The revision in the national health policy is a landmark event as this has been revised in India after 14 years. The policy highlights the increased spend in healthcare which will go up to 2.5 per cent of GDP, hopefully in the next 5 to 1O years. The policy also recognises that there are certain types of cancers which can be addressed early through screenings.
Standing out in the cancer
India needs to develop consensus
The investment will be used
Have the core characteristics, expectations
CANCON-2018 saw deliberations on establishing