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China in Your Hands: Grasping the Potential of Emerging Markets

March 13, 2014 3:23 pm | by Vince Postill, SVP of Global Business Development, PrisymID | Blogs | Comments

In 2011, China officially became the third biggest pharmaceutical market in the world – almost 50% bigger than fourth-placed Germany. Brazil, meanwhile, overtook mature European markets such as the UK, Italy and Spain, to climb to sixth place...

Emerging Markets Present Challenge for Medical Device Companies Outsourcing Clinical Activities

September 6, 2013 4:02 pm | by PR Newswire | News | Comments

It's no secret that the medical device sector sees emerging markets such as...

Frost & Sullivan: Technology as a Competitive Differentiator Fuels Adoption of Electronic Medical Records in Brazilian Hospitals

August 8, 2013 3:59 pm | by PR Newswire | News | Comments

Intensifying competition among private hospitals in Brazil...

US spends far more for health care than 12 industrialized nations, but quality varies

May 4, 2012 5:36 am | News | Comments

The United States spends more on health care than 12 other industrialized countries yet does not...

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Diabetes Set to Become Biggest Killer in India, China and Brazil

March 22, 2012 7:12 am | News | Comments

NEW YORK (GBI Research) - The emerging countries of India, Brazil and China are seeing swift increases in the prevalence of diabetes, as financial development is met by unhealthy lifestyle choices and subsequent chronic disease, according to a new report by business intelligence expert GBI Research.

Opportunities in the Brazilian Market for Medical Products and Devices

September 2, 2010 11:19 am | by Marcelo Sicoli and Thaise Mrad | Articles | Comments

The market for medical products and devices in Brazil, estimated at R$ 8 billion (US$ 4.5 billion) continues to expand. From 2008 to 2009 the market grew by 6% and is expected to increase by more than 10% in 2010 according to estimates by ABIMO - Brazilian Medical Devices Manufacturers Association. The optimism of the industry takes into account the prospects of growth in the Country, which might surpass 6,0% this year. In the pharmaceutical market for example, predictions point to a 13% evolution in 2010. 

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