Certificate of compliance

National Blood Clot Alliance

is in compliance with the HONcode

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1 Years

Certificate validity 08 May 2012 - May 2014

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Date of initial review:

13 Sep 2010

Certificate validity

08 May 2012 - May 2014

Date of last visit:

02 Oct 2014
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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.

Further information about the editor and the members of Medical and Scientific Advisory Board is found at the website.

Editing of educational site content is managed by Mary Ellen McCann, RN, Director Health Learning under the guidance of the Medical and Scientific advisory board.

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It is not the intention of NBCA or MASAB to provide specific medical advice, but rather to provide users with information to better understand their health and their diagnosed disorders. Specific medical advice will not be provided and both NBCA and MASAB urge you to consult with a qualified physician for diagnosis and for answers to your personal questions.

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Privacy Policy
Your privacy matters to us. Unless compelled by law, NBCA will not sell, share, borrow or barter your private information with any 3rd party organization, company or group. Your contact data is safe with NBCA.

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

This page was last modified on 04/22/2012 21:41:41.

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All the relevant information is provided.

Blood Clot Treatment

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For questions concerning the NBCA website please click here to contact our webmaster.

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Partners-Sponsors are enumerated.

Click here to view NBCA's 2009 audited financial statements.
Click here to view NBCA's 2010 audited financial statements.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures
As of December 10, 2010:
Board of Directors Conflict of Interest Summary
MASAB Conflict of Interest Summary
Staff Conflict of Interest Summary

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The National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA) accepts advertising and sponsorship under strict guidelines. We will refuse any advertisement that we believe is incompatible with our mission.
The presence of an ad on our site or in other published materials does not imply endorsement of the advertised company or product. Advertisers and sponsors must not make unsubstantiated health claims or suggest that NBCA has endorsed a product. NBCA maintains a distinct separation between advertising content and editorial content

All advertising content on our site is clearly labeled as an advertisement. Sponsored areas of the site are labeled as such, and the sponsoring organizations are identified.

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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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