Good Practice Teacher's Book Communication Skills in English for the Medical Practitioner

By: McCullagh, Marie, Wright, Rosalind

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Good Practice focuses on the language and communication skills that doctors need to make consultations more effective using five elements of good communication: verbal communication, active listening, voice management, non-verbal communication and cultural awareness. The Teacher's Book is an invaluable tool for anyone wishing to use Good Practice in the classroom. As well as guiding the teacher through the activities, each unit offers background information to the unit topic, notes on medical terminology, pronunciation guidance and suggestions for further reading. The Teacher's Book also offers 12 photocopiable related reading texts and photocopiable worksheets to use with the Good Practice DVD.

Title: Good Practice Teacher's Book Communication Skills in English for the Medical Practitioner

Author Name: McCullagh, Marie, Wright, Rosalind

Categories: Medical English,

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 24/Apr/2008

ISBN Number: 0521755913

ISBN Number 13: 9780521755917

Binding: Paperback

Seller ID: 15241

Description: illustrations 176 Good Practice focuses on the language and communication skills that doctors need to make consultations more effective using five elements of good communication: verbal communication, active listening, voice management, non-verbal communication and cultural awareness. The course teaches learners how to sensitively handle a range of situations such as taking a patient history and breaking bad news, as well as preparing doctors for dealing with different types of patients. Good Practice demonstrates the impact of good communication on the doctor-patient relationship and enables students to become confident and effective practitioners in English. (ISBN: 9780521755917 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 15241)

Keywords: Learning English,