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The process of learning medical terminology does not have to be intimidating. Written in easy-to-understand language and bursting with full-color illustrations, Medical Terminology for Health Professions, takes on the challenge of teaching you hundreds of difficult, unfamiliar terms...and succeeds! Chapter vocabulary lists and learning exercises alert you to key concepts, while the innovative "See and Say" pronunciation system ensures your ability to pronounce complex medical terms with ease. The Activity CD-ROM features the latest in interactive exercises and games to reinforce the material and engage you in the learning process. Each chapter ends with the new "Human Touch: Critical Thinking Exercise," a real-life scenario that will encourage you to discuss the current issues in medical care, think critically about difficult choices, and view patients are real people. Whether you are a student on your way to a career in a health-related occupation or a health-related professional looking to increase you skill base, this book will give you the knowledge you need to learn, understand, and apply medical terminology. Key Features: *Comprehensive Medical Terminology review includes study tips, additional practice opportunities, and a simulated final exam. *Appendices include a comprehensive list of word parts with definitions, an extensive list of abbreviations and meanings, and a quick reference glossary *Removable flash cards for use in suggested study games or as study aids *Increased emphasis on word parts promotes broader, more complete learning *Audio tapes and Online Course both available for use with this text *Appealing to individuals with learning difficulties and English as a second language users

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This textbook introduces basic medical terms to future health care workers, emphasizing the mastery of word parts and their usage. Each chapter overviews the structure and function of a particular body system, then defines each component, common diseases, and surgical procedures. Spiral binding. The fifth edition adds 100 new terms and deletes obsolete terms. The CD-ROM contains quizzes and learning activities.
Annotation 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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A proven and unique combination of learning principles and exercises, this widely respected book continues to get better! Medical Terminology for Health Professions, Fifth Edition, simplifies the process of learning hundreds of difficult, complex medical terms. The see and say pronunciation system makes pronouncing unfamiliar terms easy. Because word parts are such an important aspect of learning medical terminology, mastery of these building blocks is emphasized throughout the book. Organized by body system, chapters begin with an overview of the structures and functions of that system so you can relate these to specialty, pathology, diagnostic, and treatment procedures that follow.

Synopsis:

This widely respected book continues to get better! Rave reviews mention up-to-date content, clearly stated definitions, generous illustrations and tables which clarify content, and learning exercises that provide users with valuable learning reinforcement. Additional supplements are available for this product.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Medical Terminology. Chapter 2 The Human Body in Health and Disease. Chapter 3 The Skeletal System. Chapter 4 The Muscular System. Chapter 5 The Cardiovascular System. Chapter 6 The Lymphatic and Immune Systems. Chapter 7 The Respiratory System. Chapter 8 The Digestive System. Chapter 9 The Urinary System. Chapter 10: The Nervous System. Chapter 11 Special Senses: The Eyes and Ears. Chapter 12 Skin The Integumentary System. Chapter 13 The Endocrine System. Chapter 14 The Reproductive Systems. Chapter 15 Diagnostic Procedures and Pharmacology. Comprehensive Medical Terminology Review. Appendix A: Prefixes, Word Roots (Combining Forms), and Suffixes. Appendix B: Abbreviations and Meanings. Appendix C: Glossary of Pathology, Diagnostic and Treatment Procedures. Index. Flash Cards

Product Details

ISBN:
9781401860264
With:
Schroeder, Carol L.
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
With:
Schroeder, Carol L.
Author:
Schroeder, Carol L.
Author:
Ehrlich
Author:
Ann
Author:
Ehrlich, Ann
Author:
Ehrlich, Ann (Ann Ehrlich)
Location:
N
Subject:
General
Subject:
Dictionaries & Terminology
Subject:
Medical Terminology; Health Professions; Introduction to Medical Terminology; Comprehensive Medical Terminology; Prefixes; Word Roots; Abbreviations; Body Systems; Body System Approach
Subject:
Medical terminology; health professionals
Subject:
Nursing - General
Subject:
Medical terminology
Subject:
Health professions.
Subject:
Introduction to Medical Terminology
Subject:
Comprehensive Medical Terminology
Subject:
Prefixes
Subject:
Word Roots
Subject:
Abbreviations
Subject:
Body Systems
Subject:
Body System Approach
Subject:
Health Professionals
Subject:
Medical
Subject:
Terminology
Subject:
for
Subject:
Health
Subject:
Professions
Copyright:
Edition Number:
5
Series:
Medical Terminology for Health Professions
Publication Date:
August 2004
Binding:
Spiral, comb or coil bound book
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
656
Dimensions:
216 X 280 in.

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"Synopsis" by , A proven and unique combination of learning principles and exercises, this widely respected book continues to get better! Medical Terminology for Health Professions, Fifth Edition, simplifies the process of learning hundreds of difficult, complex medical terms. The see and say pronunciation system makes pronouncing unfamiliar terms easy. Because word parts are such an important aspect of learning medical terminology, mastery of these building blocks is emphasized throughout the book. Organized by body system, chapters begin with an overview of the structures and functions of that system so you can relate these to specialty, pathology, diagnostic, and treatment procedures that follow.
"Synopsis" by , This widely respected book continues to get better! Rave reviews mention up-to-date content, clearly stated definitions, generous illustrations and tables which clarify content, and learning exercises that provide users with valuable learning reinforcement. Additional supplements are available for this product.
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