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RULES of the BOARD
1. Be critical and objective with the information.
2. Verify what is verifiable before you post.
3. Be cordial and friendly
4. Be Transparent and state your sources. There is no anonymity here. Members of the community contribute under their real names.
This website is intended for medical education only, and for the use by medically-qualified and certified personnel. Legal steps may be taken in the event of use for other purposes. Austrian law protects the intellectual property and copyright of text, layouts, graphics and logos at this site.
The opinions or views expressed both in the hosted lectures on Gignode.org are those of the speakers themselves, all of whom are well-established, acknowledged clinicians/scientists in their respective fields.
While extensive efforts have been made to ensure the highest quality of the content, there remains residual risk of errors of language, syntax, typing, and or technical errors. Neither those responsible for hosting any materials on the site nor Scientific board members take any responsibility for correctness, completeness and actuality of hosted lecture information, nor for any decisions taken that may affect directly or indirectly the care of a patient.
The content of this platform is intended as non-binding general information. Implementing scientific information presented at giganode.org does not guarantee success with a specific patient. Please note that some lectures may discuss agents that may not be approved in your country for the application described. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for a discussion of approved indications, contraindications and warnings.
No responsibility for the content of external links is assumed by scientific board members. We welcome links to www.giganode.org as so long as the link does not imply any sponsorship of your site by Giganode.org, or any parties associated to Giganode.org.
The content of this platform is subject to modification and amendments.
If you have any technical questions or problems, please contact [email protected] .
The user is responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of his/her password and account and for logging out of his/her account at the end of each session. In selecting a user name, the user agrees that he/she will not
(i) select or use a screen name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person
(ii) use a name subject to the rights of any person without their authorisation or
(iii) use a screen name that is offensive to people of ordinary sensitivities, is illegal or constitutes an infringement.
The user is fully responsible for all activities that occur with his/her password or account. The user agrees to notify the site administrators (please send an e-mail to [email protected]) immediately of any unauthorised use of his/her password or account, or any other breach of security. Neither those responsible for hosting giganode.org or any materials on the site, nor Scientific board members of giganode.org refuse any responsibility for any damages or injury, including but not limited to, damages or injury resulting from any failure of performance, error, omission interruption, defect, delay in operation of transmission, or computer virus. The user agrees that use of this service is at his/her own risk.
The content of this platform has been selected with prudence from a variety of sources by the scientific board members. A full declaration of conflicts of interest of members of the scientific board and lecturers is given at the beginning of each lecture shown.
The educational content available on the site is exclusively authored and provided by speakers who are qualified medical professionals who are leading experts in the subject of the respective content.
Permissions from speakers and organising committees of scientific meetings have been obtained.
Terms pertaining to collection and use of personal information by giganode.org.
To access our hosted content and services, Giganode.org requires users to register for a membership. Registration involves the submission of personal information (e.g. name, address, e-mail address, affiliation, telephone number).
By registering at giganode.org, the user agrees to the collection of the submitted information is stored in a database. Records are kept to be used exclusively by giganode.org for administrational purposes pertaining to the maintenance and improvement of members’ benefit to and from the Giganode.org community.
Giganode.org has no wish or intention to distribute unsolicited e-mails, nor to share the names of our subscribers with any third party.
Specific instances requiring and/or utilising personal information include:
distribution of regular or occasional newsletters and/or bulletins from giganode.org, receivable on an optional basis, alerting to updates or new items are added to the website or announcements of new services, or events of interest to the community. An opt-out form enables news alert subscribers to unsubscribe at any time.
We do analyse our computer log file to determine which pages are visited most often and which external websites refer the most visitors to giganode.org. We perform periodic basic demographic analyses, including optional website user surveys, for the express purpose of tailoring future online CME activities to meet the greatest need and interest.
A member has the right at any time to both demand a copy of their personal information held on file, or for their information to be deleted from our database. Should a member wish to execute either of these rights, they can do so by writing a short email to [email protected] detailing their request in the email body. Upon receipt of such an email, the request will carried out as soon as possible.