Medical Spanish / Edition 4

Medical Spanish / Edition 4

by Gail Bongiovanni
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071442006

ISBN-13: 9780071442008

Pub. Date: 05/06/2005

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

You don't need to master Spanish to treat your Spanish-speaking patients with confidence and expertise

With no prior knowledge of Spanish, and this book at your fingertips, you can confidently conduct patient medical history interviews, perform physical examinations, and give medical instructions to Spanish-speaking patients.

Carefully constructed to elicit one

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Overview

You don't need to master Spanish to treat your Spanish-speaking patients with confidence and expertise

With no prior knowledge of Spanish, and this book at your fingertips, you can confidently conduct patient medical history interviews, perform physical examinations, and give medical instructions to Spanish-speaking patients.

Carefully constructed to elicit one-word "yes" or "no" answers, Medical Spanish empowers you to obtain, and give, the information you need, without struggling to understand an unfamiliar language or risking errors due to miscommunication.

  • Easy-to-use "Yes" or "No" question-and-answer format
  • Clear pronunciation, grammar, and spelling guidance
  • NEW chapter on physical and sexual abuse and rape
  • Expanded coverage of patient privacy, informed consent, and HIPPA confidentiality
  • Expanded and updated coverage of breast feeding, birth control, and HIV
  • Common terms and verbs

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071442008
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
05/06/2005
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
651,702
Product dimensions:
5.58(w) x 10.88(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1How to use this book1
Ch. 2Grammar and pronunciation7
Ch. 3Social, economic and patient privacy information12
Ch. 4Past medical history21
Ch. 5Chief complaint or review of systems30
Ch. 6Instructions for the physical examination65
Ch. 7General treatment, testing and follow-up76
Ch. 8Medical therapy and patient instructions90
Ch. 9Contraception and patient instruction105
Ch. 10Pregnancy and delivery119
Ch. 11Physical and sexual abuse and rape128
Ch. 12Poisoning and patient instructions133
Ch. 13AIDS and patient instructions138
Ch. 14Geriatric evaluation144
Ch. 15The psychiatric interview161

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