Indepentednt logo

How does the Data Protection Act 1998 affect general practice?

Dr Nigel Watson outlines the new requirements for the storage and use of data under the Data Protection Act 1998 and discusses the implications for GPs

Published online: 01 November 2001

Log in or register now for FREE in order to:

  • benefit from unlimited access to all pages, including:
    • 180+ guideline summaries
    • 1000+ evidence-based articles
  • review and leave comments on all articles and summaries
  • automatically track your reading and learning via your CPD tracker
  • on-demand webinars presented by leading clinical experts

Registration only takes 2 minutes and it will give you FREE access to all content across:



Need help? Email us