Definition: This entry gives the number of medical doctors (physicians), including generalist and specialist medical practitioners, per 1,000 of the population. Medical doctors are defined as doctors that study, diagnose, treat, and prevent illness, disease, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in humans through the application of modern medicine. They also plan, supervise, and evaluate care and treatment plans by other health care providers. WHO estimates that fewer than 23 health workers (physicians, nurses, and midwives only) per 10,000 would be insufficient to achieve coverage of primary healthcare needs.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Physicians density map
High Density Interconnects (HDI) Industry- Global Market Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2016 – 2021
Medgadget - 12/6/2016 12:30:52 AM
North America High Density Interconnects (HDI) Sales, Revenue and Market Share by Countries (2011-2016) Chapter 6: Europe High Density Interconnects (HDI) Sales, Revenue and Market Share by Countries (2011-2016) Chapter 7: Asia-Pacific High Density ...
‘The World Sees Me as the One Who Will Find Another Earth’
New York Times - 12/7/2016 4:54:32 AM
No one knows the mass, composition or density of Kepler-186f, but its discovery remains a revelation. Kepler was searching, somewhat blindly, an impossibly small sliver of space, and it found a potentially habitable world more quickly than anyone might ...
Physicians density worldwide by region 2013
www.statista.com - 11/27/2016 7:54:01 PM
The world average was around 14 physicians per 10,000 inhabitants. Download this statistic as XLS, PNG and PDF? You may also be interested in... Countries with the highest physicians density worldwide 2013 Countries with the highest physicians density ...
You’re more likely to get an STD if you like to go bare down there, study says
The Kansas City Star - 12/7/2016 7:32:01 AM
“Grooming is known to be a surrogate for sexual activity and could prompt physicians to inquire about safer sex practices ... “STD rates are rising, and many of the country’s systems for preventing STDs have eroded. We must mobilize, rebuild and ...
Organ traffickers lock up people to harvest their kidneys. Here are the politics behind the organ trade.
Washington Post - 12/7/2016 8:57:55 AM
Many countries have laws that prohibit the selling and buying of organs and ban physicians from transplanting organs obtained through payment. This practice is also banned by the World Health Organization, which requires organ donation to be altruistic.
Let's not pretend scenes of horror in eastern Aleppo are 'unexpected'
United Press International - 12/7/2016 1:44:15 PM
When we first heard of war crimes committed in Aleppo and across the country in late 2011 and throughout 2012, the world was understandably shocked ... Elise Baker is a researcher at Physicians for Human Rights and leads the Syria mapping project, which ...
Kashmir: Rights group says India used 'indiscriminate' force
BBC - 12/7/2016 2:20:02 PM
US-based rights group Physicians for Human Rights has said that Indian security ... sparking two wars between the countries. Within the Muslim-majority territory, some militant groups have taken up arms to fight for independence from Indian rule or a ...
Pakistan’s Tele-Density Continues to Fall in World Rankings
propakistani.pk - 12/1/2016 6:49:01 AM
... in the South Asia and ranked at number 8 in the world in 2005, has witnessed continuous slowdown in the recent years. The rate of tele-density is woeful when compared with different countries with growing tele-density as reported by State Bank of ...
Countries urged to prioritize protection of pollinators to ensure food security at UN biodiversity conference
UN News Centre - 12/7/2016 12:36:50 AM
“There are many solutions and policies that countries ... world, benefit from these services,” said José Graziano da Silva, Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the (FAO) in the report's foreword. “Improving pollinator ...
Boehringer Ingelheim HCP Survey: Nearly 20% of newly diagnosed lung cancer patients tested for EGFR mutations at risk of missing out on personalised treatments for their disease
Business Wire - 12/7/2016 8:57:55 AM
The survey results were presented today as a late-breaking abstract (P3.02b-023) at the 2016 World Conference on Lung Cancer ... The survey of 707 physicians in 11 countries (Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan ...
Physicians density (per 1000 population) By Country
www.quandl.com - 11/18/2016 11:29:18 AM
This page shows Physicians ... For any country, click on the Country Page icon to see a collection of 65+ economic, health indicators for that country. Countries are grouped by region. A single sortable table showing all the countries of the world is ...
Fidel Castro’s Health Care Legacy
rcmanswers.net - 12/7/2016 2:12:53 PM
Its gross domestic product (GDP) per capita ranks 137th in the world ... a surplus of physicians in its 13 medical schools, and sends 50,000 health professionals, including 25,000 physicians, abroad annually to provide care in developing countries.
IASLC 17th WCLC Press Briefing Reveals Advancements in Lung Cancer Treatment Through Immunotherapy and Better Diagnostics
Marketwired - 12/7/2016 8:57:55 AM
About the WCLC: The WCLC is the world's largest meeting dedicated to lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies, attracting more than 6,000 researchers, physicians, and specialists from more than 100 countries. The goal is to increase awareness ...
Medtronic and Fitbit Partner to Integrate Health and Activity Data Into New CGM Solution for Simplified Type 2 Diabetes Management
NASDAQ - 12/7/2016 8:57:55 AM
Medtronic employs more than 88,000 people worldwide, serving physicians, hospitals and patients in approximately 160 countries. The company is focused on collaborating with stakeholders around the world to take healthcare Further, Together. Any forward ...
Black Book Names Nuance #1 in Two Healthcare Industry Reports
TMCnet.com - 12/7/2016 2:20:02 PM
Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) is a leading provider of voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies ... to IT and health records professionals, physician practice administrators, nurses ...