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PhysiologyWeb Terms of Use
  • Introduction
    Welcome to PhysiologyWeb! The PhysiologyWeb home page (www.physiologyweb.com) and all the sub-pages accessible through the home page (collectively referred to as Web Pages) are accessible worldwide to anyone with Internet access. Access to these pages and use of the information, services, and tools therein are subject to the terms and conditions of this Terms of Use notice as well as all applicable laws and regulations, including laws and regulations governing copyright and trademark. BY ACCESSING THESE WEB PAGES AND USING THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, AND TOOLS THEREIN, YOU ACCEPT, WITHOUT LIMITATION OR QUALIFICATION, ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS IN THIS TERMS OF USE NOTICE. PhysiologyWeb reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time. The changes will appear on this web page (http://www.physiologyweb.com/terms_of_use.html). By accessing these web pages and using the information, services, and tools therein, you agree in advance to accept, without limitation or qualification, any changes to this Terms of Use notice.

  • Copyright Information
    All information contained on the PhysiologyWeb home page (www.physiologyweb.com) as well as all of the sub-pages accessible through the home page (collectively referred to as Web Pages) is copyright © 2000-2016 by PhysiologyWeb. All rights reserved. This information is protected by U.S. and International copyright and trademark laws, and other applicable intellectual property laws, including laws covering data access and data compilations. The information contained on these Web Pages may not, under any circumstances, be copied, modified, reused, reproduced, published, distributed, broadcast, incorporated into any derivative works or compilations, or otherwise used for any purpose whatsoever without explicit prior written consent by PhysiologyWeb.

  • Reprint Permissions
    Reprint permission requests should be submitted to PhysiologyWeb via the contact page, and should contain all of the following information: (1) name, position, title, and organizational affiliation of individual requesting reprint permission; (2) specific information for which reprint permission is requested; (3) URL of the web page on which the information of interest resides; (4) nature of intended use (e.g., educational use or commercial use); (5) duration of intended use; (6) target audience of information; (7) method of reproduction; and (8) method of distribution.

  • Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability
    You agree that your use of the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages is at your own risk. If you rely on any PhysiologyWeb Web Pages or any material, information, software, or tool available through the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages, you do so at your own risk. You understand that you are solely responsible for checking the validity of any information provided by PhysiologyWeb Web Pages. You understand that you are solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from any material, information, service, software, or tool downloaded from or otherwise provided through the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages.

    The PhysiologyWeb Web Pages and all content, information, software, and tools contained therein are provided to you as is. PhysiologyWeb cannot and does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, currentness, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose of the information available through the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages, nor does PhysiologyWeb guarantee that the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages will be factually-accurate, error-free, or continuously available, or that the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages will be free of viruses or other harmful components. No information on the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages is intended as, or shall be construed as, medical advice of any kind. Under no circumstances will PhysiologyWeb be liable to you or anyone else for any damages arising out of the use of the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages, including, without limitation, liability for consequential, special, incidental, indirect or similar damages, even if PhysiologyWeb is advised beforehand of the possibility of such damages.

  • Reported Values for Physiological and/or Clinical Parameters
    Often, "normal" and "abnormal" values are reported for various physiological and/or clinical parameters (such as arterial blood pressure, body mass index, etc.). These values are provided as reference values only and are in no way intended to be used as, or substituted for, clinical advice by a licensed health care professional.

  • Privacy of User Information
    Under no circumstance will we ever give your e-mail address or any other personal information to anyone. Any information submitted to our online store remains encrypted and protected, and will never be shared with any outside entity. Unless we are explicitly given permission when comments are sent to us via our online contact form, PhysiologyWeb will never post, share, or otherwise reveal any information about our users. Information submitted via our discussion boards and forum pages are placed online and, therefore, users are encouraged to refrain from disclosing personal information on these pages. You should be aware that if you voluntarily disclose personal information (e.g., name, username, e-mail address) on our discussion boards, forums, and other public posting areas, that information can be collected and used by others and may result in unsolicited messages from other parties.

  • External Links to PhysiologyWeb Web Pages
    We welcome external links to the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages. When doing so, we recommend including a clear statement such as: See <link to page of interest> provided by PhysiologyWeb at www.physiologyweb.com. You are free to establish a hypertext link to any of the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages so long as (1) it is clearly stated that the link is to one of the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages, (2) the link or any element associated with the link does not reproduce any PhysiologyWeb content on your site, (3) the link does not take credit for any intellectual property of PhysiologyWeb, (4) the link does not give the impression that your site or a third-party site is presenting or endorsing any of the content of the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages, and (5) the link does not state or imply any sponsorship or endorsement of your site or a third-party site by PhysiologyWeb.

  • Links to External Sites
    PhysiologyWeb Web Pages may contain links to other Internet sites on the World Wide Web. PhysiologyWeb provides such links as a means of organizing relevant information available on the World Wide Web and for your convenience only. PhysiologyWeb is not responsible for the content of any website linked to from these Web Pages. Links from PhysiologyWeb Web Pages to any other website do not mean that PhysiologyWeb approves of, endorses, or recommends that website. PhysiologyWeb disclaims all warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy, legality, reliability, or validity of any content, tool, or service on any other website.

  • User Conduct
    You agree to adhere to professional standards of conduct when posting comments on our discussion boards, forums, and other public and private posting areas. PhysiologyWeb is an educational web site with the goal of promoting the science and discipline of physiology. As such, students and other users of all ages visit the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages. You agree to avoid the use of offensive, foul, derogatory, insulting, and discriminatory language of any kind. You agree to avoid the use of profanities. You agree to demonstrate tolerance and respect for others whose views and scientific knowledge may differ from yours.

    You agree not to reveal any personal information when posting comments on our discussion boards, forums, and other public and private posting areas. Such revelation of personal information is done at your own risk. Your use of PhysiologyWeb Web Pages is an indication of your understanding of such risks. You should be aware that if you voluntarily disclose personal information (e.g., name, username, e-mail address) on our discussion boards, forums, and other public posting areas, that information can be collected and used by others and may result in unsolicited messages from other parties.

    PhysiologyWeb reserves the right to delete, remove, redact, edit, and/or hide from visibility any offensive, foul, derogatory, insulting, and discriminatory language of any kind, or any personal information submitted via our discussion boards, forums, and other public posting areas.

    Users of PhysiologyWeb Web Pages may post personal information (name, username, e-mail address, etc.) on our discussion boards, forums, and other public posting areas. You may not gather these e-mail addresses for commercial or illegal purposes, such as sending unsolicited or unrequested e-mails or instant messages.

    If you register an account with PhysiologyWeb, you agree to abide by all terms and conditions of this Terms of Use agreement. You understand that any violation of these terms may result in the suspension of your PhysiologyWeb account.

  • Submission of Content to PhysiologyWeb
    You hereby agree that all content you submit to PhysiologyWeb, via our contact form, discussion boards, forums, and other public posting areas, or through any other form of communication to the PhysiologyWeb team shall become the sole property of PhysiologyWeb and may be used by PhysiologyWeb in any way whatsoever, without limitation. Note that this does not apply to personal information submitted (via our online store or any other form of communication) for the purpose of purchasing PhysiologyWeb products or services. Any information submitted for the purpose of purchasing PhysiologyWeb products or services is the property of the user, remains encrypted and protected, and will never be shared with any outside entity.

  • Submission of Ideas to PhysiologyWeb
    The aim of PhysiologyWeb is to continue to improve the information as well as the features, services, and tools offered through the home page (www.physiologyweb.com) and all of the sub-pages accessible through the home page (collectively referred to as Web Pages). If you have any ideas regarding corrections, improvements, or additions to these Web Pages, we would be glad to hear your ideas, however, any submission of ideas will be subject to the terms and conditions of this Terms of Use notice. Under no circumstances shall any disclosure of any ideas or related materials to PhysiologyWeb be subject to any obligation of confidentiality, expectation of implementation, expectation of recognition, or expectation of compensation. By submitting the idea and/or any related material to PhysiologyWeb, you are waiving any and all rights that you may have in the idea or any related materials and are representing and warranting to PhysiologyWeb that the idea and/or related materials are wholly original with you, that no one else has any rights in the idea and/or materials, and that PhysiologyWeb is free to implement the idea and to use the materials if it so desires, as provided or as modified by PhysiologyWeb, without obtaining permission or license from you or any third party.

  • Modifications to these Terms
    PhysiologyWeb reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time and without prior notice. PhysiologyWeb reserves the right to change, restrict access to, suspend, or discontinue any or all PhysiologyWeb Web Pages and/or content and tools therein at any time and without prior notice. Modified/updated PhysiologyWeb Terms of Use will appear on this web page (http://www.physiologyweb.com/terms_of_use.html). If you object to any such changes, your sole recourse shall be to cease using the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages. Continued use of the PhysiologyWeb Web Pages following notice of any such changes shall indicate your acknowledgement of such changes and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of such changes.







Posted: Thursday, June 5, 2003
Last updated: Tuesday, December 8, 2015