Category Archives: Terminology

IntelliWebSearch for medical translators

IntelliWebSearch: the solution for performing top-speed searches for drugs, diseases and medical terminology on specific websites. Continue reading

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New IATE widget

The new IATE widget: Why translators shouldn’t use this widget to access the EU terminology database. Continue reading

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Online terminology resources: separating the wheat from the chaff

All that glitters is not gold. How to recognise a good translation resource when it’s shared on Twitter. Continue reading

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Diccionario politécnico español-inglés: now online

A test run of the Spanish-English “Diccionario politécnico” by Beigbeder: in an online format since December 2012. Continue reading

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Safe Surgery Saves Lives

A look at the World Health Organization Surgical Safety Checklist (2009) in English, Spanish and four other languages. Continue reading

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Statistics One: Final Report

A final report on the Coursera Statistics One course and a joke to finish off this statistics mini-blog series on a lighter note. Continue reading

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European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control: a new multilingual TM

All about the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control’s new multilingual Translation Memory. What’s in it and what to do with it. Continue reading

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A Spanish-English statistics glossary for clinical trials

A Spanish-English statistics glossary for clinical trials / Glosario español-inglés de estadística para ensayos clínicos. Continue reading

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MHRA Good Clinical Practice Guide

Good Clinical Practice Guide is a new book by MHRA about GCP in clinical trials. It’s a useful addition to a medical translator’s resources. Continue reading

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Statistics for translators: some resources and a free online course

A look at statistics resources for medical translators and news of a free six-week online course called Statistics One as part of your CPD. Continue reading

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