Medical Language Instant Translator / Edition 3 available in Paperback
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- Elsevier Health Sciences
Your on-the-spot translator for complex medical terminology!
When you need to know what a medial term meansanytime and anywhereturn to the Medical Language Instant Translator! This handy pocket companion equips you to…
- quickly translate medical terms into everyday English, and translate everyday English into medical language.
- understand commonly encountered diagnostic tests and procedures
- identify the top 100 prescription drugs and their uses.
- recognize the top 100 principal diagnoses and associated procedures. Inside, you'll also find common medical abbreviations, plurals, acronyms…a quick-reference, full-color anatomy orientation guide…and many other convenient features.
Carry the Medical Language Instant Translator wherever you goso you'll never be at a loss for words!
|Publisher:||Elsevier Health Sciences|
|Product dimensions:||4.00(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.50(d)|
Table of ContentsThe Language of Medicine
How to Analyze Medical Terms
Glossary of Word Parts Used in Medical Terminology
Word Parts to English
English to Word Parts
Definitions of Diagnostic Tests and Procedures
Radiology, Ultrasound, and Imaging Procedures
Nuclear Medicine Scans
Acronyms for Selected Health Care Organizations, Associations, and Agencies
Professional Designations for Health Care Providers
The Top 100 Principal Diagnoses and Associated Principal Procedures
The Top 100 Prescription Drugs (Listed Alphabetically)
Normal Hematological Reference Values and Implications of Abnormal Results
Red Blood Cell Tests
Body Systems Illustrations
Index of Body Systems Illustrations
The Cardiovascular System (Aorta and Major Arteries)
The Cardiovascular System (Heart)
The Digestive System
The Endocrine System
The Integumentary System
The Lymphatic System
The Nervous System
The Reproductive System, Female
The Reproductive System, Male
The Respiratory System
The Skeletal System
The Urinary System
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As a medical student this book is great for a quick referance guide. I use this book almost everyday. Great for anyone in the medical field.