Spring 2013


Letter from the Editor

Tricia Perry introduces herself.

Letter from the Administrator

Madalena Sánchez Zampaulo updates us on developments in the Medical Division: the nominating committee for division elections, leadership council, a new Caduceus editor, and the annual conference.

Member Spotlight

Michèle Hansen

Initial Examination

Donna Furlani contributes an interview written by an intensivist.

In Search of the Right Equivalent for Medical Terms: Dictionaries, Forums, Parallel Texts, etc.

Silvia Schrage explores possible translations for "stroke" in Spanish and offers a methodology for choosing between different possible equivalents for a source term.

Séminaire d'anglais medical, October 22-26, 2012

Mary Kenney discusses her experience attending a recent Société Française des Traducteurs (SFT) seminar in Lyon, France.

English-Italian Glossary: Rehabilitation

Linda Pollack-Johnson shares her glossary of terms related to physical and occupational therapy.

German-English Glossary: Common Abbreviations and Terms in Patient Records

Maria Rosdolsky has compiled a helpful list of German abbreviations and words/phrases in medical records.

Spring 2013 Consolidated
This page contains all the articles (glossaries excluded) of the Spring 2013 issue, for those who prefer to print out the publication. Please print double-sided and recycle paper when you can!