Ethical overview of health research with regard to the protection of personal health data [Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars]
Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2019; 47(3): 218-227 | DOI: 10.5543/tkda.2019.15957

Ethical overview of health research with regard to the protection of personal health data

Banu Gökçay1, Berna Arda2
1The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey Health Research Funding Group, (TÜBİTAK), Ankara, Turkey
2Ankara University Faculty of Medicine Department of History of Medicine and Ethics, Ankara, Turkey

Retrospective file research is very common in daily medical practice. Approval is required under current law for the review of personal genetic data, and the informed consent of all research subjects is necessary before conducting non-prospective research. In this article, the protection of personal data will be reviewed within the context of informed consent, the protection of confidentiality, the use of good anonymization techniques, research ethics, and medical law.

Keywords: Research ethics, informed consent; privacy; health law; confidentiality.

How to cite this article
Banu Gökçay, Berna Arda. Ethical overview of health research with regard to the protection of personal health data. Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2019; 47(3): 218-227

Corresponding Author: Banu Gökçay, Türkiye
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