Pituitary Innovation and Teaching

Medical disclaimer - Terms of use agreement

It is important that you read all the following terms and conditions carefully. This Terms of Use Agreement (“agreement”) is a legal agreement between you and The Interdisciplinary Pituitary Disorders Centre of Excellence, the owner and operator (“owner”) of this website (the “website”). It states the terms and conditions under which you may access and use the website and all written and other materials displayed or made available through the website, including, without limitation, articles, text, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips, video clips, computer software, and code (the “content”). By accessing and using the website, you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must not access or use the website. The owner may revise this agreement at any time by updating this posting. Use of the website after such changes are posted will signify your acceptance of these revised terms. You should visit this page periodically to review this agreement.

Medical Emergency

Do not use the website for medical emergencies. If you have a medical emergency, call a physician or qualified healthcare provider, or call 911 immediately. Under no circumstances should you attempt self-treatment based on anything you have seen or read on the website.

General information is not medical advice

The general information provided on the website is for informational purposes only and is not professional medical advice, diagnosis, treatment, or care, nor is it intended to be a substitute therefore. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider properly licensed to practise medicine or general health care in your jurisdiction concerning any questions you may have regarding any information obtained from this website and any medical condition you believe may be relevant to you or to someone else. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website. Always consult with your physician or other qualified healthcare provider before embarking on a new treatment, diet, or fitness program. Information obtained on the website is not exhaustive and does not cover all diseases, ailments, physical conditions, or their treatment.

No endorsements

Unless specifically stated, the owner does not recommend or endorse any specific brand of products, services, procedures, or other information that appears or that may be advertised on the website.


Communications sent by you to the owner or your physician, or to you by the owner or your physician via email or this website may not be secure and may be accessible by third parties. Any use or disclosure of personal information provided by you shall be in accordance with our privacy policy.

The owner does not wish to use this website as a means of communication with the public (i) regarding questions or issues of a medical nature; (ii) to establish physician-patient relationships; (iii) to book or cancel appointments; or (iv) for inquiries regarding fees, services, or similar matters. Email communications regarding such matters will not be responded to and will be discarded unread.

Disclaimer of warranties

The website and the content are provided “as is” and “as avialable.” While the owner endeavours to provide information that is correct, accurate, current, and timely, the owner makes no representations, warranties, or covenants, express or implied, regarding the website and the content including, without limitation, no representation, warranty, or covenant that (i) the content contained in or made available through the website or any item(s) made available on or through the website will be of merchantable quality and/or fit for a particular purpose; (ii) the website or content will be accurate, complete, current, reliable, timely, or suitable for any particular purpose; (iii) that the operation of the website will be uninterrupted or error-free; (iv) that defects or errors in the website or the Content, be it human or computer errors, will be corrected; (v) that the website will be free from viruses or harmful components; and (vi) that communications to or from the website will be secure and/or not intercepted.

You acknowledge and agree that your access and use of the website and the content is entirely at your own risk and liability.


The content is protected by copyright law and is owned by the owner and its licensors, or the party accredited as the provider of the content. Except as granted in the limited licence herein, any use of the content, including modification, transmission, presentation, distribution, republication, or other exploitation of the website or of its content, whether in whole or in part, is prohibited without the express prior written consent of the owner.

Limited Licence

Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you are hereby granted a limited, non­transferable, and non-exclusive licence to access, view, and use the website and the content for your personal, non-commercial use. You are granted the right to download, store, and/or print single copies of items comprising the content for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained in such content. You may not copy and/or repost items comprising the content online. You must also abide by any additional requirements governing the use of any specific content that may be set out in the website. In the event of a conflict between the terms of a licence governing specific content and this agreement, the terms of the specific licence shall govern.


The owner may, in its sole discretion, cancel or terminate your right to use the website, or any part of the website, at any time without notice. In the event of termination, you are no longer authorized to access the website, or the part of the website affected by such cancellation or termination. The restrictions imposed on you with respect to material downloaded from the website and the disclaimers and limitations of liabilities set forth in this agreement, shall survive termination of this agreement. The owner shall not be liable to any party for such termination.


Page last updated: June 3, 2016