A multidisciplinary international team examines the safety, ethics, and health implications of the emerging global market for health care, and the issues that arise when patients cross borders for medical procedures they cannot afford or access at home, from liposuction to kidney transplants.
|Publication date:||6th July 2012|
|Author:||Jill R. Hodges|
|Publisher:||Praeger Publishers Inc an imprint of ABC-CLIO|
|Categories:||Health systems & services, Tourism industry,|
Jill Hodges, MPH, MSL, is a writer and editor who explores how globalization affects individuals' lives.Leigh Turner, PhD, is associate professor at the University of Minnesota's Center for Bioethics, School of Public Health, and College of Pharmacy.Ann Marie Kimball, MD, MPH, is senior program officer of Epidemiology and Surveillance, Infectious Disease, and Global Health at the Gates Foundation.More About Jill R. Hodges