ISBN-10:
0073402311
ISBN-13:
9780073402314
Pub. Date:
01/05/2015
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Acquiring Medical Language / Edition 1

Acquiring Medical Language / Edition 1

by Steven Jones, Andrew Cavanagh

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ISBN-13: 9780073402314
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date: 01/05/2015
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 960
Sales rank: 152,985
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Andrew Cavanagh, MD
Andy holds a BS in genetics from Texas A&M University
and an MD from Texas A&M College of
Medicine. After completing his residency at Palmetto
Health Children’s Hospital, he joined the pediatric
practice of the Austin Regional Clinic in Austin. In
addition to being board certified in pediatrics, Andy
has served as the pediatric specialty chief for Dell
Children’s Medical Center and on the board of Dell
Children’s Medical Center Executive Committee. He
is currently clinical assistant professor of pediatrics
at the Texas A&M College of Medicine.
When not comforting sick children at work or
wrestling with his own two kids at home, Andy
enjoys mountain biking, travel, Bible study, and trying
to make his wife laugh.

Steven L. Jones, PhD
Steve holds a BA in Greek and Latin from Baylor
University, an MA in Greek, Latin, and Classical
Studies from Bryn Mawr College, and a PhD
in Classics from the University of Texas at Austin.
Steve has held previous faculty appointments at
Trinity University, the University of Texas at Austin,
and Baylor University. Currently, he teaches Medical
Terminology at Rice University in Houston, TX.
He is also Assistant Professor of Classics at Houston
Baptist University, where he serves as chair of the
Department of Classics and Biblical Languages
and as director of the Master of Arts in Biblical
Languages Program. He teaches courses on Latin,
Greek, Classical Civilization, Early Christianity,
and the Classical Roots of Medical Language.
When not breaking down medical words,
Steve enjoys taking road trips with his wife and
four daughters, watching baseball, eating tacos,
drinking ice-cold Dr Pepper, and showing off his
parallel-parking skills.

Table of Contents


1.Introduction to Medical Language

2.Introduction to Health Records

3.Integumentary System – Dermatology

4.Musculoskeletal System – Orthopedics

5.Nervous System – Neurology

6.The Sensory System – Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology

7.Endocrine System – Endocrinology

8.Blood & Lymphatic Systems – Hematology & Immunology

9.Cardiovascular System – Cardiology

10.The Gastrointestinal System – Gastroenterology

11.Respiratory System – Pulmonology

12.Urinary System – Urology

13.Female Reproductive System – Gynecology, Obstetrics and Neonatology

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