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This special issue examines health and medical tourism. The issue consists of 10 articles. The first article outlines some of main issues that exist in the academic literature in this rapidly developing field. The second paper explores and compares the benefits sought by three different types of...

Author(s)
Hall, C. M.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2011, 66, 1/2, pp 4-126
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The four papers in this special issue on health tourism examine: Graves' ophthalmopathy management and its place in Romanian medical tourism; American medical tourism in India and the country's health policy regarding the promotion of medical tourism; Romania's medical services for international...

Publisher
Amphitheatre Foundation, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
International Journal for Responsible Tourism, 2015, 4, 1, pp 7-72
Abstract

This special issue includes nine papers dealing with outstanding areas of interest at the level of tourism research, both from the professional and academic perspectives in the Ibero-American region. Topics covered are quite varied, including wine tourism initiatives rising in Mexico, cruise...

Author(s)
Artal-Tur, A.; Correia, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2019, 30, 2, pp 175-278
Abstract

This special section presents articles from the 2013 international conference "Transnational Healthcare: a Cross-border Symposium", with the aim to consider the impacts of 'medical tourism' in a range of different contexts. In recognition of the array of initiatives around the world that challenge...

Author(s)
Bell, D.; Holliday, R.; Ormond, M.; Mainil, T.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Social Science & Medicine, 2015, 124, pp 284-401
Abstract

This special issue includes 11 articles describing regional integration among the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries and its influence on health. The topics discussed are: progress toward universal health coverage in the ASEAN; role of occupational health in managing...

Publisher
Co-Action Publishing, Stockholm, Sweden
Citation
Global Health Action, 2014, 7, pp unpaginated
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Author(s)
Teachout, M. S.; Vequist, D. G., IV
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Behavioural and Healthcare Research, 2010, 2, 1, pp 5-110
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This special issue consists of eight articles, three essays and a viewpoint paper dealing with tourism, with most work focusing on Mexico. Topics covered include: competitiveness indicators as a tool for destination management; succession in family restaurant businesses; forensic audit management...

Publisher
Federal University of Alagoas, Penedo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Iberoamericana de Turismo (RITUR), 2016, 6, Numero Especial, pp 1-169
Abstract

The 23 articles in this issue approach the theme of sustainable development in tourism, under varying aspects, from empirical research to econometric models applied in tourism. The contemporary approaches and challenges of sustainable tourism reunite tourism sectors with diverse problems, including ...

Author(s)
Popescu, D.
Publisher
Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Amfiteatru Economic, 2014, No.Special 8, pp 1045-1365 (En), 827-1142 (Ro)
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This issue contains five papers from the 2013 International Forum for Health Tourism. The papers cover: balneotherapy in Romania and at the international level; the efficiency of medical tourism service providers in India; global health knowledge; public-private partnerships in health tourism...

Publisher
Amphitheatre Foundation, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
International Journal for Responsible Tourism, 2013, 2, 1, pp 7-62
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This special issue discusses the role of pro-poor tourism (PPT) in development, issues of control over the industry, the effects of climate change and tourism's relations to structural inequalities of power. The issue consists of 11 articles five of which are case studies. The first article...

Author(s)
Brown, F.; Hall, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Third World Quarterly, 2008, 29, 5, pp 839-1032

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