P: How do you do it? Does it hurt?
N: I'11 insert a rubber tube into your anus and let the soapsuds solution flow into your rectum. Please let me know if you feel distension. I'11 stop the flowing. Hold it for several minutes before you expel it. That may produce a better result.
N: The operation went very well. Please turn from side to side every two or three hours.
P: I only feel mild pain. I don't think a pain-killer is necessary. The pain is very severe. I can't stand it. Please give me a pain-killer at once.
N: I'11 help you gat up. You can try walking around the room or corridor.
P: I think I'm quite ail right now.
N : You are going to be discharged the day after tomorrow.
P: Is that so? I'm so happy.
N: You have been in the hospital for two weeks, haven't you?
P: Exactly, but the doctor told me I still have to rest for one more week.
N: The doctor has written a certificate for you. There are two suggestions. First, avoid any mental stress and have a good rest. Secondly, examinations of fasting sugar and an EKG should be done regularly.
P: My organization(doctor) needs my medical history. May I have it tomorrow?
P: Please give me my account.
N: I'11 go to the admissions' office to get you bill at once.
P: HOW much do I owe you? May I pay it by cheque?
N: Altogether three hundred and fifty yuan seventy five fen. You may pay either in cash or by cheque.
P: I must go now. Will you call a taxi for me?
N: Have you made sure you haven't left anything behind?
P: I don't think so. I'm really very grateful to you all. You were all so kind to me.
N: Don't mention it. That is our job.
The taxi has come.
The taxi is on its way，It will be here soon.
P: I would like to have a check-up for a driving licence (swimming pass).
N: You need to have your eyes, ears and blood pressure checked. You need to have a fluoroscopy done.
P: The doctor needs my weight, pleas weigh me.
N: Please bring a photograph of yourself. We have to affix a stamp on the corner of it.
P: The doctor suggested I have a series of gastro-intestinal tests made. What shall I do?
N: I'll make an appointment for you at once. Come next Friday morning at 8 o'clock. Please don't eat or drink any thing after midnight.
P: Not even water?
N: A sip of water is all right.
P: Where can I get the certificate stamped?
N: Right here. I'11 do it for you.
P: If it is an emergency case, we can come at any time, can't we? Or should we phone first?
N: If you have the time better notify us before you come.
Have you had your lungs x-raged this year?
P: When can I get the result?
N: Right away.
In two days.
P: May I ask our interpreter to phone for the result?
N: Yes you may. You can have all the results next Monday when you come to see the doctor.
P: The paper for the driving licence need my height.
N: DO you know your height in centimeters?
P: No I don't know. I measure five feet eleven inches.
N: OK! I'11 calculate it for you. That's one hundred and seventy-seven point five centimeters.
lf the patient is too weak, we can do home visit. Our doctor and nurse can go to the patient's home by our ambulance. In case the patient needs to be hospitalized, we shall bring him(her) back.
I'11 take some blood from your arm. Please take off your coat and roll up your sleeve.
I'11 take some blood from your ear. Please take off your ear ring.
Your veins don't stand out very clearly. I'11 try to do it care. Be patient. Please clench your fist.
Pleas open your hand. Press it with this bit of cotton wool for a while.
I'll do a skin test first to see if you have any sensitivity.
Since you are sensitive to the anti-tetanus serum, we will have to give it to you in four doses, at an interval of twenty minutes.
P: How often should I have the injection?
N: Once a day (twice a day).
P: Where do you give it?
N: In the buttocks (in the arm).
P: I discovered a lump on my buttock yesterday. What shall I do?
N: Let me have a look. Better put hot towels on it. Two times a day for fifteen minutes, If It doesn't get better, we'11 try physiotherapy.
Patient: How do I take these medicines?
Pharmacist: One tablet, three times a day.
Two tablets, four times a day.
two tablets at night.
Take one tablet of this pain-killer if you feel pain, but not more than once every four hours.
One line (half line) three times a day. Shake it well before taking it.
Please put it under your tongue, don't swallow it.
Please suck It.
Please dissolve the pill in water before taking it.