The Medical Assistant / Edition 6

The Medical Assistant / Edition 6

by Cooper, Neila J. Burrows, David E. Cooper
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801674457
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
03/28/1993
Edition description:
6th ed
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.88(h) x (d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1Medical assisting3
2Medical assistant9
3Professional standard13
4Medical law and ethics18
5Quality assurance for medical assistants36
6Handling medical emergencies47
7Planning and keeping the office69
8The medical assistant as receptionist82
9The medical assistant as secretary104
10Office mail132
11Patients' records143
12Fees, bills, credit, and collections161
13The doctor's accounts188
14Insurance for patients220
15Insurance for the doctor and staff248
16Office automation and equipment255
17Controlling infection in the medical office271
18Assisting with examinations288
19The office laboratory307
20Electrocardiography and pulmonary function341
21X-rays and related procedures357
22The doctor diagnoses and prescribes treatment369
23Medications376
24Injections391
25Diet403
26Surgery in the office417
27Specialized medical practices435
28Gynecology and obstetrics439
29Pediatrics451
30Orthopedics467
31Physical medicine and rehabilitation479
32Ophthalmology486
33Otolaryngology499
34Allergy508
35Urology514
36Neurology520
37Psychiatry527
38Elderly and disabled patients535
Epilogue543

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