Medical tourism in Malaysia: KPJ healthcare's perspective of West Asian tourists

Wan Kamal Mujani, Siti Rugayah Tibek, Kamaruzaman Yusoff, Maznah Ibrahim, Hamzaini Abdul Hamid, Noor Inayah Ya'akub, Siti Nazirah Abidin, Nur Hafizah Abu Samah

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This article discusses medical tourism in Malaysia. Among the matters discussed is KPJ Healthcare's view of West Asian health tourists. Also discussed are the potential of medical tourism, factors which encourage the industry of medical tourism as well as the role of the government in assisting development of this industry in Malaysia.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1374-1378
Number of pages5
JournalAdvances in Natural and Applied Sciences
Volume6
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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Keywords

  • KPJ Healthcare
  • Malaysia
  • Medical tourism
  • West Asian tourists

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Medical tourism in Malaysia : KPJ healthcare's perspective of West Asian tourists. / Mujani, Wan Kamal; Tibek, Siti Rugayah; Yusoff, Kamaruzaman; Ibrahim, Maznah; Abdul Hamid, Hamzaini; Ya'akub, Noor Inayah; Abidin, Siti Nazirah; Samah, Nur Hafizah Abu.

In: Advances in Natural and Applied Sciences, Vol. 6, No. 8, 2012, p. 1374-1378.

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Mujani, Wan Kamal ; Tibek, Siti Rugayah ; Yusoff, Kamaruzaman ; Ibrahim, Maznah ; Abdul Hamid, Hamzaini ; Ya'akub, Noor Inayah ; Abidin, Siti Nazirah ; Samah, Nur Hafizah Abu. / Medical tourism in Malaysia : KPJ healthcare's perspective of West Asian tourists. In: Advances in Natural and Applied Sciences. 2012 ; Vol. 6, No. 8. pp. 1374-1378.
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