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ERIC Number: EJ155311
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Language as a Tool in Medicine: Methodology and Theoretical Framework
Cassell, Eric J.; Skopek, Lucienne
Journal of Medical Education, 52, 3, 197-203, Mar 77
Since language is the predominant instrument by which information is transmitted between doctor and patient, an understanding of the uses and functions of language in medicine is crucial to effective medical care. This paper describes a framework for the study of language as a tool in medicine. (LBH)
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