Website Terms and Conditions

October 1, 2012

This site is prepared and maintained by HLT, Inc. (“HLT,” “us” or “we”), a member of the Bracco Group of companies. The following terms and conditions govern your access to and use, including any content, functionality and services offered on or through (the “Website”), whether as a guest or a registered user.

Please read these Website Terms and Conditions carefully before you start to use the Website. By using the Website, you accept and agree to be bound and abide by these Website Terms and Conditions and our Privacy Policy, found at, incorporated herein by reference. If you do not want to agree to these Website Terms and Conditions or the Privacy Policy, you must not access or use the Website.

Use Of Materials On This Website.

The content, features and functionality of this Website are owned by HLT and our licensors and vendors and are protected under applicable U.S. and international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws. If you use the materials in a way that is not clearly allowed by these Website Terms and Conditions, you are violating your contract with us and may be violating copyright, trademark, and other laws. In that case, we automatically revoke your permission to use the materials and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made. Title to the materials remains with HLT or with the authors of the materials contained on this Website. All rights not expressly granted are reserved.

You may download or print a reasonable number of copies of the materials on this Website, but only for your personal, or internal business use. When you download or print a copy of the materials on this Website, you must also include all copyright and other notices that are in the materials, including the copyright notice on the bottom of the page.

This Website is for informational purposes only. The Content on this website should not be considered medical advice and is not intended as medical advice. HLT makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy or completeness of the information provided and hereby waives all express and implied warranties. HLT and its affiliates shall not be liable for any direct or indirect damages or injury resulting from access to, or inability to access, this Website or from reliance on any information contained in this Website.

Full product information for any HLT product can be obtained by contacting HLT at 763-416-7500. Physicians and technologists should carefully review the complete product information, including all operators’ manuals, for any device or disposable prior to patient use.

HLT reserves the right to delete, modify, or supplement the content of this Website at any time for any reason.

Website Registration.

To access the Website or some of the resources it offers, you may be asked to provide certain registration details or other information. It is a condition of your use of the Website that all the information you provide on the Website is correct, current and complete. You agree that all information you provide to register with this Website or otherwise is governed by our Privacy Policy and you consent to all actions taken with respect to your information consistent with our Privacy Policy.

If you choose, or are provided with, a user name, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any other person or entity. You also acknowledge that your account is personal to you and agree not to provide any other person with access to this Website or portions of it using your user name, password or other security information. You agree to notify HLT immediately of any unauthorized access to or use of your user name or password or any other breach of security. You also agree to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. You should use particular caution when accessing your account from a public or shared computer so that others are not able to view or record your password or other personal information.

HLT has the right to disable any user name, password or other identifier, whether chosen by you or provided by HLT, at any time in its sole discretion for any or no reason, including if, in HLT’s opinion, you have violated any provision of these Website Terms and Conditions.

Use Of Hlt Trademark.

The HLT logo and other service and product names are trademarks of HLT, Inc. (the “Company Marks”). You agree not to display or use the Company Marks in any manner without our express prior permission. To request permission to use a Company Mark, please use the Contact Us feature.

Links To Other Sites.

This Website may contain links to websites not operated by HLT. We provide these links for your convenience, but we do not review, control, or monitor the materials on any other websites. We are not responsible for the performance of those sites or for your business dealings with them. Your use of other websites is subject to the terms of use of those sites.

Restrictions On Use Of This Website.

You agree: a) not to use this Website or content in any way not explicitly permitted by these Website Terms and Conditions or the text of the Website itself; b) not to copy, modify, or create derivative works involving the content, except you may print a reasonable number of copies for your personal or internal business use; c) not to misrepresent your identity or provide us with any false information in any information-collection portion of this Website such as a registration or enrollment application page; d) not to take any action intended to interfere with the operation of this Website; e) not to access or attempt to access any portion of this Website to which you have not been explicitly granted access; f) not to share any password assigned to you with any third parties or use any password granted to a third party; g) not to directly or indirectly authorize anyone else to take actions prohibited in this section; and h) to comply with all applicable laws and regulations while using this Website or the content.

Governing Law And Jurisdiction.

This Website is controlled by HLT from its offices within the State of Minnesota, United States of America. All users acknowledge and agree that the laws of the State of Minnesota shall apply to any matter relating in any way to the use of this Website, without regard for principles of conflicts of laws. In addition, all users agree to submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the courts located within Hennepin County in the State of Minnesota. All users are responsible for compliance with any applicable laws and are prohibited from accessing this Website from any location where the contents are illegal.

Before seeking legal recourse for any harm you believe you have suffered arising from or related to your use of this Website, you agree to inform us in writing and to give us 30 days to cure the harm before initiating any action. You must initiate any cause of action within one year after the claim has arisen, or you will be barred from pursuing any cause of action.

Changes To These Terms And Conditions.

We reserve the right to make changes to these Website Terms and Conditions from time to time. We will alert you to any such changes by updating these Website Terms and Conditions. If you have any questions about our Website Terms and Conditions, please contact us.