Monday, October 18, 2010

PatientsLikeMe and Patient Data “Scraping” Scandal

"The Wall Street Journal caught Nielsen “scraping” personal data from PatientsLikeMe.com, a site where people with medical problems go to discuss their meds and symptoms. But don’t kid yourself that PatientsLikeMe is the victim here: Its entire business model is about selling private patient information to the highest bidder." Read here

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