Medical Terminology Online for Exploring Medical Language (Access Code) - 8th Edition

Medical Terminology Online for Exploring Medical Language (Access Code)

8th Edition

Authors: Myrna LaFleur Brooks Danielle LaFleur Brooks
Imprint: Mosby

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Word Parts

2. Body Structure, Color, and Oncology

3. Directional Terms, Planes, Positions, Regions, and Quadrants

4. Integumentary System

5. Respiratory System

6. Urinary System

7. Male Reproductive System

8. Female Reproductive System

9. Obstetrics and Neonatology

10. Cardiovascular, Immune, and Lymphatic Systems and Blood

11. Digestive System

12. Eye

13. Ear

14. Musculoskeletal System

15. Nervous System and Behavioral Health

16. Endocrine System


The perfect online companion to LaFleur's Exploring Medical Language, 8th Edition, Medical Terminology Online enhances your learning experience and helps you develop the specialized vocabulary and word analysis skills you'll need for success in today's health care professions. This online course incorporates chapter-specific learning modules, animations, narrated slide shows, and more to bring concepts to life and help you learn to confidently communicate in health care settings.

Key Features

  • Outcome-based learning ensures that you're meeting course objectives, provides instant feedback, and keeps your instructor up to date on your progress.
  • Threaded case studies challenge you to apply terminology to real-world scenarios.
  • Interactive exercises strengthen your ability to recognize and recall medical terms.
  • Medical record activities help you practice identifying and interpreting medical terms located within realistic health care documents.
  • End-of-module case studies link concepts together and test your understanding of essential information.
  • An extensive glossary provides quick access to definitions and audio pronunciations for more than 5,000 terms in both English and Spanish.
  • Animations and slide shows clarify difficult concepts not easily understood through text descriptions and static images.
  • Web activities enhance your understanding of key topics and link you directly to related information.
  • Self-assessment quizzes and exams enable you to track your progress and identify areas requiring further study.
  • Catch That activities test your retention of key points within each module.


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About the Authors

Myrna LaFleur Brooks Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Founding President of the National Association of Health Unit Clerks/Coordinators, Faculty Emeritus, Maricopa County Community College District, Phoenix, AZ

Danielle LaFleur Brooks Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Faculty, Medical Assisting and Allied Health and Science Community College of Vermont Montpelier, Vermont