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English for Health Sciences

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ISBN-10: 1413020518

ISBN-13: 9781413020519

Edition: 2007

Authors: Kristin L. Johannsen, Martin Milner, Josephine O'Brien, Hector Sanchez, Ivor Williams

List price: $25.95
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The purpose of English for Health Sciences is to empower students with the language and life skills they need to carry out their career goals. To this end it provides ample opportunities for students to build awareness and practice the language in real-life scenarios. Its integrated skills approach develops the student's self-confidence to survive and succeed in professional and social encounters within an English-speaking global community. Health Science majors will immediately be motivated by the opportunity to prepare for their future careers by practicing their English language skills in the following job-related scenarios. Diagnosing Putting a patient at ease with small talk, taking a…    
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Book details

List price: $25.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Cengage Heinle
Publication date: 5/12/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 112
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.50" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Making the Diagnosis
So, what can I do for you?
Taking a medical history
I'd like to examine you
What's the preliminary diagnosis?
Let me explain your diet
To put it more simply
Team Project 1
Working Under Pressure
If you are not sure, ask
He'll be fine, Mr Slenkovich
Has he ever fainted before?
I'd like to ask you a few questions
We need to take a sample
Can I explain the procedure?
Team Project 2
Breaking Bad News
Can you describe the pain?
It's how you say it
It's getting you down, isn't it?
We need a psychiatric evaluation
It might be multiple sclerosis
Breaking bad news
Team Project 3
Calling In the Stroke Team
She can hardly speak
How many fingers can you see?
We need to run a few more tests
What medication would you prescribe?
Let's decide your rehabilitation plan
I'm going to teach you some exercises
Team Project 4
Referring A Patient
I can't put up with the pain
Thank you for referring the patient
Let's examine your mouth
Follow the post-operative advice
Your test results are back
A happy ending
Team Project 5
Unit Reviews
Grammar Resource
Picture dictionary
Audio Script