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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:RadiologyInfo
Web address:http://www.radiologyinfo.org/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct829925
Date of initial review: 03 Feb 2000
Validity of certificate30 Jul 2011 - Jul 2013
Date of last visit30 Jul 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

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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.

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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
RSNA - ACR Public Website Medical Advisors
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2. Presentation of the site
Mission Statement

RadiologyInfo™ is the public information Web site developed and funded by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). It was established to inform and educate the public about radiologic procedures and the role of radiologists in healthcare, and to improve communications between physicians and their patients.
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It was established to inform and educate the public
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Purpose of the website
No medical advice or referrals: The information posted here by the RSNA and ACR should not be considered medical advice and is not intended to replace consultation with a qualified radiologist. RSNA and ACR will not answer specific medical questions or refer people to a particular radiologic professional.
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3. Confidentiality
RadiologyInfo Privacy Policy

A limited amount of information about your visit to RadiologyInfo.org is collected by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) for use in measuring the site's activity and to gather broad demographic information for the purpose of evaluating the effectiveness of the site. ACR and RSNA will not disclose, give, sell, or transfer any personal information about your visit unless required to do so by law. This includes information sent via e-mail to the RadiologyInfo Webmaster and information submitted v...
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4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
Additional Information and Resources

Colorectal Cancer:

Radiation Therapy for Bladder Cancer:

Radiation Therapy for Colorectal Cancer:

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Last update: July 11, 2011
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5. Justification of claims
This principle is not applicable for this site 

6. User support and adequation
Note: If you prefer to send comments via e-mail, you may send them to
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7. Disclosure of funding sources
The RadiologyInfo.org Web site does not accept advertising. The site is fully funded by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). If you have questions about this policy, please contact us.
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8. Advertising policy
The RadiologyInfo.org Web site does not accept advertising.
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