OBJECTIVES The Korean government has enacted two laws, namely, the Personal Information Protection Act and the Bioethics and Safety Act to prevent the unauthorized use of medical information. To protect patients' privacy by complying with governmental regulations and improve the convenience of research, Asan Medical Center has been developing a… (More)
To protect patients' privacy and to improve the convenience of research, Asan Medical Center (AMC) has been developing a de-identification system for biomedical research, which mainly consists of three components: de-identification tool, search tool, and chart review tool. The de-identification tool can substitute a randomly assigned research ID for a… (More)
To the Editor: We have noticed an inadvertent error in our article. In Figure 1, an abbreviation is misspelled. We have attached a corrected version of Figure 1. We apologize for any inconvenience that it may have caused.