TITLE

Medical Travel: The Ethical and Legal Challenges

AUTHOR(S)
Izadi, Morteza; Ayoubian, Ali; Saadat, Seyed Hasan; Zarnaq, Rahim Khodayari; Abbasi, Sepehr; Moein, Neda; Hekmat, Mostafa
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
International Journal of Travel Medicine & Global Health;Spring2013, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the ethical and legal issues about medical tourism, a rapid growing industry that refers to people traveling to other countries to receive medical care. Topics discussed include the policy issues in medical travel, cross border issues, and privacy protection. Other issue discussed is medical malpractice.
ACCESSION #
99851377

 

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