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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.
The information on this site is not intended or implied to be, and you understand and agree that the information does not constitute the provision or practice of medical, nursing, or professional health care advice or services.
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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.
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