Health tourism, also known as balneal
or curative tourism, can be considered the oldest type of tourism.
Recovery Sanatorium of Techirghiol, Techirghiol, Rumania.
The study was conducted at the Techirghiol Balneal
and Recovery Sanatorium in March 2017 and included 20 patients, of which 8 women and 12 men, diagnosed with primitive coxarthrosis, on the basis of the clinical examination performed by the physician, in conjunction with paraclinical examinations.
The case-study is considered due to the well-defined natural system: the Mara-Cosau watershed, at the southern limit of the Tisza River's basin (in Maramures, Romania), home of several nature protected sites, rural tourism facilities and a balneal
resort capitalising on salt water - Ocna Sugatag (fig.1).
and Rehabilitation SanatoriumTechirghiol.
Ecologic agriculture, balneal
therapeutic tourism and the Black Sea connected to the Caspian Sea, both rich in hydrocarbons are considered to be the main resources for sustainable development of Romania.
This study included 20 patients diagnosed with lumbar disk hernia and under a balneal
treatment at The Recovery and Balneal
In Techirghiol Balneal
and Rehabilitation Sanatorium we used mud from Techirghiol Lake for osteoarthritis treatment.
(1) Techirghiol Balneal
Complex, Recovery and Physical Rehabilitation, ROMANIA E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The end products of our project are: the research studies on natural therapeutic factors from Turda, a new balneal
curative model dedicated to Turda, patented and then transferable to other localities with similar balneary profile, a Scientific Park for research, education and business dedicated to natural therapeutic resources at Turda, spa products obtained by research on natural therapeutic factors