Translation Clinic

Translation Clinic

Perspectives on medical translation and writing.

In German and English.

Dengue: a glossary of terms in German and English

Dengue: a glossary of terms in German and English

There is currently an outbreak of dengue in Singapore, where Imke, one of our writers, recently spotted this poster. In this latest article in our series on infectious diseases, we have put together a German-English glossary of terms relating to dengue.

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Multilingual health information in Germany and internationally

Multilingual health information in Germany and internationally

This final article in our current series on multilingual health information covers emergency phone numbers and health care in Germany, as well as US and Australian public health information available in multiple languages. This information may be helpful for doctors, refugees, support people and other groups such as migrants, exchange student, EU Blue Card holders and tourists.

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Multilingual health information in Germany – part two

Multilingual health information in Germany – part two

With thanks to our blog readers and colleagues, we have collated more sources of reliable German health information in multiple languages, which are particularly important for doctors, support people and refugees. Once again, much of this information will also be helpful for other groups, including migrants, exchange students, EU Blue Card holders and tourists. This time we cover multilingual apps, women’s health and patient questionnaires.

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Translation Clinic

The Translation Clinic is an exploration of medical translation and writing in English and German, by medical translators Imke Brodersen and Jayne Fox.

About Jayne Fox

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Jayne Fox BSc MITI is a German-English medical translator and editor. Follow her on Twitter or Google+ and learn more about her on jfmedicaltranslation.com.

About Imke Brodersen

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Imke Brodersen has over 20 years of experience as a translator from English and Spanish into German, focusing on medicine, literature and the translation of official documents. You can also follow Imke on Twitter.

The Translation Clinic is an exploration of medical translation and writing in English and German, by medical translators Imke Brodersen and Jayne Fox.

It covers topics of interest to medical practitioners and health care providers as well as medical translators and writers.