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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy


This policy covers EW-AIP’s use of personal information that is collected when you use Whenever you provide such personal information, we will treat that information in accordance with this policy. When using your personal information EW-AIP will act in accordance with current legislation and aim to meet current Internet best practice.

Use and storage of your personal information Collection, retention, and use of personal information may occur if member and non-member users interact with EW-AIP's Website, by either registering with the site or participating in one of EW-AIP's services. Member users will be required to provide their name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, EW-AIP member id number, and/or other identifying information. This information is used to verify status with the EW-AIP membership database and to respond to inquiries and/or requests. Non-member users may be required to provide an e-mail address, in order for EW-AIP to respond to inquiries and/or requests. EW-AIP may use e-mail addresses provided by member users to notify them of upcoming events organised or approved by EW-AIP. Member users who do not wish to receive such e-mails should not opt-in when registering with EW-AIP's website. Member users are able to opt-out or change their preferences for receiving such information at any time. We will hold your personal information on our systems for as long as you use the service you have requested, and remove it in the event that the purpose has been met, or, in the case ofEW-AIP membership you no longer wish to continue your registration as a member. We will ensure that all personal information supplied is held securely, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Access to your personal information You have the right to request a copy of the personal information EW-AIP holds about you and to have any inaccuracies corrected. Please address requests to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Use of Cookies and IP Address Cookies are small pieces of information stored by your browser on your computer, which are used to store information that would otherwise be lost when the browser was closed. When a user logs onto EW-AIP's Website, a cookie is created and placed on the computer so the user can access the restricted content. The cookie contains no personal information and is used by the website to automatically log in the user on subsequent visits.

A unique number called an IP address identifies each computer on the Internet. Each time users connect to the Internet, their computer is assigned an IP address. When member and non-member users connect to EW-AIP's Website, the IP address is stored for statistical purposes.

Public Forums EW-AIP's Website makes public forums and discussion boards available to member users. Please remember that any information disclosed in these areas becomes public information and member users should exercise caution when deciding to disclose personal information. EW-AIP cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information transmitted in the public forums.

External Links EW-AIP's Website contains links to other external websites that do not fall under its domain. EW-AIP is not responsible for the privacy practices and the content of such external websites.

Third Party EW-AIP does not sell or give away personal information to Third Parties.

The European Working Gorup of Abnormally Invasive Placenta (EW-AIP) reserves the right to amend the Privacy Policy at any time for any reason. This Privacy Policy only applies to information collected by EW-AIP through EW-AIP's Website.

Terms of Use

Terms Of Use

Conditions of use

By using this site you signify your consent to these conditions of use. If you do not agree to these conditions of use, please do not use the site. All materials on this site are the property of the European Working Group of Abnormally Invasive Placenta (EW-AIP) and are protected by copyright.

Data ProtectionEW-AIP adheres to UK Data Protection legislation which governs the collection and management of personal information, including images. If you have any concerns about personal details or images on this site, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Limitations of use Under no circumstances shall EW-AIP be liable for any special or consequential damages arising from the use or reliance on information contained within this website.

EW-AIP and the public We regret that it is not possible for EW-AIP to offer medical advice on any individual or general medical condition. Users of this website seeking advice on any medical condition should consult their medical practitioner.

Links to other sites Hyperlinks to material on other servers are provided as a service and on the understanding that EW-AIP accepts no responsibility whatsoever for linked websites or the accuracy or suitability of any information contained therein.

Links to this site WWW links to this site are permitted provided the link is to the original document on this server. Copying materials to your own website is not permissible without prior agreement of EW-AIP.

Rights and Permissions Policy EW-AIP publications are protected by copyright and all rights are reserved. EW-AIP publications may not be reproduced in any form or by any means without written permission from the copyright owner. Permission requests for EW-AIP publications and for foreign language translations should be directed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Permissions The permission to reproduce EW-AIP material must be sought well before the expected publication date of your document. The written requests should contain the following information: 1. Precise citation of the sought document or selection 2. Title and publisher of your publication 3. Means by which your publication will be distributed (ie, included in a book, as a part of your patient education packet, handouts to students, on a CD, or your intranet, etc.)

Permissions are typically granted to reproduce selections of current EW-AIP materials based on the following conditions: 1. Full credit to the source is shown as indicated in the permission granting letter. 2. The information must be reproduced without modification, with the exception of style and format changes. 3. Permission is given for one-time use and does not extend to electronic rights, subsequent editions, or foreign translations. 4. Permission is contingent on payment of a fee of €100.00 per selection.

Permissions are not granted to reproduce EW-AIP material in any of the following circumstances: 1. Use of all or most of a publication  2. Electronic reproduction of material in any form 3. Use of material that is not original with EW-AIP (the original publisher must be contacted) 4. Reproduction of a document that has been withdrawn from circulation

EW-AIP Logo The EW-AIP logo is an official trademark of the Society. It cannot be used by individuals or organisations except under formal agreement with the Society.

Foreign Language Translations Permission to translate documents into a foreign language is extended through a written agreement.

Copyright Release All authors, illustrators, and editors who contribute to ISUOG publications should sign a copyright release, which entitles the Society to copyright their work. This is not necessary if the individual is working under contract.

Joint Publication Publications may be produced jointly under an agreement that conveys copyright to EW-AIP and extends a licence to the collaborating organisation(s) for the unrestricted use of the document. This agreement entitles EW-AIP to retain sole copyright of the document and to use the name and logo of other organisations.

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