English & Spanish Medical Words & Phrases / Edition 3

English & Spanish Medical Words & Phrases / Edition 3

by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Springhouse Publishing Company Staff
     
 

ISBN-10: 1582552738

ISBN-13: 9781582552736

Pub. Date: 08/01/2003

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

English & Spanish Medical Words & Phrases, Third Edition is a handy, pocket-sized reference book covering important medical terms and phrases, including everyday words, patient-teaching terms and phrases, as well as crucial areas such as discharge teaching and systems assessment terms. It's the perfect resource for nurses and other healthcare professionals

Overview

English & Spanish Medical Words & Phrases, Third Edition is a handy, pocket-sized reference book covering important medical terms and phrases, including everyday words, patient-teaching terms and phrases, as well as crucial areas such as discharge teaching and systems assessment terms. It's the perfect resource for nurses and other healthcare professionals who care for Spanish-speaking patients. Anatomical illustrations are included to facilitate communication. Updates for the Third Edition include new chapters on medical equipment and supplies and nutrition and diet therapy, as well as a new appendix containing terms for complementary and alternative therapies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781582552736
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
08/01/2003
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
4.50(w) x 8.00(h) x (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

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