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Medical Tourism

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

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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Conservation success is often predicated on local support for conservation which is strongly influenced by perceptions of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Acknowledgments An Introduction to Medical Tourism Plastic Surgery is Not Peanuts: Economic Growth and Dependency Offshore… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The citizens of many countries have long traveled to the United States and to the developed countries of Europe to seek the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and many other countries market themselves as major destinations… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Abstract Medical tourism, where patients travel overseas for operations, has grown rapidly in the past decade, especially for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Abstract This paper argues that in the current neo-liberal era, the discourse of tourism as an “industry” has overshadowed other… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Abstract The common perception of food as a mere attraction in tourism is challenged by stressing the complications and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Abstract Tourism based on interactions with wildlife is increasing in popularity across the world. A conceptual framework is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Although research to date has addressed various elements of destination competitiveness there has been little attempt to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
I. UNDERSTANDING SERVICES. 1. Why Study Services? 2. Understanding Service Processes. II. THE SERVICE CUSTOMER. 3. Managing… Expand
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