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English Medical: Health Care Translation Glossary

English term English translation
rubdown clarification of the term
the notion of "risk prevention" at work workplace accident prevention
"first noncontrolled option for treatment" the first-ever option for treatment that consists of an FDA- uncontrolled substance
3 month off therapy monitoring Monitoring during the 3-month period without treatment
Acom It's the name given to the ward, instead of a number
aidable hearing loss partial deafness that can be helped
AROM Artifical Rupture of Membranes
as pristine as possible as clean and well cared for as possible
Entered by: Anita du Plessis
at 3.5mm in depth at/to a depth of 3.5 mm
Entered by: Charles Davis
≥1+ Greater than or equal to a specific measurement (1+) as defined below
be up-to-date with have performed the procedure within the recommended time period
billing vendors Billing vendors take care of the billing side of the business
Entered by: Francina
Citizen/Alien-Waived benefits benefits available to aliens (not requiring proof of citizenship)
Cold infrared cold infrared
Entered by: Fan Gao
compromise (in this context) hinder; make less effective
consumer and client active, informed chooser vs. passive, uninformed recipient
Curriculum Certifying Document Study course authentication document
Entered by: Anita du Plessis
Czajka Care Care given at Czajka Care Group homes
d/c discharge/discontinue
Entered by: Muhammad Said
dead donor deceased donor
Entered by: Sheila Wilson
denying hunger ignoring the fact that you are hungry and would like to eat
Determination of Non-Research determination of non-research (missing word: activities)
Entered by: Taña Dalglish
disposition (in this context) distribution, metabolism and excretion
elderly vs older ELDERLY
Entered by: eski
elements to some degree
Entered by: Julia Zou
emotional strain or stress emotional is for both of "strain" and "stress"
Entered by: Ehab Tantawy
Exit/Exit Visit Exit Interview / Final Interview
express squeeze out, extract, press out, force out (in this context)
feeding giving of food
feel good about themselves themselves
Entered by: airmailrpl
finalise a client complete the service (within the visit/encounter)
FP family practice
FRCPsych Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists
Entered by: Özden Arıkan
G.P.T.A.L. GTPAL (gravida, term, preterm, abortions, living)
gpen, granulopenic The condition of an abnormally low number of granular white blood cells in the blood
Entered by: William [Bill] Gray
H&S Specialist is responsible for logging form on Accident ... The H&S Specialist is responsible for logging the form on the Accident ...
Entered by: airmailrpl
HANDS ON HEALING laying on of hands
high-risk melanoma Stage 2 or 3 melanoma [with high risk of progression]
Entered by: liz askew
Hirchsprungs Disease Hirschsprung's disease
HIV orphans children whose parents died due to the HIV virus
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