Medical terminology : a short course / Davi-Ellen Chabner.

By: Chabner, Davi-EllenMaterial type: TextTextSt. Louis, Mo. : Saunders Elsevier, 2012Edition: 6th editionDescription: xvii, 420 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cmISBN: 9781437734409; 1437734405Subject(s): Medicine -- Terminology -- Programmed instruction | Terminology as Topic | Medicine -- TerminologyGenre/Form: Problems and exercises. | Problems and exercises. | Programmed instructional materials. | Problems and exercises.DDC classification: 610.14
Contents:
Basic word structure -- Organization of the body -- Suffixes -- Prefixes -- Medical specialists and case reports -- Body systems -- Diagnostic tests and procedures -- Abbreviations, acronyms, symbols, and eponyms -- Allied health careers -- Mini-dictionary: glossary of medical terms -- Glossary of word parts -- Glossary of English-Spanish terms.
Summary: The basics of medical terminology and begin speaking and writing terms almost immediately! Using Davi-Ellen Chabner‘s proven learning methods, this 6th Edition omits time-consuming, nonessential information and helps you build a working medical vocabulary of the most frequently encountered suffixes, prefixes, and word roots. Medical terms are introduced in the context of human anatomy and physiology to help you understand exactly what they mean, and case studies, vignettes, and activities demonstrate how medical terms are used in practice. Medical Terminology Check Up at the end of each chapter reinforces key concepts. New and updated medical information keeps you current with today‘s healthcare terminology and includes new and re-drawn illustrations.
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Includes index.

Basic word structure -- Organization of the body -- Suffixes -- Prefixes -- Medical specialists and case reports -- Body systems -- Diagnostic tests and procedures -- Abbreviations, acronyms, symbols, and eponyms -- Allied health careers -- Mini-dictionary: glossary of medical terms -- Glossary of word parts -- Glossary of English-Spanish terms.

The basics of medical terminology and begin speaking and writing terms almost immediately! Using Davi-Ellen Chabner‘s proven learning methods, this 6th Edition omits time-consuming, nonessential information and helps you build a working medical vocabulary of the most frequently encountered suffixes, prefixes, and word roots. Medical terms are introduced in the context of human anatomy and physiology to help you understand exactly what they mean, and case studies, vignettes, and activities demonstrate how medical terms are used in practice. Medical Terminology Check Up at the end of each chapter reinforces key concepts. New and updated medical information keeps you current with today‘s healthcare terminology and includes new and re-drawn illustrations.

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