["Linguistitis" of medical terminology (I)].

  • A Høy
  • Published 1996 in Ugeskrift for laeger


A 1994/95 survey on language and terminology in emergency wards revealed a number of contradictory tendencies within today's Danish medical terminology. On the one hand, an increasing number of medical terms are nationalized. This tendency is reflected not only in intercollegial language, but also in the Danish version of the ICD-10 where a number of… (More)


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@article{Hy1996LinguistitisOM, title={["Linguistitis" of medical terminology (I)].}, author={A H\oy}, journal={Ugeskrift for laeger}, year={1996}, volume={158 49}, pages={7074-8} }