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3rd Edition

A Guide for Health Care Professionals

Authors:

  • Esperanza Joyce
  • Maria Villanueva
  • Key Features

    • Includes the words and phrases most commonly used by health professionals to eliminate the time-consuming process of looking up words in the dictionary.
    • Specific questions that elicit yes or no answers assist health care providers with quickly obtaining essential information from patients.
    • Sample dialogs cover common situations in the health care setting.
    • Basic vocabulary such as numbers, colors, days of the weeks, and members of the family is included to facilitate conversations with Spanish-speaking patients.
    • Vocabulary tables highlight basic vocabulary within the text for quick reference.
    • Phrase and Sentence Index includes an alphabetical listing of all phrases and sentences used in chapter dialogs.
    • An alphabetical Word Index allows easy access to specific words.
    • Information on Hispanic culture and popular health beliefs helps readers provide culturally appropriate care.
    • Pronunciations are provided for all sample dialogs and vocabulary so readers can speak with confidence.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    464
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2004
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9780721604244
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781416067825

    About the authors

    Maria Villanueva

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Mexico, DF