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they assist patients who have difficulties speaking.

speech therapist

2

they move patients on beds, trolleys and wheelchairs.

porters

3

they look after people's feet.

chiropodists

4

they work out special meals and give advice on the most appropriate food.

dieticians

5

they are responsible for, prepare and dispense medicine.

pharmacist

6

these doctors's speciality is children.

paediatricians

7

senior medical people who give expert advice and are responsible for final decision making.

consultants

8

they give massage and exercise to restore specific bodily functions.

physiotherapists

9

they operate on patients to repair skin damage or improve a patient's appearance.

plastic surgeons

10

their work is rehabilitation and assistance of people recovering from or suffering from illness.

occupational therapists

11

they operate equipment in the X-ray department.

radiographers

12

they work in the departments which are responsible for specimens.

medical laboratory scientific officers

13

they are responsible for running and organizing a ward or department.

ward sisters/charge nurses

14

they work together with medical personnel in hospitals and try to deal with a patient's problems at home.

social workers

15

they clean and organize bed linen.

laundry staff

16

these doctors may refer their patients to hospital to see a specialist or to receive specialist care.

general practitioners