Health care impact

Social impact of syndrome based diagnosis approach:

  • Improve diagnosis accuracy
  • Reduce needlessly antibiotic application
  • Accelerate therapy protocol setting

Economical and social impacts of main infectious diseases worldwide

 

Disease/ Factors
Respiratory
infectious
Urinary infectious
Diarrhea
N° patients affected/y- World 300 million people suffering of asthma
- 3 billion exposed to air pollution
- 210 million of bronchopulmonary obstruction
-France: 20 to 25% of the population suffering of respiratory allergies
- EU: 25 million people suffering of urinary incontinence / year
- world: 65 million of women suffering U infectious / year
- World: 1.7 billion cases globally/year
- EU in 2012: 20% of the population affected by diarrhea episodes
N° of duration of stay in hospital3 days for asthma7 to 14 days
2 to 5 days
Cost of hospitalizationFrance: 800 000 days in hospital/year
Cost of severe infection: 10 000€ to 23 000€
EU: 87000 hospitalizations / year
Costs for healthcare system
France: 3.5 M € for bronchopneumonia (BPO)
EU: 4 billion € for BPO
EU: 7 billion € for urinary incontinence