Factors determining medical travel decision: an empirical study of India

Medhekar, Anita 2019, Factors determining medical travel decision: an empirical study of India, PhD thesis, Department of Marketing, Deakin University.

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Title Factors determining medical travel decision: an empirical study of India
Author Medhekar, Anita
Institution Deakin University
School Department of Marketing
Faculty Faculty of Business and Law
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name PhD
Thesis advisor Wong, Ho YinORCID iD for Wong, Ho Yin orcid.org/0000-0002-2461-650X
Hall, John EdwardORCID iD for Hall, John Edward orcid.org/0000-0002-6453-8964
Date submitted 2019-03-25
Summary This study answered what demand and the supply factors determine patient/medical tourist’s decision to travel overseas for medical treatment to India. The findings policy implication concludes that, patients search for information about surgeon’s expertise, hospital accreditation-quality, surgery waiting-time, state-of-the-art hospital-facilities, cost-savings, patient-safety, hospital-precision, and tourism for a positive healthcare outcome.
Language eng
Indigenous content off
Field of Research 140208 Health Economics
150503 Marketing Management (incl Strategy and Customer Relations)
Socio Economic Objective 910199 Macroeconomics not elsewhere classified
Description of original 398 p.
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