Source: EU Whitepaper
EARLY INTERVENTION: SLOWING DISEASE PROGRESSION
MAKING THE CASE FOR EARLY INTERVENTION
Keeping people healthy and productive is essential. Early intervention can deliver significant benefits to patients, healthcare systems and economies.
POWERFUL DATA FOR IMPROVING EARLY INTERVENTION
Data provides an invaluable tool that can be used to identify trends in disease for early intervention.
Soon almost half of all Europeans will struggle with a chronic disease that limits their ability to work. How will healthcare systems cope?
THE IMPACT ON HEALTHCARE EXPENDITURES
Healthcare expenditures must be directed intelligently towards early intervention efforts in order to impact the long-term sustainability of healthcare systems.
Spotlight on Prevention: When, Who and How?
Unhealthy lifestyles and lack of physical activity are key factors in the development of chronic diseases. Early prevention and diagnosis, better education, and above all collaboration among governments, patient organizations, and industry are crucial to prevent chronic diseases from arising.