Utility of privacy preservation for health data publishing

Lengdong Wu, Hua He, Osmar R. Zaiane
2013 Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems  
In the medical field, we are amassing phenomenal amounts of data. Because of understandable ethical and legal responsibility to maintain the privacy, many techniques of anonymization have been proposed to provide means of data publishing without jeopardizing privacy. The strictness of the techniques is putting in question the utility of the health data after severe anonymization.
doi:10.1109/cbms.2013.6627853 dblp:conf/cbms/WuHZ13 fatcat:3ype3r5sqrgl5auf27pniogo6u