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Analytical cookies: These cookies are used to collect and analyze data about the visit to the website, such as click behaviour, visit time and visit frequency. VUmc uses Google Analytics for this and applies the privacy-friendly setting of Google Analytics manual of the Dutch Data Protection Authority. VUmc thus complies with the Telecommunications Act and VUmc does not have to request permission from the website visitor for these cookies. Vumc uses this anonymized data to improve and adapt the website. You can refuse the use of these cookies through your browser settings.