Primary Care  English by Ramón RibesPrimary Care  English by Ramón Ribes

Primary Care English

byRamón Ribes, Isabel Garcia Gimeno, Roger Jones

Paperback | November 22, 2007

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This book is the ideal introduction to the medical English language used in primary care and in hospitals. It is written for family doctors and other health care professionals involved in primary care around the world who want to advance their medical English. The language of the consultation is central to this book and its contents modulated according to real clinical practice. The reader is expected to have at least an intermediate level of English.
Title:Primary Care EnglishFormat:PaperbackDimensions:526 pagesPublished:November 22, 2007Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3540496173

ISBN - 13:9783540496175

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Table of Contents

Introduction.- Grammar in Use.- Scientific Literature.- Medical Education.- Applying for a Job.- Frequent Mistakes Made by Doctors Speaking in English.- Latin and Greek Terminology and their Plurals.- The Language of Principles and Concepts in Primary Care.- The Language of Clinical Practice- general.- The Language of Clinical Practice - by clinical Areas.- A Day in the Life of a Family Doctor.- A Day in the Life of a Hospital Doctor.-Clinic Rounds.- On Call.- Clinical Trials English.- British and American English.- Appendices.