClinic.com is not intended nor is it implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice, nor is it intended to be for medical diagnosis or treatment. The service is presented for the sole purpose of disseminating health information. It is not intended and must not be taken to be the provision or practice of medical, nursing or professional health care advice or services in any jurisdiction. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.
 

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Website Privacy Policy
Mayfield understands how important the privacy of personal information is to our patients and website visitors. We are committed to honoring your privacy, and to offering special protections for any personal health information you choose to share with us. The document you are reading is our privacy policy for our web sites, and it describes what information we may collect about you, what uses we may make of it, how you can tell us what to do with your information, and what precautions we take against unauthorized access or use of your information. This site is in compliance with all federal regulations regarding privacy and security of personal/health information.
 

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

Sources (...) reviewed by: John M. Tew, MD, Nancy McMahon, RN Mayfield Clinic, University of Cincinnati Department of Neurosurgery
 

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Pages are individually dated.
 

last updated: 1.2012
 

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Treatment options vary depending on the severity of symptoms, the extent of tonsillar herniation, and the presence of other conditions such as syringomyelia, hydrocephalus, and disorders of the skull and spine.
 

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Mailing address, phone, email and a contact form are provided.

Contact us
 

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This site is owned by Mayfield Clinic, 506 Oak Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219. (...) Content created by Mayfield is free from influence by any drug, biotech, medical device, or other company in the healthcare industry. Our materials are written at an eighth grade reading level.
 

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MayfieldChiariCenter.com does not accept commercial advertising.
 

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