Terms of Access
Access to this Site, including but not limited to information and materials contained in this Site, including services, products, functions, information, data, text, graphics, audio, video, links or other items (the “Materials”) is subject to the following conditions. By accessing and/or continuing to access this Site and/or using any of the Materials, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions below (the "Terms of Access"). If you do not agree to any of these Terms of Access, please discontinue your access immediately.
Access to this Site
This Site is owned and operated by Stryker S.A. and is hosted in Switzerland. Stryker grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of the Site and not to download (other than page caching, publications, technical documents or other information) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with the express written consent of Stryker. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of the Site or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions or prices; any derivative use of the Site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots or similar data gathering and extraction tools. None of the Site or any portion thereof may be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the express written consent of Stryker. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout or form) of Stryker without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or other "hidden text" utilizing Stryker' name or trademarks without the express written consent of Stryker. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Stryker.
The publications contained herein are published as submitted, express the views of the authors only and are provided for general information purposes only. This information is not advice. Readers should not rely solely on this information, but should make their own inquiries before making any decisions. Stryker works to maintain up-to-date information from reliable sources; however, no responsibility is accepted for any errors or omissions or results of any actions based upon this information.
All information provided is intended to be general in nature and should not be relied upon in making any decision. THIS WEBSITE DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE AND IS NOT TO BE USED AS A BASIS FOR MEDICAL DECISIONMAKING. The information and Materials are provided "as is", and "as available". Whilst Stryker tries to ensure that information provided on this website is accurate at the time of inclusion, it cannot guarantee the same. NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, IMPLIED, EXPRESS OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS, MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUS OR OTHER MALICIOUS, DESTRUCTIVE OR CORRUPTING CODE, AGENT, PROGRAM OR MACROS, IS GIVEN IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE SERVICE, THE WEBSITE, OR ANY MATERIALS PROVIDED AT THE WEBSITE. Stryker does not warrant:- (i) the accuracy, timeliness, adequacy or completeness of the information, Materials and/or functions provided at or contained in the website; (ii) that your use of and/or access to the website or any information or any Materials on the website, will be uninterrupted, secure or free from errors or omissions or that any identified defect will be corrected; (iii) that the website or any information or Materials provided therein will meet your requirements or are free from any virus or other malicious, destructive or corrupting code, agent, program or macros; and/or (iv) that use of information or Materials displayed on the website will not infringe rights of third parties.
Exclusion of Liability
STRYKER SHALL IN NO EVENT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, LOSS OR EXPENSE INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGE, OR ECONOMIC LOSS ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH:
ANY ACCESS, USE OR THE INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THIS WEBSITE, OR RELIANCE ON THE CONTENTS OF THIS WEBSITE; ANY SYSTEM, SERVER OR CONNECTION FAILURE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELAY IN TRANSMISSION, OR COMPUTER VIRUS; ANY USE OF OR ACCESS TO ANY OTHER WEBSITE LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE; ANY INFORMATION, DATA, SOFTWARE OR OTHER MATERIAL OBTAINED FROM THIS WEBSITE OR FROM ANY OTHER WEBSITE LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE, EVEN IF STRYKER OR ITS AGENTS OR EMPLOYEES ARE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, LOSSES AND/OR EXPENSES. ANY HYPERLINKS TO ANY OTHER WEBSITES ARE NOT AN ENDORSEMENT OR VERIFICATION OF SUCH WEBSITES AND SUCH WEBSITES SHOULD ONLY BE ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN RISK. THIS EXCLUSION CLAUSE SHALL TAKE EFFECT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Intellectual Property Rights
The intellectual property rights in this website and the information and Materials contained therein are owned by Stryker and/or third party proprietors. You may not reproduce, distribute, republish, display, broadcast, hyperlink or transmit any part of the information and Materials in any manner or by any means or stored in an information retrieval system without the prior written permission of Stryker and/or the relevant third party proprietors. You also may not, without Stryker’s permission, insert a hyperlink to this website on any other website, whether as a metatag, a “hot” link or otherwise or "mirror" any Materials (or part thereof) contained on this website on any other server.
The trade marks, service marks, and logo used and displayed on this website ("Trade Marks") are registered and unregistered Trade Marks of Stryker and others. Nothing on this website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trade Mark displayed on this website, without the written permission of Stryker or other Trade Mark owner. Stryker prohibits use of any Trade Mark as a "hot" link to any Stryker site or any other site unless establishment of such a link and use of such Trade Mark is approved in advance by Stryker in writing.
Amendments to Terms of Access
Stryker may impose such further terms and conditions and make such amendments to these Terms of Access as Stryker may in its discretion deem fit from time to time. Stryker will notify you of such amendments by posting the amendments on-line at the website or such other method of notification as may be designated by Stryker, which you agree shall be sufficient notice for the purpose of this clause. If you do not agree to be bound by the amendments, you shall cease all access to and/or use of the website and/or Materials. You further agree that if you continue to use and/or access the website and/or Materials after being notified of such amendments to these Terms of Access, such use and/or access shall constitute an affirmative:- (1) acknowledgement by you of these Terms of Access and its amendments; and (2) agreement by you to abide and be bound by these Terms of Access and its amendments.
By accessing this website, you agree that your access or use of this website as well as the above terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Switzerland, and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts sitting in the canton of Vaud. These Terms of Access constitute the entire agreement between us relating to your access or use of this website and may not be modified unless Stryker agrees in writing.
Last modified on August 6, 2008