Quick Medical Terminology

A Self-Teaching Guide

Author: Shirley Soltesz Steiner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780471480822

Category: Medical

Page: 320

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Expand your working medical vocabulary Work at your own pace to master the latest terms andtechniques Learn all the essential Greek and Latin building blocks Learn at your own pace with the guidebook that has sold over400,000 copies What word is used to describe a fatty tumor? Why are qualifiersnecessary in medical terminology? How does kinesialgia occur? Whatdoes "involution" mean? With Quick Medical Terminology: ASelf-Teaching Guide, Fourth Edition, you'll discover theanswers to these questions and many more. Using a unique word-building system that begins with a review ofGreek and Latin word roots, Shirley Steiner provides the toolsnecessary for building and sustaining a large working repertoire ofmedical terms. This new fourth edition helps readers understand thesimple logic behind hundreds of seemingly incomprehensible words,featuring new review exercises and up-to-date examples. Thestep-by-step, clearly structured format of Quick MedicalTerminology makes it fully accessible, providing an easilyunderstood, comprehensive overview. Like all Self-Teaching Guides, Quick Medical Terminologyallows you to build gradually on what you have learned-at your ownpace. Questions and self-tests reinforce the information in eachchapter and allow you to skip ahead or focus on specific areas ofconcern. Packed with useful, up-to-date information, this clear,concise volume is a valuable learning tool and reference source forpractitioners and students who need to expand, improve, or refreshtheir medical vocabularies.
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Quick Medical Terminology

Author: Genevieve Love Smith,Phyllis E. Davis

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9780471542674

Category: Medical

Page: 304

View: 7141

More than 300,000 allied health practitioners—including medical technicians, nurses, CPT and ICD-9 coders, medical secretaries, receptionists, transcribers, physician’s office managers and billers, record analysts and clinical laboratory technicians—know the right medical term when it counts, thanks to… Quick Medical Terminology A Self-Teaching Guide/3rd Edition More than 300,000 people in medicine and medical-related industries used the first two editions of Quick Medical Terminology to expand their working medical vocabularies. Besides teaching you over 500 medical terms, it shows you how to recognize and use thousands of other words on the job. What makes this Self-Teaching Guide so successful is its unique word-building system that begins by familiarizing you with the Greek and Latin prefixes, suffixes, word roots and word forms that are the building blocks of nearly all modern medical terminology. And once you’ve mastered these building blocks and understand the simple logic behind how they are combined to form medical terms, the job of learning the hundreds of words you’ll need on the job is a piece of cake! Quick Medical Terminology, 3rd Edition is specially programmed to allow you to work at your own pace with prerequisites, objectives, and tests to check your progress. This 3rd Edition has been updated to include the latest techniques, terminology and advances in the field of medicine.
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Quick & Easy Medical Terminology

Author: Peggy C. Leonard

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323370640

Category: Medical

Page: 456

View: 9299

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.
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A Quick Reference to Medical Terminology

Author: Juanita J. Davies

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780766840607

Category: Medical

Page: 310

View: 9508

This is a must-have, on-the-spot, quick reference tool for medical terminology. Medical terms, especially multisyllabic ones such as laryngotracheobronchitis, can be overwhelming, but with this quick reference, definitions are easy to find and understand. And the information is made handy anytime and anywhere! Features Alphabetical order of terms makes it easy to search for information. Terms using the same word element are "chunked" together to make them easier to learn and remember. Comprehensive appendices provide common prefixes and suffixes, rules for forming plurals, a pronunciation table and illustrations. An easy-to-learn system is provided to help the user analyze medical words into their word elements (prefixes, roots, suffixes) then define and combine the elements to determine definitions. Memory Keys associate words and word elements with interesting facts about their derivation throughout the book.
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Medizinische Terminologie

Lehr- und Arbeitsbuch

Author: Wolfgang Caspar

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 3131518626

Category: Medical

Page: 240

View: 3359

Akute monozytäre Leukämie? Antiphlogistika? Gastroskopie? Caput humeri? Als Medizinstudent und besonders als Arzt ist es wichtig, sich medizinisch korrekt auszudrücken. Mit diesem Buch lernst Du den souveränen Umgang mit der Fachsprache. - Schnellkurs zur lateinischen Sprache (Wortstämme,Deklinationen etc.) - Begriffserklärungen und Vokabeltabellen zur Anatomie und Klinik (mit englischen Begriffen,nach Organsystemen geordnet) - Kapitel zur Embryologie, Histologie, Pharmazie,Redewendungen - Mehr als 200 Übungen plus Lösungen
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Medical Terminology Quick and Concise

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1467253731

Category: Education

Page: 492

View: 3506

Facts101 is your complete guide to Medical Terminology Quick and Concise. 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.
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Quick and Easy Medical Terminology 6th

Medicine, Medicine

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1467240087

Category: Education

Page: 499

View: 5956

Facts101 is your complete guide to Quick and Easy Medical Terminology 6th. 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.
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A Short Course in Medical Terminology

Author: C. Edward Collins

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469835789

Category: Medical

Page: 468

View: 2873

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.
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The QuickStudy for Medical Terminology

Author: Barcharts,Corinne B. Linton

Publisher: Quickstudy

ISBN: 9781423202608

Category: Medical

Page: 129

View: 1690

The new QuickStudy Booklets cover the key information on some of the toughest courses today, helping students boost their grades. The books are presented in the clear, concise format readers have come to expect from QuickStudy.Covers every aspect of medical terminology related to the body and its use in the field.Helps decode medical terminology, including basic term sets, abbreviations, acronyms and more.The Medical Terminology booklet contains 140 full-color pages and includes:ruled terms = finding info quicklystudy hintstable of contentscomprehensive glossarybroken out by body systemscolor-coded chaptersmeasures 4.25" x 7.5"
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Quick & Easy Medical Terminology with Medical Terminiology Online Access Code Package

Author: Peggy C. Leonard

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN: 9781455772452

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

View: 6889

This money-saving package includes the 7th edition of Medical Terminology Online for Quick & Easy Medical Terminology Access Card (6x9), shrink-wrapped together with the 7th edition of Quick & Easy Medical Terminology Textbook.
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Medical Terminology Quick & Concise

A Programmed Learning Approach

Author: Marjorie Canfield Willis

Publisher: Lww

ISBN: 9780781765343

Category: Medical

Page: 372

View: 2834

A programmed self-study of medical terminology presents review sections and questions and anwers covering anatomic structures and health care records.
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Quick and Easy Medical Terminology - Text and Elsevier Adaptive Learning Package

Author: Peggy C. Leonard

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780323289085

Category: Medical

Page: 432

View: 5129

Corresponding chapter-by-chapter to Quick & Easy Medical Terminology, 7e, Elsevier Adaptive Learning combines the power of brain science with sophisticated, patented Cerego algorithms to help you learn faster and remember longer. It's fun; it's engaging; and it's constantly tracking your performance and adapting to deliver content precisely when it's needed to ensure core information is transformed into lasting knowledge. An individual study schedule reduces cognitive workload and helps you become a more effective learner by automatically guiding the learning and review process. The mobile app offers a seamless learning experience between your smartphone and the web with your memory profile maintained and managed in the cloud. UNIQUE! Your memory strength is profiled at the course, chapter, and item level to identify personal learning and forgetting patterns. UNIQUE! Material is re-presented just before you would naturally forget it to counteract memory decay. A personalized learning pathway is established based on your learning profile, memory map, and time required to demonstrate information mastery. The comprehensive student dashboard allows you to view your personal learning progress.
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Medical Terminology For Dummies

Author: Beverley Henderson,Jennifer Lee Dorsey

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118944054

Category: Medical

Page: 384

View: 7489

Grasp and retain the fundamentals of medical terminology quicklyand easily Don't know a carcinoma from a hematoma? This friendly guideexplains how the easiest way to remember unfamiliar,often-tongue-twisting words is to learn their parts: the prefix,root, and suffix. Medical Terminology For Dummies breaksdown the words you'll encounter in your medical terminology courseand gives you plain-English explanations and examples to help youmaster definitions, pronunciations, and applications across allmedical fields. For many, the language of medicine and healthcare can beconfusing, and frequently presents the greatest challenge tostudents – this guide was designed to help you overcome thisproblem with ease! Packed with ideas, study materials, quizzes,mind maps, and games to help you retain the information, MedicalTerminology For Dummies quickly gets you up to speed on medicalprefixes, suffixes, and root words so you'll approach evenunfamiliar medical terms with confidence and ease. Bone up on words that describe and are related to the body'ssystems Correctly pronounce and understand the meanings of medicalterms Find tricks and study tips for memorizing words Build your knowledge with helpful word-building activities If you're working toward a certification or degree in a medicalor healthcare field, or if you're already on the job, MedicalTerminology For Dummies is the fast and easy way to learn thelingo.
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Medical Terminology Quick and Concise Pkg

Author: Marjorie Canfield Willis

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780781795722

Category: Medical

Page: 372

View: 513

Online Course Access Code and Textbook Packaged for Medical Terminology: Quick and Concise Compatibility: BlackBerry® OS 4.1 or Higher / iPhone/iPod Touch 2.0 or Higher /Palm OS 3.5 or higher / Palm Pre Classic / Symbian S60, 3rd edition (Nokia) / Windows Mobile™ Pocket PC (all versions) / Windows Mobile Smartphone / Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP/Vista/Tablet PC
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Essentials of Medical Terminology

Author: Juanita J. Davies

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1401890199

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 496

View: 8344

No prior exposure to medical terms? No problem! Designed for short medical terminology courses, this essentials-level learning resource uses simple language you can understand. Organized by body system, early chapters help you learn the foundation of medical word building with a basic analysis of medical terms, common anatomical roots, suffixes, and prefixes. Body system chapters present anatomy and physiology, terminology, common diseases, pronunciation, and abbreviations. Have fun while learning by taking quizzes, playing interactive games, and watching animations on the StudyWARE CD-ROM! Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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BMA Illustrated Medical Dictionary

Essential A-Z quick reference to over 5,500 medical terms

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1409349667

Category: Medical

Page: 608

View: 9592

A-Z quick reference to over 5,500 medical terms The BMA Illustrated Medical Dictionary, 3rd Edition is just what the doctor ordered - the only full colour illustrated dictionary with easy-to-follow explanations for over 5,500 medical terms. Inside you'll find more than just basic definitions; entries for conditions define the ailment, explain how it affects the patient, and outline possible treatments. Key conditions are accompanied by full-coloured images to improve your understanding. From exploring a dental abscess diagram to discovering the symptoms and causes of asthma, stay one step ahead of your family's ailments following this A-Z guide. Fully updated and revised with the latest information on anatomical terms, disorders, essential tests and drugs so whatever you're dealing with, you're fully in the know. The BMA Illustrated Medical Dictionary, 3rd Edition is a must-have for your family bookshelf.
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Fundamentals of Nursing, 8th Ed. + Medical Terminology Quick & Concise + Focus on Adult Health + PrepU + Henke's Med-MatLWW DocuCare, 7th Ed. + Gerontological Nursing, 8th Ed. + Taylor's Clinical Nursing Skills, 4th Ed. + Fundamentals of Nursing, 8th Ed.

North American Edition

Author: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins,Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781496304605

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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This package contains the following products: 9780781765343 Willis Medical Terminology Quick & Concise Book 9781582558776 Pellico Focus on Adult Health, PrepU is automatically provided 9781608317998 Buchholz Henke's Med-Math 711/29/2011 IP Book 74.99 25.0000 56.24 56.24 9781451186147 Lippincott Williams &Wilkins DocuCare, One-Year Access 9781451172775 Eliopoulos Gerontological Nursing 8e 9781451185614 Taylor Fundamentals of Nursing, North American Edition 8e 9781451192711 Lynn Taylor's Clinical Nursing Skills 4e 9781469881782 Taylor PrepU for Taylor's Fundamentals of Nursing 8e
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Pocket Medical Terminology

Author: Andrew Hutton

Publisher: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 9780443074561

Category: Medical

Page: 383

View: 9376

This pocket-sized, medical term "dictionary" organizes entries according to body systems and medical topics, making specific words easy to locate. Quick reference boxes in each section enable users to look up terms according to common names or learn the medical terminology for common words, and page numbers are provided to facilitate cross-referencing. Small, "pocket guide" format is convenient and easy to use in any setting. Numerous features promote easy referencing of information, including page numbers and quick reference boxes. Medical terminology definitions and content is relevant to all areas of health care.
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