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Professor Huish: The Risks of Medical Tourism

Posted by IDS WEB on August 22, 2017 in News

What would you do if you desperately needed medical surgery that is not offered in Canada?  Would going abroad be the solution?  Professor Huish suggests on CBC Information Morning that medical tourism is not just "sun, sand, and surgery".  It comes with risks to patients going abroad, and it spells big trouble for follow-up care in Canada.  [Listen to the interview here]