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Design, Text and Content: Philipp F├╝rnstahl, Head of CARD Team

Copyright: Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich



The CARD team of Balgrist University Hospital intends to use this Internet portal to make useful and important information easily accessible to patients, clients, visitors, doctors, students and other interested parties. We make every effort to ensure that this information is up-to-date and accurate, but we are nonetheless unable to guarantee that it is correct, accurate, up-to-date or complete. Furthermore, this information does not imply entitlement to any rights. All medical advice on the internet portal was provided in all good conscience but must not under any circumstances replace consultation with a doctor and is followed at the readers own risk. The CARD team of Balgrist University Hospital or Balgrist University Hospital cannot be held liable for any damage sustained as a result of using this portal, particularly that caused by incorrect information or technical problems. The hospital also accepts no liability for the content and correct functioning of websites accessible from the portal by link. We reserve the right to change, complete, delete or remove the portals content or close it down at any time, without prior warning.


Downloading or printing individual pages or documents from this portal for private, non-commercial use is allowed. We authorise the duplication of individual pages and documents from this portal for public, non-commercial use on the condition that reference is made to copyright and liability with regard to any subsequent and commercial use. Prior written approval must be obtained from Balgrist University Hospital for subsequent use, particularly full or partial duplication for commercial purposes, dissemination through electronic or other means.