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Medical Terminology: An Anatomy and Physiology Systems Approach / Edition 2
     

Medical Terminology: An Anatomy and Physiology Systems Approach / Edition 2

by Bonnie F. Fremgen, Suzanne S. Frucht
 

ISBN-10: 0130311820

ISBN-13: 9780130311825

Pub. Date: 09/01/1901

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Medical Terminology An Anatomy and Physiology Systems Approach Second Edition

A consistent, logical format combined with a true-to-life portrait of medical terminology in the health field make this text the ideal for presenting essential information in a way that will gain interest. Appropriate in all medical terminology courses, it uses

Overview

Medical Terminology An Anatomy and Physiology Systems Approach Second Edition

A consistent, logical format combined with a true-to-life portrait of medical terminology in the health field make this text the ideal for presenting essential information in a way that will gain interest. Appropriate in all medical terminology courses, it uses full-color photographs, figures, and illustrations of actual procedures to facilitate understanding. Text exercises combined with a comprehensive technology package provide a broad spectrum of practice and review opportunities. Features include:

  • A New refined and consistent organization - working in the same format, each chapter includes important subtopics including: anatomy and physiology, word building, vocabulary, pathology, procedures, diagnostic/lab tests and abbreviations.
  • New end-of-chapter Chart Note Transcription Exercises - critical thinking patient scenarios that focus on utilizing medical terminology in medical reports.
  • New Professional Profile Boxes - highlights of real-life career opportunities pertaining to each chapter's discussions.
  • A New Special Topics Chapter -presents the medical terminology specific to healthcare industries.
  • New Word Building - demonstrates how definitions can be reasoned out by translating individual word parts.
  • A New Chapter on Pharmacology.
  • Case Studies - scenarios complete with critical thinking questions.

For complete utilization of resources check out the NEW comprehensive technology package that accompanies this text!

  • Student CD-ROM - packaged FREE with every text - Hosting a variety of interactive study aids, this cross-platform CD-ROM includes practice tests, labeling exercises, word building, spelling bee, flashcards, and an audio glossary.
  • Companion Website: www.prenhall.com/fremgen - Visit this online study aid and find objectives, an audio glossary, chapter challenge, and "check your progress" exercises.
  • Online Courses in BlackBoard, WebCT, and CourseCompass platforms.

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Mulvihill/Zelman/Holdaway/Tompary/Turchany, Human Diseases, 5/e, 0-8385-3930-0
Shannon/Wilson/Stang, Prentice Hall's Health Professional's Drug Guide 2002, 0-13-042036-0

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130311825
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
09/01/1901
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
622
Product dimensions:
8.18(w) x 10.78(h) x 1.01(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Medical Terminology.

2. Body Structure.

3. Integumentary System.

4. Musculoskeletal System.

5. Endocrine System.

6. Cardiovascular System.

7. Lymphatic and Hematic (Blood) Systems.

8. Respiratory System.

9. Digestive System.

10. Urinary System.

11. Reproductive System.

12. Nervous System.

13. Special Senses: The Eye and the Ear.

14. Pharmacology.

15. Special Topics.

Appendix.

Text Glossary.

Index.

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