Key Features

  • UNIQUE! A complete online learning environment integrates coverage of A&P and medical terminology with activities, animations, and assessments.
  • Interactive exercises include word building, labeling, listen and spell, image association, pronunciation, pop-up review, hangman, matching, true/false, fill-in-the-blank, flash cards, and case studies, offering the practice you need to learn and memorize medical terms.
  • Narrated animations and slide shows demonstrate physiologic processes and help you master difficult concepts.
  • Threaded case studies follow patients with particular medical conditions throughout an entire module to show the real-life applications of medical terminology.
  • Over 450 anatomical illustrations and 450 illustrations of diseases and disorders reinforce learning.
  • Anatomy and physiology, pathology, diagnostics, and interventions tables provide quick access to the pronunciations, origins, and definitions of the most frequently occurring diseases and disorders, as well as their diagnoses and treatments.
  • Quizzes and exams allow you to evaluate yourself after each section with an automatically graded assessment.
  • A 5,000-term glossary includes definitions along with pronunciations in English and Spanish.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Healthcare
2. Body Structure and Directional Terminology
3. Musculoskeletal System
4. Integumentary System
5. Gastrointestinal System
6. Urinary System
7. Male Reproductive System
8. Female Reproductive System
9. Blood, Lymphatic, and Immune Systems
10. Cardiovascular System
11. Respiratory System
12. Nervous System
13. Special Senses: Eye and Ear
14. Endocrine System
15. Mental and Behavioral Health
16. Oncology
17. Pharmacology

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323052979
Electronic ISBN:
9780323055017

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