Primary Care English

  • Ramón Ribes
  • Isabel García-Gimeno
  • Roger Jones

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIX
  2. Unit I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Unit II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Pages 11-62
  4. Unit III

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Pages 65-89
  5. Unit IV

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Pages 93-126
  6. Unit V

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 127-127
  7. Unit VI

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 143-143
  8. Unit VII

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
  9. Unit VIII

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 267-267
  10. Unit IX

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 303-303
  11. Unit X

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 461-461
  12. Unit XI

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 477-477
  13. Back Matter
    Pages 496-506

About this book


This book is for those family doctors and any other health care professionals involved in Primary Care around the world who really want to make useful progress in their medical English, in order to be able to read and write articles, participate in international courses and meetings, read textbooks in their original English language and visit or work in an English speaking country to enrich their professional experience.

If you are one of them, then this is the book you have been looking forward to. Here, theory and practice are carefully linked for optimal learning.

This book has been written for you by doctors who understand your needs and who aim to help you get the most out of your learning experience, without wasting your valuable time. You will be able to learn just what you need and (almost) all you need to feel confident understanding and communicating in English within your speciality.

Its revolutionary combination of formal teaching and conversational style, together with the selection of contents specific to Primary Care, will provide you with a unique platform to jump to a more advanced level with surprisingly little effort.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Ramón Ribes
    • 1
  • Isabel García-Gimeno
    • 2
  • Roger Jones
    • 3
  1. 1.Servicio de RadiologíaHospital Reina SofiaCórdobaSpain
  2. 2.GP Partner Rusheey Green Group PracticeThe Primary Care CenterLondonUK
  3. 3.Department of General Practice and Primary CareKings College LondonLondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin · Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-49617-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-49618-2
  • Buy this book on publisher's site