Privacy: Confidentiality and Responsibility
Published Online: 15 JUL 2006
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How to Cite
Robson, F. M. 2006. Privacy: Confidentiality and Responsibility. eLS. .
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2006
There may be conflict between the right of an individual to retain their genetic privacy and the right of family members who have serious claims to that information for reasons of their own health. Complex issues can be behind these difficulties for patients and practitioners in the struggle to resolve such dilemmas.
- genetic privacy;
- family dynamics;