Conversaciones creadoras Ch 8 la salud y la enfermedad, parte 2

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These are from my notes and: Conversaciones creadoras, Brown, Joan L. & Carmen Martín Gaite, 3rd edition, Houghton Mifflin, 2006. ISBN 978-0-618-48107-1

to lose weight ...not perder peso

adelgazar

to lose weight ...not adelgazar

perder peso

to see (a patient); to attend to

atender

I see (a patient); attend to

atiendo

I saw (a patient); I attended to

atendí

to offer something

brindar algo

to convalesce

convalecer

to recuperate

convalecer

to hurt, to injure ... Not herir and not lastimar

dañar

to hurt; to injure ... Not dañar and not lastimar

herir

to hurt; to injure ... Not dañar and no herir

lastimar

I hurt; I injure ...In the present. Not dañar and not lastimar

hiero

he injured, he hurt. Yesterday. Not dañar and not lastimar

hirió

they hurt, they injured. Yesterday. Not dañar and not lastimar.

hirieron

to diagnose

diagnosticar

to hurt, to ache

doler

it hurts me; it aches (e.g. my arm)

me duele

to gain weight ...Not aumentar el peso

engordar

to gain weight ...Not engordar.

aumentar de peso

to place in a cast ... Not ensayolar.

enyesar

to place in a cast ...The Spanish word, not enyesar

ensayolar

to pass away, to die ...The more euphemistic word

fallecer

to fracture, to break ... Not romperse and not quebrarse.

fracturarse

to fracture, to break ...Not fracturarse and not quebrarse.

romperse

to fracture, to break ....the Latin American word. Not romperse and not fracturarse

quebrarse

to hit oneself

golpearse

to inject

inyectar

to injure oneself, to hurt oneself

lastimarse

to operate on someone (translate the entire phrase)

operar a alguien de

to have an operation on or for. ...With preposition

operarse de

to suffer from... With the preposition. Not sufrir

padecer de

to suffer from ... With the preposition. Not padecer

sufrir de

to lose consciousness ... Not perder la conciencia

perder el conocimiento

to lose consciousness ... Not perder la conocimiento

perder la conciencia

to give someone a shot ... translate the entire phrase

ponerle a uno una inyección

to prescribe ... Not recetar

prescribir

to prescribe ... Not prescribir

recetar

to take a deep breath

respirar hondo

to stick out one's tongue

sacar la lengua

to be nauseated

tener nauseas

to give birth

dar a luz

to be in good health

estar bien de salud

to stay in bed

guardar cama

to have plastic surgery ... Translate the entire phrase. Not using the word estética

hacerse la cirugía plástica

to have plastic surgery ... Translate the entire phrase. Not using the word plástica.

hacerse la cirugía estética

to be on a diet ... Not una dieta

seguir un régimen

to be on a diet ....Not un régimen

seguir una dieta

the group member ... In context of medical benefits

el afiliado (a)

the scalpel

el bisturí

the booth

la cabina

the stretcher, guerney

la camilla

the capsule

la cápsula

the checkup

el chequeo

the surgery

la cirugía

the office

el despacho

the diagnosis

el diagnóstico

the dose

la dosis

the drug addict

el drogadicto (a)

the stethescope

el estetoscopio

the physical examination

el examen

the pharmacy ... the word used in Latin América

la farmacia

the drugstore

la droguería

the twenty-four hour pharmacy ... Latin American term

la farmacia de turno

the twenty-four hour pharmacy ... The Spanish term

la farmacia de guardia

the form

el formulario (la forma)

the medical history .... As in, the orally transmitted version

el historial clínico

the patient chart, medical record ... As in, the written record. Not la historia clínica

la hoja clínica

the patient chart, medical record ... As in, the written record, but not la hoja clínica

la historia clínica

the contact lense

el lente de contacto

the spectacles, the eyeglasses ... Not los gafas and not los anteojos

los lentes

the spectacles, the eyeglasses. Not gafas and not los lentes

los anteojos

the spectacles, the eyeglasses ... Not los lentes and not los anteojos

las gafas

the medication

el medicamento

the medicine ... For treatment. Not la medicina

la medicación

the medicine ... For treatment. Not la medicación

la medicina

the internal medicine

la medicina interna

the crutch

la muleta

the childbirth

el parto

the prognosis

el pronóstico

the operating room ... Not la sala de operaciones

el quirófano

the operating room. ... Not el quirófano

la sala de operaciones

the reimbursement ... Not "el reembolso"

el reintegro

the reinbursement ... Not "el reintegro"

el reembolso

the wating room

la sala de espera

the recovery room

la sala de recuperación

the wheelchair

la silla de ruedas

the national, government sponsored, health system. The Latin American word.

el sistema nacional de salubridad

the national, government sponsored, health system. The Spanish word.

el sistema nacional de sanidad

the physical therapy

la terapia física

the transplant

el trasplante

the treatment ... As in, medical treatment

el tratamiento

the treatment ... As in, behavior towards someone

el trato

the Intensive Care Unit. ... The Latin American word

la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos

I.C.U. In Latin America

U.C.I.

the Intensive Care Unit. ... In Spain

La Unidad de Vigilancia

I.C.U. ... In Spain

U.V.I.

the bandage... Not "el vendaje"

la venda

the bandage. ... Not "la venda"

el vendaje

the cast. ....The Spanish word. Not "la escayola"

el yeso

the cast. ... Not "el yeso"

la escayola

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