Machine Transcription & Dictation (with CD-ROM) / Edition 5

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The fifth edition of Machine Transcription and Dictation prepares students for most situations requiring transcription skills. To help strengthen grammar and punctuation proficiency, this book provides realistic documents from various fields of employment. New to this edition are additional exercises for language arts and Word mastery.

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"I am thrilled with the word selection in the Word Usage segment."

"All rules and examples are excellent under Language Skills."

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780538438605
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 7/9/2004
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 336
  • Product dimensions: 10.70 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

Part 1. Basic Machine Transcription. 1. Machine Transcription. 2. Advertising, Journalism, and Publishing. 3. Education, Government, and Public Service. 4. Real Estate, Appraising, and Property Management. 5. Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Planning. 6. Banking, Financial Management, and Consumer Credit. Part 2. Intermediate Machine Transcription. 7. Insurance. 8. Engineering, Industrial, and Manufacturing. 9. Entertainment, Food, and Restaurant Services. 10. Marketing, Retail, and Wholesale Management. 11. Travel, Tourism, and Hotel Services. 12. Airline, Automotive, and Trucking. Part 3. Advanced Machine Transcription—Legal and Medical. 13. Contingency Fee Agreement, Certificate of Notary, and Probate Court Form. 14. Bill of Sale, Complaint on Account, and Notice of Garnishment. 15. Petition for Dissolution of Marriage and Billing Statements. 16. Estate and Tax Matters. 17. Consultation Letter, Medical Memorandum, and Mammogram Report. 18. Report of Radiologist and Relocation Announcement. 19. Medical Transcriptionist Job Description, Operative Report, and Dental Report. 20. Admission Letter, Pathology Report, and Discharge Summary. Part 4. Dictation and Continuous Speech Recognition. Reference Manual.

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