Terms and Conditions of Use
We offer this Website as a service, on a good faith basis. We do not guarantee that the service will be continuously available or incident-free. We reserve the right to discontinue or change this Website, or any feature or content of this website, without notice.
Material provided on this website is intended as general information only. It is not intended as advice and you must not rely on it as such. You should make your own inquiries and take independent professional advice tailored to your specific circumstances prior to making any decisions.
If you are concerned that you or another person may be having a medical emergency, you must immediately call or seek emergency medical care, such as by calling 911 in the USA.
Not Medical Advice
The information or services provided by this Website are not medical advice in relation to yourself, or any other person. The information is not a substitute for professionally qualified medical advice. Do not rely on this information for diagnosis or treatment. You must seek all medical advice from your doctor, physician, medical specialist, pharmacist, or other professionally qualified medical adviser.
Not Financial Advice or Legal Advice.
The information or services provided by this Website are not financial advice or legal advice in relation to yourself, or any other person. You must seek all legal advice from your professional legal advisers. You must seek financial advice from your professional financial advisers.
Your use of this Website is at your own risk.
We do not represent or warrant that any material on the website will be reliable, accurate, up-to-date, or complete. We do not accept any responsibility arising in any way from errors or omissions. We do not warrant that any material on the website will be of sufficient quality for the use by, or training of, any medical professional.
You acknowledge that we are not responsible for, and accept no liability in relation to, any other users’ use of or access to this Website in any circumstance.
THE MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS". WEBSITE MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS AND NEGATES ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OR OTHER VIOLATION OF RIGHTS. FURTHER, WEBSITE DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS CONCERNING THE ACCURACY, LIKELY RESULTS, OR RELIABILITY OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE OR OTHERWISE RELATING TO SUCH MATERIALS OR ON ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE.
In addition, certain third-party sources of content have additional disclaimers that apply, which can be found in or near use of such content, and/or at the References page.
Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL WEBSITE OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF DATA OR PROFIT, OR DUE TO BUSINESS INTERRUPTION,) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE, EVEN IF WEBSITE OR A WEBSITE AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN NOTIFIED ORALLY OR IN WRITING OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES, OR LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THESE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions and warranties relating to your use of the Website that are not expressly set out in these Terms and Conditions.
To the extent that our liability for a breach of any implied warranty or condition cannot be excluded by law, our liability will be limited to, at our option, to: (a) In the case of services supplied or offered by us: (i) the re-supply of those services; or (ii) the payment of the cost of having these services re-supplied; and (b) In the case of goods supplied or offered by us: (i) the replacement of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods; (ii) the repair of the goods; (iii) the payment of the cost of having the goods replaced; or (iv) the payment of the cost of having the goods repaired.
In relation to any express warranty or condition set out in the Terms and Conditions in connection with goods or services supplied or offered by us via the Website, our liability to you will be limited to the amount paid by you (if any) in respect of the goods and services.
Under no circumstances will we be liable to you for any indirect, incidental, special, and/or consequential losses or damages (including loss of profits, revenue, production, goodwill, data, reputation, or opportunity) of whatsoever nature however arising in connection with the Website.
Except where expressly noted on the website, all materials and content on this website are copyright. All rights reserved. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, no distribution, alterations, additions or adaptations of any content is permitted without written consent from the publisher.
The publisher expressly asserts all such rights under copyright, including without limitation, database rights, rights regarding the work as a collection, rights in regard to derivative works, and any similar rights.
This Website uses content from various third-party sources that is either public domain or available under a valid license. Details of the third-party copyrights and their required notices are shown throughout this Website and/or may be found on the References page, which is hereby included by reference.
This Website does not use any content or code that uses "copyleft", "Wikipedia" license, GNU Free Documentation License (GFDL), Creative Commons "ShareAlike" licenses, or any similar license that would purport to reduce our rights regarding the Website or any portion thereof created by us. The Website expressly rejects the applicability of any such licenses to any portion of the Website.
Non-Commercial Use Only
This Website is for your own personal, non-commercial use and general information. In addition, we also permit:
- Use by physicians or other medical professionals in researching a health matter for a patient;
- Use by students, physicians or other medical professionals in improving their knowledge;
- Academic and research use by students, teachers, professors, and other similar academic professionals.
Please note that such permissions to use the Website does not imply that we grant you any additional rights in regards to the Website’s content or services. For example, we do not grant you any additional copyright license to use, reproduce, or distribute any of the content.
Third Party Websites and Advertising
We may display links to or advertisements of articles, media, content, or products on third-party websites. We do not have any control over these websites. We do not accept any responsibility in connection with any such third party website. If you leave our Website to a third-party website, you do so at your own risk.
We may display advertising of third-party products or services. We may also discuss third-party products or services in our articles or other media content. By featuring, displaying, or discussing any such product or service, we do not represent that we recommend or endorse the relevant product or service, or any third-party provider or distributor of such products or services.
Furthermore, any mention of a third-party organization, product or service does not imply that they endorse this Website.
No waiver of any term in these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term. Any failure to assert any right under these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of any such right.
You agree to fully indemnify and hold us harmless against any expenses, costs, losses (including consequential loss) or damages that we may suffer or incur as a result of or in connection with your use of, access to, or conduct in connection with the Website, including any breach by you of the Terms and Conditions.
Affirmation of Age
By using the Website, you affirm that you are 18 years or older, or otherwise possess legal parental or guardian consent.
Applicable Law and Venue
These Terms and Conditions shall be construed in accordance with and governed by the laws of Queensland, Australia. You consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Queensland as the venue to determine any matter or dispute arising out of or in relation to these Terms and Conditions, without regard to any conflict of law provisions.
You must not:
1. Use the Website in breach of any applicable laws or regulations;
2. Use this Website (or any material from this Website) to:
a. To transmit or authorise the transmission of spam emails, junk emails, chain letters, unsolicited emails, instant messaging, or any similar activity;
b. To impersonate any person or entity;
c. To solicit money, passwords or personal information from any person or entity;
d. To harm, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten, or otherwise offend others; or
e. For any unlawful purpose.
You agree that Website, in its sole and absolute discretion, may terminate your license to use this website, without notice and for any reason, including but not limited to your breach of any of these terms. Following any such termination, Website shall have no further obligations, responsibilities or liabilities to you. Upon notice of termination, you agree to discontinue use of this website and to destroy any materials downloaded from this website that is in your possession whether in electronic or printed format. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, in the event this agreement is terminated by either of its parties, you agree that your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue use of this website.
From time to time, we may review and revise these Terms and Conditions. The new Terms and Conditions will be posted on the website. Your subsequent or continued use of this Website constitutes acceptance of the updated terms and conditions.
Last Modified: September 18th, 2017.
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