Does sharing patient information improve healthcare?

Does sharing patient information improve healthcare?

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Maintaining patient confidentiality is a duty of healthcare professionals, but what if sharing of patient data can improve the field of science and research, and healthcare as a whole?
5 Dec 2016 - General
Sharing patient cases and data will help us innovate and discover great improvements with our healthcare. Asking a permission from the consenting party will already save our violation of their privacy rights. However if consent has not been elicited from them, I would have to agree to share their personal information for research purposes as long as we are not putting their profile publicly, going into a point of disrespecting their own lives. I guess doing research and further study does not go...
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