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NHS data critics 'scaremongering'

Opponents of an NHS scheme to share records on a giant database are being accused of "scaremongering" by medical research organisations.

The warning by the umbrella group, Patients-4-Data, comes after the launch of the project was put back to the autumn.

It says critics could prevent a revolution in modern medicine - but privacy campaigners say their concerns are justified.

Adam Brimelow reports.

  • 21 Feb 2014
  • From the section Health
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