Lost in Translation : When patient information crosses borders
Publication: Communication › Journal article
This article deals with an aspect of patient information that differs somewhat from the traditional scope of this journal; namely the linguistic and translational aspects of Patient Information Leaflets (PILs). During the past decade much work has been dedicated to making the English PILs as informative and lay-friendly as possible. However, much of the good work is ruined when the PIL is translated. Why is this so and what can be done about it?
|Journal||European Industrial Pharmacy|
|Publication date||1 Dec 2011|
|Number of pages||3|
Activity: Lecture and oral contribution