SPA 324 - Medical & Health Spanish: Home
- World Health OrganizationThe PDFs under "Country Information" have great, reliable information
- Agency for Healthcare Research and QualityThe Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ) mission is to produce evidence to make health care safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable, and affordable, and to work within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and with other partners to make sure that the evidence is understood and used.
- Medical Spanish Vocabulary and TerminologyCategorized medical Spanish vocabulary with audio.
Books in our libraries
- Health Issues in the Latino Community byCall Number: Abbott Library Health Sciences General Collection WA 300 H433857 2001ISBN: 9780787953157Publication Date: 2001-05-07Sweeping in scope, Health Issues in the Latino Community identifies and offers an in-depth examination of the most critical health issues that affect Latino's health and health care within the United States. This resource offers a comprehensive approach that informs and promotes the advancement of the practice, program planning, research, and public policy to improve health care of all Latino citizens.
- The Latino patient : a cultural guide for health care providers byCall Number: Abbott Library Health Sciences General Collection WA 300 C548L 2002ISBN: 9781877864957Publication Date: 2002
- Precarious Prescriptions byCall Number: Available onlineISBN: 1452941629Publication Date: 2014-01-01In "Precarious Prescriptions," Laurie B. Green, John Mckiernan-González, and Martin Summers bring together essays that place race, citizenship, and gender at the center of questions about health and disease. Exploring the interplay between disease as a biological phenomenon, illness as a subjective experience, and race as an ideological construct, this volume weaves together a complicated history to show the role that health and medicine have played throughout the past in defining the ideal citizen. By creating an intricate portrait of the close associations of race, medicine, and public health, "Precarious Prescriptions" helps us better understand the long and fraught history of health care in America. Contributors: Jason E. Glenn, U of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston; Mark Allan Goldberg, U of Houston; Jean J. Kim; Gretchen Long, Williams College; Verónica Martínez-Matsuda, Cornell U; Lena McQuade-Salzfass, Sonoma State U; Natalia Molina, U of California, San Diego; Susan M. Reverby, Wellesley College; Jennifer Seltz, Western Washington U. "
- Spanish-English Medical Dictionary byCall Number: Available onlineISBN: 9780071829120Publication Date: 2014
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