Medical Terminology A Programmed Systems Approach

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  • Edition: 10th
  • Format: Spiral Bound
  • Copyright: 2009-11-04
  • Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning

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With engaging review activities, back-of-the-book flash cards, and a CD-ROM with interactive learning activities, this resource is a complete package for building a comprehensive entry-level knowledge of medical language for readers with little or no previous experience.

Table of Contents

The Word-Building System-Introduction to Word Parts Including Word Roots, Suffixes, Prefixes, Parts of Speech, and Plural Formation
Surgical Suffixes, Dermatology, Hematology and Diagnostic Imaging
Oncology and the Central Nervous System
Orthopedics, Osteopathy, and Body Regions
Pathology, Otorhinolaryngology, and Prefixes dys, brady, tachy, poly, syn
Urology and Gynecology
Neurology Psychology, Anesthesiology, and Vascular Terminology
Anatomic Terms
Surgery, Diabetes, Immunology, Lesions, and Prefixes of Numbers and Direction
Descriptive Prefixes, Asepsis, and Pharmacology
Prefixes of Location and Medication Administration
Respiratory System and Pulmonology
Word Parts for Night, Sleep, Split, Skeletal System, and Orthopedics
Ophthalmology, Endocrinology, and Medical Specialties
ISMP's List of Error Prone-Abbreviations, Symbols and Dose Designations
Additional Word Parts
Glossary of Proper Names of Diseases and Procedures
Answers to Unit Review Activities and Case Studies
Puzzle Solutions
Index of Terms
Index of Word Parts Learned
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