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Vocabulario Médico

Accelerated Spanish 2 - El Médico

tener un accidente to have an accident
hacerse daño, lastimarse to hurt oneself/get hurt
caerse to fall
romperse to break
torcerse to twist
cortarse to cut oneself
picar to sting
ocurrir to happen
tener lugar to take place
el servicio de primeros auxilios first aid services, paramedics
la ambulancia the ambulance
la camilla the stretcher
el hospital the hospital
la sala de emergencia (de urgencias) the emergency room
la recepción the reception
la silla de ruedas the wheelchair
las muletas the crutches
la víctima the victim
llenar el formulario to fill out the form
el/la médico(a) the doctor
el/la cirujano(a) ortopédico(a) the orthopedic surgeon
el/la enfermero(a) the nurse
el/la técnico(a) the technician
el/la socorrista the paramedic/first responder
una fractura a fracture
una herida a wound
una picadura a sting
el dolor the pain
hinchado(a) swollen
ayudar to help
doler to hurt
sentirse to feel
tomar la tensión (presión) arterial to take the blood pressure
tomar el pulso to take the pulse
tomar una radiografía/rayos equis to take the X-ray/s
reducir el hueso to set the bone
poner en un yeso to put a cast on
poner un vendaje to put a bandage on
cerrar la herida to close the wound
poner puntos (suturas) to put stitches/sutures
paracer to seem/look like
acabar de just (verb)
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