Disclosure of medical records breached patient’s human rights – Strasbourg

The release of confidential patient details to a state medical institution in the course of her negotiations with a hospital over a lawsuit was an unjustified interference with her right to respect for private life under Article 8.

Read more on UK Human Rights Blog. The case is L.H. v Latvia [2014] ECHR 453 (29 April 2014) – read judgment.

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