Ethical Issues in Big Data Health Research: Currents in Contemporary Bioethics.

@article{Rothstein2015EthicalII,
  title={Ethical Issues in Big Data Health Research: Currents in Contemporary Bioethics.},
  author={Mark a. Rothstein},
  journal={The Journal of law, medicine & ethics : a journal of the American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics},
  year={2015},
  volume={43 2},
  pages={425-9}
}
Mark A. Rothstein Let me say at the outset that I am not an expert on Big Data. I am not even an expert on Little Data. I am, like many of you, someone who teaches and writes about research ethics, including privacy, autonomy, and informed consent. I am someone who is concerned whenever I hear that a new research method is so exciting and so promising that we ought to set aside the ethical principles and rules that have shaped the world of research ethics since the Nuremberg Code in 1947. I am… CONTINUE READING