Key Features

  • Outcome-based modules and assessments guide you toward learning objectives and help you assess your progress.
  • Interactive exercises help you recall and recognize medical terms via word building, identification, spelling, pronunciation, matching, multiple choice, true or false, fill-in-blank, labeling, and case studies.
  • Medical record activities test your knowledge of the medical terminology used in actual patient records.
  • More than 50 animations accompanied by audio narrations demonstrate physiologic processes in dynamic detail.
  • More than 900 anatomical and disease and disorder illustrations clarify concepts and reinforce your understanding.
  • 5,000-term English/Spanish glossary helps you communicate effectively in the clinical setting and ensure understanding among Spanish-speaking patients and health care providers.
  • Final exams in each module help you identify areas needing further study.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Medical Terminology

2. Body Structure and Directional Terminology

3. Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue

4. Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue

5. Digestive System

6. Genitourinary System

7. Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Puerperium

8. Blood, Blood-Forming Organs and the Immune Mechanism

9. Circulatory System

10. Respiratory System

11. Nervous System

12. Mental and Behavioral Health Disorders

13. Eye and Adnexa

14. Ear and Mastoid Process

15. Endocrine System and Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby
Electronic ISBN:
9780323088312

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