Medical Terminology Online for The Language of Medicine (Access Code) - 10th Edition

Medical Terminology Online for The Language of Medicine (Access Code)

10th Edition

Table of Contents

Module 1: Basic Word Structure
Module 2: Terms Pertaining to the Body as a Whole
Module 3: Suffixes
Module 4: Prefixes
Module 5: Digestive System
Module 6: Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology
Module 7: Urinary System
Module 8: Female Reproductive System
Module 9: Male Reproductive System
Module 10: Nervous System
Module 11: Cardiovascular System
Module 12: Respiratory System
Module 13: Blood System
Module 14: Lymphatic/Immune System
Module 15: Musculoskeletal System
Module 16: Skin
Module 17: Sense Organs: Eye and Ear
Module 18: Endocrine System
Module 19: Cancer Medicine (Oncology)
Module 20: Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
Module 21: Pharmacology
Module 22: Psychiatry


Medical Terminology Online is a fun, interactive way to help you master the medical vocabulary presented in Davi-Ellen Chabner's The Language of Medicine, 10th Edition. Corresponding to the chapters in the textbook, dynamic online modules reinforce your understanding and bring medical terminology to life. Video clips, animations, and slide shows demonstrate the meaning and use of common medical terms, while engaging exercises challenge you to apply medical terms to the clinical setting.

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.
  • Narrated animations and slide shows demonstrate physiologic processes and help you master difficult concepts.
  • Unique! Over 1,200 drawings and graphics reinforce learning with many more illustrations than are included in the textbook.
  • 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.
  • Take It In activity asks you to read a clinical vignette and immediately answer questions, helping you understand and use medical terminology in context.
  • 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.


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About the Authors

Davi-Ellen Chabner Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Newton Centre, MA