Don't let a language barrier prevent you from giving your patient the best care possible. From the most successful bilingual dictionary range in North America comes this dictionary that equips you with the medical terminology you need to know to effectively communicate with Spanish-speaking patients. This book is ideal for a wide range of professionals such as physicians, nurses, physician's assistants, technicians, therapists, and administrators. And you do not need any previous experience with Spanish. You're ready to treat Spanish-speaking patients without hesitation. It includes: 38,000-plus headwords and 35,000 sub-entries; a complete grammar overview and verb charts; a guide to common idioms and slang; and, a phrasebook section that includes more than 250 phrases for interviewing and examining patients.