English & Spanish Medical Words & Phrases / Edition 4
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English & Spanish Medical Words & Phrases / Edition 4

by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
     
 

ISBN-10: 1582556733

ISBN-13: 9781582556734

Pub. Date: 08/01/2007

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

English & Spanish Medical Words & Phrases, Fourth Edition is a handy, pocket-sized reference covering thousands of key terms and phrases used in clinician-patient interactions. It's the perfect resource for nurses and other health care professionals who care for Spanish-speaking patients or whose primary language is Spanish.

The book covers important terms

Overview

English & Spanish Medical Words & Phrases, Fourth Edition is a handy, pocket-sized reference covering thousands of key terms and phrases used in clinician-patient interactions. It's the perfect resource for nurses and other health care professionals who care for Spanish-speaking patients or whose primary language is Spanish.

The book covers important terms related to every aspect of patient care, including systems assessment, patient teaching, discharge, medical equipment and supplies, diagnostic tests, treatments, nutrition and diet therapy, and complementary and alternative therapies. Anatomical illustrations are included to facilitate communication. This Fourth Edition includes an English-Spanish picture dictionary and Spanish pain-rating scales.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781582556734
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
08/01/2007
Edition description:
Fourth
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
4.52(w) x 7.66(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

  • 1. Pronunciation and grammar
  • 2. Commonly used terms and phrases
  • 3. Patient teaching
  • 4. Common diagnostic tests, therapies, and treatments
  • 5. Medical equipment and supplies
  • 6. Nutrition and diet therapy
  • 7. Skin, hair, and nails
  • 8. Head and neck
  • 9. Eyes
  • 10. Ears
  • 11. Respiratory system
  • 12. Cardiovascular system
  • 13. Gastrointestinal system
  • 14. Urinary system
  • 15. Female reproductive system
  • 16. Male reproductive system
  • 17. Nervous system
  • 18. Musculoskeletal system
  • 19. Immune system
  • 20. Endocrine system
Appendices
  • Therapeutic drug classifications
  • Postoperative tubes, catheters, and equipment
  • Medication teaching phrases
  • Home care phrases
  • Complementary and alternative therapies
  • Picture dictionary

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