Essentials of Medical Terminology / Edition 1

Essentials of Medical Terminology / Edition 1

by Juanita J. Davies, Davies
     
 

ISBN-10: 0314128115

ISBN-13: 9780314128119

Pub. Date: 01/28/1998

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Now in full color! This essentials-level learning resource is organized by body system, and is designed for short courses or self-study, self-paced learning. The earlier chapters include a basic analysis of medical terminology, common anatomical roots, prefixes, suffixes, and terms relevant to body organization. The later chapters are organized by body systems,…  See more details below

Overview

Now in full color! This essentials-level learning resource is organized by body system, and is designed for short courses or self-study, self-paced learning. The earlier chapters include a basic analysis of medical terminology, common anatomical roots, prefixes, suffixes, and terms relevant to body organization. The later chapters are organized by body systems, which include basic anatomy and physiology, term analysis, pronunciations, abbreviations, and exercises.
NEW TO THIS EDITION:
New full color art enhances user understanding of basic anatomy and physiology terminology
Expanded appendices include word element to definition and definition to word element to help with comprehension and understanding of terms
Free Practice CD-ROM comes complete with word pronunciations along with review exercise activities, and games for effective review.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314128119
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
378
Product dimensions:
7.39(w) x 9.11(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Learning Medical Terms; Roots of Each Body System; Suffixes; Prefixes; Body Organization; The Skin; The Skeletal System; The Muscular System; The Nervous System; The Eyes and Ears; The Digestive System; The Endocrine System; The Cardiovascular System; The Respiratory System; Blood, Immune, and Lymphatic Systems; The Urinary and Male Reproductive Systems; The Female Reproductive System and Obstetrics; Answers to Exercises; Word Element to Definition; Definition to Word Element

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