Building a Medical Vocabulary / Edition 3

Building a Medical Vocabulary / Edition 3

by Peggy C. Leonard
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721646905

ISBN-13: 9780721646909

Pub. Date: 01/28/1993

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This book provides an introduction to medical terminology. It is organized by body systems and begins with an orientation, using terms users may already be familiar with, then builds upon those terms to the more complex terminology. Each chapter presents concepts and illustrations reinforced by exercises, and ends with comprehensive review exercises. Programmed

Overview

This book provides an introduction to medical terminology. It is organized by body systems and begins with an orientation, using terms users may already be familiar with, then builds upon those terms to the more complex terminology. Each chapter presents concepts and illustrations reinforced by exercises, and ends with comprehensive review exercises. Programmed Learning sections are included, which help the reader actively participate in learning through immediate reinforcement and comprehension.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721646909
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/28/1993
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
558

Table of Contents

Programmed Learning and the Structure of Medical Terms
Fields of Medicine
Body Structure
The Blood and Other Body Fluids
The Circulatory and Lymphatic Systems
The Respiratory System
The Digestive System
The Urinary System
The Reproductive System
The Muscular and Skeletal Systems
The Nervous System and Psychologic Disorders
The Integumentary System
The Endocrine System
Basic Terminology - Review of Chapters 1-13
Appendices
Bibliography
Word Parts
Index/Glossary

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