Certificate of compliance

Bariatric Surgery Source

is in compliance with the HONcode

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8 Years

Certificate validity: valid until Jul 2020

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

13 May 2011

Certificate validity:

valid until Jul 2020

Date of last visit:

04 Jul 2019
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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.

Medical Advisory Council

(11 Jun 2019) - Link

The information contained in this website is provided for general information purposes and your specific results may vary depending on a variety of circumstances. It is not intended as nor should be relied upon as medical advice. Rather, it is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her existing physician(s). Before you use any of the information provided in the site, you should seek the advice of a qualified medical, dietary, fitness or other appropriate professional.

(11 Jun 2019) - Link

Privacy Policy

(11 Jun 2019) - Link

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

Medically Reviewed by:
John Rabkin, MD, FACS
Board Certified Bariatric Surgeon

(11 Jun 2019) - Link

Last Updated: 06/07/2019

(11 Jun 2019) - Link

Complete List of Risks & Complications Associated with Bariatric Surgery

(11 Jun 2019) - Link

Contact Us

(11 Jun 2019) - Link

In order to have the resources necessary to create the high-quality content on BSS, we accept remuneration from third parties that advertise on BSS.

(04 Jul 2019) - Link

Our content will always be free of any outside financial influence from medical providers, medical device manufacturers, or any other third party.

(11 Jun 2019) - Link

All advertising on BSS is clearly marked by using borders and other distinguishing elements and/or identified as an “Ad,” “Advertisement,” “Sponsored” or a similar designation indicating that the content is being provided by or on behalf of the sponsor.

(11 Jun 2019) - 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.

Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.

Those responsible for the certified website are responsible for the content of the website unless otherwise provided by law.

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