Privacy Policy

Policies regarding the Handling of Personal Information

  1. We strive to make the purpose for collecting, using and providing personal information clear and manage this information properly. We only use personal information within the scope of the purpose of use. In addition, we take appropriate measures to ensure that personal information is not used beyond the scope of the purpose.
  2. In the management of personal information, we abide by the Act on the Protection of Personal Information and other related laws, guidelines, and norms within Japan.
  3. We implement all possible measures to protect personal information against unauthorized access, disclosure, loss or destruction. In addition, we promptly implement corrective actions against risks of any accidents.
  4. We react promptly to complaints and consultations regarding personal information.
  5. We review our Personal Information Protection Management System regularly, and continuously improve the system.

How We Use Personal Information

We collect and use personal information as follows:

  1. Purpose of Collecting and Using Personal Information

    We may collect and use personal information to provide our service and to provide information on this website.

  2. Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties

    We shall never disclose personal information that we have obtained to third parties without your prior consent.

    However, we may disclose personal information to third parties:

    if we are requested to do so based on the laws

    if we believe disclosure is necessary to protect personal and property safety

  3. Entrustment of Handling of Personal Information

    We may entrust third parties with all or a portion of personal information handling procedures within the scope of the purpose.

    If we entrust these services, we attest that the designee will handle the personal information properly.

    In addition, the proper handling of personal information will be stipulated in the agreements between parties, and we will exercise the necessary and appropriate measures to ensure appropriate supervision over the designee.

  4. Disclosure, Correction and Suspension of Use of Personal Information

    Requests for disclosure of the purpose of use, requests to disclose or correct personal information, and requests to suspend the use of personal information are restricted to individuals who provide personal information.

    If you wish to disclose, modify, or change your personal information or if you wish to suspend the use of your information that is already registered, please refer to the following instructions.

Management of Personal Information

We always maintain safeguards and take appropriate measures to handle personal information that we have collected based on our internal rules.

In addition, we abide by our internal rules in handling personal information.

Furthermore, we appoint a Personal Information Protection Management Representative who is responsible for protecting personal information based on our rules. We also promote the announcement, maintenance, and management of safety measures.


Hideki Fujita, Personal Information Protection Management Representative, Administration Department, MEDICUS SHUPPAN, Publishers Co., Ltd.

TEL: 06-6398-5008

Available from 9:00 to 17:00 (except Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays)

Updates to the Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is subject to change without prior notice.

Please review the latest information on this website to ensure that you are aware of any changes or updates to this Privacy Policy.

Effective as of December 10, 2008

Hideki Fujita, Personal Information Protection Management Representative, Administration Department, MEDICUS SHUPPAN, Publishers Co., Ltd.

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