Ethical issues associated with medical tourism in Africa

Abstract

Global disparities in medical technologies, laws, economic inequities, and social-cultural differences drive medical tourism (MT), the practice of travelling to consume healthcare that is either too delayed, unavailable, unaffordable or legally proscribed at home. Africa is simultaneously a source and destination for MT. MT however, presents a new and… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/20016689.2017.1309770

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