Terms and conditions

Attention: Please read these terms carefully before using the U-Prevent calculation software (the "Tool"). Using the Tool indicates that you accept these terms ("Terms and Conditions").

Information Only

The Tool and the U-Prevent website are provided for information only. The Tool has been published with the intention that it will be useful, but without warranty, implied or explicit, of fitness for purpose. The Tool should not be considered as providing a definitive diagnosis or a recommendation to adopt any specific action or treatment. The information generated by the Tool is not a substitute for professional medical advice or care provided by a qualified doctor or other health care professional.

Always check with your doctor if you have any concerns about your health, any condition or treatment. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of information generated by the Tool or any information on this Website.

Liability Waiver

Use of the Tool, the results generated by the Tool and the information contained within and linked to this Website is at your own risk. Despite the care exercised by the authors when compiling the Tool and this website, errors and omissions are possible. With this in mind, the University Medical Center Utrecht (“UMCU”) cannot accept any liability whatsoever toward any party.

The Tool and the U-Prevent website are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis without any representation or endorsement and UMCU makes no warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, in relation to the Tool and/or the U-Prevent website, including but not limited to, implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security, accuracy, conditions of completeness, or any implied warranty arising from course of dealing or usage.

UMCU makes no warranty that the Tool and/or the U-Prevent website will meet your requirements or will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Tool or Website or the server that makes them available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials. UMCU will not be responsible or liable to you for any loss of content or material uploaded or transmitted through the Website.


You agree to indemnify UMCU and its officers, directors and employees, immediately on demand, against all claims, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including legal fees, arising out of any breach of these Terms and Conditions by you or any other liabilities arising out of your use of the Tool and/or this Website.


All rights reserved. Materials on this Website are protected by copyright law. Nothing from this website may be reproduced, saved in an automated database, or published in any way or form whatsoever without the prior written consent of UMCU. This site is not intended for commercial use.

The Rights of UMCU

UMCU, reserves the right to modify or withdraw, temporarily or permanently, the Tool and/or this Website (or any part thereof) with or without notice to you and you confirm that UMCU shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification to or withdrawal of the Tool and/or this Website.

UMCU reserves the right to change the Terms and Conditions under which the Tool and Website are offered from time to time. Any such changes will be displayed on the Website. Your continued use of the Tool and/or the Website (or any part thereof) following such change shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change. You should ensure that you visit the Website regularly as you are solely responsible for ensuring that you are aware of such changes which have been made to the Terms and Conditions.

Governing Law

These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of The Netherlands. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Dutch courts in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Tool and this Website. Use of the Tool and this Website is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms and Conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.


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Privacy Policy

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