Study Guide for Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants - 9th Edition - ISBN: 9781455748358, 9780323263184

Study Guide for Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants

9th Edition

Print ISBN: 9781455748358
eBook ISBN: 9780323263184
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 14th February 2014
Page Count: 928


Master the content from your textbook with this helpful study tool! Corresponding to the chapters in Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants, 9th Edition, by Kathy Bonewit-West, this study guide helps you understand and apply the material with exercises, activities, and review questions. Checklists make it easier to practice and gain competency in performing medical assisting procedures.

Key Features

  • Assignment sheets at the beginning of each chapter indicate the upcoming textbook and study guide assignments, and make it easy to prepare for what's coming next.
  • 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.
  • Pre-tests and post-tests provide a quick assessment of your knowledge prior to and after you study each chapter.
  • Key term exercises and assessments help in mastering new vocabulary.
  • Evaluation of Learning questions let you assess your understanding, evaluate your progress, and prepare for the certification examination.
  •  Practice for Competency sections include checklist worksheets to use in practicing clinical skills.
  • Evaluation of Competency checklists evaluate your performance versus stated objectives and performance standards, and include CAAHEP and ABHES standards.
  • Video evaluation activities include true/false questions relating to the procedural videos shown on the Evolve companion website.

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 Preparedness and Assisting with Medical Emergencie


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