Recent news


Here are all the news you need to stay updated on relevant issues and developments within Danish healthcare.

Shared Medication Record reaching goals

August 18, 2014

The Shared Medication Record is close to achieving its political goals of full implementation.

Service & Operational Solutions Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Breakthrough in fighting childhood obesity

August 18, 2014

A special method developed by Holbæk Hospital, to treat obese children and youths, is so succesful that it is being used all over the country.

Medical Devices Rehab & Assisted Living

Denmark has fewest stillbirths in the world

August 15, 2014

In just 12 years, the number of stillbirths in Denmark has been halved.

Lean corps to reduce waiting times

August 15, 2014

The psychiatric sector in the Capital Region of Denmark have established a lean corps to curb waiting times.

More patient self-determination in psychiatry

August 11, 2014

Mentally ill patients are given more self-determination in their treatment to reduce the use of coercive treatment.

Medical Devices E-Health

Danish app saves mothers’ lives

Juli 29, 2014

A Danish app helps women in developing countries who, without skilled birth aid, suffer the risk of losing their own and their babies’ lives during birth.


New discovery might crack schizophrenia

Juli 29, 2014

Scientists from 34 countries have collaborated on mapping more than 80 new genes linked to developing schizophrenia.

Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Stools save lives

Juli 23, 2014

Danish doctors have revolutionized the treatment of life-threatening diarrhea, using stools from healthy patients.

Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Project to break the code for cervical cancer

Juli 23, 2014

Danish scientists look to biomarkers to break the code for cervical cancer.

Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Cancer drug used in major HIV discorvery

Juli 22, 2014

Danish scientists have used an anti-cancer drug to activate HIV ‘hibernating’ in patients' cells, exposing the virus to the immune system and making it susceptible to attack.

Pharmaceuticals & Biotech