Tag Archives: medical translation

European Society of Cardiology annual congress

A write-up of a visit to a non-translators’ conference, by Jane Marshall. Continue reading

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Legalese in medical translation: a problem paragraph solved

How to tackle a legal paragraph in a medical text? Ask a colleague! Continue reading

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Abbreviations: how confident are you?

Hyuna Ham asks whether common abbreviations in English source texts can be left untranslated. Continue reading

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Upcoming webinars for medical translators

News of webinars on diabetes, triglycerides and cholesterol; ECGs for medical translators; and an introduction to human anatomy. Continue reading

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Two webinar videos on EMA templates

News of two September webinars for medical translators. Continue reading

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Brexit, Clinical Trials and Medical Translators

Changes in clinical trial regulations in post-Brexit UK. How will medical translators be affected? Continue reading

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MedDRA: new version 19.0

News of the March 2016 update to the MedDRA terminology databases Continue reading

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An introduction to MedDRA for medical translators

Medical translators need to be conversant with MedDRA. Are you? Continue reading

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New terminology for a new regulation

Are you conversant with the new definitions in the EU Clinical Trials regulation? Continue reading

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New clinical trials regulation for Europe

What changes will the new EU Clinical Trials Regulation bring? What are the implications for translators? Continue reading

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