Some thoughts, in plain English, about the use of Earlydoc:
- Be safe: contact a doctor when you are sick, or if you think you need help!
- We don’t offer medical advice. Medical advice can only be given by a doctor. We only offer personalized information.
- Earlydoc is still in development. Because of this, and because you might misinterpret questions or answers, the information can be wrong! Always keep that in mind.
- Don’t do anything that goes against the advice of your doctor.
- Right now, Earlydoc is based on research and guidelines used in The Netherlands. If you don’t live in The Netherlands, the information Earlydoc gives might not be in line with the regulations, guidelines and research of the country you live in.
2. Services of Earlydoc
3. Third-party Services
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4. Use of Earlydoc
ALWAYS CONTACT A DOCTOR WHEN YOU ARE SICK, OR WHEN YOU THINK YOU NEED HELP! IN CASE OF ACUTE MEDICAL PROBLEMS, CONTACT YOUR DOCTOR OR EMERGENCY SERVICES. THE INFORMATION ON EARLYDOC IS BASED ON YOUR ANSWERS AND IS IN NO WAY MEDICAL ADVICE OR A REPLACEMENT OF A CONSULT WITH A DOCTOR OR OTHER MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL.
The Content of Earlydoc is hereby defined as: any information, data, software, photos, illustrations, videos, graphics, music, sounds and other materials and services that are offered by Earlydoc, or are located on the servers of Earlydoc.
THE CONTENT OF EARLYDOC DOES NOT SERVE AS MEDICAL ADVICE, BASIS FOR MEDICAL ADVICE AND SHOULD IN NO WAY BE CONSIDERED A PART OF MEDICAL PRACTICE.
The content can be incorrect or incomplete: information Earlydoc provides arises from the combination of guidelines and medical data and answers of the user. The information can be incorrect because of wrongful use by the user due to misinterpretation of questions or answers or a fault in the data of Earlydoc. It is possible that in the medical community there new known facts or insights that are not present in The Content of Earlydoc. Never consider the information on Earlydoc (or on the internet in general) as a sole or absolute authoritative source of information about health or disease.
The Content of EarlyDoc is not a substitution for consulting a doctor: From a certain level, detailed medical knowledge cannot be conveyed to a wide range of readers in an understandable way. The texts can bring you some general knowledge and understanding, but they may never lead to a diagnosis or self prescribed treatment of – or related to – your personal medical complaints or situation. For this, you need to consult with your treating physician.
Don’t experiment with medications: never take any medication on your own initiative without a prescription from a recognized physician or recommendation from a pharmacist, with the exception of medication that is permitted as self-medication (over-the-counter). Also never change the dosage of medication prescribed to you. Ask advice from your doctor or pharmacist for this. The same goes for alternative medication. When you take over-the-counter medication, always read the instructions and never take them against the advice of your doctor. Earlydoc rejects any liability concerning medication or self-medication.
5. International access
At the moment Earlydoc is based on Dutch data and standards/guidelines. Earlydoc is accessible worldwide. We do not represent that the Content is suitable for use in any other country than The Netherlands.
Users that access Earlydoc outside of The Netherlands do so on their own initiative. Earlydoc is not responsible for adapting the Content so it adheres to the law of any other country, or the medical standards of any other country, than the Netherlands. Earlydoc is not responsible for the correct translation of the Content to other languages than Dutch.
6. Intellectual property
Copyright (c) 1 mei 2012 Guidecase BV. Alle rechten voorbehouden.
Copyright (c) May 1, 2012 Guidecase BV. All Rights Reserved.
Door akkoord te gaan met deze Algemene Voorwaarden accepteert u dat de Content van Earlydoc wordt beschermd door auteursrecht. Verveelvoudiging of het opslaan van de Content in een geautomatiseerd gegevensbestand en/of openbaar maken in enige vorm of op enige wijze, hetzij elektronisch, mechanisch, door fotokopieën, opnamen of op enige andere manier zonder voorafgaande schriftelijke toestemming van Guidecase BV is verboden.
7. Limitations of liability
The Content, which encompasses all information on Earlydoc, should not be considered medical advice, substitution of a consult with a doctor, or treatment by a doctor. The use of information on Earlydoc or any decisions you make on basis of it, is your own responsibility. Earlydoc tries very hard to create and maintain information and get it as complete and accurate as possible, but does not warrant accuracy, completeness and actuality of the information on Earlydoc. The information on Earlydoc is offered without any guarantee, therefore Earlydoc waves any liability for every use of Earlydoc or the information provided by it.
Earlydoc does not guarantee that Earlydoc or the information provided by it is always available or functioning correctly. Earlydoc also does not guarantee that the servers, on which Earlydoc is made available, are free of viruses or other harmful elements. Earlydoc cannot be held responsible for any consequences resulting from this.
9. Earlydoc Info
Earlydoc is provided by Guidecase B.V., located on Kleine Gartmanplantsoen 10, 1017RR Amsterdam, info@Earlydoc, telephone: +31 (0)20 894 3043