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Legal Disclaimer: The maintainers of this website have no medical qualifications and the information contained on this site is not intended to replace expert medical advice that you may be given. We do our best to ensure that any information we publish is accurate and strongly advise that any decisions about your treatment should be made after discussions with your oncologist or other suitably qualified medical professional. SPAEN is purely patient-run and are independent from pharmaceutical companies, medical institution or professional organisation. Before taking any legal action, please contact us – we are very confident we can solve any issue in both interests without the need for any legal steps.

Independence: SPAEN not affiliated to any pharmaceutical company, medical institution or professional organisation.

Links to third-party sites: The SPAEN website contains numerous links to third-party websites. Unless otherwise stated, these links are provided as other useful sources of information. No endorsement by SPAEN of any kind as to the content or quality of third-party websites is implied. SPAEN is not responsible for the contents any third-party website accessed through this site. If you decide to access third-party websites, you do so at your own risk.

Links from third-party sites: SPAEN is happy for other organisations to refer to the SPAEN website on their own website and to create hypertext links as appropriate.

Copyrights and use of content: SPAEN authorises you to view the content of this site solely for your personal, non-commercial use.  Content of third parties will be referenced. Unauthorised use of the content may violate copyright, trademark and other laws.

Privacy and data protection: Most areas on our website are accessible anonymously. SPAEN stores information of people authoring content on the website, which is required for copyright reasons. However SPAEN does not pass on personal details to other people or organisations.

Advertising: No advertising is accepted on the SPAEN website.

Confidentiality: SPAEN honors the legal requirements of medical information privacy that apply in EU. The SPAEN website is located in Germany, however has an European outreach.

Webmaster/Website Editor (responsible for the content of the website): Michaela Geissler