Annotated Texts for Translation: English-French

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Multilingual Matters, Jan 1, 1996 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 344 pages
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This volume is intended for undergraduate study as part of a language course, or for individual study and self-improvement by would-be or practising professional translators. The level of difficulty and subject range of the texts is also intended to help the student to prepare for professional examinations such as the Diploma in Translation of the Institute of Linguistics.

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• Read and Respond to every question, you need other papers for answers.
• The Exam is composed by FIVE parts;
-1st part with 3 case studies(where you will choose one of them).
-2nd part with open questions; be brief, concise and clear.
-3rd part of multiple choice questions
-4th part Matching questions and 5th part with True and False questions.
Part. I. CASE STUDIES (choose one of them)
1. Mrs Charles F., 36 years old, 70 kilos, has been burned while boiling water for cooking. The abdomen, the anterior part of the lower limbs and the genitals are all burned. She has blisters on burned areas, and some of them begin to be ruptured.
a) Using the Wallace rule of nine, calculate the total body surface area burned for Mrs Charles?
b) What is the depth of Mrs Charles’s burn using the current classification?
c) To restore the fluid –electrolyte balance for Mrs Charles, do you prefer the oral liquid or parenteral one? Justify your answer.
d) What is the mechanism of blisters in case of burn?
e) Give 4 factors of gravity of burn.
Answers:a) 28% TBSA (abdomen:
9%, anterior part lower limbs: 9%+ 9%, genitals: 1%)
b) Partial thickness superficial
c) Parenteral fluid because the TBSA is more than 20%
d) In case of burn the heat causes the vasodilatation of vessels with capillaries permeability that allows the liquid to get the subcutaneous tissue→ blisters.
e) 4 factors of gravity
- size of burn
- depth of the burn
- location of burn
- age of injured
- heath of injured
- source of burn
2. Mrs. N.Biyoro. 35yrs old consults Accident and Emergency department in CHUB as with the following complaints:
Progressively severe generalized abdominal pain, which in a few hours become localized in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen, Low grade fever, Vomiting, local tenderness, anorexia, nausea, muscles spam, no fecal matter and no flatus (gaz), distended abdomen, dehydration, hypovolemic shock, generalized malaise and pain, Pulse weak and rapid, Skin is pale and cold and clammy. Medical Diagnosis found is intestinal obstruction and the physician decides an operation.
a) What are the Possible Nursing Diagnoses (at least 4)?
• Acute pain
• Altered body temperature
• Altered tissue perfusion
• Fluid volume deficit
• Self-care deficit
b) Describe nursing management?
• Pre-operative care
• Taking vital signs
• Place Naso-Gastric-Tube (NGT)
• Place Urinary catherization
• Place IV line
• Reduce fever
• Drugs Administration
• Taking blood specimen (Compatibility of A, B,O.)
• Reassure the patient
3. Mr. Karambizi. 33 years old and has 75 kg admitted in casualty department of Ruli Hospital after injured by burn when was cooking chips in the restaurant
First assessment shows involvement of entire epidermis, dermis and extends into subcutaneous tissue and the following part of the body are affected:
Entire left and right arms and the front part of trunk
a) Calculate the percentage of burn parts of Mr. Karambizi
• Left and right :18%
• The front part of trunk:18%
• Total:36%
b) Where can you classify this burn: Minor, Moderate, Major and why?
• Major burn because there is total destruction of the skin and fabrics under cutaneous
c) Discuss the management of Mr. Karambizi
• To evaluate gravity quickly (according to the criteria quoted before)
• To pose 1 to 2 ways initially large gauge (filling +++)
• To begin the reanimation according to formulas' from filling: (choose one)
1. Evans Formula: 2x36x75+2000ml=7400ml/24h
2. Parkland Formula:4x36x75+2000ml=12800ml/24h
• To remove clothes and jewels
• General treatment
1. Oxygen therapy
2. cover with a clean or sterile linen
3. Dressing
4. Drug administration
5. Pain management
1. Outline 4 stages of wound healing.
2. Explain the mechanism (pathophysiology) of achalasia.
3. Reflux oesophagitis may occur in case of gastro-esophageal reflux Disease and may

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About the author (1996)

Beverly Adab is a lecturer in French at Aston University. She gained her First Class Honours degree from Birmingham University, and went on to do an MPhil in French Studies, also at Birmingham. She joined Aston University in 1990, where she introduced a course in Professional Translation. She also teaches interpreting and holds the Diploma in Translation of the Institute of Linguists. She has just completed PhD research on translation problems and cross-cultural mediation in the field of advertising.

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