Certificate of compliance

Dr Fady Rachid

is in compliance with the HONcode

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12 Years

Certificate validity: valid until Feb 2022

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HONcode identification number:

HONConduct544117

Date of initial review:

11 Feb 2009

Certificate validity:

valid until Feb 2022

Date of last visit:

19 Feb 2021

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 text on this site is written by Dr Fady Rachid (MD) with the intention of providing
information about the treatments offered in his private practice.
 

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It is important to note that this site is not a substitute for medical advice or diagnosis and
patients should contact their physician if they have any questions about their medical
condition or if they need medical help. Any patient interested in pursuing rTMS
treatment should consult the physician first to have a full understanding of this
treatment. We cannot be legally responsible for any decisions made solely based on this web site.
 

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We will not share your personal data; email addresses, personal and medical
information exchanged on this website with any party.
Furthermore, every effort has been made on this site to respect the requirements of
Swiss medical laws and regulations including those pertaining to medical or personal
information.This site does not utilize Cookies.
 

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

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In comparison with other treatments for depression, rTMS has been shown to have very few adverse or undesirable effects. Generally speaking, the side effects of rTMS are relatively mild.
The most common potential side effects of rTMS are the following:
Headaches in 10 to 20% of the cases. These headaches usually go away with the help of analgesic medications like acetaminophen or paracetamol.
Light-headedness and mild somnolence after sessions.
Noise (your physician will provide you with earplugs).
Very rarely, manic or mixed symptoms (agitation, irritability).
Seizures or convulsions (1 in 1000 patients).
In order to reduce the above-mentioned side effects and in order to avoid complications, the physician who will administer rTMS will scrupulously follow all safety recommendations adopted by the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology (IFCN, www.ifcn.info) and by the International Society for Transcranial Stimulation.
 

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Phone: + 41 22 346 59 18
Fax: +41 22 346 36 02
Email:
 

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This site is solely funded by Dr. Fady RACHID
 

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il n'y pas de conflit d'intérêt financier avec l'industrie pharmaceutique, laboratoires ou les fabriquants de produits et materiels médicaux.
 

no third-party funding or publicity has
been accepted on this site,
 

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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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