Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Clinical Medical Assisting / Edition 3
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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Clinical Medical Assisting / Edition 3

by Denise Woodson, Elizabeth A. Molle
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781797845

ISBN-13: 9780781797849

Pub. Date: 06/01/2008

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Clinical Medical Assisting, Third Edition teaches all the clinical skills students need to provide patient care in the medical office. This updated text and its ancillary resources cover all the competencies outlined by the AAMA and AMT for medical assisting practice. The book includes critical thinking questions and is written

Overview

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' Clinical Medical Assisting, Third Edition teaches all the clinical skills students need to provide patient care in the medical office. This updated text and its ancillary resources cover all the competencies outlined by the AAMA and AMT for medical assisting practice. The book includes critical thinking questions and is written for maximum readability, with a full-color layout, hundreds of illustrations, and boxes to highlight key points.

A bound-in CD-ROM and a companion Website include animations, CMA/RMA exam preparation questions, an English-to-Spanish audio glossary, clinical simulations, clinical and laboratory skill video clips, competency evaluation forms, and worksheets for practice. A Skills DVD with demonstrations of the most important medical assisting skills is available separately. An Instructor's Resource CD-ROM and online instructor resources will be available gratis upon adoption of the text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781797849
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
06/01/2008
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
768
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Fundamentals of Clinical Medical Assisting

  • Nutrition and Wellness
  • Medical Asepsis and Infection Control
  • Medical History and Patient Assessment
  • Anthropometric Measurements and Vital Signs
  • Assisting with the Physical Examination
  • Sterilization and Surgical Instruments
  • Assisting with Minor Office Surgery Pharmacology
  • Preparing and Administering Medications
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Medical Office Emergencies
  • Clinical Duties Related to Medical Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Orthopedics
  • Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Neurology
  • Urology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Endocrinology
  • Pediatrics
  • Geriatrics
  • THE CLINICAL LABORATORY

  • Fundamentals of Laboratory Procedures
  • Introduction to the Clinical Laboratory
  • CLIA Compliance and Laboratory Safety
  • Phlebotomy
  • Hematology
  • Urinalysis
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Clinical Chemistry

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