Certificate of compliance

My Knee Guide

is in compliance with the HONcode

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2 Years

Certificate validity 26 Feb 2017 - Feb 2018

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HONcode identification number:

HONConduct713989

Date of initial review:

27 Nov 2014

Certificate validity

26 Feb 2017 - Feb 2018

Date of last visit:

26 Feb 2017
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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.

All the medical content found has been created by Dr. Brian Hatten, a full time practicing, board certified orthopedic surgeon.
 

(14 Jan 2017) - Link

Collaborative platforms:

My Knee Guide may, but is not obligated to, monitor or review any areas on the Application/Website where users transmit or post communications or communicate solely with each other, including but not limited to story boards, bulletin boards or other user forums, and the content of any such communications.

(14 Jan 2017) - Link

The information on My Knee GuideSM is not intended or implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.
 

(14 Jan 2017) - Link

Privacy Policy
 

(14 Jan 2017) - Link

Collaborative platforms:

The My Knee Guide "Stories" section provides an area for users to read and describe their own experiences and leave comments to other users. These stories and comments are visible to all users of My Knee Guide. However, in order to add a story or comment the user must be a registered user. When a user submits a story or comment, this submission is subject to review by My Knee Guide prior to publication. This review process will ensure that the submission is appropriately related to knee arthritis and/or knee replacement experiences.

(26 Feb 2017) - Link

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

Anesthesia for Knee Replacement Surgery There are several choices
Written by: Brian Hatten, M.D. and Edward Mariano, M.D. | Revised: June 4, 2016
 

(14 Jan 2017) - Link

Collaborative platforms:

My Knee Guide requests certain guidelines be followed for these submissions. Users should provide source information for the health/medical information discussed when it is not personal experience or general knowledge. Personal experience is any symptom, test, treatment etc. that the person or a close family member has undergone himself/herself. All statements about statistics, data, studies and new advancement in medicine should have trustworthy sources.

(26 Feb 2017) - Link

Anesthesia for Knee Replacement Surgery There are several choices
Written by: Brian Hatten, M.D. and Edward Mariano, M.D. | Revised: June 4, 2016
 

(14 Jan 2017) - Link

This principle is not applicable to this site 


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Appropriate medical sponsorship may include the following:
Orthopaedic surgeons
Joint replacement manufacturers
Hospitals
Home health care and therapy services
In-patient acute rehabilitation facilities
Out-patient physical therapy services
Certain pharmaceutical products
Bracing and certain medical supplies
National or regional organizations that promote the well being of knee replacement patients
 

(14 Jan 2017) - Link

The educational materials found on My Knee Guide have been created separately from the influence of sponsors.
 

(26 Feb 2017) - Link

My Knee Guide does not host any advertising banners, links or other ad-related material that are served by third parties. My Knee Guide does display banners and advertising from our direct sponsors. Sponsors have the opportunity to provide our users with more information about their products through sponsorship pages. The "sponsor's notes" have been reviewed by Empire Digital, LLC to ensure appropriateness for publication on My Knee Guide. However, Empire Digital, LLC is not responsible for, nor provides any warranty for accuracy of any sponsor's claim. A list of sponsors within a user's geographic region can be found in the header of our website and/or at the top banner on our iPhone app.
 

(26 Feb 2017) - Link

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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The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

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