UPDATE : Tuesday, March 19, 2019
[Reporter’s Notebook] TV dramas misportray mental hospitals
In a dark basement without any light, several rooms are arrayed on both sid...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-01-18 15:28
[Column] Patient stabbed doctor to death -- things can’t just go on like this
Lim Se-won, a psychiatrist at Kanguk Samsung Hospital, died after a patient...
by Song Hyoung-gon  |  2019-01-03 14:58
[Column]Korea’s healthcare industry; do flowers blossom in desert, too?
A few days ago, the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety held a conference unde...
by Choi Yoon Sup  |  2018-10-31 11:28
[Column]‘Doctors made patients want to bring CCTVs in operating rooms’
A debate is heating up over installing closed-circuit TVs in operating room...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2018-10-16 17:05
[Column] Pyongyang summit prelude for inter-Korean health community
I work in Goyang, a malaria risk area, near the Korean Demilitarized Zone (...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2018-09-27 15:08
[Column] What makes telemedicine controversial?
Whether Korea should allow telemedicine has been controversial several time...
by Choi Yoon Sup  |  2018-09-05 15:21
[Reporter’s Notebook] Is Korean market unimportant for Samsung Bioepis?
“Please insert ‘severe’ in front of ‘acute pancreatitis’ in the headline an...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2018-08-16 14:24
[Column] Buy expensive and waste your money?
On July 9, the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety banned the sale and manufac...
by Song Hyoung-gon  |  2018-07-16 15:09
[Reporter’s Notebook] Korean medical workers living in fear of violence
Violence is growing in Korean hospitals, including emergency rooms, committ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-07-13 16:34
[Column] Carcinogen threat will continue unless Seoul overhauls generics approval system
The government’s recent ban on hypertension drugs containing a possible car...
by Howard Lee  |  2018-07-12 13:44
[Column] Regulation stifles innovative healthcare
I review a lot of initial business plans for healthcare startups – pr...
by Choi Yoon Sup  |  2018-06-20 15:38
[Column]Nothing is cheap -- and good
On May 31, Korean Medical Association declared the breakdown of negotiation...
by Song Hyoung-gon  |  2018-06-05 11:47
Pfizer Korea ignores reporters’ questions
“I do not think the questions are relevant to this occasion. Please check t...
by So Jae-hyeon  |  2018-06-01 15:18
[Column]Brokerage reports and biotech stock prices
A local brokerage house issued a report named “Bio bubbles in small-medium ...
by Song Hyoung-gon  |  2018-04-20 17:29
Stigmatizing mental illness leads to high suicide rate
Thirty-six Koreans commit suicide every day. That translates into one death...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-04-18 14:13
Korea needs English medical media outlet
Korean pharmaceutical and biosimilar companies have recently stepped up the...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-03-09 17:46
Why doesn’t Korea advertise condoms?
Korea takes up the lion’s share in manufacturing condoms worldwide but rank...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-01-09 11:00
[Column] Look ahead 10 years before investing
It is said that waiting is the answer when it comes to new drugs that usual...
by Song Hyoung-gon  |  2017-12-13 17:48
[Column] Trauma surgeon Lee, an oddball of lunatic energy
Ajou University Hospital’s regional trauma center officially opened on June...
by Song Hyoung-gon  |  2017-11-29 09:30
Korean food not as healthy as you think
With the Hallyu wave and a dictatorship ruled by a lunatic on its doorstep,...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-11-28 15:24
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