TITLE

The Language of Modern Medicine: It's All Greek to Me

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Kristopher N.
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Jan2004, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p91
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The Greek language has shaped and formed the lexicon of modern medicine. Although medical terminology may seem complex and difficult to master, the clarity and functionality of this language owe a great debt to the tongue of the classical Greeks.
ACCESSION #
12536197

 

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