Information Technology

Scholarly Journal Articles
Information Technology


Bies, William & Zacharia, L. (2007). Medical tourism: outsourcing surgery. Mathematical and Computer Modelling, 46(7-8), 1144-1159. doi: 10.1016/j.mcm.2007.03.027

Cormany, D., & Baloglu, S. (2011). Medical travel facilitator websites: An exploratory study of web page contents and services offered to the prospective medical tourist. Tourism Management, 32(4), 709-716. doi:10.1016/j.tourman.2010.02.008

Hsieh, C. R. & Lin, S. J. (1997). Health information and the demand for preventive care among the elderly in Taiwan. Journal of Human Resources, 32(2), 308-333.

Lagiewski, R. (2008). Medical tourism: perspectives and applications for destination development. Rochester Institute of Technology Digital Media Library.

Lunt, N. and Carrera, P. (2011). Systematic review of web sites for prospective medical tourists. Tourism Review, 66(1-2), 57-67.

Mason, A. and Wright, K. B. (2011). Framing medical tourism: An examination of appeal, risk, convalescence, accreditation, and interactivity in medical tourism web sites. Journal of Health Communication, 16, 163-177. doi: 10.1080/10810730.2010.535105.

Mason, A., Wright, K. B. and Bogard, J. (2011). Assessing cultural representations of physician and patient imagery in medical tourism websites. Journal of Intercultural Communications, 25.

Murphy, J. (2008). International perspectives and initiatives. Health Information and Libraries Journal, 24(1), 62-68. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-1842.2007.00704.x

Penney, K., Snyder, J., Crooks, V., Johnston, R. (2011, September 26). Risk communication and informed consent in the medical tourism industry: A thematic content analysis of Canadian broker websites. BioMed Central. Retrieved from http://

Smith, P. C., & Forgione, D. A. (2008). Global outsourcing of healthcare: a medical tourism decision model. Journal of Information Technology Case and Application Research, 9(3), 19-30.