Ethnocentrism is an unacceptable rationale for health care policy: a critique of transplant tourism position statements.

  • Roger W Evans
  • Published 2008 in
    American journal of transplantation : official…

Abstract

Medical tourism has emerged as a global health care phenomenon, valued at $60 billion worldwide in 2006. Transplant tourism, unlike other more benign forms of medical tourism, has become a flashpoint within the transplant community, underscoring the uneasy relationships among science, religion, politics, ethics and international health care policies… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2008.02213.x

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