"¡A Su Salud!" by Christine E. Cotton

¡A Su Salud! Spanish for Health Professionals, Classroom Edition: With Online Media Christine E. Cotton, Elizabeth Ely Tolman, Julia Cardona Mack, Chapel Hill UNC, Elizabeth C. Bruno

Publication date:
14 Jul 2009
Yale University Press
456 pages: 279 x 216mm

¡A Su Salud! is an intermediate-level Spanish language program designed for students and practicing healthcare professionals. Learners work with vocabulary and grammar within the context of a telenovela called La comunidad, which features authentic Spanish spoken by native speakers in a variety of accents.

Major features include:

  • New readings from external sources on medical topics that spark student discussion
  • Dozens of exercises from the original DVD program have been incorporated into the textbook
  • A companion website (yalebooks.com/salud) that includes the 96-minute telenovela drama La comunidad, as well as dozens of additional clips that help students practice their language skills and learn more about the culture of their Hispanic patients
  • Recursos website (yalebooks.com/salud/recursos) with links to important language, culture, and health-related sites.