Texas A&M Health Science Center

June 7, 2016

Medical tourism market booming as patients seek cheaper prices or more sophisticated care

Medical tourism has grown rapidly in the past decade, as Internet has greatly facilitated information sharing. A 2013 online survey from US reported that 27% of patients had engaged in some form of medical tourism.
June 3, 2016

International patients may not be able to make informed care decisions

International patients may not receive the necessary information they need to make care decisions, according to an article published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research.