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3rd Edition

A Guide for Health Care Professionals

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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
eBook ISBN:
9781416067825
Print ISBN:
9780721604244

About the authors

Maria Villanueva

Affiliations and Expertise

Mexico, DF