Blogs and articles

Are people or machines the future of healthcare?

  • By cognite
  • 4th October 2019
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It is not hard to imagine a future where people using ‘wearables’ or their successors have their data transmitted to a smart machine for analysis and a recommended course of action. These people may be using the devices to spot any abnormalities early so that disease can be prevented. Alternatively, they may already be diagnosed

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Does pharma need to change its marketing approach?

  • By cognite
  • 13th September 2019
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In the beginning consumer marketing was clearly customer centric. It replaced product orientation with customer orientation, determining what should be sold, to whom and how, based on customer need. Despite this, it came to be seen by many as synonymous with promotion but more recently marketing has redefined itself. The new goal is to optimise

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How patient centric are we?

  • By cognite
  • 29th August 2019
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You could be forgiven for thinking that pharma was always patient centric. After all, hasn’t the industry always produced medicines and services that had the goal of helping patients prevent or treat their illnesses?  The answer is yes. Nonetheless, the way in which the industry and indeed healthcare in general has traditionally dealt with patients

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