Skrivanek will be at CTIP – Clinical Trials Innovation Programme, Hamburg June 27th-28th 2016

Skrivanek’s newly appointed Global Sales Manager Jaroslava Ouzka will be representing the company at 5th CTIP event in Hamburg towards the end of June. Jaroslava has been with Skrivanek over 10 years and  has extensive experience of all aspects of the translation business. Most recently she has headed Skrivanek’s  division providing language services to major… Read More Skrivanek will be at CTIP – Clinical Trials Innovation Programme, Hamburg June 27th-28th 2016

Back Translation: the Key to Absolute Accuracy in Medical Translation?

The root meaning of “translation”, deriving from the Latin translatio, is approximately “to carry across”. Significantly, the word does not imply equivalency, but rather an effort to take something into a new realm, results uncertain. When a translator “carries” a text from one language to another, errors are possible. Even without errors, semantic variations are… Read More Back Translation: the Key to Absolute Accuracy in Medical Translation?