Sloane

Sloane's Medical Word Book

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!

Paperback, 1208 Pages

Published: September 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4160-4879-4

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.

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