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Date of initial review:

12 Sep 2006

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valid until Jan 2012

Date of last visit:

30 Jan 2010
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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.

Editorial Team
iHealthSpot’s award-winning Patient Education Library is created by an experienced team of authors and editors made up of Board-Certified Physicians and Clinical Doctorates. Each member of iHealthSpot’s Editorial Team offers a vast array of knowledge and expertise in varying areas of medicine. Together, this team creates exceptional medical content designed to inform and educate patients in language that they can understand. iHealthSpot’s Patient Education Library helps doctors to better inform their patients about the conditions or treatments that they or their loved ones are experiencing. iHealthSpot’s Editorial Team is committed to bringing only the most accurate and up-to-date information to patients and enhancing the doctor-patient relationship.
* Steve E. Meadows, MD, Chief Medical Officer
* Mary Car-Blanchard, OTD, OTR/L, Senior Medical Author
* Ernie F. Soto, DDS, Editorial Advisor and Editor
* Ronald J. Glatzer, MD, Editorial Advisor and Editor
* Jonathan Rosenberg, MD, Editorial Advisor and Editor
* Christopher M. Nolte, MD, MS, Editorial Advisor and Editor
* David Applebaum, MD, FACS, Editorial Advisor and Editor
* Jonathan M. Tarrash, MD, Editorial Advisor and Editor
* Paula Soto, RN, BSN, Editorial Advisor and Editor

(11 Nov 2009) - Link

This information is intended for educational and informational purposes only. It should not be used in place of an individual consultation or examination or replace the advice of your health care professional and should not be relied upon to determine diagnosis or course of treatment.

(11 Nov 2009) - Link

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

The iHealthSpot patient education library was written collaboratively by the iHealthSpot editorial team which includes Senior Medical Author Dr. Mary Car-Blanchard, OTD/OTR/L and the following editorial advisors: Steve Meadows, MD, Ernie F. Soto, DDS, Ronald J. Glatzer, MD, Jonathan Rosenberg, MD, Christopher M. Nolte, MD, David Applebaum, MD, Jonathan M. Tarrash, MD, and Paula Soto, RN/BSN. The library commenced development on September 1, 2005 with the latest update/addition on November 15, 2009.

(07 Jan 2010) - Link

development on September 1, 2005 with the latest update/addition on November 15, 2009.

(07 Jan 2010) - Link

This principle is not applicable to this site 

(11 Nov 2009) - Link

iHealthSpot, Inc. is a subsidiary of Action Online Technologies, Inc., a leading edge technology company

(11 Nov 2009) - Link

IHealthSpot does not accept or display advertising on its website for any medical product or service other than its own.

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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