Essentials Of Medical Terminology by Juanita J. DaviesEssentials Of Medical Terminology by Juanita J. Davies

Essentials Of Medical Terminology

byJuanita J. Davies

Paperback | June 7, 2007

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No prior exposure to medical terms? No problem! Designed for short medical terminology courses, this essentials-level learning resource uses simple language you can understand. Organized by body system, early chapters help you learn the foundation of medical word building with a basic analysis of medical terms, common anatomical roots, suffixes, and prefixes. Body system chapters present anatomy and physiology, terminology, common diseases, pronunciation, and abbreviations. Have fun while learning by taking quizzes, playing interactive games, and watching animations on the StudyWARE CD-ROM!
Juanita Davies is an award-winning instructor who taught anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology in various health care disciplines. She also has written extensively on the subject of medical terminology. Her early work includes A PROGRAMMED LEARNING APPROACH TO MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY and an online medical terminology test bank conta...
Title:Essentials Of Medical TerminologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:496 pages, 9.7 × 7.8 × 0.6 inPublished:June 7, 2007Publisher:Delmar Publishers IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1401890199

ISBN - 13:9781401890193


Table of Contents

PART 1 Basic Medical TerminologyChapter 1 Learning Medical Terms Chapter 2 Roots of Each Body System Chapter 3 Suffixes Chapter 4 Prefixes PART II Body SystemsChapter 5 Body Organization Chapter 6 The Skin (Integumentary System) Chapter 7 The Skeletal System Chapter 8 The Muscular System Chapter 9 The Nervous SystemChapter 10 The Eyes and Ears Chapter 11 The Endocrine System Chapter 12 The Cardiovascular System Chapter 13 Blood and the Immune and Lymphatic Systems Chapter 14 The Respiratory System Chapter 15 The Digestive System Chapter 16 The Urinary and Male Reproductive Systems Chapter 17 The Female Reproductive System and Obstetrics Appendix A Word Element to DefinitionAppendix B Definition to Word Element Index