"Chaos" protects health privacy

Silversides, Ann
January 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/12/2010 Supplement, Vol. 182, pE37
Academic Journal
The article focuses on views of Mark Rothstein, director of the Institute for Bioethics, Health Law and Policy at the University of Louisville in Kentucky, on the protection of genetic privacy, expressed at an Ottawa conference on electronic health information on November 18. It is stated that there is an urgent need for better privcy protection of health records. Rothstein, feels that the only thing that can protect privacy is chaos.


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