ISBN-10:
0803621655
ISBN-13:
9780803621657
Pub. Date:
01/11/2010
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Medical English Clear & Simple: A Practice-Based Approach to English for ESL Healthcare Professionals / Edition 1

Medical English Clear & Simple: A Practice-Based Approach to English for ESL Healthcare Professionals / Edition 1

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Medical English Clear & Simple: A Practice-Based Approach to English for ESL Healthcare Professionals / Edition 1

Take a better approach to English for ESL health care students and practitioners. This workbook-based method uses a variety of interactive learning techniques to develop their mastery of medical English and their ability to use and understand it in the health care setting. It’s perfect for both self-study and classroom instruction.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780803621657
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
Publication date: 01/11/2010
Pages: 480
Sales rank: 171,903
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents



  1. Introduction to American and Canadian Health Care and Cultural Concepts of Health and Wellness


  • Concepts of Health and Wellness

    Professional Caring

    The Drugstore

    Calling the Doctor’s Office


  1. The Musculoskeletal System


  • Anatomy and Physiology

    Body Movement, Posture, Gait, Ambulation, and Position

    Treatment, Interventions, and Assistance


  1. The Cardiovascular System


  • Anatomy and Physiology

    Assessing Function and Failure of the Cardiovascular/Circulatory System

    Treatment, Interventions, and Assistance


  1. The Respiratory System


  • Anatomy and Physiology

    Common Disorders and Diseases of the Respiratory System

    Treatment, Intervention, and Assistance


  1. The Gastrointestinal System


  • Anatomy and Physiology

    Common Complaints of the Gastrointestinal/Digestive System

    Treatments, Interventions, and Assistance: Food Safety and Stomach and Bowel Upset




  1. The Neurological System


  • Anatomy and Physiology

    Common Complaints and Disorders of the Nervous System

    Treatments, Interventions, and Assistance


  1. Wounds and Viral and Bacterial Infections


  • Pathophysiology

    Common Disorders and Diseases

    Treatments, Interventions, and Assistance


  1. Pharmacology and Medication Administration


  • Pharmacology, Pharmacodynamics, and Pharmacokinetics

    Safety and Accuracy in Medication Administration

    Treatments, Interventions, and Assistance

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