In 2018, wrangling over reform and addressing rising healthcare costs head the agenda for healthcare markets of the world’s 60 biggest economies.

In this infographic, we highlight key events to watch in 2018 for some of the world’s biggest healthcare markets, and how healthcare companies can respond.

From the modernization of policies guiding regulation of digital health tools in the US, to the rollout of a full HTA system in Japan in order to evaluate the cost effectiveness of pharmaceuticals and devices this year, 2018 is a year for pharmas and medtechs to watch closely.