Kinn's The Clinical Medical Assistant: An Applied Learning Approach by Deborah B. ProctorKinn's The Clinical Medical Assistant: An Applied Learning Approach by Deborah B. Proctor

Kinn's The Clinical Medical Assistant: An Applied Learning Approach

byDeborah B. Proctor, Brigitte Niedzwiecki

Paperback | May 26, 2016

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Clinical Medical Assisting begins with Kinn! Elsevier'sKinn's The Clinical Medical Assistant, 13thEditionprovides you with the real-world clinical skills that are essential to working in the modern medical office. An applied learning approach to the MA curriculum is threaded throughout each chapter to help you further develop the tactile and critical thinking skills necessary to assist with medications, diagnostic procedures, and surgeries. Paired with our adaptive solutions, real-world simulations, EHR documentation and HESI remediation and assessment, you will learn the leading skills of modern clinical medical assisting in the classroom!

Title:Kinn's The Clinical Medical Assistant: An Applied Learning ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:968 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:May 26, 2016Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0323396712

ISBN - 13:9780323396714

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Table of Contents

Unit 1: Introduction to Clinical Medical Assisting 1. The Medical Assistant and Competency-Based Education 2. The Health Record 3. Infection Control 4. Patient Assessment 5. Patient Education 6. Nutrition and Health Promotion 7. Vital Signs 8. Assisting with the Primary Physical Examination

Unit 2: Assisting with Medications 9. Principles of Pharmacology 10. Pharmacy Math 11. Administering Medications

Unit 3: Assisting with Medical Specialties 12. All-Hazard Preparedness and Assisting with Medical Emergencies 13. Assisting with Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology 14. Assisting in Dermatology 15. Assisting in Gastroenterology 16. Assisting in Urology and Male Reproduction 17. Assisting in Obstetrics and Gynecology 18. Assisting in Pediatrics 19. Assisting in Orthopedic Medicine 20. Assisting in Neurology and Mental Health 21. Assisting in Endocrinology 22. Assisting in Pulmonary Medicine 23. Assisting in Cardiology 24. Assisting in Geriatrics

Unit 4: Diagnostic Procedures 25. Principles of Electrocardiography 26. Assisting with Diagnostic Imaging 27. Assisting in the Clinical Laboratory 28. Assisting in the Analysis of Urine 29. Assisting in Blood Collection 30. Assisting in the Analysis of Blood 31. Assisting in Microbiology and Immunology

Unit 5: Assisting with Surgeries 32. Surgical Supplies and Instruments 33. Surgical Asepsis and Assisting with Surgical Procedures

Unit 6: Career Development 34. Career Development and Life Skills