This new edition is an invaluable aid for health professionals who will need to communicate quickly and effectively with Spanish-speaking patients and their families. It emphasizes the differences among written, formal, and academic Spanish and casual, everyday, and at times, regional Spanish. A comprehensive pronunciation guide is included and provides quick reference for all Spanish sounds and their governing rules. Alphabetized Spanish-English and English-Spanish vocabulary lists provide quick reference to terms.
Pronunciation. Essential Grammar. Common Expressions. Numerical Expressions. Anatomic and Physiologic Vocabulary. Conversations for Medical and Paramedical Personnel. Conversations for Administrative Personnel. Authorizations and Signatures. Crucial Vocabulary for Medical Personnel. Appendices.