The Lancet Publishes China-Themed Issue On 3rd Anniversary Of Country's Health Reform Plan

The Lancet on Friday published “a themed issue devoted to China to coincide with the third anniversary of the country’s 2009 health reform plan, and a conference — Preventing Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) in China: national agenda and local commitments — organized by the Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine.” According to the journal, “China’s health-reform process, solutions, and lessons will provide evidence to inform debate and, ultimately, enhance global health-care outcomes” (6/2).