Ethics in Precision Health

To what extent are precision approaches to health new and what are clinical and ethical implications of these approaches for distinguishing between care and research? This issue of the AMA Journal of Ethics considers consent, governance, and appropriate uses of data. We also consider ethical questions surrounding novel clinical applications, public policy questions about stewardship of huge numbers of patients’ information, and questions about how to justly distribute these efforts’ risks and benefits.

Volume 20, Number 9: E793-910 Full Issue PDF