Health care images and infographics related to or influencing medical travel and health tourism.
Infographic of OECD country per capita investment in health care compared to average life expectancy. Thickness of the line marks how frequent a citizen vists the doctor. Americans barely visit the doctor compared with the average Japanese or Czech. Some suggest this reflects a priority on preventative monitoring in the other countries, and reliance on pharmaceuticals in the U.S. (2007 data.)