Big Data o la acumulación masiva de datos sanitarios: derechos en riesgo en el marco de la sociedad digital

Big data is an accumulation of data relative to individuals´ health which allows to access to a large volume of data with high speed. The advantage that big data give us in the sanitary case are very considerable, but also, the human rights can be threatened. Because of the data volume that we are d...

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Main Author: Serrano Pérez, María Mercedes
Format: Article
Language:Spanish
Published: 2015
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Online Access:https://dialnet.unirioja.es/servlet/oaiart?codigo=5635389
Source:DS : Derecho y salud, ISSN 1133-7400, Vol. 25, Nº. 1, 2015, pags. 51-64
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Summary: Big data is an accumulation of data relative to individuals´ health which allows to access to a large volume of data with high speed. The advantage that big data give us in the sanitary case are very considerable, but also, the human rights can be threatened. Because of the data volume that we are dealing with and the easy access we have, the risk for person freedom is bigger.Because of that, it is necessary to increase the warranties for the use of that information not constitute the enemy to beat, but the ally to improve health care for the population in all its aspects. In Spain, VISC+ is a Big Data that is not without controversy, precisely by some wrong things about the project and that can mean a decrease for the right to a citizen’s privacy. Strengthening legal warranties for these issues do not happen, it is the goal that law has to pursue.