Nursing terms for non-native English-speakersRegister Today!
- by paz_y_luz Jun 8, '04Can anyone recommend a good textbook, study, workbook on English for non-native nurses and health care workers - that is very useful for English medical terms - and the way nursing is practiced in the US? Something that is for learning. Thank you. Luz
- Jun 9, '04 by suzanne4Chabner's Language of Medicine is an excellent book. It is available on-line at Amazon.Last edit by suzanne4 on Jun 9, '04
- Jun 9, '04 by ethelbsnrnHere are some lay man's terms:
pee - urinate
poop/ do number 2 - move bowel
throw up - vomit
legs killing me - pain in the legs
Will write more as I recall them.