Disclaimer and Policy Subheading

  1. All pages of the Web site "Echo by Web" are currently hosted on a commercial server. The space occupied by the site "Echo by Web" on the server is registered to the author’s name, and as such personally financed. No individual other than the author has, to the best of his knowledge, access to the html code of the site "Echo by Web".

  2. The material published on the pages of the site "Echo by Web" is, as such, copyrighted (copyright ©) by the author

  3. Although every precaution was taken to ensure the validity and timeliness of the medical and scientific information contained in the pages of the site "Echo by Web", the author is not responsible for the contents contained therein, and for the professional or non professional use of the information provided. Please verify all medical and scientific information contained in the pages of the site "Echo by Web", comparing it with other sources of information such as medical and scientific textbooks and scientific journal articles.

  4. The scientific / medical information published on the site "Echo by Web" is provided to support physicians and sonographers in the practice of echocardiography.

  5. The information provided on the site "Echo by Web" is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient / site visitor and his / her physician

  6. Confidentiality of data relating to individual patients and visitors to to a medical Web site, including their identity, is respected by this Web site. The Web site owner undertakes to honour or exceed the legal requirements of medical information privacy that apply in the country and state where the Web site and mirror sites are located.

  7. This Web site hosts Google advertising banners and sponsored links. Banners containing advertising material are clearly identified as Google ads and are positioned outside of the area containing medical and scientific information. We do not control Google ads content and our editorial content is free of any commercial influence.

  8. Redistribution and retransmission of all copyrighted material is permitted for educational and non commercial purposes only. Otherwise, redistribution and retransmission or publication of any copyrighted material is strictly prohibited without the express written consent of the copyright owner.