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HONcode status
Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode

HONcode status The health Website
is in compliance with the HONcode

Title of the site:mdBriefCase
Web address:http://www.mdbriefcase.com/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct699921
Date of initial review: 02 May 2004
Validity of certificate11 Aug 2011 - Aug 2013
Date of last visit18 Nov 2011
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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

HONcode status
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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.

The certified website is responsible for the content of its website, unless otherwise provided by law.


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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
All programs display the name and credentials of their planning committees.
We provide FREE multimedia, interactive and accredited learning programs. Our programs are written by the leading specialists (see list of Authors) in their respective field and developed by prestigious educational institutes.
  (10 Aug 2011) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
http://www.mdBriefCase.com is Canada's foremost on-line, continuing medical education (CME) provider. We provide FREE multimedia, interactive and accredited learning programs.
  (10 Aug 2011) - Link

The site is open to all Canadian physicians, medical students, residents and nurse practitioners.
  (10 Aug 2011) - Link

Purpose of the website
This principle is not applicable for this site 

3. Confidentiality
Privacy Policy
  (10 Aug 2011) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
Antiplatelet Therapy for ACS Patients in the Outpatient Setting: Lessons from the 2010 CCS Guidelines
  (10 Aug 2011) - Link

Page Last Modified: 3/18/2011
  (10 Aug 2011) - Link

5. Justification of claims
This principle is not applicable for this site 

6. User support and adequation
An email is provided.
Contact Us
  (10 Aug 2011) - Link


7. Disclosure of funding sources
See also: Programs developed by
URL: http://www.mdbriefcase.com/default.aspx
Sponsorship for our programs is secured from various sources such as government groups, medical associations, and pharmaceutical companies. A program sponsorship funding is allocated to both mdBriefCase and our partner associations. The Association’s funding is used to develop the content, recruit and pay faculty, and secure accreditation. mdBriefCase’s portion of the funding is used for the programming, hosting, and awareness efforts to the membership.
  (22 Sep 2011) - Link

8. Advertising policy
This web site does not accept advertising.
  (10 Aug 2011) - Link

  (10 Aug 2011) - Link

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