Leigh G Turner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc "You're dealing with an emotionally charged individual...": an industry perspective on the challenges posed by medical tourists' informal caregiver-companions
    Victoria Casey
    Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, Canada
    Global Health 9:31. 2013
  2. pmc Making Canada a destination for medical tourists: why Canadian provinces should not try to become "Mayo Clinics of the North"
    Leigh Turner
    Associate Professor, Center for Bioethics, School of Public Health and College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Healthc Policy 7:18-25. 2012
  3. pmc Beyond "medical tourism": Canadian companies marketing medical travel
    Leigh Turner
    Center for Bioethics, School of Public Health, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Global Health 8:16. 2012
  4. doi request reprint News media reports of patient deaths following 'medical tourism' for cosmetic surgery and bariatric surgery
    Leigh Turner
    University of Minnesota Center for Bioethics, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Dev World Bioeth 12:21-34. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Does bioethics exist?
    L Turner
    Center for Bioethics, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Med Ethics 35:778-80. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint "Medical tourism" and the global marketplace in health services: U.S. patients, international hospitals, and the search for affordable health care
    Leigh Turner
    Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Int J Health Serv 40:443-67. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Quality in health care and globalization of health services: accreditation and regulatory oversight of medical tourism companies
    Leigh G Turner
    Center for Bioethics and School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:1-7. 2011
  8. pmc Canadian medical tourism companies that have exited the marketplace: Content analysis of websites used to market transnational medical travel
    Leigh Turner
    Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA 55419, USA
    Global Health 7:40. 2011

Collaborators

  • Victoria Casey
  • Jeremy Snyder
  • Valorie A Crooks

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc "You're dealing with an emotionally charged individual...": an industry perspective on the challenges posed by medical tourists' informal caregiver-companions
    Victoria Casey
    Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, Canada
    Global Health 9:31. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Making Canada a destination for medical tourists: why Canadian provinces should not try to become "Mayo Clinics of the North"
    Leigh Turner
    Associate Professor, Center for Bioethics, School of Public Health and College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Healthc Policy 7:18-25. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Beyond "medical tourism": Canadian companies marketing medical travel
    Leigh Turner
    Center for Bioethics, School of Public Health, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Global Health 8:16. 2012
    ..Both responding to public interest in medical travel and playing an important part in promoting the notion of a global marketplace for health services, many Canadian companies market medical travel...
  4. doi request reprint News media reports of patient deaths following 'medical tourism' for cosmetic surgery and bariatric surgery
    Leigh Turner
    University of Minnesota Center for Bioethics, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Dev World Bioeth 12:21-34. 2012
    ..The paper contains practical recommendations intended to promote debate concerning how to promote patient safety and quality of care in medical travel...
  5. ncbi request reprint Does bioethics exist?
    L Turner
    Center for Bioethics, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Med Ethics 35:778-80. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint "Medical tourism" and the global marketplace in health services: U.S. patients, international hospitals, and the search for affordable health care
    Leigh Turner
    Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Int J Health Serv 40:443-67. 2010
    ..The emergence of a global market in health services will have profound consequences for health insurance, delivery of health services, patient-physician relationships, publicly funded health care, and the spread of medical consumerism...
  7. doi request reprint Quality in health care and globalization of health services: accreditation and regulatory oversight of medical tourism companies
    Leigh G Turner
    Center for Bioethics and School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:1-7. 2011
    ..Establishing high standards for the operation of medical tourism companies should reduce risks facing patients when they travel abroad for health care...
  8. pmc Canadian medical tourism companies that have exited the marketplace: Content analysis of websites used to market transnational medical travel
    Leigh Turner
    Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA 55419, USA
    Global Health 7:40. 2011
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