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Spanish Reference: Medical

Spanish Now! for Medical Professionals CD-ROM
Developed with the help of medical professionals from a wide range of disciplines, Spanish Now! for Medical Professionals is a fast and easy language learning system developed for your professional needs. It employs the Successful Immersion method of learning which uses the same type of motivations you used to learn your native language to help you "automatically" absorb your new one. The package includes articles, video presentations, practice material and even games, all based on practical cultural and medical information you'll find useful. Spanish Now! is available for Windows and Macintosh systems.

Spanish for the Health Professional
Emergency medical service personal, admissions personnel, and nurses who need to communicate with Spanish-speaking patients will find this course ideal, as will medical technicians and paramedics. This program provides an extensive list of practical questions for use in assisting Hispanics patients. The book is an ideal portable reference for emergency situations. With 4 cassettes (3 hours) and a 72 page quick reference manual.

Spanish for Police and Firefighters
This practical audio-cassette/book course is designed to teach both basic and specialized expressions, phrases and terminology needed to communicate with Spanish speakers in a variety of human-services situations. With 5 cassettes (4 hours) and a 74 page text.

Diccionario De Terminos Medicos CD-ROM: Ingles-Espanol, Espanol-Ingles
Ruiz Torres
This is a CD-ROM version of the bilingual English-Spanish medical translation reference from Gulf Publishing, and offers over 1000 pages of content. It is useful for hospitals, doctor's offices, clinics, pharmacies and legal practices, and covers the entire gamut of medical and technical vocabulary. Windows CD-ROM.

Delmar's English and Spanish Pocket Dictionary for Health Professionals
Rochelle K Kelz
This is an essential reference for today's health care professionals who need to communicate with Spanish-speaking clients. This unique bilingual dictionary contains Spanish terminology specific to Mexico, Puerto Rico, Cuba, and other countries. It offers 20,000 alphabetized entries, including highly technical medical and dental terminology, and contains regionalisms, slang, and street vocabulary. Adaptable enough to serve as a self-study tool for Spanish-speaking professionals seeking to learn English, the dictionary also provides specialized AIDS and drug vocabularies. This book, with extensive drug terminology, will meet the needs of physicians, dentists, social workers, nurses, hospitals, clinics, opticians, ambulance attendants, teachers as well as medical technicians. In addition the format is such that it can easily be used in Spanish speaking countries to teach English to those working in the same healthcare fields. 10 illus, 552 pages.

Spanish for Medical Personnel
Ana C. Jarvis and Raquel Lebredo
This manual presents situations and vocabulary that medical personnel encounter in the course of their daily work. Dialogues, personalized questions, grammar exercises, situational role-plays, and reality-based activities introduce and reinforce key medical vocabulary while encouraging students to communicate in Spanish. Supplementary readings on illnesses such as diabetes, cancer, heart disease, and AIDS reflect some of the most urgent concerns of the medical community. The sixth edition features up-to-date medical vocabulary, medical notes from a cross-cultural perspective, and practical reference information. 2000, paperback, 324 pp.

Spanish-English English-Spanish Medical Dictionary
Onyria Herrera McElroy and Lola L. Grabb
This second edition bilingual medical dictionary provides the English and Spanish medical vocabulary every healthcare professional needs to communicate effectively with Spanish-speaking patients. This powerful, pocket communicator features: over 20,000 medical and technology-related words and translations; tips on pronunciation; signs and symptoms of common disorders; phrases used when speaking to patients; abbreviations; conversion tables; appendices of weights, measures, and numbers; and much more. Paperback, 513 pages.

Medical Spanish
Gail L. Bongiovanni
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 get, and give, the information you need, without struggling to understand an unfamiliar language or risking errors due to miscommunication. Now in its third edition, this much-needed resource allows physicians and other medical professionals to communicate fully about all major specialties, in all the detail of regular medical texts. Medical Spanish simplifies the process of communication, but it does not abbreviate, condense, or modify what is communicated. Paperback, 175 pp.

English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary
Glenn T. Rogers
This is a fully revised and expanded edition that contains over 17,000 entries covering virtually every health related term likely to occur in a conversation between a health professional and a Spanish-speaking patient. Features frequent example sentences in the text and sample dialogues at the back, including a complete history and physical exam. Paperback, 230 pages.