Complete Medical Spanish
Complete Medical Spanish is a three-level, self-study textbook and workbook for learning medical Spanish fast.
“Practical, Complete Medical Spanish for Quick and Confident Communication”
Complete Medical Spanish is a three-level, self-study textbook and workbook for learning medical Spanish fast. Build competence in interviewing, examining, and treating Spanish-speaking patients when you master over 3,000 key Spanish medical terminology and phrases for every medical situation. Densely packed with interactive exercises and practical activities, Complete Medical Spanish will have you formulating original Spanish sentences and confidently dialoguing with Spanish-speaking patients in no time. Not only will learning medical Spanish enable you to conduct physical exams, prescribe medication and give follow-up instructions to your patients, but you will also become more aware of cultural differences and how they impact healthcare decisions. Take the first steps in developing trusting and long-lasting relationships with McGraw Hill’s Complete Medical Spanish.
Complete Medical Spanish is designed to fit the language-learning needs of physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, hospital technicians, physical therapists, and medical administrators with little or no previous Spanish-language experience. This book is composed of 15 chapters/lessons. Each chapter introduces grammar concepts, vocabulary and dialogues that attempt to follow the order in which your patient visit takes place. Grammar concepts are explained clearly in a simple and concise manner and are reinforced by repetition throughout the book. New vocabulary are introduced by means of images that generally pertain to a particular topic. Vocabulary sections are followed by related exercises, dialogues and/or crossword puzzles. This second edition contains 5 all new chapters.
About the authors: Joanna Ríos and José Fernández Torres have been teaching medical Spanish for more than twenty years. Their workshops are accredited by the American Medical Association, the American College of Emergency Physicians, the American Academy of Family Physicians, and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
This indispensable “tool of the trade” is also available as a part of a three-CD audio package, McGraw-Hill’s Spanish for Healthcare Providers
Title: Complete Medical Spanish, 2nd Edition
Author: Joanna Ríos, PhD, and José Fernández Torres
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Pages: 476 (paperback)