A week after the 14th edition of the global Rare Disease Day, what remains of it? LinkedIn and other social media experienced an expected outbreak of communications activities, hearty corporate commitment and engagement messages. Then the international news flow imposed its ever-changing agenda. Today’s comments have strayed away from rare diseases.
Salience. The word is beautiful. It sounds evocative. Its meaning is intriguing. Experts in linguistics, psychology or neuroscience have hard time giving it a clear definition. They have made it a polysemous concept.