Communication in medicine

Medicine

Author: Eric Glendinning

Publisher: Ernst Klett Sprachen

ISBN:

Category: Communication in medicine

Page: 175

View: 341

"Professional English in Use Medicine contains 60 units covering a wide variety of medical vocabulary. Topics include diseases and symptoms, investigations, treatment, examining and prevention. The book also introduces general medical vocabulary related to parts and functions of the body, medical and para-medical personnel, education and training, research, and presentations. Professional English in Use Medicine has been carefully researched using the Institute for Applied Language Studies medical corpus and is a must for teachers of medical English and for medical practitioners who need to use English at work, either in their own country or abroad."--Publisher's website.
Communication in medicine

English in Medicine

Author: Eric H. Glendinning

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Communication in medicine

Page: 154

View: 262

Foreign Language Study

Medicine

Author: Sam McCarter

Publisher: OXFORD University Press

ISBN:

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 144

View: 823

A new up-to-date course where students learn the English they need for a career in commerce, tourism, nursing, or technology.Oxford English for Careers is a series which prepares pre-work students for starting their career. Everything in each Student's Book is vocation-specific, which means students get the language, information, and skills they need to help them get a job in their chosen career. The complete series willcover Commerce, Tourism, Nursing, and Technology at Pre-Intermediate and Intermediate levels.
Foreign Language Study

English in Medicine Student's book

Author: Eric H. Glendinning

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN:

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 160

View: 567

Doctors, medical students and other medical professionals who have to use English to communicate with patients and colleagues will find this course invaluable. Its main focus is on developing speaking and listening skills, but it also deals with specialist reading skills and provides practice in writing medical documents.

Medical English

Author: Brian Girolametto

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 122

View: 490

A beginner level student book for future medical professionals whose first language is not English.
Medical

Writing in English for the Medical Sciences

Author: Steve Hart

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 247

View: 999

This practical and portable guide has been designed specifically to help academics and students in medicine and surgery departments at universities all over the world, who are required to write in English to maximize exposure to their research, produce professional and accurate academic English and eradicate the errors that occur at all levels from
English language

English for Medicine in Higher Education Studies

Author: Ros Wright

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: English language

Page: 264

View: 731

English for Medicine in Higher Education Studies The Garnet Education English for Specific Academic Purposes series won the Duke of Edinburgh English Speaking Union English Language Book Award in 2009. English for Medicine is a skills-based course designed specifically for students of medicine who are about to enter English-medium tertiary level studies. It provides carefully graded practice and progression in the key academic skills that all students need, such as listening to lectures and speaking in seminars. It also equips students with the specialist medical language they need to participate successfully within a medical faculty. Extensive listening exercises come from medical lectures, and all reading texts are taken from the same field of study. There is also a focus throughout on the key medical vocabulary that students will need. The Teacher's Book includes: Comprehensive teaching notes on all exercises to help teachers prepare effective lessons Complete answer keys to all exercises Full transcripts of listening exercises Facsimiles of Course Book pages at the appropriate point in each unit Photocopiable resource pages and ideas for additional activities The Garnet English for Specific Academic Purposes series covers a range of academic subjects. All titles present the same skills and vocabulary points. Teachers can therefore deal with a range of ESAP courses at the same time, knowing that each subject title will focus on the same key skills and follow the same structure. Key Features Systematic approach to developing academic skills through relevant content. Focus on receptive skills (reading and listening) to activate productive skills (writing and speaking) in subject area. Eight-page units combine language and academic skills teaching. Vocabulary and academic skills bank in each unit for reference and revision. Audio CDs for further self-study or homework. Ideal coursework for EAP teachers.
Medical

English and Reflective Writing Skills in Medicine

Author: Clive Handler

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 176

View: 199

Reflective writing is an established and integral part of undergraduate medical curricula, and also features in postgraduate medical education and revalidation. This book guides and teaches medical students - and all medical and paramedical staff - through the process of writing reflective essays and less formal reflective pieces clearly, concisely, and accurately. Sections on English writing skills, alongside anonymised successful and unsuccessful examples of reflected essays, explore both the principles and practice of effective writing. This clear, practical book is a valuable resource for medical undergraduates and postgraduates, whether English be their first or an additional language.
Medical

English in Emergency Medicine

Author: Irena Baumruková

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 1004

View: 888

The new edition of the textbook and exercise book for medical students and doctors covers all the topics presented in the previously published Manual of First Aid, volumes 1 and 2. The book is designed for international groups and individuals from the whole world whose mother language is something other than English. The word index contains the most important expressions and their pronunciations, which can be found on https: //dictionary.cambridge.org and https: //medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/. English teachers as well as students can follow the book from beginning to end, or they can choose the most interesting texts according to their needs.
Foreign Language Study

Good Practice Student's Book

Author: Marie McCullagh

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN:

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 176

View: 485

Good Practice focuses on the language and communication skills that doctors need to make consultations more effective using five elements of good communication: verbal communication, active listening, voice management, non-verbal communication and cultural awareness. The course teaches learners how to sensitively handle a range of situations such as taking a patient history and breaking bad news, as well as preparing doctors for dealing with different types of patients. Good Practice demonstrates the impact of good communication on the doctor-patient relationship and enables students to become confident and effective practitioners in English.
Medical

Medical English

Author: Ramón Ribes

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 199

View: 159

English is not your mother tongue? This enjoyable book offers everything you need to cope with everyday situations as a resident in English-speaking countries, at scientific meetings or just to stay up to date with medical advances. Each chapter starts with a cartoon.
Language Arts & Disciplines

English in Medical Education

Author: Peih-ying Lu

Publisher: Multilingual Matters

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 215

View: 950

This book addresses recent developments in medical and language education. Both fields have broadened their focus on clinical expertise and linguistic skills to address issues of cultural competence. The book re-imagines the language classroom in medical settings as an arena for the exploration of values and professional identity.
Foreign Language Study

A Handout on Medical English for Health Professionals

Author: Goretti Faya Ornia

Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 228

View: 874

This book offers a guide to medical English, and is addressed to healthcare professionals and students with an upper-intermediate level of English. It will also be useful as a handout for specialised English courses offered in medicine, nursing, and physiotherapy degrees, and can be used as a self-study book. The book is made up of four chapters, structured into three sections: namely, grammar, science, and phonetics. Each chapter reviews the main points of English grammar, and works with the vocabulary of the medical field. The book also provides students with basic knowledge of phonetics, which will help them to improve their listening and speaking skills.
Medical

Bioethics

Author: Dan C. English

Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 224

View: 175

From the moment medical students step into a hospital they must confront the moral implication of providing health care. In this brief textbook of medical ethics Dr. English provides a succinct yet comprehensive overview of the issues students will encounter.
Education

Teaching English for Medical Purposes

Author: Virginia Allum

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 222

View: 367

Background reading and activities used for EMP Teacher Training.Practical tips for developing texts and activities for health care professionals.
Foreign Language Study

Salud

Author: Bonifacio Contreras

Publisher: Educational News Services

ISBN:

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 231

View: 535

A Comprehensive guide to improving communication with Spanish speaking patients and their families, Salud Medical Spanish Dictionary and Phrase Book is an invaluable reference. This book will provide vital information and tools that enable you to communicate effectively, therefore resulting in more fluent patient interviews, more thorough identification of existing conditions and ultimately a more comfortable relationship between healthcare provider and patient. A quick easy-to-use reference book for medical students, nurses, doctors, hospital administrators, health care personnel, home health care workers, social workers and translators in the health profession. The dictionary and alphabetical phrase book format makes it easy to find and cross reference the right words and phrases.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Medicine

Author: Deborah Cannarella

Publisher: Rourke Publishing Group

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 31

View: 210

Surveys the history of medicine from ancient times through the present day and speculates about future medical discoveries and innovative treatments.
Medical

The Complete Guide to Foreign Medical Schools

Author: Nilanjan Sen

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 158

View: 574

A comprehensive guide to overseas medical schools. Lists school profiles, curriculum, location, admission requirements, GPA and MCAT scores needed, student testimonies.