Anatomy & Physiology Terms Greek&Latin ROOTS DECODED! is a systematic and easy guide to the ancient origins of its nomenclature. Discovering the metaphors and imagery of everyday Greek and Latin root words used in the terminology will help students internalize the concepts naturally. By "dissecting" the terms' etymology, prefixes and suffixes the student will gain deeper appreciation for the significance of the terms, far beyond tiresome memorization. Use this reference for the simplest of terms to the most esoteric. Every entry promises English vocabulary discovery and A&P enlightenment. It is highly recommended for early entry into the health field; also helpful for English teachers and students who need introduction to the language of medicine and allied health field. The readers will appreciate how much Latin has enriched the English language.
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About the Author
Lee Oliva, Doctor of Chiropractic, graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic West., San Jose, California (1994). He practices in La Puente and Duarte, California. Including the writing of this A&P study guide series, most events that took place in his life are unforeseen, such as getting a classical education from a catholic seminary, getting educated in the U.S., acquiring a Doctor of Chiropractic license before midlife engulfed him, and actually practicing Chiropractic until today. He is tirelessly interested on things out of the ordinary, such as tackling these books, writing stories, yoga, gardening and alternative health care. He hopes and asks the Dear Lord for healthy life long enough to complete the DECODED! series and write a few stories. He lives by the words of wisdom inscribed in the U.S. currency bills: “In God We Trust”. He urges everyone to do the same who is troubled in our troubled world.