Intention / Use of Website
This agreement can be modified by Vascular Health Clinics (VHC) at any time and any such modification will be effective immediately upon posting. By accessing and using this website, you assent to these terms and conditions.
If you think you have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. Do not rely on electronic communications or communication through this website for immediate, urgent medical needs. This website is not designed to facilitate medical emergencies.
This website does not provide medical advice.
Some information on the site is written by health care providers affiliated with VHC and its affiliates, and some content is provided by outside sources.
The content of this website, such as graphics, images, text, and all other materials, is provided for reference and educational purposes only. The content is not meant to be complete or exhaustive or to be applicable to any specific individual’s medical condition.
VHC assumes no duty to correct or update the website nor to resolve or clarify any inconsistent information that might be a part of the website. This website contains health or medically related materials that can be considered sexually explicit. If you find these materials offensive, do not use this website.
This website is not an attempt to practice medicine or provide specific medical advice, and it should not be used to make a diagnosis or to replace or overrule a qualified health care provider’s judgment. Users should not rely upon this website for emergency medical treatment. The content on this website is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always consult with a qualified and licensed physician or other medical care provider, and follow their advice without delay regardless of anything read on this website.
Use of programs on the VHC website does not establish a doctor–patient relationship. Should you electronically request an appointment through the website, VHC will use the information you submit to arrange for care where and when appropriate.
You assume full responsibility for using the information on this site, and you understand and agree that its affiliates, including VHC, are not responsible or liable for any claim, loss or damage resulting from its use by you or any user.
VHC cannot and does not warrant that access to the site will be error- or virus-free and does not guarantee against unauthorized users or hackers attempting to obtain access to this website.
VHC does not intentionally or knowingly collect personal information from children under age 18. If you are under the age of 18, please consult a parent or guardian for help in using this website.
Accuracy and Timeliness
Although we try to keep the information on the site as accurate as possible, VHC disclaims any warranty concerning its accuracy, timeliness, and completeness of content, and any other warranty, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. VHC also reserves the right to temporarily or permanently discontinue this website, any page or any functionality at any time and without any notice.
All copyrightable text, graphics, design, selection and arrangement of information in this website are copyrighted by Massachusetts General Hospital unless otherwise noted. View the Copyright Notice.
We will review this disclaimer frequently and reserve the right to revise it periodically. If we make changes to this policy, we will post the updated policy here.
IF YOU BELIEVE YOU HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY, YOU SHOULD IMMEDIATELY CALL 911 OR YOUR PHYSICIAN. If you believe you have any other health problem, or if you have any questions regarding your health or a medical condition, you should promptly consult your physician or other healthcare provider.