Glencoe Clinical Procedures for Medical Assisting: A Patient-Centered Approach / Edition 1

Glencoe Clinical Procedures for Medical Assisting: A Patient-Centered Approach / Edition 1

by Barbara Ramutkowski, Abdulai Barrie, Laurie Dazarow, Cindy Abel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0028024346

ISBN-13: 9780028024349

Pub. Date: 01/09/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Glencoe Clinical Procedures for Medical Assisting: A Patient-Centered Approach provides all the detailed information needed for programs requiring a separate text for clinical competencies. This concise text is composed of Part III of Glencoe Medical Assisting: A Patient-Centered Approach to Administrative and Clinical Competencies. It offers the same

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Glencoe Clinical Procedures for Medical Assisting: A Patient-Centered Approach provides all the detailed information needed for programs requiring a separate text for clinical competencies. This concise text is composed of Part III of Glencoe Medical Assisting: A Patient-Centered Approach to Administrative and Clinical Competencies. It offers the same well-written content, clear formats, in-text definitions, and other features found in Glencoe's full-length medical assisting text, yet it's in a format that is perfect for a clinical competencies course.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780028024349
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
01/09/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1: The Medical Office Environment

Chapter 1: Principles of Asepsis

Chapter 2: Infection Control Techniques

Chapter 3: HIV, Hepatitis, and Other Blood-Borne Pathogens

Chapter 4: Preparing the Examination and Treatment Area
Section 2: Understanding the Body and Assisting with Patients

Chapter 5: Anatomy and Physiology

Chapter 6: Interviewing the Patient and Taking History and Measurements

Chapter 7: Assisting With a General Physical Examination

Chapter 8: Providing Eye and Ear Care
Section 3: Specialty Practice and Medical Emergencies

Chapter 9: Assisting With Examinations in the Basic Specialties

Chapter 10: Assisting With Highly Specialized Examinations

Chapter 11: Assisting With Minor Surgery

Chapter 12: Assisting With Cold and Heat Therapy and Ambulation

Chapter 13: Medical Emergencies and First Aid
Section 4: Physician's Office Laboratory Procedures

Chapter 14: Laboratory Equipment and Safety

Chapter 15: Collecting and Processing Urine Specimens

Chapter 16: Collecting and Processing Blood Specimens

Chapter 17: Introduction to Microbiology
Section 5: Nutrition, Pharmacology, and Diagnostic Equipment

Chapter 18: Nutrition and Special Diets

Chapter 19: Principles of Pharmacology

Chapter 20: Drug Administration

Chapter 21: Electrocardiography and Pulmonary Function

Chapter 22: X-Rays and Diagnostic Radiology
Appendices
AAMA Role Delineation Study Areas of Competence List
Medical Terms
Symbols
Prefixes and Suffixes
Abbreviations
Glossary

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