Magic Mountains and Multi-disciplines in International Medical Mobilities; Comment on “Patient Mobility in the Global Marketplace: A Multidisciplinary Perspective”

Document Type : Commentary


1 Centre for Health Region Development, HZ University of Applied Sciences, Zeeland, The Netherlands

2 Academy of Tourism, NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences, Breda, The Netherlands

3 CELLO, Sociology of Health, University of Antwerpen, Antwerp, Belgium

4 Centre for Health Systems Research & Development, (CHSR&D), University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South-Africa


Medical mobilities offer both opportunities and challenges. This tension follows the same ratio as many other
historic fora, but offers at the same time a sustainable equilibrium. Multi-disciplines are, therefore, the key to the
medical lifeworld for the global health and well-being of transnational health users around the globe.


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