The Language Of Medicine by Davi-ellen Chabner

The Language Of Medicine

byDavi-ellen ChabnerEditorDavi-ellen Chabner

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Bring medical terminology to life with Davi-Ellen Chabner's bestsellingThe Language of Medicine, 11th Edition! An illustrated, easy-to-understand approach presents medical terms within the context of the body's anatomy and physiology, and in health and disease. With this proven resource, you ll learn a working medical vocabulary built on the most frequently encountered prefixes, suffixes, and combining forms. Practical exercises and case studies make learning more interesting and demonstrate how medical terms are used in practice. Take advantage of interactive activities, games, quizzes, and flash cards on the Evolve companion website, and you will be ready to communicate fluently in the clinical setting and succeed in your healthcare career.

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Title:The Language Of MedicineFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1064 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:February 10, 2016Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0323370810

ISBN - 13:9780323370813

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Table of Contents

1. Basic Word Structure
2. Terms Pertaining to the Body as a Whole
3. Suffixes
4. Prefixes
5. Digestive System
6. Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology
7. Urinary System
8. Female Reproductive System
9. Male Reproductive System
10. Nervous System
11. Cardiovascular System
12. Respiratory System
13. Blood System
14. Lymphatic and Immune Systems
15. Musculoskeletal System
16. Skin
17. Sense Organs: The Eye and the Ear
18. Endocrine System
19. Cancer Medicine (Oncology)
20. Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
21. Pharmacology
22. Psychiatry
Glossary
Medical Word Parts to English Glossary
English to Medical Word Parts Glossary
Appendix I: Plurals
Appendix II: Abbreviations, Acronyms, Eponyms, and Symbols
Appendix III: Normal Hematologic Reference Values and Implications of Abnormal Results
Appendix IV: Drugs