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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.
Right to erasure
The right to erasure is also known as ‘the right to be forgotten’. Individuals can make a request for erasure verbally or in writing. The right is not absolute and only applies in certain circumstances.