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Re: [Czechlist] HELP:TERM "zenska sestra"

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  • PSS Praha - Coilin O' Connor
    Thanks Mila, I thought of midwife at first, but this doesn t really cover their training to care for people suffering from women s illnesses , which may or
    Message 1 of 4 , Apr 29, 2002
      Thanks Mila,

      I thought of midwife at first, but this doesn't really cover their training
      to care for people suffering from "women's illnesses", which may or may not
      be related to childbirth,etc.

      Best regards

      Coilin
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Mila Saskova-Pierce" <mzs@...>
      To: <Czechlist@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Monday, April 29, 2002 4:02 PM
      Subject: Re: [Czechlist] HELP:TERM "zenska sestra"


      > In Amerenglish midwife. Mila
      >
      > >Hi there!
      > >
      > >I have just been taking to a colleague on the phone and he was trying to
      > >come up with an English equivalent of "zenska sestra". Apparently this
      is a
      > >title gven to a nurse who is involved with the branch of medicine and
      > >surgery dealing with childbirth and midwifery, but who is also equipped
      to
      > >provide care in terms of female illnesses, etc.
      > >
      > >I can't for the life of me think of one word in English that succinctly
      > >covers all of this so I suggested that he use something like "Obstetric
      and
      > >Gynaecological Nurse".
      > >
      > >I think this covers the meaning of the Czech phrase, but I was wondering
      if
      > >anyone could come up with something snappier?
      > >
      > >Any suggestions welcome.
      > >
      > >Best regards
      > >
      > >Coilin
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
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      > >
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      >
      > Dr. Mila Saskova-Pierce
      > University of Nebraska
      > 1133 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0315
      > Tel: (402) 472 1336
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