Website Terms, Conditions and Disclaimers

Please read this agreement carefully before using the website. By accessing the website, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions below. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, you should not access or use the website.

OrthopaedicWebLinks (OWL) presents the information on this website as an educational service to the public and to orthopaedic staff, fellows and residents and allied professionals. While the information on this site is about orthopaedics, it is not medical advice. People seeking specific advice or assistance regarding musculoskeletal related problems should contact an orthopaedic surgeon.

OWL is not affiliated with any of the authors and the companies listed in its database and does not endorse or recommend any particular products or services. You, as a user agree that you bear sole responsibility for your own decisions to use or purchase any products and documents. OWL does not warrant or guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, or completeness of any data or Information on this site and shall not be liable for any damages or costs of any type arising out of any action taken by you or others based upon reliance on any materials on this site.

No Warranties

Although we believe this information on this site to be accurate and timely, because of the rapid advances in the field of orthopaedic surgery and our reliance on information provided by outside sources, we make no warranty or guarantee concerning the accuracy or reliability of the content at this site or other sites to which we link. When clinical matters are discussed on this website, the opinions presented are those of the discussants only. The material discussed on the website is not intended to present the only or necessarily the best method or procedure, but rather presents the approach or opinion of the discussant.

This website and the information, software and other material available on or accessible from this website is provided on an 'as is' and 'as available' basis without warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, including but not limited to warranties of title, noninfringement or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. OWL does not warrant that the website service will be uninterrupted or error free or that any information, software or other material available on or accessible through the website is free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or other harmful components. Although, all attempts are made to limit their introduction into the OWL website.

No Liability or Other Damages

Under no circumstances shall OWL be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages that result in any way from your use of or inability to use this website, your reliance on or use of the information, services or merchandise provided on or through this website, or that result from mistakes, omissions interruptions, deletion of files, errors, defects, delays in operation, or transmission or any failure of performance. OWL specifically disclaims any and all liability for injury and/or other damages that result from an individual using techniques discussed on the website, whether a physician or any other person asserts these claims.

All data and information provided on this site is for informational purposes only. OWL, its authors and its content providers make no representations as to accuracy, completeness, currentness, suitability, or validity of any information on this site. Neither OWL nor any of its authors or content providers shall be liable for any accuracy, errors, adequacy or timeliness in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Unauthorized Downloading or Distribution

Any unauthorized downloading and distribution of any copyrighted material from this website or the sites to which we link, without the copyright owner's permission, is strictly prohibited.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold OWL harmless from any and all liabilities, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, related to any violation of these terms and conditions by you.