Designed for the beginning health care student, INTRODUCTION TO MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY 3E simplifies the process of learning hundreds of complex medical terms. The See and Say pronunciation system makes pronouncing unfamiliar terms easy. Because word parts are integral to learning medical terminology, mastery of these building blocks is emphasized in every chapter. Organized by body system, chapters begin with an overview of the structures and functions of that system so you can relate these to the specialties, pathology, diagnostic, and treatment procedures that follow. A workbook offers word part and comprehensive medical terminology reviews, flashcards, and learning exercises in a variety of formats that require written answers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.If there is any question in your mind about which abbreviation to use, always follow this rule: When in doubt, spell it out. ... to test your mastery of magnesium sulfate this material, go to the Online Resources to play interactive games and complete the quiz for this chapter. ... Learning about medical terminology is essential to a wide range of health occupations, from transplant surgeon to dance therapist.
|Title||:||Introduction to Medical Terminology|
|Author||:||Ann Ehrlich, Carol Schroeder|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2014-02-25|