Medical Terminology for Health Professions

Medical Terminology for Health Professions

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This innovative update of the best-selling text, Medical Terminology for Health Professions, targets those who need to grasp the concepts of medical terminology quickly and easily. Written in easy-to-understand language that appeals to all learning types, this book simplifies the process of learning hundreds of difficult to pronounce medical terms into manageable steps. Full-color illustrations and an attractive new design make this book inviting and straightforward to use. Learning exercises included in both the book and the Activity CD-ROM provide valuable interactive practice for the reader as you master the concepts of medical terminology. (KEYWORDS: anatomy, physiology, prefix, suffix, word building, terminology)
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 544 pages
  • 228.6 x 271.8 x 35.6mm | 1,247.39g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Delmar Cengage Learning
  • Clifton Park, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • colour illustrations
  • 0766812979
  • 9780766812970

Table of contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Medical Terminology. Chapter 2: Structure of the Human Body. Chapter 3: Word Part Review. Chapter 4: Skeletal System. Chapter 5: Muscular System. Chapter 6: The Cardiovascular System. Chapter 7: Lymphatic and Immune Systems. Chapter 8: The Respiratory System. Chapter 9: The Digestive System. Chapter 10: The Urinary System. Chapter 11: The Nervous System. Chapter 12: Special Senses: Eyes and Ears. Chapter 13: The Integumentary System. Chapter 14: The Endocrine System. Chapter 15: The Reproductive Systems. Chapter 16: Diagnostic Procedures and Pharmacology. Chapter 17: Comprehensive Medical Terminology Review. Appendix A: Previxes, Combining Forms, and Suffixes. Appendix B: Abbreviations and Meanings. Appendix C: Glossary of Pathology and Flash Cards, and Student Activity CD-ROM
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