Development Versus Risk in Medical Tourism: An Assessment
- Business, MedicineMedical Tourism in Kolkata, Eastern India
An endeavour is made to map risks concerning post-treatment issues of medical tourists, a critical perception of local patients on the medical infrastructure of the city and medical tourist arrivals and emerging issues of organ transplantation or transplant tourism.
EVALUATING THE IMAGE OF HEALTHCARE HUBS ONLINE – A CROSS SECTIONAL ANALYSIS OF GOOGLE AND FACE BOOK REVIEWS OF PRIVATE HOSPITALS OF KOLKATA, EASTERN INDIA
- MedicineThe International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences
This study uniquely highlights the dual role of internet and GIS that could together strengthen the medical tourism information system for the prospective consumer and at the same time provides significance of the crowd-sourced database with field validation that could be used by professionals and policy maker for sustenance of medical tourism.
Patients without Borders: The Emerging Global Market for Patients and the Evolution of Modern Health Care
- Political Science, Medicine
The risk-benefit calculus for patients and payors entering the global patient market is assessed by examining how the market may affect health care costs, quality, and access - the three canonical themes of health care.