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An international overview of the regulatory legislation concerning telemedicine
Telemedicine has been available to healthcare providers for several years. However, it was not until quite recently that the field of telemedicine really took off due to the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic. With the new standard of social distancing and the burden on the healthcare system, the COVID-19 pandemic forced rapid implementation of telemedicine in day-to-day practice, resulting in the use of technology to provide healthcare growing significantly. This overview is intended to summarise the...
January 17, 2022
1 min read
Renewal of early access and compassionate use frameworks...
On 1 July 2021, the early access and compassionate use reform...
November 10, 2021
6 min read
Healthcare research and the GDPR – which legal basis...
Establishing the correct legal basis under the GDPR is essential...
October 4, 2021
13 min read
Worldwide Interpol operation Pangea XIV leads to shutdowns...
Operation Pangea is a yearly recurring operation in which Interpol...
June 24, 2021
2 min read
Spanish courts say “no” to the evergreening on data exclusivity of medicines.
Three recent judgments handed down by the Central Administrative Courts Nos. 4, 10 and 2 on 30 March,...
June 14, 2021
8 min read
First medicinal cannabis drug listed on the Australian Pharmaceuticals Benefits Scheme
On 1 May 2021 Epidyolex, the first medicinal cannabis drug product was listed on the Pharmaceutical Benefits...
May 6, 2021
1 min read
EU merger control – new guidance brings uncertainty – particularly for tech and pharma acquisitions
Illumina’s acquisition of cancer testing startup, Grail, looks set to be the testing ground for the Commission’s...
April 20, 2021
7 min read
Introduction of the Narcotic Drugs Amendment (Medicinal Cannabis) Bill 2021
On the 3rd February 2021, the Narcotic Drugs Amendment (Medicinal Cannabis) Bill 2021 (Bill) was introduced...
March 2, 2021
1 min read
Impact of Brexit on Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare
AI developments in the UK The UK is starting to uncover significant opportunities...
February 5, 2021
5 min read
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