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Medical English Exercise | Topic: English for Doctors/Patients/Health 10

(Choose the best response for each one)

1. My grandfather was __________________________ to (the) hospital yesterday.

2. There were two doctors __________________________ ( = working) when we arrived.
  doing their duty
  on demand
  on duty

3. P1: Does the patient have health __________________________? P2: No, she is uninsured.

4. If you're unable to quit smoking altogether, you should at least __________________________. ( = do it less)
  cut down
  cut off
  cut around

5. Everything went smoothly. There were no __________________________.

6. To "OD (oh-dee)" means to __________________________ (on a drug, etc.)

7. I've been taking birth control pills __________________________. ( = for many years)
  for years
  on a yearly basis

8. There's nothing to worry about. This is a __________________________ ( = standard) procedure.

9. Even if you are infected, the symptoms might not __________________________ ( = appear) for weeks.
  show off
  show up

10. This is a contagious disease that can only be __________________________ by/through sexual intercourse.

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