Razavi International Journal of Medicine

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The Role of Medical Translator/Interpreter in Bringing Satisfaction to Health Tourists at Razavi Hospital

Meisam Fallah 1 , * and Omid Akbari 2
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1 Student, English Language Department, Imam Reza International University, Mashhad, Iran
2 Professor Assistant, English Language Department, Imam Reza International University, Mashhad, Iran
Article information
  • Razavi International Journal of Medicine: March 2017, 5 (1); e42739
  • Published Online: February 6, 2017
  • Article Type: Brief Report
  • Received: October 10, 2016
  • Revised: November 10, 2016
  • Accepted: November 27, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/rijm.42739

To Cite: Fallah M, Akbari O. The Role of Medical Translator/Interpreter in Bringing Satisfaction to Health Tourists at Razavi Hospital, Razavi Int J Med. 2017 ; 5(1):e42739. doi: 10.5812/rijm.42739.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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