How Fujifilm highlights the importance of Women’s Health by offering a complete range of solutions
Luca Mastrogirolamo | European Clinical Applications Manager, FUJIFILM Healthcare Europe | October 2021Women experience various diseases and conditions during their life owing to their distinct gender-based physiological characteristics or socio-cultural discrimination. Such “reproductive health-based conditions” constitute a major cause of morbidity and mortality of women worldwide. According to WHO, in 2017, approximately 810 women died daily from preventable pregnancy-related causes, 94% of which belonged to low- and middle-income countries1. In 2020, 685,000 women died of breast cancer worldwide2. Additionally, in 2017, heart disease was a leading cause of death in women in the United States3.