This blog is my own endeavor and project. Though I work in New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, the blog is in no way connected to the hospital.
The information provided in this blog should not be used during any medical emergency or for the diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition. A licensed medical professional should be consulted for diagnosis and treatment of any and all medical conditions. Call 911 if you have a medical emergency.
Links to other sites are provided for information only — they do not constitute my endorsements of those sites.
Any duplication or distribution of the information contained herein is strictly prohibited.
Please realize that health information is a personal and private subject matter. While I want you to be comfortable when you visit my blog and post comments, I cannot control what you put on it. I try to read every comment and remove all identification data such as full name, telephone and email addresses. You though have a choice and that is not to provide sensitive medical information. By posting health information on the blog you assume full responsibility and agree that I am neither responsible nor liable for any claim, loss or damage resulting from its use.
Nitin K Sethi, MD