Medical Terminology Simplified

Author: Barbara A Gylys
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803640931
Release Date: 2014-03-24
Genre: Medical

The 5th Edition of this popular textbook continues to incorporate the most current trends and approaches to teaching medical terminology. You’ll explore each body system unit through a summary of major combining forms, a comprehensive pathology section, and additional medical records and evaluations, complemented by true-to-life artwork.

Medical Terminology Systems

Author: Barbara A Gylys
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803658684
Release Date: 2017-03-20
Genre: Medical

You’ll begin by learning the parts of word roots, combining forms, suffixes, and prefixes. Then, use your understanding of word parts to learn medical terminology. Mnemonic devices and engaging, interactive activities make word-building fun and easy, ensuring you retain the information you need for success.

Medical Terminology Express

Author: Barbara A Gylys
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803642119
Release Date: 2014-11-24
Genre: Medical

Now in its 2nd edition, Medical Terminology Express adapts Barbara Gylys’s proven word-building techniques for the short-course. Organized by body system, this text shows the connection between anatomical structures and associated medial word roots.

Quick Easy Medical Terminology

Author: Peggy C. Leonard
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323370646
Release Date: 2015-12-04
Genre: Medical

Read, write, and speak medical terms in no time with Leonard’s Quick & Easy Medical Terminology, 8th Edition. Ideal for one-semester courses and self-study, this clear, concise text covers disorders, diagnosis, and treatment with a strong focus on anatomy for an integrated discussion of each body system. Small bits of information are presented then immediately tested for comprehension using a combination of programmed and traditional review questions. With new case studies, terms, and photos, plus help from the companion Evolve site, Quick & Easy Medical Terminology provides you with simple tools for good communication in the health care environment. Brief explanations and a focus on basic word-building skills make this text perfect for shorter, one- or two-credit medical terminology courses or self-study. Moderate anatomy and physiology coverage offers just the right amount of anatomical information to support the terminology presented. Programmed learning improves your comprehension by offering immediate feedback. Review exercises integrated throughout lesson material enable you to test your knowledge and retention of material more frequently for quick reinforcement. Medical reports with review exercises allow you to study terminology in documents similar to those seen in the clinical setting — and practice using terms in real-life situations. Quick Tips located throughout the text provide fun facts and memory aids. Student Evolve resources include games; activities; flash cards; animations, pharmacology, CAM, and genetics appendices; audio terms, and mobile quizzes and flash cards that offer additional opportunities to quickly gauge strong and weak areas in a fun, interactive environment. NEW! 14 additional case studies with exercises let you practice medical terminology in context. NEW! Elsevier’s Adaptive Learning (EAL) updated to accompany the text and provide an engaging, interactive learning experience that transforms textbook information into lasting knowledge. NEW and UPDATED! Terms, definitions, and procedures keep you up-to-date with healthcare advances. NEW! Photos and drawings illustrate difficult terms and procedures more clearly and consistently throughout the text.

Medical Terminology in a Flash

Author: Lisa Finnegan
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803646643
Release Date: 2015-10-23
Genre: Medical

The 3rd Edition of this popular text features an emphasis on meeting the needs of all learning styles by providing a visually rich text, an online learning program, and perforated/tear-out flash cards at the back of the book.

Pharmacology Application in Athletic Training

Author: Brent C Mangus
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803620278
Release Date: 2005-01-11
Genre: Medical

Here's the information students need to know about how drugs work and how they can affect athletic performance. Through "real life" scenarios, students gain insights into the application of pharmacology in their clinical practice—from assisting an athlete who is taking a new medication to recognizing drug-related side effects when a negative reaction is occurring to handling instances of drug abuse. Beginning with an overview of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, the text presents prescription and over-the-counter medications in relation to the injuries or health conditions athletic trainers commonly encounter. Frequently abused substances such as amphetamines, herbals, and anabolic steroids are also addressed. Legal and ethical issues of drug use are presented, such as HIPAA–mandated privacy issues, drug testing, and which drugs are deemed as acceptable or banned according to NCAA and US Olympic standard.

Taber s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary

Author: Donald Venes
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803659407
Release Date: 2017-01-25
Genre: Medical

Taber’s brings meanings to life. Put the language of nursing, medicine and the healthcare professions at your fingertips. In hand, online, or on your mobile device—anywhere and everywhere, Taber’s 23 is the all-in-one, go-to source in the classroom, clinical, and beyond. Under the editorial direction of Donald Venes, MD, MSJ, a team of expert consulting editors and consultants representing nearly every health care profession ensures that the content reflects the most current healthcare information.

Fundamentals of Human Physiology

Author: Lauralee Sherwood
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840062253
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Science

Organized around the central theme of homeostasis, FUNDAMENTALS OF HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY is a carefully condensed version of Lauralee Sherwood's HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY: FROM CELLS TO SYSTEMS. It provides clear, current, concise, clinically oriented coverage of physiology. Many analogies and frequent references to everyday experiences help students relate to the physiology concepts presented. Offering helpful art and pedagogical features, Sherwood promotes understanding of the basic principles and concepts of physiology rather than memorization of details and provides a foundation for future careers in the health professions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Imagine What It s Like

Author: Ruth L. Nadelhaft
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
ISBN: 9780824833176
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Fiction

This anthology grew out of Literature Medicine: Humanities at the Heart of Health Care, a national award-winning reading and discussion program for health care professionals that, according to one participant, "renews the heart and soul of health care."

The Complete Textbook of Phlebotomy

Author: Lynn B. Hoeltke
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337284240
Release Date: 2016-12-05
Genre: Medical

With a strong emphasis on hands-on learning, this highly practical text helps you develop the phlebotomy-related knowledge and skills you need to become a confident, competent health care professional. The Fifth Edition accelerates learning by following key topics immediately with relevant exercises, integrating workbook elements and textbook content to deliver a complete learning experience. The text covers the latest professional standards and competencies while thoughtfully connecting them to the realities of practice today. Step-by-step guidelines for more than 20 collection procedures are provided, along with real-life scenarios and prompts emphasizing the phlebotomist's legal and ethical role in patient care decisions. Full-color photographs highlight important steps and relevant equipment, while illustrations depict anatomical components critical to proper technique. In addition, the digital edition includes videos and interactive exercises ideal for today’s learners. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

A Short Course in Medical Terminology

Author: C. Edward Collins
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781469835785
Release Date: 2013-11-05
Genre: Medical

Providing a quick and easy approach to learning medical terminology, A Short Course in Medical Terminology, 3rd Edition and online resources is perfect for use in a 1- or 2- credit course or as continuing education or self-study. Using a concise mnemonic approach, the book’s consistently formatted chapters and word tables show students how to memorize word parts and use word building to learn medical terminology. The book covers terminology related to structure and function, diseases and disorders, abbreviations, medical specialties (including pharmacology), and health professions. The Third Edition engages students with hundreds of fun and engaging in-text, , and online exercises, including new flashcard and audio pronunciation activities, crossword puzzles, Hangman, medical case record and spelling bee questions, figure labeling exercises, and true/false, fill-in-the-blank, and multiple choice exercises. Terms are reviewed in narrative context, with case study exercises and term review. The updated Third Edition includes new case studies that highlight the role medical terminology plays in communication, new online top 200 pharmacology flash cards with audio pronunciations, new photos, and a wide range of additional visual, kinesthetic, and auditory questions that appeal to a wide variety of learning styles and preferences.

Medical Terminology Specialties

Author: Regina M. Masters
Publisher: F A Davis Company
ISBN: 0803609078
Release Date: 2002-10-01
Genre: Medical

Presents an approach to learning medical terminology within areas of specialisation with the aim of teaching the reader to interpret "various types of records encountered in health-care settings [and] foster greater understanding of medical reports and their legal implications." - preface.

Medical Terminology Simplified A Programmed Learning Approach by Body Systems

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 9781467242592
Release Date: 2016-10-16
Genre: Education

Facts101 is your complete guide to Medical Terminology Simplified , A Programmed Learning Approach by Body Systems. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.