Creado por Patricia Pradolin, docente de Práctica de la Interpretación, Introducción a la Traducción y Orientación Profesional

martes, 28 de octubre de 2014

In The Hospital, A Bad Translation Can Destroy A Life

Translating from one language to another is a tricky business, and when it comes to interpreting between a doctor and patient, the stakes are even higher.
http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2014/10/27/358055673/in-the-hospital-a-bad-translation-can-destroy-a-life
Dr. Angela Alday talks with Isidro Hernandes, via a Spanish-speaking interpreter, Armando Jimenez. Both patient and doctor say they much prefer an in-person interpreter to one on the phone.