Certificate of compliance

Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation, Inc.

is in compliance with the HONcode

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15 Years

Certificate validity: 29 Feb 2016 - Feb 2017

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Date of initial review:

05 Jul 2000

Certificate validity:

29 Feb 2016 - Feb 2017

Date of last visit:

06 Feb 2018
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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.

More information about the Medical Advisory Board :

More information about the Staff Members : www.aamds.org/aamdsif-staff

All content is written in house by AA&MDSIF staff members unless otherwise stated on that page. Any medical information presented in content is first reviewed by our Medical Advisory Board before being published.

(29 Feb 2016) - Link

The information on this Web site is for informational purposes only. Some of the information on this site discusses medical issues; however, it is not intended as medical advice and should not be construed as such. Inclusion of information on the AA&MDSIF Web site does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by the AA&MDSIF of any medical care provider, treatment practice, medication, product, or manufacturer.

(01 Oct 2015) - Link

Privacy Policy Statement
The Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation (AA&MDSIF) is dedicated to protecting the privacy of visitors to our Web site. The AA&MDSIF has adopted the following privacy policy governing its Web site.

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

PubMed Link:
View this article on PubMed at: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26194858

(01 Oct 2015) - Link

Date of creation and last modification on every content.

Originally published on 03/17/2011 - 2:38pm. Last updated on Fri, 03/08/2013 - 3:15pm.

(01 Oct 2015) - Link

Older people may be less able to handle the treatments needed to prepare the body for the transplant. They're also more likely to have complications after the transplant.

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Mailing Address, phone and email can be found at the footer of every page.


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List of sponsors : www.aamds.org/get-involved/about-us/financials

VII. Fundraising
AA&MDSIF's Board and staff are committed to being truthful in all fundraising materials, respecting the privacy concerns of individual donors, expending funds consistent with donor intent, and disclosing important and relevant information to potential donors. AA&MDSIF's Board and staff respect the right of donors to:
be informed of the organization's mission, how resources are used, and the ability of AA&MDSIF to use donations effectively for intended purposes
have access to the organization's most recent financial reports
be assured that gifts will be used for the purposes for which they were given
receive appropriate acknowledgement and recognition
be assured that information about their donations is handled with respect and with confidentiality as required by law
be informed whether individuals seeking donations are volunteers, employees, or hired solicitors
receive prompt, truthful and forthright answers to any questions about donations
Some of the unrestricted educational grants that AA&MDSIF receives are from pharmaceutical companies. Such grants are used to support the mission of AA&MDSIF. While AA&MDSIF accepts such grants, AA&MDSIF does not agree to provide grant donors with any special access to AA&MDSIF Board members, staff, Medical Advisory Board members, volunteers or other officials. These grants do not entitle the donor to any influence on organizational or program policies or on the awarding of research grants. These grants do not influence the educational and informational materials distributed by AA&MDSIF. AA&MDSIF will not promote or endorse any drug or treatment on the basis of the receipt of a grant or donation from a pharmaceutical company or any other private entity.

(01 Oct 2015) - Link

We will not deliver targeted advertisements from others to you. We provide no mechanism for an advertiser to reach you, unless you sign up directly with an advertiser or outside vendor.

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