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The language of medicine, its evolution, structure, and dynamics

Author: John H Dirckx
Publisher: Hagerstown, Md. : Medical Dept., Harper & Row, ©1976.
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Genre/Form: Terminology
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Dirckx, John H., 1938-
Language of medicine, its evolution, structure, and dynamics.
Hagerstown, Md. : Medical Dept., Harper & Row, ©1976
(OCoLC)570334505
Online version:
Dirckx, John H., 1938-
Language of medicine, its evolution, structure, and dynamics.
Hagerstown, Md. : Medical Dept., Harper & Row, ©1976
(OCoLC)609065147
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John H Dirckx
ISBN: 0061406899 9780061406898
OCLC Number: 1859799
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: vii, 170 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Plain English --
Medical English --
Our classical heritage: Latin, Greek --
A museum in words --
Historical curiosities --
Borrowings from modern foreign languages --
References to literature and mythology --
Geographic terms --
Eponyms --
Modern coinages, abbreviations --
Trade names --
Slang, jargon and gibberish --
Medicalese ... --
Nursese --
Typistese --
Diseeases of the tongue --
Introductory remarks --
The wrong word --
Latin and Greek --
Pronunciation --
Muddy waters --
Verbosity --
Medical writing --
Bibliography --
Index of words and phrases --
General index.
Responsibility: John H. Dirckx.

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