UCL News


Inherited diseases: confidentiality versus care

21 November 2019

A woman is suing an NHS trust for not telling her about her father’s Huntington’s disease. Professor Sir Jonathan Montgomery (UCL Laws) talks about the importance of confidentiality for an effective health service, as panellists discuss balancing confidentiality with care.

Listen: BBC Radio 4’s ‘Moral Maze’ (from 3 mins 28 secs)