Certificate of compliance

Patient

is in compliance with the HONcode

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17 Years

Certificate validity 02 Sep 2015 - Sep 2016

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HONcode identification number:

HONConduct950113

Date of initial review:

17 Jul 1998

Certificate validity

02 Sep 2015 - Sep 2016

Date of last visit:

16 Sep 2015
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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.

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Editorial Policy
 

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Collaborative platforms:

If you fail to abide by these Terms of Use when using this Website, you may be sent an e-mail which informs you why your contribution to the Website (including the Discussion Forums) has been rejected or edited. This mail will also include a warning that continuing to break the rules may result in action being taken against your account or accounts.
This action may include your relevant account or accounts being placed into pre-moderation or a temporary or permanent suspension of your ability to log on to the Website.
While the administrators and moderators of the Discussion Foru...

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It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. In particular, this information is not a substitute for professional medical care by a qualified doctor or other healthcare professional. If you are not a healthcare professional then you should ALWAYS check with your doctor if you have any concerns about your condition or treatment and before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our Website. If you are a healthcare professional then this information (including any professional reference material) is intended to support, not replace, your own kno... 

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It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. In particular, this information is not a substitute for professional medical care by a qualified doctor or other healthcare professional. If you are not a healthcare professional then you should ALWAYS check with your doctor if you have any concerns about your condition or treatment and before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our Website. If you are a healthcare professional then this information (including any professional reference material) is intended to support, not replace, your o...

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Cookies : patient.info/cookies

Privacy Policy
 

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Collaborative platforms:

We have the right to remove any posting you make on our Website if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in these Terms of Use.

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

The UK Sepsis Trust
By Dr Ron Daniels
 

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Collaborative platforms:

You may link to specific URLs (web site addresses) in your contributions where these provide essential background reading.

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04 Aug 2015
 

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8 days ago

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side-effects
Important information about all medicines
Before taking clindamycin
 

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Collaborative platforms:

Contributions must:
· Be accurate (where they state facts).
· Be genuinely held (where they state opinions).

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Feedback
 

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Collaborative platforms:

To contact us, please use the contact/feedback form accessible via this link patient.info/feedback.asp?ref=/terms-and-conditions.

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Accessibility
We have worked hard to make this site accessible to a wide audience and to ensure it offers an acceptable experience for all users and technologies.
 

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Accessibility
We have worked hard to make this site accessible to a wide audience and to ensure it offers an acceptable experience for all users and technologies.

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Funding, Authoring and Advertising
The site construction and editorial teams for Patient are wholly funded by EMIS. The website makes no user charge and receives no funding from external sources, for example drug companies. Patient is not an NHS organisation.
The editorial team are employed to create accurate and up-to-date content reflecting reliable research evidence, guidance and best clinical practice. They are free from any commercial conflicts of interest.
 

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Framed + Advertisment
 

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They are free from any commercial conflicts of interest.
 

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Adverts are provided by external sources and are not endorsed by Patient. All revenue from this source is passed to EMIS.
 

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Advertising banners and skyscrapers on the site provide income revenue by means of page display or 'click thru'.
 

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Collaborative platforms:

However, you must not link to advertising or sites that might cause offense to other users of the Website.

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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 HONcode's significance

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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