Medical Terminology: A Short Course / Edition 5

Medical Terminology: A Short Course / Edition 5

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by Davi-Ellen Chabner
     
 

The Third Edition-This book self-teaching tool shows students how to decipher the meanings of medical terms by breaking them down into smaller word parts. Learning features include quizes, cases, and answers. This third edition includes color illustrations of anatomical and pathological terms, a new appendix on major classes of drugs, and a new appendix onSee more details below

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The Third Edition-This book self-teaching tool shows students how to decipher the meanings of medical terms by breaking them down into smaller word parts. Learning features include quizes, cases, and answers. This third edition includes color illustrations of anatomical and pathological terms, a new appendix on major classes of drugs, and a new appendix on laboratory tests, clinical procedures, and abbreviations for each body system. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416055181
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
09/16/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. Basic Word Structure
2. Organization of the Body
3. Suffixes
4. Prefixes
5. Medical Specialists and Case Reports
Appendix I: Body Systems
Appendix II: Diagnostic Tests and Procedures
Appendix III: Abbreviations, Acronyms, Symbols, and Eponyms
Appendix IV: Allied Health Careers
Mini-Dictionary: Glossary of Medical Terms
Glossary of Word Parts
Glossary of English-Spanish Terms

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