Publisher description for English & Spanish medical words & phrases.

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English & Spanish Medical Words & Phrases, Fourth Edition is a handy, pocket-sized reference covering thousands of key terms and phrases used in clinician-patient interactions. It's the perfect resource for nurses and other health care professionals who care for Spanish-speaking patients or whose primary language is Spanish. The book covers important terms related to every aspect of patient care, including systems assessment, patient teaching, discharge, medical equipment and supplies, diagnostic tests, treatments, nutrition and diet therapy, and complementary and alternative therapies. Anatomical illustrations are included to facilitate communication. This Fourth Edition includes an English-Spanish picture dictionary and Spanish pain-rating scales.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Medicine -- Dictionaries.
Spanish language -- Dictionaries -- English.
Spanish language -- Conversation and phrase books (for medical personnel)
Medicine -- Phrases -- English.
Medicine -- Phrases -- Spanish.
Medicine -- Terminology -- English.
Medicine -- Terminology -- Spanish.