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Exploring Medical Language A Student-Directed Approach

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ISBN-10: 0323113400

ISBN-13: 9780323113403

Edition: 9th 2014

Authors: Myrna LaFleur Brooks, Danielle LaFleur Brooks

List price: $55.99
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Introducing Exploring Medical Language, 9th Edition: an innovative learning resource that helps you master medical terminology on your terms. At the heart of Exploring Medical Language is the student-friendly worktext, which gradually helps you build an understanding of medical terminology by first introducing you to word parts and then combining the parts into full medical terms that make sense. Add print and electronic flashcards, engaging interactive games, on-the-go audio reinforcement, and an extensive arsenal of other student-friendly learning tools, and you have everything you need to become fluent in medical terminology in no time!Integrated online learning tools offer a variety of unique ways to master medical terminology:interactive games and activitieselectronic flashcardsanatomy and physiology tutorialscareer videosquizzesBody Spectrum program5,000-term English/Spanish glossaryClinical case studies and medical reports encourage critical thinking and information application.More than 400 flashcards provide immediate review material.Systematic book organization gradually builds your understanding of medical terminology by first introducing you to word parts and then combining the parts to build the terms. Margin boxes detail important information such as medical terminology facts and tips, historical information, weblinks, and complementary and alternative medicine terms. NEW! Quick Quizzes offer gradable and email-able assessments to help you quickly gauge your understanding of key chapter concepts and terms. UPDATED! More electronic health records and sample patient information prepare you for the growing use of EHRs in healthcare settings. UPDATED! New terms and abbreviations reflect the latest advances in technology and the healthcare delivery system.IMPROVED! New and updated drawings and photos keep you ahead of current technology and healthcare processes.NEW! Pageburst eBook interactive features help you improve your understanding of medical terminology with immediate feedback.
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Book details

List price: $55.99
Edition: 9th
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Mosby
Publication date: 1/14/2014
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 880
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 4.488
Language: English

Introduction to Word Parts and Human Body Structure
Introduction to Medical Language and Online Learning
Body Structure, Color, and Oncology
Directional Terms, Planes, Positions, Regions, and Quadrants
Body Systems
Integumentary System
Respiratory System and Introduction to Diagnostic Procedures and Tests
Urinary System
Male Reproductive System
Female Reproductive System
Obstetrics and Neonatology
Cardiovascular, Immune, and Lymphatic Systems and Blood
Digestive System
Eye
Ear
Musculoskeletal System
Nervous System and Behavioral Health
Endocrine System
Appendixes (Print Only)
Combining Forms, Prefixes, and Suffixes Alphabetized According to Word Part
Combining Forms, Prefixes, and Suffixes Alphabetized According to Definition
Abbreviations
Pharmacology Terms
Appendixes (Evolve)
Additional Combining Forms, Prefixes, and Suffixes
Health Care Delivery Terms
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Therapies
Behavioral Health Terms
Clinical Research Terms
Nutrition Terms
Dental Terms
Health Information Technology Terms
Illustration Credits Bibliography