Medical Tourism

Known as: Tourism, Medical 
Travel to another country for the purpose of medical treatment.
National Institutes of Health

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1963-2017
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2011
2011
OBJECTIVES The carbapenemase OXA-48 has been reported from different Mediterranean countries. It is mostly encoded on a single… (More)
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2010
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2010
Predators are predominantly valued for their ability to control prey, as indicators of high levels of biodiversity and as tourism… (More)
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2010
2010
1 Department of Research and Development, Hospira Inc., Lake Forest, Illinois, USA, 2 Department of Medical Ethics, University of… (More)
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2008
2008
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The rising costs of medical treatment in the United States are fueling a movement to outsource medical treatment. Estimates of… (More)
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2008
2008
As healthcare in the United States has been changing rapidly over the past few decades, so has the manner in which healthcare has… (More)
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2007
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2007
The endangered, endemic Yellow-eyed penguin (Megadyptes antipodes) is one of the flagship species for New Zealand's wildlife… (More)
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2007
2007
A growing number of patients from the United States and other developed countries are traveling abroad with the express purpose… (More)
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2006
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2006
Medical tourism, where patients travel overseas for operations, has grown rapidly in the past decade, especially for cosmetic… (More)
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2001
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2001
This study confirms reports by fishermen of a large and predictable aggregation of whale sharks Rhincodon typus along the Belize… (More)
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2000
2000
Tourism based on interactions with wildlife is increasing in popularity across the world. A conceptual framework is presented… (More)
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