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Physician-Patient Privilege

n.The right of a physician not to give any legal statements in a trial regarding any persoanl and confidential information about his patient that he is bound to keep secret.The patient can sue him for any breach of trust except I some cases where the physician can give statements with the patient's permission.

 
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