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Senior people, whose share in the world population and power of purchasing are gradually increasing, have become an important market segment for tourism sector. Nowadays, senior tourists are the people who more active than the generations before themselves; have higher quality of life and consumer...

Author(s)
Albayrak, T.; Caber, M.; Bİdecİ, M.
Publisher
Anatolia: Turizm Arastirmalari Dergisi, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Anatolia: Turizm Arastirmalari Dergisi, 2014, 25, 1, pp 62-74
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This book examines the movements and/or settlements of legal or illegal tourists and migrants, giving rise to new social classes of "movers" or "stayers". The book also examines the circumstances and purpose of such movement and settlement. Chapter 1, the introductory chapter, states the...

Author(s)
Kopnina, H.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Migration and tourism: formation of new social classes, 2007, pp iii + 92 pp.
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Since November 2012, there has been an increase in reported cases of hepatitis A in tourists returning from Egypt in several European countries. As of 24 April, 80 HAV cases in travellers with symptom onset after 1 November 2012 visiting different areas in Egypt have been reported. Four cases from...

Author(s)
MacDonald, E.; Steens, A.; Stene-Johansen, K.; Lassen, S. G.; Midgley, S. E.; Lawrence, J.; Crofts, J.; Ngui, S. L.; Balogun, K.; Frank, C.; Faber, M.; Gertler, M.; Verhoef, L.; Koopmans, M.; Sane, J.; Pelt, W. van; Sundqvist, L.; Vold, L.
Publisher
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, Stockholm, Sweden
Citation
Eurosurveillance, 2013, 18, 17, pp 20468
Abstract

Objectives: To describe the design, methods and first results of a survey on obesity-related behaviours and body mass index (BMI) in adults living in neighbourhoods from five urban regions across Europe. Design: A cross-sectional observational study in the framework of an European Union-funded...

Author(s)
Lakerveld, J.; Rebah, M. B.; Mackenbach, J. D.; Charreire, H.; Compernolle, S.; Glonti, K.; Bardos, H.; Rutter, H.; Bourdeaudhuij, I. de; Brug, J.; Oppert, J. M.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
BMJ Open, 2015, 5, 10, pp e008505
Abstract

Background. Human African trypanosomiasis (HAT) can affect travelers to sub-Saharan Africa, as well as migrants from disease endemic countries (DECs), posing diagnosis challenges to travel health services in non-disease endemic countries (non-DECs). Methods. Cases reported in journals have been...

Author(s)
Simarro, P. P.; Franco, J. R.; Cecchi, G.; Paone, M.; Diarra, A.; Postigo, J. A. R.; Jannin, J. G.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2012, 19, 1, pp 44-53
Abstract

Objectives: A survey of European travellers was conducted during 2006 to determine travellers' immunization status and risk for exposure to hepatitis B while travelling. Design: A first telephone (Omnibus) survey established the prevalence of travel in the previous five years as well as demographic ...

Author(s)
Zuckerman, J. N.; Hoet, B.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2008, 6, 5, pp 315-320
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Seven foreign cases of travel-associated Legionnaires' disease were associated with two neighbouring tourist villages in Austria between 1992 and 2004. The seven foreigners stayed in four hotels located in a geographical diameter of less than 10 km. Two cases were diagnosed in The Netherlands and...

Author(s)
Schmid, D.; Wewalka, G.; Allerberger, F.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK
Citation
Clinical Microbiology and Infection, 2005, 11, 5, pp 413-415
Abstract

This book, with 19 chapters divided into 3 parts, introduces the main features and constructs of diasporas, and explores their implications for the consumption, production and practices of tourism. By definition, diasporas exist scattered across space, tourism consumes space and place and the...

Author(s)
Coles, T.; Timothy, D. J.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism, diasporas and space, 2004, pp xiv + 302 pp.
Abstract

The impact of travel away from home within or outside the UK on the overall burden of Campylobacter infection is assessed. During the first year ending 30 April 2001, epidemiological information was gained from 7360 of 9655 (76%) cases of Campylobacter infection. Recent foreign travel was reported...

Publisher
B. C. Decker Inc., Hamilton, Canada
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2003, 10, 2, pp 136-138

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