A Short Course in Medical Terminology: Enhanced Reprint / Edition 1

A Short Course in Medical Terminology: Enhanced Reprint / Edition 1

by C. Edward Collins
     
 

Enhanced Reprint! Designed for self-instruction or classroom use, this quick and easy textbook is ideally suited for one- or two-credit medical terminology courses. The text is brief yet sufficiently comprehensive to give users a sound understanding of terminology. Part One covers the basics of word analysis, word parts, and word building; Part Two focuses on the

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Enhanced Reprint! Designed for self-instruction or classroom use, this quick and easy textbook is ideally suited for one- or two-credit medical terminology courses. The text is brief yet sufficiently comprehensive to give users a sound understanding of terminology. Part One covers the basics of word analysis, word parts, and word building; Part Two focuses on the major body systems. Each chapter includes word tables, review exercises, and illustrations.

The enhanced bonus CD-ROM bound into this reprint now includes Stedman's Medical Terminology Flash Cards, in addition to a 1,500-term pronunciation glossary, interactive exercises, and a final exam. LiveAdvise: Medical Terminology online faculty support and student tutoring services are available free with each text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781786980
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Edition description:
Book & CD-ROM, Enhanced Reprint
Pages:
358
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I: The Anatomy of Medical Terms

Chapter 1: Analyzing Medical Terms
Chapter 2: Suffixes
Chapter 3: Prefixes
Chapter 4: Building Medical Terms

Part II: The Medical Terms of Anatomy

Chapter 5: Anatomical Systems Chapter 6: The Eye Chapter 7: The Ear
Chapter 8: Integumentary System Anatomy
Chapter 9: Integumentary System Word Building
Chapter 10: The Skeletal System
Chapter 11: Skeletal System Word Building
Chapter 12: The Muscular System
Chapter 13: Muscular System Word Building
Chapter 14: The Heart
Chapter 15: The Blood and Blood Vessels
Chapter 16: Blood and Vascular System Word Building
Chapter 17: The Respiratory System
Chapter 18: Respiratory System Word Building
Chapter 19: The Digestive System
Chapter 20: Digestive System Word Building
Chapter 21: The Nervous System
Chapter 22: Nervous System Word Building
Chapter 23: The Endocrine System
Chapter 24: The Immune System
Chapter 25: The Urinary System
Chapter 26: The Reproductive System
Chapter 27: Reproductive System Word Building

Part III: The Branches of Medicine

Chapter 28: Additional Medical Specialties
Chapter 29: Terminology of Some Prominent Allied Health Disciplines
Chapter 30: Final Exam

Index and Glossary

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