Key considerations for patients include whether online doctors have access to their medical records and are suitable for those with complex health needs. And, GPs say, online services should be in addition to traditional face-to-face consultations
Lhasa Limited is an SME specialising in the development of computer-based systems for use in research on toxicology and related sciences. The company is a partner in four IMI projects. Research Leader Katharine Briggs spoke to the IMI Programme Office about the benefits of taking part in IMI projects, and gave some tips for SMEs thinking of applying for IMI support.
The Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) project EUPATI built a much-needed programme for patient involvement in medicines research and development, and has been a game changer for patient empowerment in Europe, building a movement that will long outlive the project itself. Today, patients in Europe and beyond are benefitting from the project.
An alliance with outcomes measurement body ICHOM intends to accelerate the push towards value-based care. The aim is to square the circle between the budget squeeze facing healthcare systems and paying for medical innovation coming through the pipeline
An analysis based on the EU survey of health, ageing and retirement shows children who grew up in disadvantaged households will be in poorer health as adults, even if their socio-economic status improves