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Medical Terminology Complete!, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Bruce S. Wingerd

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Aug 14, 2008

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The goal of Medical Terminology Complete is to prepare students for careers in health care professions by providing them with a self-guided tool for learning medical terminology.   This new book is designed to make the task of learning medical terminology as simple as possible.  It is written in a friendly, easy to understand manner.  Medical Terminology Complete is centered on a programmed learning approach, combining narrative, visual, self-quiz, and clinical insert features. It contains many full color illustrations and photographs to help students visualize structures of the human body.  The book may be used as a text to support lectures, or as an independent student workbook

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Word Parts and Word Construction

Chapter 2: Suffixes  

Chapter 3: Prefixes

Chapter 4: The Human Body in Health and Disease

Chapter 5: The Integumentary System

Chapter 6: The Musculoskeletal System

Chapter 7: The Blood and The Lymphatic System

Chapter 8: The Cardiovascular System

Chapter 9: The Respiratory System

Chapter 10: The Digestive System

Chapter 11: The Urinary System

Chapter 12: The Reproductive Systems and Obstetrics

Chapter 13: The Nervous System, Mental Health, and Special Senses

Chapter 14:  The Endocrine System


Appendix A: Abbreviations


Appendix B: Pharmacology Terms

Appendix C: Answers to Practice Exercises and Chapter Review


Appendix D: Color and Numerical Terms


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$41.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-501604-6