Key Features

  • Lists, acronyms, bullets, boxes, tables and figures make learning straightforward and easy to understand.
  • Step-by-step procedure boxes reinforce proper techniques for 25 common procedures following CAAHEP and ABHES competencies.
  • Full-color illustrations display common x-ray positions, capillary puncture sites, injection sites and patient exam positions.
  • Spiral binding allows the book to lay open to the needed page.

Table of Contents

1. Administrative Procedures

2. Fundamental Principles

3. Diagnostic Orders

4. Patient Care

5. Professionalism

6. Communication

7. Legal Concepts

8. Patient Instruction

9. Operational Functions

10. Preparing for the Externship or New Job

11. Common Words and Phrases in Spanish

12. Mathematical Conversions

Details

No. of pages:
226
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781416061069
Electronic ISBN:
9781416064862

About the editors

Tracie Fuqua

Affiliations and Expertise

Program Director, Medical Assisting Program, Wallace State Community College, Hanceville, AL

Jon Zonderman

Affiliations and Expertise

Contributing Writer, Orange, CT