Terms & Conditions

  1. Use of website
  2. Copyright
  3. Accuracy
  4. Availability
  5. Virus protection
  6. Links
  7. Legal
  8. Accessibility

1. Use of website

The website is maintained for your personal use and viewing. You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this site. You also agree that you shall not make any use of the website such that the whole or part of the website is interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient, or the effectiveness or functionally of the website is in any way impaired and that you will not use the website for the transmission or posting of any computer viruses.

2. Copyright

Content on this website is the copyright of King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust unless otherwise stated. Where copyright applies, visitors can download material for private research, study or in-house use only. This is subject to material being reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. Visitors must not copy, distribute, or publish any material from this website. Any other use of copyright material requires the formal permission of King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

Permission to reproduce King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust copyright material does not extend to any material on this site which is identified as being the copyright of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the holders of the copyright concerned.

Information specifically for patients and families has been reviewed for accuracy, but we hold no responsibility for alterations made thereafter without our consent.

3. Accuracy

We have taken every care to ensure that the information contained in this website is accurate, complete and kept up-to-date. However, medical knowledge is constantly changing and we cannot guarantee that all of the information is accurate and consistent with current King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust practice.

4. Availability

We cannot guarantee uninterrupted access to this website, or the sites to which it links. We accept no responsibility for any damages arising from the loss of use of this information.

5. Virus protection

We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system that may occur while using material derived from this website.

6. Links

Links from this site to other websites are provided for information and convenience only. We cannot accept responsibility for the sites linked to, or the information found there. A link does not imply an endorsement of a site; likewise, not linking to a particular site does not imply lack of endorsement.

7. Legal

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control ofKing’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However,King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

8. King’s College Hospital’s Accessibility Statement

King’s College Hospital is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability, including disabled people, people with visual impairments and those with motor deficiencies and cognitive disabilities.

This site has been built using code compliant with W3C standards for HTML and CSS and displays correctly in current browsers. By using standards-compliant HTML/CSS code, any future browsers will also display it correctly.

Whilst we strive to adhere to the above guidelines and standards it is not always possible to do so in all areas of the website. There will also be occasions where we do not meet your expectations, so If you do come across any issues or have general feedback on accessibility of this site, please contact us.

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