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Broadcasters breach confidentiality

BMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7026.269a (Published 03 February 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:269
  1. Alison Boulton

    An elderly British patient with cancer who was filmed without his permission by a television news crew has received a full apology from the BBC. The patient had already complained to the Broadcasting Complaints Commission, but the BBC's apology has pre-empted the need for the commission to adjudicate …

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