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Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode

HONcode status The health Website
Pediatric Education
is in compliance with the HONcode

Title of the site:Pediatric Education
Web address:http://www.pediatriceducation.org/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct555546
Date of initial review: 29 Mar 2005
Validity of certificate27 Mar 2012 - Mar 2014
Date of last visit04 May 2012
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This certificate confirms the revision of the site by the HONcode Team at the above date.
It respects and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct (HONcode).

* 1. Authoritative   2. Complementarity   3. Privacy   4. Attribution   5. Justifiability   6. Transparency
    7. Financial disclosure   8. Advertising policy

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The Health on the Net (HON) certificate serves as a guarantee that this website, at the date of its certification, complies with and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct as drawn up by the HON foundation.

The responsible of the certified site commits to keep the site in compliance with the HON code principles for the duration of the certification.

Although measures such as a complaint mechanism, the periodical review and the automatic surveillance mechanisms are put in place to guarantee the compliance of the certified website with the ethical principles of HON as much as possible, incidental inaccuracies cannot be completely excluded. In no event the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) can be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or inability to use HON certified websites nor can the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for the content of these certified websites, including, but not limited to the information of third-parties or hyperlinks accessible via HON certified websites.

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You will find below the elements identified by the HONcode team at a precise date to justify the respect of the 8 ethical principles.

The content of this certificate has been collected and written by the Health On the Net Foundation (HON) and should not be used without previous permission granted by HON. A request for permission can be sent to: HON.

1. Information must be authoritative
PediatricEducation.org is curated by Donna M. D'Alessandro, M.D. and Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D.
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2. Presentation of the site
Mission: http://www.pediatriceducation.org/aboutus/
PediatricEducation.org is a Pediatric Digital Library and Learning Collaboratory intended to serve as a source of continuing pediatric education

The goal of PediatricEducation.org is to build a pediatric virtual learning community.
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It is written for and intended primarily for use by Residents, Fellows, or Attending Physicians practicing pediatrics. Medical Students beginning their study of pediatrics or Other Health Care Providers practicing pediatrics may find it useful. Finally, Patients (including patientís family members or friends) may find it of some use [...]
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Purpose of the website
The information contained in PediatricEducation.org is not a substitute for the medical care and advice of your physician. There may be variations in treatment that your physician may recommend based on individual facts and circumstances.
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3. Confidentiality
Ongoing modifications expected.
No personal or non-personal information is collected. No cookies are used. Google Analytics is used to analyze the audience of this site and improve its content. No personal information is collected from Google Analytics. For further information on Google Analytics' privacy policy, look here.
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4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
What is Hangmanís Fracture?
Li XF, Dai LY, Lu H, Chen XD. A systematic review of the management of hangmanís fractures. Eur Spine J. 2006 Mar;15(3):257-69.

Division of Adolescent School Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control. Available from the Internet at http://www.cdc.gov/HealthyYouth/injury/pdf/facts.pdf (rev. 11/2008, cited 1/30/2012).

Rayes M, Mittal M, Rengachary SS, Mittal S. Hangmanís fra...
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What is Hangmanís Fracture?
March 26th, 2012
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5. Justification of claims
This principle is not applicable for this site 

6. User support and adequation
Please send us comments by filling out our Comment Form.
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7. Disclosure of funding sources
PediatricEducation.org is funded in whole by Donna M. D'Alessandro, M.D. and Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D.
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8. Advertising policy
Advertising is not accepted.
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