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Medical Terminology: An Illustrated Guide / Edition 7
     

Medical Terminology: An Illustrated Guide / Edition 7

by Barbara Janson Cohen, Ann DePetris
 

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ISBN-10: 1451187564

ISBN-13: 9781451187564

Pub. Date: 02/08/2013

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Medical Terminology: An Illustrated Guide, 7e by Barbara Janson Cohen uses a stepwise approach to learning medical terminology. Part 1 describes how medical terms are built from word parts; Part 2 introduces body structures, diseases, and treatments; and Part 3 describes each body system. Individual chapters also build on knowledge in stages: the Key

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Medical Terminology: An Illustrated Guide, 7e by Barbara Janson Cohen uses a stepwise approach to learning medical terminology. Part 1 describes how medical terms are built from word parts; Part 2 introduces body structures, diseases, and treatments; and Part 3 describes each body system. Individual chapters also build on knowledge in stages: the Key Terms sections list the terms most commonly used; more specialized terms are included in a later section entitled “Supplementary Terms.”

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781451187564
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
02/08/2013
Edition description:
Seventh, None
Pages:
728
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents


Part I: Introduction to Medical Terminology
Chapter 1: Concepts of Medical Terminology
Chapter 2: Suffixes
Chapter 3: Prefixes
Chapter 4: Cells, Tissues, and Organs
Chapter 5: Body Structure

Part II: Disease and Treatment
Chapter 6: Disease
Chapter 7: Diagnosis and Treatment; Surgery
Chapter 8: Drugs

Part III: Body Systems
Chapter 9: Circulation: The Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems
Chapter 10: Blood and Immunity
Chapter 11: The Respiratory System
Chapter 12: The Digestive System
Chapter 13: The Urinary System
Chapter 14: The Male Reproductive System
Chapter 15: The Female Reproductive System; Pregnancy and Birth
Chapter 16: The Endocrine System
Chapter 17: The Nervous System and Behavioral Disorders
Chapter 18: The Senses
Chapter 19: The Skeleton
Chapter 20: The Muscular System
Chapter 21: The Skin

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