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TERMS OF USE OF THIS WEBSITE

By using our Site, you agree to the following terms of use, which constitute an agreement between MS Nurse Professional and you. These terms may change from time to time. The most current version of the terms can be viewed by clicking on a link at the bottom of any page on our Site.

You are encouraged to note the following safeguards as to the information, services, products or messages found on this Site. These terms of use apply to your use of this site. When you leave the Site and go to another Site (controlled by a third party), different terms of use will apply.

1. Acceptance
Your access to and use of this Site is subject to the following terms and conditions and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing this Site, you represent that you are aged 18 or over and that you accept, without limitation or qualification, these Terms and Conditions.

2. Information
Information on this Site is provided by MS Nurse Professional and is intended for adults who are licensed healthcare professionals and is provided for general information only. Any product information is not intended to provide or to substitute medical advice and should not be relied upon. Site visitors should check with local medical resources for any advice on health information. If you are a consumer who chooses to use the professional-level information on this Site, you should not rely on that information as professional medical advice or use it to replace any relationship with your physician or other qualified healthcare professional. For medical concerns, including decisions about medications and other treatments, consumers should always consult their physician or, in serious cases, seek immediate assistance from emergency personnel.

Funding for this website has been provided through an educational grant from Novartis Pharma AG. Support of this website does not imply the supporter’s agreement with the views expressed herein.

3. Use of information
In consideration of you agreeing to abide by these terms of use, we grant you a non-transferable, non-exclusive right to use the Site subject to these terms of use. We reserve all other rights, which are not granted in these terms of use.
You may freely browse the Site, but you may only access, download or use information from this Site for general information purposes only. You may not distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, repost, or use the Information for commercial purposes. You must retain and reproduce each and every copyright notice or other proprietary rights notice contained in any Information you download. You should assume that everything you see or read on this Site is copyrighted unless otherwise noted and may not be used except as provided in these Terms and Conditions or in the text on the Site without the written permission of MS Nurse Professional. MS Nurse Professional neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials displayed on the Site will not infringe rights of third parties. No license to or right in the Information, or to any copyright or other intellectual property rights of MS Nurse Professional or of any other party is granted or conferred to you, except as set out in these terms of use.
You must not use the Site: (a) in any unlawful manner, for any unlawful purpose, or to act fraudulently or maliciously, for example, by hacking into or inserting malicious code, including viruses, or harmful data, into the Site or any operating system used by the Site; (b) in a way that could damage, disable, overburden, impair or compromise our systems or security or interfere with other users; (c) to collect or harvest any information or data from the Site or our systems or attempt to decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running the Site; (d) to send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with these terms; or (e) to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam). You further agree not to, nor attempt to, disassemble, decompile, reverse-engineer or create derivative works based on the whole or any part of the Site or to provide or otherwise make available the Site in whole or in part in any form to any person without prior written consent from us.

4. Trademarks/proprietary rights
You should assume that all product names appearing on this Site, whether or not appearing in large print or with the trademark symbol are registered trademarks. This Site may also contain or reference patents, proprietary information, technologies, products, processes or other proprietary rights of other parties. All such rights belong to us or our licensors and no license to or right in any such trademarks, patents, trade secrets, technologies, products, processes and other proprietary rights is granted to or conferred upon You.

5. Disclaimer of warranties
While MS Nurse Professional uses reasonable efforts to ensure that the Information is accurate and up to date, the Information may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. MS Nurse Professional reserves the right to make changes, corrections and/or improvements to the Information, and to the products and programmes described in such Information, at any time without notice. MS Nurse Professional makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy of any of the Information. MS Nurse Professional assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the Site. ALL INFORMATION IS PROVIDED "AS IS." MS Nurse Professional PROVIDES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE COMPLETENESS OR ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION ON THIS SITE OR ITS POSSIBLE USES. CONSEQUENTLY, THE INFORMATION SHOULD BE CAREFULLY EVALUATED BY SITE VISITORS. NO PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DELIVERING THIS SITE TO YOU SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT OR LOSS OR DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF ACCESS TO, USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE, OR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE CONTENT OF THE SITE. While we take reasonable precautions to prevent the existence of computer viruses and/or other malicious programs, MS Nurse Professional also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to or use of the Site. MS Nurse Professional reserves the right to modify, suspend or discontinue this Site at any time without notice and without liability.
Nothing in these terms of use will limit or exclude our liability for: (a) death or personal injury resulting from our negligence; (b) fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; and/or (c) any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Nothing in these terms of use restricts any legal rights you may have as a consumer.

6. Information You supply to us
Any communication or material you transmit to the Site by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions or the like is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. Subject to our privacy policy, MS Nurse Professional will have the right to use any such communication or material for any purpose, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Furthermore, MS Nurse Professional is free to use, without compensation to you, any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to the Site for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information.

7. Security and passwords
You must keep your password and any other authentication information confidential. You must not disclose it to anyone else. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you know your password or any other authentication information, you must promptly notify us using the contact details below. We are not responsible for any losses or liabilities arising out of or in connection with any unauthorised use of the site.

8. No promotion
You should not construe anything on this Site as a promotion or advertisement for any product or for the use of any product that is not authorised by your country’s laws and regulations.

9. Links to this site
MS Nurse Professional has not reviewed any or all of the third-party websites which contain links to this Site and is not responsible for the content of any such off-site pages or any other sites linked to the Site. If you wish to link your website to this Site, You may only link to the home page. You may not link to any other pages within this Site without the prior written consent of MS Nurse Professional. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. Quotation or use of one or more portions of this Site in the site of any third parties without written consent is likewise prohibited. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

10. Links to other sites
Links to third-party sites may be provided for the interest or convenience of visitors to this Site. We will endeavour to inform you when you are leaving this Site that the terms of use and privacy policy of the third-party site may be different. However, MS Nurse Professional accepts no liability for links from us to others, and in particular we are not responsible for the accuracy or legality of the content thereof. We accept no liability deriving from a breach or omission in the privacy policies of third parties.

11. Postings to this site
Although MS Nurse Professional may from time to time monitor or review discussions, chats, postings, transmissions, bulletin boards, and the like on the Site, MS Nurse Professional is under no obligation to do so and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such locations nor for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger, privacy disclosure or inaccuracy contained in any information within such locations on the Site. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libellous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. MS Nurse Professional will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing MS Nurse Professional to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials.

12. Consequences
If we become aware that you have violated any of the Terms of use, we may immediately suspend or discontinue your access to the site and remove any information, data and content put on the site by you, without notice. If we have suffered loss as a result of your violation we may, in our sole discretion, seek to recover damages from you. In such circumstances all rights granted to you under these terms of use will immediately cease.

13. Revisions
MS Nurse Professional may at any time revise these Terms by updating this posting. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current Terms of Use to which you are bound. Your continued access or use of our site after such a change signifies your acceptance of the updated or modified terms of use. The date these terms of use were last updated is shown at the bottom of this page.

14. Contact us
EMSP (on behalf of MS Nurse Professional)
Contact email address: msnursepro@emsp.org

Last reviewed November 2018