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Rocha Afonso, Maria João da. 1997. Traducción y lenguaje en medicina [Translation and language in medicine] (Monografias Dr. Antonio Esteve 20). Barcelona: Fundación Dr. Antonio Estevez. 155 pp.
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This monograph is centered on a series of articles published in Medicina Cvlínica, by Dr. Fernando Navarro. These articles deal with the problems involved in the translation and editing of scientific texts. It concentrates, among other topics, on the use and misuse of the passive voice in written medical discourse, grammatical problems in medicine, the influence of the Real Academia dictionary on medical language and the problems of punctuation in medicine and pharmacology.
Source : J. Vluijmans

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