the spectre of translation quality
the technological developments of the past two decades have fundamentally changed the way translations are done. this mutation from craft to industry, which has gone hand in hand with¬†increasing¬†volumes being translated in ever shorter turnaround times and under mounting¬†cost pressure, has moved the quality aspect center stage. this first of a series of articles proffers some¬†reasons why quality in medical translation matters. but how to best assess it?