TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE

Thank you for visiting our website. Please take a few moments to read these terms and conditions which relate to your use of the information on this site. We revise this page from time to time, so please review these terms periodically.

  1. Copyright

The contents of this website, including its design, and any information, text, data, graphics, charts, diagrams or photographs, contained within the articles displayed or in any other material (“Material”) unless otherwise acknowledged, are the property of the International Society of Hypertension (“ISH”), and protected by copyright, database and other intellectual property rights. All trade names, trade marks (if any), logos, devices and other graphics contained on this website belong to ISH (or its advertisers, or other third parties as appropriate).

Your use of the Material appearing on this website is limited to your own personal, non-commercial, educational use and reference. In using this website, you agree not to adapt, translate, modify, decompile, disassemble, or reverse engineer the Material, or any software or programs used in connection with the Material.

  1. General Use of Website

The Material is intended to provide helpful, constructive, general information and guidance only in relation to the field of hypertension and should not be relied upon for any other purpose. ISH is not in any way responsible for your use, misuse or otherwise of the Material.

  1. Extent of ISH’s liability for the Website

This website and Material are provided on an ‘as is’ basis; all express, implied and statutory warranties, terms and conditions are excluded, to the fullest extent permitted by law. In particular, please note the following:-

(a) Although ISH uses all reasonable endeavours to edit and review Material prior to publication, ISH makes no warranties in relation to the accuracy or reliability of any Material published on this website. The Material may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors;

(b) ISH does not host all pages appearing on this website and for this reason and due to the nature of the World Wide Web generally, is not able to warrant that this website will be available 24 hours a day, nor that it will be free of virus or other harmful code or properties. ISH requires its web host to adhere to all data protection laws and principles but makes no warranty as to the security or safety of personal information which you might provide via these pages;

(c) Where there are links to other websites, or advertising appears on this website, ISH does not endorse products or services promoted by such third parties; information relating to third parties, their goods and services is provided to you as a visitor to this website for your general information and assistance only. You visit third party websites and enter into contracts with such third parties at your own risk.

ISH excludes all direct or indirect liability (whether arising in contract, tort (including negligence and breach of statutory duty) and misrepresentation or otherwise) and including damages, costs, claims or liabilities for loss of profit, loss or depletion of goodwill, loss of opportunity, loss of or damage to data or hardware, interruption to business howsoever arising from your use of this website, to the fullest extent permitted by law provided always that ISH does not seek to exclude or limit its liability for any death or personal injury caused by ISH’s negligence or in any other way which would be prohibited at law.

  1. General

The website is operated by the International Society of Hypertension, registered as a charity, its registered office being ISH Secretariat, c/o In Conference Ltd Unit 1 Q Court, Quality Street, Edinburgh, EH4 5BP, UK. If you have any queries or concerns about this website generally, or would like to know more about ISH, please contact us at:

ISH Secretariat, c/o In Conference Ltd Unit 1 Q Court, Quality Street, Edinburgh, EH4 5BP, UK
Tel: +44 (0)131 336 4203
E-mail: secretariat@ish-world.com

These terms and your use of this website and the Material is governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of England and you agree that any matter or dispute arising concerning these terms or any other matter related to the website or Material, shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

If any provision of these terms is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provision of these terms, which shall remain in full force and effect.

These Terms and Conditions were last updated on the 19th April 2021.