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Title The globalization of health care : legal and ethical issues / edited by I. Glenn Cohen.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, [2013]
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 Law Classified  K3601 .G56 2013    AVAILABLE
Description xxiv, 454 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Patient mortality in medical tourism : examining news media reports of deaths following travel for cosmetic surgery and bariatric surgery -- Jurisdiction 101 for medical tourism purchases made in Europe -- Canadian print news media coverage of medical tourism : examining key themes and ethical gaps -- Cross-border health care and the hydraulics of health reform -- Current legislation on cross-border healthcare in the European Union -- Medical tourism and global justice -- The proportionality problem in cross-border reproductive care -- Open fertility borders : defending access to cross border fertility care in the United States -- Toursim : a matter of life and death in the United kingdom -- The roles and responsibilites of physicians in patients' decisions about unproven stem cell therapies -- Global policies and local practice in the ethical recruitment of internationally trained health human resources -- Conditioning medical scholarships on long, future service : a defense -- A global legal architecture to address the challenges of international health worker migration : a case study of the role of non-binding instruments in global health governance -- Clinical trials registration and results reporting and the right to health -- The new global framework for pandemic influenza virus and vaccine sharing -- Offshoring experiments, Outsourcing public health : corporate accountability and state responsibility for violating the international prohibition on nonconsensual human experimentation -- Beyond patents : global challenges to affordable medicine -- Combating antibiotic resistance through the health impact fund -- Electronic medical tourism and the medical world wide web -- legal and regulatory barriers to telemedicine in the United States : public and private approaches toward health care reform -- Global health governance as shared health governance -- Global health care is not global health : populations, inequities, and law as a social determinant of health -- Global rights and the sanctity of life.
Subject Medical care -- Law and legislation.
Health services accessibility -- Law and legislation.
Right to health -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Health care reform.
Medical ethics.
Added Author Cohen, I. Glenn.
ISBN 9780199917907 ((hardback) : alk. paper)
0199917906 ((hardback) : alk. paper)