Mastering Medical Terminology Workbook

1st Edition

Australia and New Zealand

Authors:

  • Print ISBN 9780729541121

Description

Mastering Medical Terminology: Australia and New Zealand Workbook is the indispensable companion to Mastering Medical Terminology Textbook.

Packed with a range of exercises and activities to accompany the main text, the Workbook provides an ideal resource for self-testing and revision in a fun, practical and accessible format, and forms a key part of the Mastering Medical Terminology suite of products which are all available for separate purchase enabling you to pick and choose the right package for your learning requirements.

Featuring a variety of question types including crossword puzzles, anagrams, multiple-choice questions and label-the-diagram exercises, the Workbook uses entirely Australian spelling and aligns to the chapters of the main text.

When used in combination with the main text and MedWords app, Mastering Medical Terminology: Australia and New Zealand Workbook will make the scholarship of medical terminology not only manageable, but fun!

Also available for purchase MedWords app:

  • Listen and learn audio glossary featuring over 2,000 terms
  • Record and playback function to check your pronunciation
  • Test yourself with MCQs and flashcards
  • Available for purchase for android from Google Play and iOS from the App Store

Key Features

  • Aligns to Mastering Medical Terminology: Australia and New Zealand
  • Self-test to practise and revise combining forms, word roots, prefixes and suffixes
  • Crossword puzzles, anagrams and label-the-diagram exercises
  • Accompanying iOS/Android app featuring audio glossary, flashcards and MCQs

Table of Contents

Contents

Chapter 1

Basic Word Structure

Chapter 2

Building a Medical Vocabulary

Chapter 3

The Body as a Whole

Chapter 4

Musculoskeletal System

Chapter 5

Integumentary System

Chapter 6

Haematology

Chapter 7

Lymphatic and Immune System

Chapter 8

Endocrine System

Chapter 9

Cardiovascular System

Level Two: Applied Medical Terminology

Chapter 10

Respiratory System

Chapter 11

Digestive System

Chapter 12

Nervous System

Chapter 13

The Senses

Chapter 14

The Urinary System

Chapter 15

The Male Reproductive System

Chapter 16

The Female Reproductive System

Chapter 17

Obstetrics and Neonatology

Chapter 18

Mental Health

Chapter 19

Oncology

Chapter 20

Infectious and Parasitic Diseases

Chapter 21

Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

Chapter 22

Pharmacology

Answer Guide

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Details

No. of pages:
408
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780729541121

About the authors

Sue Walker

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, National Centre for Health Information Research and Training (NCHIRT) and Senior Lecturer, School of Public Health and Social Work, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia

Maryann Wood

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer, School of Public Health and Social Work, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia

Jenny Nicol

Affiliations and Expertise

Visiting academic School of Public Health and Social Work, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia