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NHS patients 'may get records access'

Some medical bodies, backed by the government, hope to give NHS patients free access to their own medical notes.

Some medical bodies, backed by the government, hope to give NHS patients free access to their own medical notes.

But some fear it's simply a means of shifting responsibility for the failings of the health service on to the patients themselves.

Peter Marshall reports for Newsnight.

  • 26 Oct
  • From the section Health