Quick And Easy Medical Terminology by Peggy C. LeonardQuick And Easy Medical Terminology by Peggy C. Leonard

Quick And Easy Medical Terminology

byPeggy C. LeonardEditorPeggy C. Leonard

Spiral Bound | February 23, 2016

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Read, write, and speak medical terms in no time with Leonard'sQuick & Easy Medical Terminology, 8th Edition. Ideal for one-semester courses and self-study, this clear, concise text covers disorders, diagnosis, and treatment with a strong focus on anatomy for an integrated discussion of each body system. Small bits of information are presented then immediately tested for comprehension using a combination of programmed and traditional review questions. With new case studies, terms, and photos, plus help from the companion Evolve site,Quick & Easy Medical Terminologyprovides you with simple tools for good communication in the health care environment.

Title:Quick And Easy Medical TerminologyFormat:Spiral BoundDimensions:456 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:February 23, 2016Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323359205

ISBN - 13:9780323359207

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Table of Contents

Part One: The Basics
1. Simplified Medical Language
2. Suffixes and Combining Forms Made Easy
3. Essential Prefixes and More
4. Diagnostic Procedures and Therapeutic Interventions
5. The Body as a Whole
Part Two: Body Systems
6. Musculoskeletal System
7. Circulatory System
8. Respiratory System
9. Digestive System
10. Urinary System
11. Reproductive System
12. Integumentary System
13. Nervous System and Psychologic Disorders
14. Special Sensory Organs of the Peripheral Nervous System
15. Endocrine System
Part Three: Appendixes
I. Medical Abbreviations
a. Abbreviations and Their Meanings
b. Finding Medical Abbreviations
II. Word Parts
a. Alphabetized Word Parts and Meanings
b. English Terms and Corresponding Word Parts
III. Answers to Exercises