TITLE

Special Focus: Medical Tourism

PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
India Tourism Report;Q1 2012, Issue 1, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Industry Profile
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on medical tourism in India. It discusses factors that weigh in on arrivals for surgical procedures, including the lower cost of surgical procedures compared to those in the U.S. and the availability of medical expertise. It examines government support to the sub-sector of the tourism industry through tax breaks and export incentives to hospitals and estimates of the economic impact that medical tourism to the country.
ACCESSION #
67217350

 

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