Medical English

  • Ramón Ribes
  • Pablo R. Ros

Table of contents

About this book


This book is an introduction to the vast topic of medical English. It will not only help you to improve your English, but is also an introduction to the world of medical jargon. It is intended to help health care professionals who need English for their work but do not speak the language on a day-to-day basis. It will be valuable for medical students, residents, nurses, doctors, and everybody else involved in the health care industry.


Acronyms English Language Grammar in Use Latin Terminology Medical English Terminology health care

Authors and affiliations

  • Ramón Ribes
    • 1
  • Pablo R. Ros
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Servicio de RadiologíaHospital Reina SofiaCórdobaSpain
  2. 2.Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA
  3. 3.Brigham and Women’s HospitalHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA
  4. 4.Division of Radiology, Dana-Farber Cancer InstituteHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin · Heidelberg 2006
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-25428-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-30584-2
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals