Terms and conditions

By using Patient Pictures you agree to abide by the terms and conditions set out below. You can also view our privacy policy here.

Patient Pictures provides healthcare professionals and patients with access to practical materials that can be used during consultations or as supplementary information. The materials may be used in the following ways:
• picture spreads may be printed out or photocopied for non-profit or non-commercial educational use, provided the content you print out does not separate any graphics from the accompanying text and retains our copyright notice
• picture spreads may be annotated and disseminated as deemed appropriate in the course of explaining healthcare information to patients
• the links to picture spreads may be e-mailed to other users by using the e-mail function provided on the site.

No part of this website may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, other than those stipulated above, without the express permission of the publisher. Anyone seeking to use the content on this website in any format or for any purpose other than those described above must first obtain written permission from S. Karger Publishers Limited.

Please contact us at:
S. Karger Publishers Limited
Elizabeth House
Queen Street
Oxon OX14 3LN
Tel: +44 (0)1235 523233
Fax: +44 (0)1235 523238
Email: enquiry@patientpictures.com

1. The information provided by Patient Pictures is intended to enhance, but not to replace, the relationship between healthcare professionals and patients. Always check with your doctor if you have any concerns about your condition or treatment.

2. Unless otherwise specified, the information on this website is directed solely at those who access the site from the UK. S. Karger Publishers Limited makes no representation that any product referred to in this site is appropriate for use or available in other locations. Those who choose to access this site from other locations are responsible for compliance with local laws if and to the extent that local laws are applicable.

3. S. Karger Publishers Limited and contributors to the site have taken every care in the preparation of the content of this website. To the extent permitted by applicable law, S. Karger Publishers Limited and its contributors disclaim all warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy of the information contained in any of the materials on this website.

4. Many of the (hypertext) links from Patient Pictures are to reputable institutions and societies but we do not monitor the content of third-party websites. While we hope you will find these websites of interest, we do not accept any responsibility or liability for the material on any third-party website that is not under the control of S. Karger Publishers Limited.

5. The sponsors of this site are clearly identified, and the identity of commercial and non-commercial organizations that have contributed with means, services and commercials or other material, that serve special interests, will be displayed in such a way that there is a clear differentiation between their and S. Karger Publishers Limited's own independently edited material.

6. S. Karger Publishers Limited accepts no liability for the quality or type of services or goods provided by any third party it may mention on this site or to whom this site may be linked.

7. Any personal information held on the Patient Pictures database will be treated confidentially and will not be passed on to any third party or used for any other commercial purposes.

8. These exclusions of liability shall not apply to any damages arising from death or personal injury caused by the negligence of S. Karger Publishers Limited or any of its employees or agents.

9. These disclaimers and exclusions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English Law. If any provision of these disclaimers and exclusions shall be unlawful, void or for any reason or unenforceable then that provision shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.