Terms of Use

The ASCVTS website (https://www.ascvts-members.com/) is provided by The Asian Society for Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery in furtherance of its educational mission and in accordance with its nonprofit and tax-exempt status. The site is owned by The Asian Society for Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery.

Please read carefully the following rules governing the use of the ASCVTS Website.Your use of this service will constitute your agreement to comply with the following rules:


All materials posted on this site are subject to copyrights owned by The Asian Society for Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery and other individuals or entities.

The Society hereby provides limited permission for the user of this site to reproduce, retransmit, and reprint for such user's own personal use (and for such personal use only) part or all of any document on this site with respect to which the Society is the copyright owner as long as the copyright notice contained in such document or portion thereof is included in such reproduction, retransmission or reprinting.

All other use of all or part of any document found on this site is expressly prohibited, unless the Society or the other copyright owner identified in the document has expressly granted its prior written consent. All other rights are reserved.


  1. The Asian Society for Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery and its representatives are not liable to anyone for:
    1. any injury and/or damage to persons or property as a matter of products liability, negligence, or otherwise from any use or operation of any methods, products, instructions, or ideas contained in the material herein; or
    2. any damages incurred if material infects or contaminates a user's system or information.

Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on The ASCVTS website could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. The ASCVTS does not warrant that any of the materials on its website are accurate, complete, or current. The ASCVTS may make changes to the materials contained on its website at any time without notice. The ASCVTS does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

Site Terms of Use Modifications

The ASCVTS may revise these terms of use for its web site at any time without notice. By using this website you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use.