Abstract

Healthcare Interpreting Explained is the first comprehensive user-friendly book on the practice of medical/healthcare interpreting. Written by a leading world authority and drawing on research carried out in Europe, the United States, Australia and Asia, this process-focussed text goes beyond terms and concepts to cover medical discourse, ethics and protocol, professionalization, cognitive factors, problem-solving strategies, assessment and more. Including summaries, tasks, further reading and a range of real-world examples, as well as audio files on the Translation Studies Portal, this is the essential text for all students and practicing interpreters in the areas of medical and healthcare interpreting.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherRoutledge
Number of pages226
Edition1st
ISBN (Electronic)9781315310978
ISBN (Print)9781138232945, 9781138232952
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Publication series

NameTranslation Practices Explained

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