Medical Terminology Systems (Text Only): A Body Systems Approach / Edition 7

Medical Terminology Systems (Text Only): A Body Systems Approach / Edition 7

by Barbara A. Gylys, Mary Ellen Wedding
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803629540

ISBN-13: 9780803629547

Pub. Date: 12/05/2012

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

A word building and body systems approach!

The original word-building text is better than ever with the addition of The Medical Language Lab, a new, interactive, online experience for mastering the language of medicine. The perfect length for any course, this full-color, illustrated text uses a body

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A word building and body systems approach!

The original word-building text is better than ever with the addition of The Medical Language Lab, a new, interactive, online experience for mastering the language of medicine. The perfect length for any course, this full-color, illustrated text uses a body systems organization with an emphasis on word building.

You’ll begin by learning the parts of words—roots, combining forms, suffixes, and prefixes. Then, use your understanding of word parts to learn medical terminology. Mnemonic devices and engaging, interactive activities make word-building fun and easy, ensuring you retain the information you need for success.

Online. Interactive. Progressive.

The Medical Language Lab is the new, interactive, online program that ensures your students master the language of medicine.
Based on proven language methodology, it guides your students step by step from basic through advanced levels of proficiency to become confident medical language speakers.

A special code in the front of the book unlocks The MLL for you and your students. Use it with your current learning management system or with its integrated grade book. Customize it to meet the needs of your course.

Want to learn more? Explore all the Medical Language Lab has to offer through this video series.

Instructors - request preview access and explore Medical Language Lab using this step-by-step walkthrough.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803629547
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
12/05/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
720
Sales rank:
26,193
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

  1. Basic Elements of a Medical Word
  2. Suffixes
  3. Prefixes
  4. Body Structure
  5. Integumentary System
  6. Digestive System
  7. Respiratory System
  8. Cardiovascular System
  9. Blood, Lymph, and Immune Systems
  10. Musculoskeletal System
  11. Urinary System
  12. Female Reproductive System
  13. Male Reproductive System
  14. Endocrine System
  15. Nervous System
  16. Special Senses

Appendices

  1. Answer Key
  2. Common Abbreviations and Symbols
  3. Glossary of Medical Word Elements
  4. Index of Genetic Disorders
  5. Index of Diagnostic Imaging Procedures
  6. Index of Pharmacology
  7. Index of Oncological Disorders

Index

Back Cover

Pronunciation Guidelines

Rules for Singular and Plural Suffixes

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