Grammar and Writing Skills for the Health Professional / Edition 1

Grammar and Writing Skills for the Health Professional / Edition 1

by Doreen Oberg, Lorraine Villemaire
     
 

ISBN-10: 0766812596

ISBN-13: 9780766812598

Pub. Date: 01/03/2001

Publisher: Cengage Learning

The Elements and Style of Writing for the Allied Health Professional is the first text to exclusively address the writing concerns of health professionals, as well as students preparing for employment. the text applies the fundamentals of the writing process and English grammar to the sentence and paragraph structures used in medical reporting, charting and

Overview

The Elements and Style of Writing for the Allied Health Professional is the first text to exclusively address the writing concerns of health professionals, as well as students preparing for employment. the text applies the fundamentals of the writing process and English grammar to the sentence and paragraph structures used in medical reporting, charting and documentation. chapter exercises place emphasis on proofreading medical documents, a key skill for all health care workers. Lessons relate to activities routinely performed in a health care setting, illustrating the relevance between education and job performance. *Includes brief explanations of medical documents and reports such as SOAP notes, the History and Physical, Operative, Consultation, Radiography, Pathology Reports and Discharge Summary *Emphasis on grammar provides health care workers and students with a solid foundation to write and proofread medical documents effectively *Works as a text or office reference *Easy to use due to clear, concise writing and explicit examples

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766812598
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/03/2001
Series:
Allied Health Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 10.18(h) x 0.77(d)

Table of Contents

Section One: Grammar Overview. Chapter One: Nouns. Chapter Two: Pronouns. Chapter Three: Verbs. Chapter Four: Adjectives. Chapter Five: Adverbs. Chapter Six: Prepositions and Conjunctions. Section Two: Phrases, Clauses, Sentences and Paragraghs. Chapter Seven: Phrases and Clauses. Chapter Eight: Sentences. Chapter Nine: Punctuation. Chapter Ten: The Paragraph. Section Three: Writing Skills. Chapter Eleven: Additional Guidelines for Effective Writing. Section Four: Applications. Chapter Twelve: Medical Office Correspondence. Chapter Thirteen: Charting and Documentation. Chapter Fourteen: Introduction to Medical Reports. Chapter 15: Additional Writing Applications..

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