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MCQs in Travel Medicine$
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Dom Colbert

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199664528

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020

DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780199664528.001.0001

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Medical Care Overseas

Medical Care Overseas

(p.144) chapter 13 Medical Care Overseas
MCQs in Travel Medicine

Dom Colbert

Oxford University Press

One is never really prepared for a mishap or an illness overseas, and whenever such an eventuality occurs one is faced with the problem of accessing the best local treatment. The travel health provider at home should always advise the traveller about the need to check out travel insurance and local medical facilities in the destination before travel, especially in the case of long-term or high-risk travellers. In addition, the traveller should be given a contact number for the clinic in his or her home country and be instructed to use this contact whenever necessary.

Keywords:   Medivac providers, exit strategy

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