Exploring Medical Language: A Student-directed Approach by Myrna Lafleur BrooksExploring Medical Language: A Student-directed Approach by Myrna Lafleur Brooks

Exploring Medical Language: A Student-directed Approach

byMyrna Lafleur Brooks, Danielle Lafleur BrooksEditorMyrna Lafleur Brooks

Paperback | December 13, 2013

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IntroducingExploring Medical Language, 9th Edition : an innovative learning resource that helps you master medical terminology onyourterms. At the heart ofExploring Medical Languageis the student-friendly worktext, which gradually helps you build an understanding of medical terminology by first introducing you to word parts and then combining the parts into full medical terms that make sense. Add print and electronic flashcards, engaging interactive games, on-the-go audio reinforcement, and an extensive arsenal of other student-friendly learning tools, and you have everything you need to become fluent in medical terminology in no time!

Title:Exploring Medical Language: A Student-directed ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:880 pages, 10.88 × 8.5 × 0.68 inPublished:December 13, 2013Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323113400

ISBN - 13:9780323113403

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Table of Contents

Part 1: Introduction to Word Parts and Human Body Structure 1. Introduction to Medical Language and Online Learning 2. Body Structure, Color, and Oncology 3. Directional Terms, Planes, Positions, Regions, and Quadrants

Part 2: Body Systems 4. Integumentary System 5. Respiratory System and Introduction to Diagnostic Procedures and Tests 6. Urinary System 7. Male Reproductive System 8. Female Reproductive System 9. Obstetrics and Neonatology 10. Cardiovascular, Immune, and Lymphatic Systems and Blood 11. Digestive System 12. Eye 13. Ear 14. Musculoskeletal System 15. Nervous System and Behavioral Health 16. Endocrine System

Appendixes (Print Only) A. Combining Forms, Prefixes, and Suffixes Alphabetized According to Word Part B. Combining Forms, Prefixes, and Suffixes Alphabetized According to Definition C. Abbreviations D. Pharmacology Terms

Appendixes (Evolve) E. Additional Combining Forms, Prefixes, and Suffixes F. Health Care Delivery Terms G. Complementary and Alternative Medicine Therapies H. Behavioral Health Terms I. Clinical Research Terms J. Nutrition Terms K. Dental Terms L. Health Information Technology Terms

Illustration Credits Bibliography