Commercial organ transplantation in the Philippines.

@article{Turner2009CommercialOT,
  title={Commercial organ transplantation in the Philippines.},
  author={L. Turner},
  journal={Cambridge quarterly of healthcare ethics : CQ : the international journal of healthcare ethics committees},
  year={2009},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={
          192-6
        }
}
  • L. Turner
  • Published 2009
  • Business, Medicine
  • Cambridge quarterly of healthcare ethics : CQ : the international journal of healthcare ethics committees
  • Countries throughout Asia promote themselves as leading destinations for international travelers seeking inexpensive healthcare. India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines, and Thailand are all trying to attract greater numbers of what their promotional campaigns call “medical tourists.” Government tourism initiatives, hospital associations, medical tourism companies, and individual hospitals advertise hip and knee replacements, spinal surgery, cosmetic surgery, and other medical… CONTINUE READING
    27 Citations
    Organ trafficking: global solutions for a global problem.
    • T. Jafar
    • Medicine
    • American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation
    • 2009
    • 49
    • PDF
    A new inequality? Privatisation, urban bias, migration and medical tourism.
    • J. Connell
    • Economics, Medicine
    • Asia Pacific viewpoint
    • 2011
    • 58
    Medical Tourism: Patient’s Perspective
    An insight: medical tourism, local and international perspective.
    • 15

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 27 REFERENCES
    ‘First World Health Care at Third World Prices’: Globalization, Bioethics and Medical Tourism
    • 266
    • PDF
    Patients without borders: the emergence of medical tourism.
    • 162
    Medical tourism: Sea, sun, sand and … surgery
    • 725
    • PDF
    Outcome of overseas commercial kidney transplantation: an Australian perspective
    • 49
    • PDF
    Paid transplants in India: the grim reality.
    • V. Jha
    • Medicine
    • Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association
    • 2004
    • 39
    • PDF
    A socioeconomic survey of kidney vendors in Pakistan
    • 152
    Economic and health consequences of selling a kidney in India.
    • 332
    • PDF