Each chapter in the volume features outlines, objectives, line drawings, pronunciation keys and worksheets for immediate feedback. The book uses word-building and the body-systems approach to teach terminology. Medical records sections relate the content to real-life situations.
Basic elements of a medical work; suffixes - surgical, diagnostic, symptomatic and related; suffixes - adjective, noun, diminutive, singular, plural; prefixes; body structure; integumentary system; gastrointestinal system; respiratory system; gastrointestinal system; respiratory system; cardiovascular system; blood, lymph and immune systems; musculoskeletal system; genitourinary system; female reproductive system; endocrine system; nervous system; special senses. Appendices: answer key; abbreviations; index of medical word elements; index of genetic disorders; index of diagnostic imaging procedures; index of pharmacology; index of oncological terms.
Medical Terminology: A System Approach by Barbara Gylys
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