Medical Terminology Online for Quick & Easy Medical Terminology (eCommerce Version) - 7th Edition

Medical Terminology Online for Quick & Easy Medical Terminology (eCommerce Version)

7th Edition

Authors: Peggy Leonard
Imprint: Saunders


Learn medical terminology the "quick and easy" way! Corresponding to Quick & Easy Medical Terminology, 7th Edition, by Peggy C. Leonard, this online course supplements the textbook with interactive exercises, dynamic animations, and narrated slide shows. Information is presented in small segments, making it easier to learn the building blocks of medical terminology. Together with the text, Medical Terminology Online helps you master the basics needed to communicate effectively in the health care environment.

Key Features

  • Outcome-based learning includes objectives for each module, with an assessment quiz after each section to determine whether you have achieved the desired outcome/objective.
  • Over 600 drawings and graphics visually reinforce learning with many more illustrations than are included in the textbook.
  • Interactive exercises help you recall and recognize medical terms through word building, labeling, spelling, image association, pronunciation, matching, true/false, fill-in-the-blank, and case studies.
  • Medical records activities help you become familiar with entries and terminology in the medical record.
  • Threaded case studies follow patients with particular medical conditions throughout an entire module to show the real-life applications of medical terminology.
  • End-of-module exams assess your mastery of the material, with scores automatically sent to the instructor.
  • Glossary of over 5,000 terms includes definitions and pronunciations in English and Spanish.

Table of Contents

1. Simplified Medical Language

2. Suffixes and Combining Forms Made Easy

3. Essential Prefixes and More

4. Diagnostic Procedures and Therapeutic Interventions

5. The Body as a Whole

6. Musculoskeletal System

7. Circulatory System

8. Respiratory System

9. Digestive System

10. Urinary System

11. Reproductive System

12. Integumentary System

13. Nervous System and Psychologic Disorders

14. Special Senses NEW!

15. Endocrine System


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About the Author

Peggy Leonard

Affiliations and Expertise

Chesterfield, MO