Certificate of compliance


is in compliance with the HONcode

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6 Years

Certificate validity: 18 Sep 2013 - Sep 2015

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Date of initial review:

26 Mar 2007

Certificate validity:

18 Sep 2013 - Sep 2015

Date of last visit:

18 Sep 2013
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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.

Lowell A. Goldsmith
Chair - Editorial Board
Lowell A. Goldsmith, MD, MPH, is Dean Emeritus of the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and Professor of Dermatology and is presently Professor of Dermatology at the University of North Carolina. www.skinsight.com/info/about-our-authors-and-editors

Skinsight is unique in that we provide quality health information coupled with world-class medical images. All content is created, edited, and reviewed by physicians and qualified health care professionals.

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The material on this web site is provided for educational purposes only, and is not to be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

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Skinsight is committed to your privacy. No identifiable user information is collected or stored regarding your activity on the Skinsight Web site. Skinsight will never sell or distribute information pertaining to visitors to our site.

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

Bolognia, Jean L., ed. Dermatology, pp.223, 239, 253-256. New York: Mosby, 2003.
Freedberg, Irwin M., ed. Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine. 6th ed. pp.1109-1110, 1313, 2326. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2003

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Last Updated: 22 Dec 2008

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Most recently, common causes of allergic contact dermatitis include nickel, chromates, rubber chemicals, and topical antibiotic ointments and creams. Frequent sensitizers in the general population also include fragrance, formaldehyde, lanolin (wool grease found in ointments and cosmetics), and a host of other common environmental chemicals.

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Skinsight is a consumer-focused Web site developed by Logical Images, Inc. Based in Rochester, NY, Logical Images develops products to speed visual recognition and clinical decision making. It is a company of digital imaging experts, leaders in computer-based design and knowledge management, skilled image archivists, and practicing physicians. The company's comprehensive library of digital medical photographs and easy-to-use software help clinicians in critical jobs make better decisions. www.logicalimages.com
To realize our goal of providing trusted health care information and images to consumers, Skinsight accepts sponsorships and online advertisements.

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Skinsight does not endorse or recommend any products, content, or services associated with these advertisements or Third Party Sites. Skinsight does not control the content of these advertisements and is not responsible for the content of the Third Party Sites.

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To realize our goal of providing trusted health care information and images to consumers, Skinsight accepts sponsorships and online advertisements.

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Skinsight maintains a separation between advertising content and editorial content. All advertising content on Skinsight.com is labeled as an advertisement or sponsored content.

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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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