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Grammar and Writing Skills for the Health Professional, 1st Edition

  • ISBN10: 0-7668-1259-6

    ISBN13: 978-0-7668-1259-8

  • AUTHORS: Oberg/Villemaire - ©2001

Health professionals and students preparing to enter the health care arena will appreciate the valuable lessons found in The Elements and Style of Writing for the Allied Health Professional. The book applies the fundamentals of the writing process and English grammar to the sentence and paragraph structures used in medical reporting, charting and documentation. Emphasis is placed on proofreading medical documents--a key skill for all health care workers--and lessons relate to activities routinely performed in a health care setting.
*The first text to focus exclusively on the writing needs of the health professions
*Emphasis on grammar provides medical workers and students with a solid foundation to write and proofread medical documents effectively
*Includes brief explanations of medical documents and reports such as SOAP notes, the History and Physical, Operative, Consultation, Radiology, Pathology Reports and Discharge Summary
*Equally effective as a textbook or office reference
*Clear, concise writing and explicit examples make the text easy to use

(KEYWORDS: Health professionals, students, health care, writing, proofreading, medical reporting, office reference)

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