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The Professionals listed in this Service include only those who: (i) are located in the United States, (ii) have requested and received appropriate training on one or more of the Orthofix Pediatric solutions listed in the “Pediatric Solutions” section of this Site, (iii) are authorized by Orthofix to use Orthofix applications, and (iv) have consented to the inclusion of their information in the Service. Orthofix does not use any other criteria to identify the Professionals, and no Professional has paid a fee to participate in the Service.
There may also be other Professionals working in the same Area who are not identified by the Service but have received appropriate training on and are authorized to use one or more of the Orthofix Pediatric solutions listed in the “For Physician” section of this Site.
The Service lists Professionals within the Area by proximity to the location searched for.
Orthofix does not make any recommendation, endorsement, warranty or representation, express or implied, regarding the abilities or qualifications of the Professionals listed in the Service, as it relates to the User’s particular condition or circumstance or otherwise. The decision to contact or receive care from one of the Professionals identified by the Service is an independent decision made by the User. Users should contact a qualified medical professional of their own selection for assistance in making all medical decisions.
The Service does not constitute acceptance of any liability on the part of Orthofix in relation to the accuracy and/or completeness and/or up-to-date state of the information provided to the User.
Orthofix does not accept liability associated in any manner with services provided by any Professionals contacted using the information made available on this Site.
Consultation of the Service is reserved exclusively for Users who reside or are domiciled in the USA.
Users who use the Service therefore declare under their own liability that they reside or are domiciled in the USA.
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Orthofix may revise these Terms at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then-current Terms because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these Terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this Site. Revised July 2014. Note: Anyone linking to Orthofix’s Web site must comply with all applicable laws.