Chapter 13. Ethical Issues of Electronic Patient Data and Informatics in Clinical Trial Settings

  1. Sylvia Nagl
  1. Dipak Kalra and
  2. David Ingram

Published Online: 16 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470032898.ch13

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How to Cite

Kalra, D. and Ingram, D. (2006) Ethical Issues of Electronic Patient Data and Informatics in Clinical Trial Settings, in Cancer Bioinformatics: From Therapy Design to Treatment (ed S. Nagl), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470032898.ch13

Editor Information

  1. Department of Oncology, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK

Author Information

  1. CHIME, Holborn Union Building, Royal Free and University College Medical School (Archway Campus), Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 27 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470863046

Online ISBN: 9780470032893

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Keywords:

  • cancer bioinformatics;
  • patient-identifiable health data;
  • electronic patient data ethical issue;
  • International Organization for Standardization (ISO);
  • European legislation;
  • EU Clinical Trials Directive;
  • UK Common Law of Confidentiality;
  • Human Tissue Bill 2003;
  • good informing in bioinformatics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Ethical aspects of using patient-identifiable health data

  • Legislation and policies pertaining to patient-identifiable health data

  • Using anonymized and pseudonymized data

  • Protecting personal health data