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Informed consent is the process in which a health care provider educates a patient about the risks, benefits, and alternatives of a given procedure or intervention. The patient must be competent to make a voluntary decision about whether to undergo the procedure or intervention.
Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA)
A Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) is a process to help identify and minimize the data protection risks of a project.
A DPIA is mandatory for processing that is likely to result in a high risk to individuals. This includes some specified types of processing, such as the processing of sensitive data.