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Medical Terminology Demystified
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MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY DEMYSTIFIED

PAPERBACK BY LAYMAN, DALE

£19.99

ISBN
9780071461047
IMPRINT
MCGRAW-HILL PROFESSIONAL
 
 
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PUBLISHER
MCGRAW-HILL EDUCATION - EUROPE
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
400 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
17 NOV 2005

DESCRIPTION

There's no easier, faster, or more practical way to learn the really tough subjects. Medical Terminology Demystified covers all the basic terms of disease and injury, abnormal anatomy and physiology, surgical techniques, drugs, and other therapies - in the context of real, practical health issues. This self-teaching guide comes complete with key points, background information, quizzes at the end of each chapter, and even a final exam.

CONTENTS

Part 1: The Foundations of Medical Terminology Chapter 1: The Basic Ideas or Hey! It's Greek (or Latin) to Me! Chapter 2: Terms of Anatomy, Anesthesia, and Surgery Chapter 3: Terms of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Chapter 4: Terms of Therapy: Feeling Better! TEST: PART 1 Part 2: Cells and Body Defense Chapter 5: Terms of Diagnosis, Immunity, and the Lymphatic System Chapter 6: Terms Related to Disorders of the Cells and Body Tissue TEST: PART 2 PART 3: Bones and Muscles Chapter 7: Terms of Skeletal and Muscular Disorders, or There's Too Much Trouble in This Joint! TEST: PART 3 Part 4: Moving Our Blood and Air Chapter 8: Terms Related to Disorders of the Heart and Blood Vessels Chapter 9: Terms Related to Disorders of the Respiratory System TEST: PART 4 PART 5: Our Body Senses Chapter 10: Terms Related to Disorders of the Glands and Skin Chapter 11: Terms Related to Disorders of the Nervous System and Special Senses TEST: PART 5 Part 6: Welcome to Life in the Land Down Under ! Chapter 12: Terms Related to Disorders of the Digestive Tract Chapter 13: Terms Related to Pregnancy and Urogenital Disorders TEST: PART 6 FINAL EXAM ANSWERS TO QUIZ, TEST, AND EXAM QUESTIONS