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Legal & Privacy Disclaimer

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All material contained within these pages is the sole property of Greater Baltimore Medical Center. Any reproduction or redistribution of this material is prohibited without the expressed written consent of Greater Baltimore Medical Center. Any reproduction of illustrations or photographs appearing on these pages is strictly prohibited.

AGREEMENT:

By accessing or using this service, you agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions below, which are intended to be fully effective and binding upon all users.

The information contained in this online site is solely intended to provide broad consumer understanding and knowledge of health care topics. This service is for educational purposes only and should in no way be taken to be the provision or practice of medical, nursing or professional healthcare advice or services. The information should not be considered complete and should not be used in place of a visit, call, consultation or advice of your physician or other health care provider. The information obtained from this service is not exhaustive and does not cover all diseases, ailments, physical conditions or their treatments. Should you have any health care-related questions, please call or see your physician or other health care provider promptly.

PRIVACY POLICY:

We respect your personal privacy. To the extent permitted by law, we will not release your name, street address, telephone number or e-mail address without your consent.

USAGE RULES:

You warrant that you will not use this service for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by this Agreement. We reserve the right to deny access to any part of this service at our sole discretion. You are personally responsible for the material that you send.

WARRANTY DISCLAIMER:

Information accessed through this site is provided "AS IS" and without warranty, express or implied. All implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose are hereby excluded. Greater Baltimore Medical Center, and all PHYSICIANS, and AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS makes no warranty as to the reliability, accuracy, timelines, usefulness or completeness of the information.

THE PROVIDER DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR NONINFRINGEMENT, OR THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) WITH REGARD TO THE SERVICE, ANY MERCHANDISE, INFORMATION OR SERVICE PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY SPECIFIED, THE PROVIDER DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR CORRECTNESS, TIMELINESS, OR USEFULNESS OF ANY OPINIONS, ADVICE, SERVICES, MERCHANDISE OR OTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ON THE INTERNET GENERALLY. IN NO EVENT WILL THE PROVIDER BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY YOU OR ANYONE ELSE IN RELIANCE UPON THE INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE.

WEBSITE LINKS:

Our Website contains links to websites operated by other parties. The links are provided for your convenience only. We do not control such websites and are not responsible for the content and performance of these sites or for your transactions with them. Inclusion of links to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators.

LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY:

Neither Greater Baltimore Medical Center OR ANY AFFILIATED ORGANIZATION shall be responsible for information provided herein under any theory of liability or indemnity.

PHYSICIANS shall not be held responsible for providing information under any theory of liability or indemnity. The PHYSICIANS who respond to inquiries provide information solely intended to educate and inform. Responses do not create a patient-physician relationship between the answering physician and the individual submitting the request.

The USER agrees to hold harmless and indemnify Greater Baltimore Medical Center, ALL AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS, AND PHYSICIANS from any and all Claims brought against Greater Baltimore Medical Center, ALL AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS, AND THE PHYSICIANS arising from the USER'S use. USER'S OBLIGATION TO DEFEND, HOLD HARMLESS AND INDEMNIFY Greater Baltimore Medical Center, ALL AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS, AND PHYSICIANS SHALL EXTEND TO CLAIMS ALLEGING ACTS OF NEGLIGENCE, FAULT, AND DIRECT OR CONTRIBUTORY INFRINGEMENT ON THE PART OF Greater Baltimore Medical Center, ALL AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS, AND PHYSICIANS. THE PARTIES SPECIFICALLY INTEND THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY EVEN IF SUCH PROVISIONS ACT TO EXCULPATE Greater Baltimore Medical Center, ALL AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS, AND PHYSICIANS FROM ITS OWN CONDUCT, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF DATA, OR ANY OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS) ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS WEBSITE, WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE, THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON OR MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE AND THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE THE SERVICE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME STATES AND JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

JURISDICTION:  THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE AN AGREEMENT ENTERED INTO IN THE STATE OF MARYLAND.  THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF MARYLAND SHALL GOVERN THIS AGREEMENT.

 

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