The Language of Medicine - Text and Elsevier Adaptive Learning Package

10th Edition


  • Davi-Ellen Chabner
    • Not Applicable ISBN 9780323288125

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    Table of Contents

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

    • Medical Word Parts to English
    • English to Medical Word Parts

    Appendix I: Plurals
    Appendix II: Abbreviations, Acronyms, Eponyms, and Symbols
    Appendix III: Normal Hematologic Reference Values and Implications of Abnormal Results
    Appendix IV: Drugs
    Appendix V: Complementary and Alternative Medicine Terms


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    About the author

    Davi-Ellen Chabner

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Newton Centre, MA