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This edition: Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics

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Episode Details

Original tape date: February 24, 2015.

First aired: November 9, 2015.

Harvard Law professor I. Glenn Cohen discusses the big business of medical tourism. Involving millions of patients, some travel to save money, while others seek services that are illegal in their own country, such as abortions and surrogate pregnancies. What are the ethical questions that arise? Taped 2/24/15