Study Guide for Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants - 8th Edition

Study Guide for Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants

8th Edition

Authors: Kathy Bonewit-West Kathy Bonewit-West
Imprint: Saunders

Table of Contents

1. The Medical Record

2. Medical Asepsis and the OSHA Standard

3. Sterilization and Disinfection

4. Vital Signs

5. The Physical Examination

6. Eye and Ear Assessment and Procedures

7. Physical Agents to Promote Tissue Healing

8. The Gynecologic Examination and Prenatal Care

9. The Pediatric Examination

10. Minor Office Surgery

11. Administration of Medication and Intravenous Therapy

12. Cardiopulmonary Procedures

13. Colon Procedures and Male Reproductive Health

14. Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging

15. Introduction to the Clinical Laboratory

16. Urinalysis

17. Phlebotomy

18. Hematology

19. Blood Chemistry and Immunology

20. Medical Microbiology

21. Emergency Medical Procedures

Appendix A: Practicum Activities


Description

Master the content from your textbook with this helpful study tool! Corresponding to the chapters in Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants, 8th Edition, by Kathy Bonewit-West, this study guide helps you understand and apply material with exercises, activities, checklists, review questions, and more.

Key Features

  • Chapter assignment sheets, study guide assignment sheets, and laboratory assignments make it easy to get organized and prepare for what's coming next.
  • Pre-tests and posttests provide a quick assessment of your knowledge.
  • Key term assessments with matching exercises help in mastering new vocabulary.
  • Critical thinking activities utilize realistic situations to help you analyze and apply what you've learned with games, role-playing situations, fun crossword puzzles, and independent study questions.
  • Evaluation of Learning questions let you assess your understanding, evaluate progress, and prepare for the certification examination.
  • Practice for Competency sections offer extra practice on clinical skills presented in the book.
  • Evaluation of Competency checklists evaluate your performance versus stated objectives and performance standards, updated with the new CAAHEP and ABHES standards.

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323263405

About the Authors

Kathy Bonewit-West Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Coordinator and Instructor, Medical Assistant Technology, Hocking College, Nelsonville, OH, Former member, Curriculum Review Board of the American Association of Medical Assistants

Kathy Bonewit-West Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Coordinator and Instructor, Medical Assistant Technology, Hocking College, Nelsonville, OH, Former member, Curriculum Review Board of the American Association of Medical Assistants