Sloane's Medical Word Book

By

  • Ellen Drake, CMT, FAAMT

With just this single reference, you’re getting an entire library of specialized word books. There’s no need to buy separate books to cover all the specialties with which you may be less familiar. Sloane’s Medical Word Book includes the terms that medical transcriptionists encounter most frequently — all in a convenient, user-friendly format. Terms are organized by specialty, so you can always select the correct word with accuracy. A must-have for students and practicing transcriptionists!
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Book information

  • Published: September 2011
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-4879-4


Table of Contents

Section 1: General Medical Words

Anatomy Orientation — 16-page full-color insert

General Medical Terms

General Surgical Terms

General Pharmaceutical Information

Laboratory Terminology

Section 2: Medical Words by Specialty

Cardiovascular System

Dentistry

Dermatology & Allergy

Gastroenterology

Immunology

Hematology

Internal Medicine

OB/GYN

Oncology

Ophthalmology

Orthopedics

Pediatrics

Plastic Surgery

Psychiatry, Neurology, and Neurosurgery

Radiology & Nuclear Medicine

Respiratory System

Urology

Section 3: Reference Guides to Medical Words

Abbreviations and Symbols

Table of Weights & Measures

Combining Forms in Medical Terminology

Rules for Forming Plurals


Contents may vary upon publication.