UPDATE : Friday, May 29, 2020
KUAH to build ‘minimal transfusion surgical hospital’
Korea University Anam Hospital (KUAH) said it would become the nation’s fir...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-01-30 15:47
‘Korea should adopt PBM to save blood’
Recently, experts in Patient Blood Management (PBM) gathered in Seoul to sh...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-01-25 15:45
‘PBM improves patient outcomes and reduces cost,’ top specialist says
Patient Blood Management (PBM) is a multidisciplinary, evidence-based appro...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-01-24 15:32
Korea overuses blood transfusion, despite chronic shortage
People often associate an operation room with blood. If you get surgery, yo...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-01-23 15:37
Books shed light on former leper colony
Sorokdo Charity Clinic during the Japanese colonial period (left) and the p...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-01-19 14:20
Why is mental health treatment sluggish in Korea?
Shock rippled through Korea when Jong-hyun, a talented, prolific K-pop star...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-01-12 17:37
Korea Biomedical Review’s ‘Top 20’ news
By all accounts, 2017 was an eventful year for Korea’s medical and pharmace...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-12-31 10:59
Ob/gyns protest jail term on colleague doctor
On Nov. 24, 2014, a German pregnant woman was hospitalized for delivery at ...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-30 15:30
New amendment enacted requiring hospitals to pay medicine price within 6 months
The revised Pharmaceutical Law that requires medical institutions and pharm...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-30 15:00
Hospitals start to adopt artificial intelligence
The medical service industry is one of the industries to adopt artificial i...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-30 10:18
Illegal practices remain in pharmaceuticals and drug wholesalers
Earlier this year, illegal lobbies between the pharmaceutical companies and...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-30 10:18
Seonam University’s College of Medicine to shut down
Seonam University The Education Ministry decided to shut down Seonam Univ...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-29 15:00
Daewoong embroiled in multiple lawsuits
Daewoong Pharmaceuticals continued to stand the center of multiple lawsuits...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-29 13:30
Pharmacists react against expansion of medications sold at convenience stores
The government’s decision to expand the range of non-prescription drugs at ...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-29 10:28
Mental health law hurts mental health of psychiatrists
Due to the revised law that enhanced the requirements and procedures of non...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-29 10:27
Multinational pharmaceutical companies face conflict with employees
More than 80 employees of Boehringer Ingelheim Korea hold a rally to protes...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-28 13:30
‘Anaki’ slammed for child abuse
This year, an online community was at the center of a social controversy. “...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-28 12:30
The rise and fall of blockbuster drugs
Several blockbuster drugs faced backlash after problems arose with their ef...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-28 09:26
The first change in flat rate system for senior outpatients in 16 years
The ceiling of 15,000 won for the flat rate system for senior outpatients w...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-28 09:23
Infant deaths at Ewha hospital re-illuminate poor infection control
The death of four newborns at Ewha Womans University Medical Center’s (EUMC...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-27 12:53
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