Medical tourism in developing countries / Milica Z. Bookman and Karla R. Bookman.

Author
Bookman, Milica Zarkovic [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Description
xi, 245 p. ; 22 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Medical tourismDeveloping countries [Browse]
Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-229) and index.
Contents
1. Introduction to medical tourism -- 2. Plastic surgery is not peanuts : economic growth and dependency -- 3. Offshore doctors : the demand for medical tourism -- 4. Would you like a safari with your lasik surgery? : the supply of medical tourism -- 5. Promoting medical tourism : the advantages -- 6. Promoting medical tourism : the obstacles -- 7. Inequalities in health care and the role of macroeconomic policy.
ISBN
  • 0230600050 (alk. paper)
  • 9780230600058 (alk. paper)
  • 0230600069 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9780230600065 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2007060050
OCLC
80181347
RCP
C - S