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Chronic Disease Management in Asia

This article was originally published on MedTech Intelligence. Chronic diseases, also known as non-communicable diseases, are responsible for approximately 70% of all deaths globally, according to the World Health Organization. The four main categories of chronic diseases are cardiovascular disease, cancer, respiratory... Read More

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Sports Medicine in Asia 2017

This article was originally published on MedTech Intelligence. Introduction Sports medicine is the treatment of injuries or health problems related to exercise, sports, or any other health activity. Asia accounts for approximately 15 percent of the global sports medicine market, which was... Read More

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Japan Pushes Sharing of Patient Data

Along with government measures, select Japanese universities are pushing to establish a medical data information bank. In December 2016, Japan passed new legislation concerning personal data, and institutions have been trying to establish information banks ever since. Currently, each hospital has their... Read More