Legal disclaimer concerning medical information
The Erich Saling-Institute of Perinatal Medicine offers advice
on its website (www.saling-institut.de), by telephone and in
writing (including e-mail), of a purely general nature, which
should in no way be understood as being a substitute for the
personal consultation or care provided by the patient’s own
The information in question or the particulars given should
not in any way be regarded as an indication of whether or not a
particular illness or any other ailments in evidence. Nor should
it be regarded as an invitation to undertake or to refrain from a
certain course of treatment.
Recognition, and subsequent treatment, of an illness or any
other ailment can only follow on from examination by a medical
doctor. The information we provide should be understood only as a
general and non-binding source of assistance for you and the
doctor looking after you.
We accept no liability if the information given be misused for
self-diagnosis or self-treatment contrary to the purpose
explicitly stated therein. The same applies in any case where a
necessary medical consultation does not take place on the basis
of the information provided.
We give the names of the test gloves, resp. indicators of
particular brands and manufacturers only as long as we are
unaware of the availability of a comparable product. If you are
aware of any such product, please let us know including by e-mail if so desired.
Medical knowledge is continuously changing due to advances in
medical research. We do our best to communicate complex medical
information in a way that can easily be understood and is fully
in line with the latest scientific knowledge.
Nevertheless we cannot guarantee the relevance, correctness,
completeness or quality of the information given. The authors
disclaim any liability – whether it be through material or
imagined damage caused by the use or non-use of the information
offered, or by the use of incorrect or incomplete information -
as long as no liability can be established on the part of the
authors on the grounds of wilful misconduct or negligence.
The authors reserve the right to alter, supplement or delete
parts or all of the website without prior notice and temporarily
or permanently to suspend its publication.
References and links
Under the provisions of the judgement 312 O 85/89 of May
12th 1998 entitled “Liability for Links”,
the regional court of Hamburg, Germany, ruled that, under
particular circumstances, the creation of external Internet
links entails liability for the contents of the linked web pages.
According to this judgement, liability can only be obviated if
an explicit statement is made to the effect that the contents
do not reflect the views or positions of the site on which the
links are found.
We therefore categorically state that the contents of any
linked web pages in no way represent the official position or
policy of the Institute and emphasize furthermore that we have no
influence over those contents. The authors of the linked web
pages bear sole responsibility for any illegal, erroneous, or
incomplete site contents and in particular for any damages that
may arise from the use or non-use of any information provided
therein. This declaration applies to all links provided on our
server as well as to lists of links and fora which are currently,
or will become, active.
No personal data received by us are passed on to third
The use by third parties of our contact details (postal
addresses, telephone or fax numbers, and e-mail addresses as
published under the headings “Contact” or
“Imprint”) for the purposes of sending unsolicited
information is not permitted. In the event of any infringements
of this order, we explicitly reserve the right to take legal
action against the senders of so-called “spam mail”.