Certificate of compliance

The Cleveland Clinic

is in compliance with the HONcode

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12 Years

Certificate validity: 18 Sep 2013 - Sep 2015

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Date of initial review:

24 Jun 2001

Certificate validity:

18 Sep 2013 - Sep 2015

Date of last visit:

17 Mar 2016
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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.

This website is provided by Cleveland Clinic to benefit patients, the general public and healthcare professionals.

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The information provided on www.clevelandclinic.org/ is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between patient/site visitor and his/her physician.

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Privacy & Security

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

All health information posted on the site is based on the latest research and national treatment standards, and have been written or reviewed and approved by Cleveland Clinic physicians or health professionals unless otherwise specified.

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Reviewed: 01/2011

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Medications have complete information

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This website is sponsored solely by the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Portions of our site were created with the support of unrestricted educational grants

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This website is sponsored solely by the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Portions of our site were created with the support of unrestricted educational grants. The granting organization is noted at the bottom of the applicable page(s). This support does not influence the content of the health information on our website.

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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