English for Medical Science

Rp 35.000,-
TIM LC UMM
English for Specific
978-979-796-124-4
2015
501
pertama
16 x 23 cm

Sinopsis Buku


    English for Medical Science is written to fulfill students' needs to learn English for Specific Purposes. This book is designed to provide an                 opportunity to develop students' English skills more communicatively and meaningfully in academic context.
    It consists of twenty eight units. Each unit presents reading, writing, and speaking sections. Reading section mainly consists of pre-reading,                reading comprehension, and vocabulary exercises related to the topic of the text. However, some reading sections have additional authentic texts and their exercises. In writing section, some structures and sentence patterns are presented from the easiest to the most difficult exercises. Meanwhile, in speaking section, students are provided with models and examples followed by practical activities presented in various ways. The materials have been arranged and graded in accordance with students' language levels.
    To improve the quality of this textbook, criticisms and suggestions for better editions are highly appreciated.

Daftar isi

UNIT 1    PRINCE OF WALES’ AWARD FOR A YOUNG
    INDONESIAN DOCTOR    3
    Writing Short Biography    8
    Presenting a Biography    10

UNIT 2    SICKLE CELL DISEASE: A HEREDITARY, LIFE-
    SHORTENING AILMENT    16
    Writing Daily Activities    19
    Presenting Daily Activities    23

UNIT 3    DEALING WITH DIFFICULT PATIENTS    27
    Writing a Comic Strip    32
    Asking Short and Gentle Question    37

UNIT 4    MEDICAL ETHICS    43
    Writing a Report Text    48
    Promoting a Product    53

UNIT 5    ELECTRONIC ASPIRIN    59
    Writing an Advertisement    64
    Presenting a Poster    66

UNIT 6    COFFEE COULD HALVE BREAST CANCER
    RECURRENCES IN TAMOXIFEN-TREATED
    PATIENTS    75
    Writing News    79
    News Reporting    84
UNIT 7    WHAT ARE 3D AND 4D ULTRASOUND SCANS?     89
    Quoting, Summarizing, and Paraphrasing    93
    Retelling a Story    97

UNIT 8    ENGAGING DOCTORS IN THE HEALTH CARE
    REVOLUTION    103
    Writing an Opinion    107
    Stating an Opinion    113

UNIT 9    MEDICAL DECISION-SUPPORT SYSTEMS    120
    Writing a Memo    125
    Making an Appointment    129

UNIT 10    CPR FOR ADULTS    137
    Writing a Procedure Text    140
    Precenting a Procedure    142

UNIT 11    ORTHOREXIA NERVOSA    148
    Describing a Person    153
    Describing a Person    157

UNIT 12    THE HEALTH SITUATION OF YOUTH    164
    Writing a Suggestion    168
    Giving Suggestions    172

UNIT 13    THE TRUTH IN THE HISTORY OF MEDICAL
    ETHICS    180
    Writing a Brochure    185
    Presenting a Brochure    190

UNIT 14    MEDICAL ERRORS HARM HUGE NUMBER OF
    PATIENTS    195
    Writing a Narative Paragraph    200
    Presenting a Narative Paragraph    203
UNIT 15    A MEDICAL RECORD    208
    Writing a Chronological Order Text    213
    Figuring Out a Patient’s History    218

UNIT 16    WHY IS MEMORY SO GOOD AND SO BAD?    223
    Writing a Speech Script    227
    Delivery a Speech    232

UNIT 17    THE ART OF HISTORY TAKING    240
    Summarizing an Article    243
    Presenting an Article    250

UNIT 18    CONNECTED HEALTH CARE: MORE THAN
    JUST PATIENT SAFETY    257
    Writing an Invitation Letter    260
    Formal and Informal Invitations    263

UNIT 19    DRIVE-THRU CLINICS    269
    Paragraph Outlining    273
    Giving a Medical Presentation    275

UNIT 20    HEALTH CARE IN CONFLICT: A DOCTOR'S
    PERSPECTIVE    281
    Writing a Past Experience    285
    Telling an Unforgettable Moment    289

UNIT 21    STRESS IN MEDICAL STUDENT    295
    Writing a Cause and Effect Text    301
    Presenting Cause and Effect    306

UNIT 22    IS VEGETARIAN DIET PROVEN HEALTHIER?    311
    Writing an Email    315
    Expressing an Opinion    321
UNIT 23    BULIMIA NERVOSA VS ANOREXIA NERVOSA    327
    Understanding Nutrition Facts    331
    Expressing Lifestyle    336

UNIT 24    TRANSGENDER PEOPLE    341
    Writing an Argumentative Paragraph    345
    Classroom Mini-Debate    350

UNIT 25    CHILDREN TO ORDER: THE ETHICS OF
    'DESIGNER BABIES'    357
    Writing a Persuasive Text    361
    Giving a Persuasive Speech    367

UNIT 26    TETANUS SHOT MAY BOOST BRAIN CANCER
    SURVIVAL    373
    Describing a Chart    377
    Explaining a Chart    383

UNIT 27    MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAWSUITS FOR
    MISDIAGNOSIS OF CANCER    389
    Writing an Expository Text    394
    Explaining Complication    398

UNIT 28    CHOOSING AN EYE DOCTOR    404
    Writing a Job Application Letter    407
    Having a Job Interview    413

BIBLIOGRAPHY    419