• This internet site has been developed with the intention of providing information only.
  • Whilst all attempts will be made to maintain accuracy and validity, the Practice accepts no responsibility for events arising from use of the information provided.
  • Although the advice for patients is as comprehensive and accurate as possible, it is only general and should not be used as a substitute for the patient consulting their own doctor.


  • We cannot guarantee uninterrupted access to this website, or the sites to which it links.
  • We accept no responsibility for any damages arising from the loss of use of this information.


  • All links from this website are provided for information and convenience only.
  • We cannot accept responsibility for sites linked to, or the information found there.
  • A link does not imply an endorsement of a site; likewise, not linking to a particular site does not imply lack of endorsement.

Medical Information on the Internet


If you use the Internet for medical information:

    • Always look for a balanced view – not just one site.
    • Remember that anyone can publish anything on the Internet.
    • Make sure the authors and their qualifications are listed.
    • Look at what other reliable information the site refers to.
    • Check that the site is regularly updated.
    • Look for advertising which might influence the information on the site.
    • Avoid online consultations or diagnoses.
    • Check on privacy and confidentiality.
    • Sites from outside the UK may mention treatments that are not available here.