Medical Terminology for Healthcare Professionals, 10th edition

  • Jane Rice

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Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals helps you master the modern terminology of healthcare and learn techniques for decoding any new term throughout your career. Written in a clear, concise style, the text provides a solid foundation for developing an understanding the technical language of medicine. You'll be introduced to medical terminology and its essential suffixes and prefixes, and then guided through each key body system. Innovative pedagogy throughout the book offers plenty of opportunities for you to learn, practice, and connect terminology to real-world clients and clinical settings. The 10th Edition has been updated throughout with new art, current happenings in the industry, and expanded review segments.

Published by Pearson (September 18th 2020) - Copyright © 2021

ISBN-13: 9780136873600

Subject: Medical Terminology

Category: Medical Terminology

Table of contents

1. Introduction to Medical Terminology
2. Suffixes and Prefixes
3. Organization of the Body
4. Integumentary System
5. Skeletal System
6. Muscular System
7. Digestive System
8. Cardiovascular System
9. Blood and Lymphatic System
10. Respiratory System
11. Urinary System
12. Endocrine System
13. Nervous System
14. Special Senses: The Ear
15. Special Senses: The Eye
16. Female Reproductive System with an Overview of Obstetrics
17. Male Reproductive System
18. Mental Health

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