The pharmaceutical and medical device industries are very strong, and hosts some of the largest corporations in the world. Most of the leaders in these industries are located in the US, Canada, China, and Europe.
In the US, the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) offers an extremely complex regulatory and classification system that may prove insurmountable for some seeking to purchase such items.
PulseAid aims to make it easier to find the devices or drugs suitable for professional needs so that those seeking could make the most educated decision.
48% of healthcare expenditures are paid by the US government - about $1.4B
52% of healthcare expenditures are paid by the the US Public - about $1.6B
Total US healthcare expenditures make up 17% of the total gross domestic product (GDP)