An Introduction to Spanish for Health Care Workers: Communication and Culture, Fourth Edition (English and Spanish Edition)

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Author: Robert O. Chase

Edition: 4

ISBN: 0300212976

Number Of Pages: 416

Publisher: Yale University Press


Now in its fourth edition, this widely used textbook is designed for students or professionals in medical fields who have little or no formal background in Spanish. Using online videos, readings, exercises, and activities such as role play and improvisation, it introduces the grammar structures and specialized medical vocabulary and colloquial terms that nurses, doctors, dentists, and allied health professionals need to communicate effectively with the growing Spanish-speaking population. In addition, rich cultural notes explain Latino customs and communication styles.


• Embellished full-color design with 174 illustrations and 275 classroom activities

• Expanded lexicon, condensed grammar, and more target-language content

• Audio program that can be accessed via QR codes in the text

• A companion Web site with video program, self-correcting quizzes, downloadable graphics, and classroom activity sheets

EAN: 9780300212976