Illustrated Guide To Medical Terminology by Juanita J. DaviesIllustrated Guide To Medical Terminology by Juanita J. Davies

Illustrated Guide To Medical Terminology

byJuanita J. Davies

Paperback | March 23, 2015

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Supported by a new, dedicated mobile app and a suite of online learning tools, the groundbreaking ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY, Second Edition, is now even more effective for today's learners. This proven text teaches fundamental medical terms using word parts, without bogging down in detailed anatomy and physiology discussions. A highly visual approach-with abundant use of tables, charts, and illustrations-makes the text an effective resource for readers of diverse backgrounds, including ESL speakers, individuals focused on career preparation, and auditory and visual learners.
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:Illustrated Guide To Medical TerminologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:544 pages, 10.7 × 8.4 × 0.9 inPublished:March 23, 2015Publisher:Delmar Publishers IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1285174429

ISBN - 13:9781285174426


Table of Contents

Preface.About the Author.Acknowledgments.How to Use the Book.1. Basic Word Structure.2. Basic Body Structure.3. Common Suffixes.4. Common Prefixes.5. Body Organization.6. Skin and Related Structures.7. Skeletal System.8. Muscular System.9. Nervous System.10. Eyes and Ears.11. Digestive System.12. Cardiovascular System. 13. Blood.14. Lymphatic and Immune System.15. Respiratory System.16. Urinary System.17. Male Reproductive System.18. Female Reproductive System.19. Endocrine System.Appendix A: Pronunciations.Appendix B: Plurals.Appendix C: Word Part to Definition.Appendix D: Definition to Word Part.Appendix E: Abbreviations.Appendix F: Glossary of Diagnostic Tests.