Terms & Conditions


The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Foundation is a professional medical society whose mission is to promote excellence in invasive and interventional cardiovascular medicine ("SCAI” or “We"). We provide content on this website ( subject to the following Terms and Conditions, which may change from time-to-time.



1. Use of the Site.

This website ( and the information contained herein are not intended or designed to provide medical diagnosis or medical advice and must be considered as an educational service only. Medical conditions and medical advice change on a person-to-person basis and can change based upon the facts at hand, the information available and the medical equipment and personnel involved. This website and the information contained herein does not, and is not intended to, constitute comprehensive professional medical services or treatment of any kind.


2. Professional Services and Advice.

No information posted or sent through e-mail should be relied upon as a medical consultation. All persons seeking diagnosis, advice, aid, counsel and/or services should immediately seek their own independent medical treatment from the nearest available professional medical provider or hospital. Under no circumstances will SCAI be liable for any injury, claim, cause of action, expense (including attorneys' fees), loss or damage of any kind whatsoever, whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, relating in any manner to this website or the information contained herein, or caused by this website, the use hereof or the information contained herein. It is your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, reliability and usefulness of any information contained herein.


3. Posting of Content.

As with other areas of SCAI professional education activities, you are expected to validate the content you post, such that any recommendations you make involving clinical care or clinical medicine be based on evidence accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indications and contradictions in the care of patients; and that all scientific research referred to or reported in support or justification of a patient care recommendation conforms to generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis.


4. Copyrights & Trademarks.

You should assume that everything you see or read on the site is copyrighted and may not be used except as provided in these Terms and Conditions, the text on the site or with the written permission, in advance, of SCAI. SCAI hereby grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable license for the term hereof to access and download, display and print one copy of the content and functionality displayed on the site ( on any single computer solely for your internal, business use, provided that you do not modify the Site Content in any way and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices displayed on the Site Content. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify, distribute, transmit, post or disclose the Site Content without SCAI's prior written consent.


5. Liability, Warranties, Disclaimers.

The content and functionality on the site is provided with the understanding that SCAI is not herein engaged in rendering professional advice and services to you. All content and functionality on the site is provided "as is," without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. SCAI and its third-party content providers make no warranties, express or implied, as to the ownership, accuracy or adequacy of the site content or that the site shall be free of viruses or other harmful components. SCAI shall have no liability or responsibility for any information published on linked web sites, contained in any content published on the site, or provided by third parties. Neither SCAI nor its third-party content providers shall be liable for any indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages for lost revenues or profits, whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages or losses and regardless of the theory of liability.


6. Links; Advertising; Sponsorship.

Links on this Site may lead to servers maintained by individuals or organizations other than SCAI. SCAI has no control and makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy, timeliness, suitability or any other aspect of the information located on such servers, and neither monitors nor endorses such servers or content. This website may contain advertising and sponsorship. SCAI does not warrant, guarantee or endorse any services or products offered by or through this website or its links. You should exercise your own discretion, care, due diligence and sound judgment when there is any reference to offers, services or products. SCAI does not expressly or impliedly warrant any information, products or services for any purpose including fitness for a particular purpose or merchantability. SCAI is not responsible for the illegality, inaccuracy or error in any advertisers' or sponsors' materials. Please note that SCAI and its members may receive financial contributions or donations from third party medical suppliers, medical providers and/or pharmaceutical companies.


7. Disclaimers.

Neither SCAI, nor its representatives, members, directors, officers, employees, designees, affiliates, agents and assigns warrant that the use of this website or the information contained herein shall be uninterrupted, virus-free or error free, nor do they warrant the accuracy or reliability of the content and information contained herein. SCAI neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice or statement on this website. This website and the information contained or posted herein may not have been updated or checked for accuracy, and it may contain errors, omissions or exclusions. You expressly agree that the use of this website is at your sole risk and you assume any and all risks from its use.


8. Choice of Law and Jurisdiction.

The contents of this site are governed by the laws of the District of Columbia in the United States, and any claims rising directly or indirectly out of any materials contained on this site are subject to these same laws, and any dispute arising there from shall be resolved exclusively in the state and federal courts of the District of Columbia. You hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating such action and agree to waive any right to trial by jury in any such action.


9. Indemnification.

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless SCAI, its representatives, members, directors, officers, employees, designees, affiliates, agents and assigns from and against any and all injuries, claims, causes of action, loss, damage and/or expense, including attorneys' fees, arising out of the reliance upon or the use of this website or the information contained herein.


SCAI® is a registered trademark of The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions.

Last modified: Monday, February 4, 2019, 12:01 PM