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Quick & easy medical terminology / Peggy C. Leonard.

Leonard, Peggy C., (author.).
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Location: IAHS STACKS R123 .L47 2017
Barcode: 30731101212359
Status: Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780323359207 (pbk)
  • ISBN: 0323359205 (pbk)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 437 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 8th edition.
  • Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, 2017

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 419) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Simplified medical language -- Suffixes and combining forms made easy -- Essential prefixes and more -- Diagnostic procedures and therapeutic interventions -- The body as a whole -- Musculoskeletal system -- Circulatory system -- Respiratory system -- Digestive system -- Urinary system -- Reproductive system -- Integumentary system -- Nervous system and psychologic disorders -- Special sense organs of the peripheral nervous system -- Endocrine system.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Medicine > Terminology.
Terminology as Topic.
Genre: Programmed Instruction.