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The Resource Medical tourism : the ethics, regulation, and marketing of health mobility, edited by Michael Hall

Medical tourism : the ethics, regulation, and marketing of health mobility, edited by Michael Hall

Label
Medical tourism : the ethics, regulation, and marketing of health mobility
Title
Medical tourism
Title remainder
the ethics, regulation, and marketing of health mobility
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Hall
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Medical and health tourism is a significant area of growth in the export of medical, health and tourism services. Although spas and improved well-being have long been part of the tourist experience, health tourism now includes travel for medical purposes ranging from cosmetic and dental surgery through to transplants and infertility treatment. Many countries including China, Cuba, Hungary, India, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore actively promote and compete for the medical tourist dollar, while many developed countries also provide niche private services. However, the field of medical tourism
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA793.5
LC item number
.M43 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 G-646
  • W 84.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hall, Colin Michael
Series statement
Contemporary geographies of leisure, tourism and mobility. Routledge studies in contemporary geographies of leisure, tourism and mobility
Series volume
33
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical tourism
  • Medical care
  • Medical Tourism
  • Government Regulation
  • Marketing of Health Services
  • Bioethical Issues
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Medical care
  • Medical tourism
  • Tourisme médical
Label
Medical tourism : the ethics, regulation, and marketing of health mobility, edited by Michael Hall
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introductory context -- pt. 2. Regulation and meta-ethics -- pt. 3. National and regional policy, regulatory and competitive settings -- pt. 4. Branding, markets and promotion -- pt. 5. Conclusion : the contested spaces of medical tourism
Control code
810082581
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 220 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203109458
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613899118
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
389911
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)810082581
Label
Medical tourism : the ethics, regulation, and marketing of health mobility, edited by Michael Hall
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introductory context -- pt. 2. Regulation and meta-ethics -- pt. 3. National and regional policy, regulatory and competitive settings -- pt. 4. Branding, markets and promotion -- pt. 5. Conclusion : the contested spaces of medical tourism
Control code
810082581
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 220 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203109458
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613899118
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
389911
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)810082581

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