Medical Terminology: A Programmed Systems Approach / Edition 8 available in Other Format
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- Cengage Learning
This best-selling programmed text makes learning medical terminology quick and easy. In addition to the text, software and audiotapes provide additional methods of study. Based on a word-building programmed learning system, this comprehensive guide uses color didactically, includes extensive review activities to engage the student, and includes special frames containing interesting and helpful information. This text, in its eighth edition, offers a proven format thatis easy and fun to use. Supplements Text & Audiotapes (2) Value Package 0-7668-0117-9 Instructor's Manual 0-7668-0065-2 Audiotapes (2) with duplication rights 0-7668-0064-4 Computerized Testbank (C) (3.5" Windows) 0-7668-0066-0
|Edition description:||8TH BK|
|Product dimensions:||8.56(w) x 9.97(h) x 1.01(d)|
About the Author
Gene Smith is an Air Conditioning Technology Instructor at Athens Technical College in Athens, GA, where he has had a long and distiguished career (1969-2005). Gene also ran his own contracting and consulting firm for many years. He is one of the most cooperative and pleasant (let alone successful) authors that we have the privilage of working with.
Jean M. Dennerll, BS, CMA is the Department Chair for Allied Health at Jackson Community College in Jackson, Michigan.
Table of Contents
How to Work a Program. Directions for Use of Programmed Learning. The Word-Building System. Introduction to Word Parts Including Word Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes, and Parts of Speech. Extremities. Skin. Colors. Cells. Blood.Heart. Stomach. Sonography. X-Ray. Surgical Suffixes. Hyper. Hypo. Glands. Tumors. Cancer. Membranes. Head. Skull. Brain. Spinal Codr. EEG. Meninges. Development. Bone. Cartilage. Tendons. Joints. Teeth. Body Regions and Cavities. Centesis. Bladder. Ad. Ab. Hydro. Microorganisms. STDs. Ear. Nose. Stones. Breathing. Eating. Digestion. Heat. Micro. Macro. Syn. Poly. Brady. Tachy. Urinary System. Male and Female Reproductive Systems. Digestive System and Accessory Organs. Muscle. Vessels. Nerves. Blood. Thrombi. Sound. Hearing. Speech. Sensation. Movement. Neurology. Psychology. Directions. Planes. Cavities. Regions. Dys. Eu. Psuedo. Immunity. Gravida. Auto. Numbers. Narcotics. Necrosis. Equal. Unequal. Prefixes of Place: ab, ex, de, dia, per, peri, circum. Prefixes: homo, hetero, sym, super, supra, a, an, epi, extra, infra, sub, meta, ultra, anti, contra, trans. in. mal. uni. bi. tri. semi. hemi. con.dis. post. pre. ante. intra. Breathing. Respiratory System. Left/Right. Hands. Feet. Vaso. Histo. Neo. Night. Ambul. Sleep. Ankylo. Stasis. Schizo. Schisto. Schisis. Skeletal System. Spinal Column. Eye. Vision. Nails. Hair. Endocrine System. Medical Specialties. Appendices. Answers to Review Questions. Abbreviations. Crossword Puzzle Solutions. Additional Word Parts. Proper Names of Disease and Procedures.