Interview: Doctor Pierre Simon

Telemedicine expert Doctor Pierre Simon explains what telemedicine is, and comments on its evolution in France. This was boosted by the first wave of COVID-19. He also shares a feedback on his role during the pandemic.
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Palliative care at home

Palliative care at home poses numerous challenges. Palliative care is not restricted to end-of-life care. It enables patients with serious diseases, and their families, to benefit from a better quality of life.
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Cancer and early detection

Screening is only recommended in very few cancers. The challenges are significant in view of the rise in the number of cancer cases in Europe.
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Synthetic bacteria for therapeutics?

Synthetic biology has been developing over the last few years in medicine. There are many potential applications, especially for the diagnosis and the development of treatments for digestive diseases, cancer, HIV and hepatitis.
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