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Health Science Fundamentals, 2nd edition

  • Shirley Badasch
  • Doreen Chesebro

Published by Pearson (May 7th 2015) - Copyright © 2016

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Health Science Fundamentals (2-downloads)

ISBN-13: 9780134287133

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Table of contents

Part 1 Becoming a Health Care Worker

1. Introduction to Being a Health Care Worker
2. Understanding Health Care Systems
3. Finding the Right Occupation for You
4. Employability and Leadership
5. Understanding your Legal Obligations
6. Medical Ethics
7. Wellness
8. Teamwork
9. Effective Communications

Part 2 Health Care Knowledge and Skills

10. Medical Terminology
11. Medical Math
12. Measurements and the Scientific Process
13. Your Body and How It Functions
14. Human Growth and Development
15. Mental Illness
16. Nutrition
17. Controlling Infection
18. Patient and Employee Safety
19. Measuring Vital Signs and Other Clinical Skills
20. Medical Assisting and Laboratory Skills
21. Therapeutic Techniques and Sports Medicine
22. Responsibilities of a Dental Assistant

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