Medical Terminology: The Language Of Health Care
Marjorie Canfield Willis,
English | 2005 | ISBN: 0781745101 | 648 pages | PDF | 27,3 MB
With this powerful resource, you will master the intricacies of applied medical terminology through the real-world context of the medical record, which will teach you exactly how terms are used in clinical practice settings.
A preview of what youll find in this edition:
-Four-color design that features rich diagrams and illustrations to enhance comprehension
-Bonus CD that includes Stedmans audio pronunciations, and student assessments that provide reinforcement in a fun way while evaluating learning chapter by chapter. Quizzes provide scored results, and can be taken one section at a time within a chapter or as complete chapter exams.
-Each chapter of the text includes features that enhance the learning experience, such as:
"Ancient Artifacts" boxes that cover the historical background of commonly used terms
Practice exercises that test comprehension and retention
Medical Record Analyses that challenge students with scenarios and questions related to real-world experience
Links to helpful online resources
-Valuable appendices that explore term components, abbreviations, symbols, answers to exercises and a listing of commonly used drugs