South Korea is an East Asian nation on the southern half of the Korean Peninsula, shares one of the world’s most heavily militarized borders with North Korea. South Korea is mostly surrounded by water and has 2,413 kilometres of coast line along three seas.
Geographically, the whole country consists of two major islands, they are, Geojedo, Jeju Province. Altogether, the country is having 30 islands. The country is having a The Japanese islands of (Honsh?) and (Ky?sh?) are located some 200 km. The highest mountain peak in South Korea is Hallasan (1,950 m), which is the cone of a volcanic formation constituting Jeju Island. There are three major mountain ranges within South Korea: the Taebaek Mountains, and Sobaek ranges, and the Jiri Massif. Unlike Japan or the northern provinces of China, the Korean Peninsula is geologically stable.
South Korea is a member of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the G-20 major economies. South Korea has a market economy that ranks 11th in the world by nominal GDP and 13th by purchasing power parity (PPP). South Korean economy's high growth potential and apparent structural stability. South Korea had one of the world's fastest growing economies from the early 1960s to the late 1990s, and remains one of the fastest growing developed countries in the 2000s.
South Korea has a universal healthcare system. Korean hospitals have advanced medical equipment and facilities readily available, ranking 4th for MRI units per capita and 6th for CT scanners per capita in the OECD. In Health care, this nation produced many researchers so far. Life expectancy has been rising rapidly and Korea ranked 9th in the world for life expectancy at 82 years in 2013, ranking 4th in the world at 85 years. Numerous Health care journals are published from South Korea with good reputation.Various popular Journals in the field of Health care include more information regarding the health care system in South Korea.