Dia:gram is a publication from Roche Diagnostics Asia Pacific that explores the forces transforming health care across the region. Our mission is to document the many ways in which diagnostics impact health care, from detection and risk stratification to monitoring and disease management. We also tell the stories of today's innovators and change-makers who are dreaming of a better tomorrow and fighting to make it happen. From the patients who face difficult questions to laboratories that provide simple answers, we share stories of growth, change, and innovation.
In conversation with Dr Faisal Sultan, Pakistan’s Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination.
How did a qualified public health physician and GP with almost 30 years' experience in the public and private sectors find himself facing not one but two pandemics?
While the world waits in hope for a cure for COVID-19, the science community is already looking ahead to the next pandemic.
A clear local strategy and unified global approach like the WHO Cancer Control Strategy has helped many countries implement cancer prevent and control programmes. How can this be applied in the space of infectious diseases in Asia Pacific?
Dr Anna Lisa Ong-Lim shares how the recent pandemic has shaped healthcare delivery in the Philippines.
Treatable diseases are still causing huge numbers of deaths in developing countries. Roche Diagram magazine examines why health systems are failing to counter the existing burden and what can be done to implement effective strategies for diagnosis.
Dr Ning Zhou, a cardiologist at Tong Ji Hospital in Wuhan, China, shares his story of being infected with the novel coronavirus — and returning to the front lines after recovery.