Author: Andrew Hutton
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
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.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Written in the award-winning, lighthearted Incredibly Easy! style, this book is an excellent aid to understanding and retention of medical terminology. The first chapter focuses on key concepts of medical terminology, including common word components. Subsequent chapters cover individual body systems, providing in-depth definitions that connect words to their meanings. This Third Edition features new chapters on obstetric and mental health terms and expanded "Pump Up Your Pronunciation" charts. Two eight-page full-color inserts offer a closer look at anatomical terminology. A companion Website offers student and instructor ancillaries including a pronunciation guide with hundreds of terms, "Pump Up Your Pronunciation" study cards, practice exercises, PowerPoint presentations, and a test generator. Online Tutoring powered by Smarthinking--Online tutoring, powered by Smarthinking, gives students access to expert nursing and allied health science educators whose mission, like yours, is to achieve success. Students can access live tutoring support, critiques of written work, and other valuable tools.
Author: Janet Amundson Romich
Publisher: Cengage Learning
An Illustrated Guide to Veterinary Medical Terminology is an excellent resource for the practicing animal health care professional. Organized by body system and species-specific chapters, this comprehensive guide is perfect for learning or reviewing common veterinary terms used in the field. Numerous line drawings and photographs reinforce understanding of the sometimes difficult terminology through visual learning. A workbook format encourages learning through interactive activities and exercises. Appendices provide quick access to frequently used prefixes, suffixes, and abbreviations.
Author: Davi-Ellen Chabner
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Quickly master the basics of medical terminology and begin speaking and writing terms almost immediately! Using Davi-Ellen Chabner's proven learning methods, Medical Terminology: A Short Course, 6th Edition omits time-consuming, nonessential information and helps you build a working medical vocabulary of the most frequently encountered suffixes, prefixes, and word roots. Medical terms are introduced in the context of human anatomy and physiology to help you understand exactly what they mean, and case studies, vignettes, and activities demonstrate how medical terms are used in practice. With all this plus medical animations, word games, and flash cards on the companion Evolve website, you'll be amazed at how easily medical terminology becomes part of your vocabulary. Simple, clear, non-technical explanations demystify medical terminology even if you've had little or no background in medicine or science. Self-teaching text/workbook approach reinforces learning every step of the way with labeling diagrams, pronunciation tests, and review sheets throughout the book. Full-color images illustrate anatomical and pathological terms. UNIQUE Picture Show activities, practical case studies, and vignettes demonstrate real-life applications of medical terms. Spotlight feature identifies and clarifies potentially confusing terminology. Audio pronunciations and definitions help you pronounce terms correctly and commit their definitions to memory. Labeled illustrations in the Spanish glossary present Spanish terms used in the healthcare setting. A companion Evolve website includes word games, learning exercises, audio pronunciations, animations, an anatomy coloring book, electronic flash cards, and more. First Person vignettes provide personal narratives to help you understand diseases and conditions from a patient's perspective. Principal Diagnosis feature shows how medical terms are used in clinical practice by asking you to read physician notes about a case and determine the patient's principal diagnosis. Medical Terminology Check Up at the end of each chapter reinforces key concepts. New and updated medical information keeps you current with today's healthcare terminology and includes new and re-drawn illustrations.
Author: Chris Gunn
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. It is a dictionary of terms used in imaging departments covering radiography, radiotherapy, imaging, radionuclide imaging, ultrasound, MRI, associated medical terms, associated anatomical terms, quality assurance, computers, physics. Historical and modern terminology included Comprehensive Illustrated
An Integrative, Teamwork-Based Approach
Author: Sharon Eagle,Cindi Brassington,Candace Dailey,Cheri Goretti
Publisher: F.A. Davis
This new textbook uses a multidisciplinary, integrated approach to learning that truly reflects the real world in which MAs practice, whether they're focused on the front or back office. From beginning to end, it offers comprehensive, competency-based coverage, complemented by an emphasis on multiple learning styles to better meet the needs of your students. Mastery of all the knowledge and skills that lead to CMA(AAMA) or RMA certification, plus flexibility, versatility, teamwork, and professionalism in the workplace, are the hallmarks of a successful and rewarding career as a Medical Assistant.
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Stay current with all the latest terminology in today’s ever-evolving medical field with the 29th Edition of Dorland’s Pocket Medical Dictionary. Based on Dorland’s Illustrated Medical Dictionary, the most trusted medical dictionary used by today’s health care professionals, this portable and user-friendly resource puts dependable and indispensable information at your fingertips. Quickly find what you need from among 36,000+ medical terms, including more than 3,100 new and revised entries reflecting the most important changes in medicine. You’ll also have full-color images throughout, a PIN code to download a spell checker, and a 32-page set of color anatomical plates including 19 plates from the Netter collection. At any stage in your career, this pocket-sized reference is the convenient, portable way to access Dorland’s — the first and last word in medicine for over 110 years. Find dependable definitions for the most essential medical terms with content based on Dorland’s Illustrated Medical Dictionary, the most trusted medical dictionary used by today’s health care professionals. Visualize medical concepts with full-color illustrations used throughout the text. Better understand anatomy by viewing a special 32-page set of color anatomical plates, including 19 plates from the Netter collection. Carry Dorland’s to the lab, the classroom, or the office thanks to its small, portable format. Keep up with today’s ever-evolving and expanding medical terminology with 3,100+ new and revised entries. Enhance your understanding of complex information with 227 full-color illustrations, including 80 brand-new images, and 32 color anatomical plates, 19 from the Netter collection Find more adjectival forms within many definitions to better cover all parts of speech. Conveniently check spelling by downloading Dorland’s Electronic Medical Speller Essentials. Find what you are looking for quickly with the help of the handy thumb index.
A Multiple Learning Styles Approach
Author: Sharon Eagle
Publisher: F A Davis Company
Learn the ins and outs of medical terminology with a straightforward, easy-to-follow approach. Now in its Second Edition, this multimedia, interactive resource meets the needs of every learning style by providing a visually rich text; perforated/tear-out flash cards at the back of the book; and a wealth of online learning tools. -Learning Style Tips to make studying easier -Color-coded prefixes, suffixes, and combining forms that directly correspond with the color-coded flash cards described below -Chapter exercises for immediate application of content learned -Answer key in the back of the book -Helpful, user-friendly icons throughout to guide learning -Full-color anatomical illustrations of body systems -Updates that include more word parts, pathological terms, and expanded A&P content -More than 300 full-color flash cards -Perfectly sized to fit in your pocket to study whenever and wherever you want -Color-coded to correspond directly to the material in the book
Author: William Alexander Newman Dorland,Dorland
Thoroughly revised to reflect the latest advances in medicine, this 28th edition delivers accurate, clear, and up-to-date definitions in a highly compact, easy-to-use format. Bonus software lets users add hundreds of thousands of medical terms to their computer's spellchecker.
Guide and Workbook
Author: Angela Taibo
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Veterinary Medical Terminology Guide and Workbookprovides a user-friendly guide for gaining an understanding ofveterinary medical terms, from phonetic spelling and meanings ofprefixes, suffixes, and roots to more in-depth explanations ofterminology. Introductory chapters explain the basicprinciples of using medical terminology in veterinary medicine,with later chapters organized by body system, covering anatomy,terminology, and abbreviations in a consistent format. Carefully designed to engage the reader, each chapter includes tipboxes, case studies, word lists, and review exercises to promotelearning, and a companion website also provides a pronunciationguide, flash cards, teaching PowerPoints, and additionalimages. Species-specific chapters on the horse, ruminants, exotics, andlab animals offer a unique study of terms specific to thesespecies, making this a truly comprehensive resource. Appendices provide quick access to information on thepronunciation, spelling, and meaning of word parts and commonlyused abbreviations. Helpful to both veterinary and veterinarytechnician students and those in practice, Veterinary MedicalTerminology Guide and Workbook is an essential resource tolearning veterinary terminology and using correct medical terms indaily practice.
Author: Beverley Henderson,Jennifer Lee Dorsey
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
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.
Publisher: Elsevier India
Stay current with all the latest terminology in today's ever-evolving medical field with the 29th Edition of Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary. Based on Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary, the most trusted medical dictionary used by today's health care professionals, this portable and user-friendly resource puts dependable and indispensable information at your fingertips. Quickly find what you need from among 36,000+ medical terms, including more than 3,100 new and revised entries reflecting the most important changes in medicine. You'll also have full-color images throughout, a PIN code to download a spell checker, and a 32-page set of color anatomical plates including 19 plates from the Netter collection. At any stage in your career, this pocket-sized reference is the convenient, portable way to access Dorland's - the first and last word in medicine for over 110 years. Find dependable definitions for the most essential medical terms with content based on Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary, the most trusted medical dictionary used by today's health care professionals. Visualize medical concepts with full-color illustrations used throughout the text. Better understand anatomy by viewing a special 32-page set of color anatomical plates, including 19 plates from the Netter collection. Carry Dorland's to the lab, the classroom, or the office thanks to its small, portable format.
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
This convenient, concise version of the best-selling Mosby’s Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Health Professions provides condensed definitions to incorporate only the most essential information. Mosby’s Pocket Dictionary includes all of the information you need, including content on diseases, procedures, equipment, drugs, and so much more. Screened thumb tabs make it easy to locate definitions quickly, and a list of common medical abbreviations printed in the front and back covers make this a perfect reference for clinical practice. UNIQUE! Emphasis on nursing and health science terminology makes this the most useful pocket dictionary for students and practitioners in nursing and health professions. Its small size makes it easy to transport, and the sturdy, flexible cover increases the durability. The practical, straightforward alphabetical organization with no subentries and easy-to-use thumb tabs make it easy to find and understand information. UNIQUE! A section on nursing diagnoses with entries for all NANDA-approved nursing diagnoses prepares you for real-world practice. British spellings for selected entries help you recognize alternate spellings. Etymologies aid your understanding of medical terminology and help you develop a professional vocabulary. Pronunciations provided for key entries help you use terminology correctly in everyday practice. Includes 38,700 definitions, with over 5,000 new and 25,000 revised definitions, to reflect the latest information in all areas of nursing, medicine, and health professions. UNIQUE! Current definitions for all NANDA nursing diagnoses, NIC (Nursing Interventions Classifications) and NOC (Nursing Outcomes Classifications) ensure you have the most up-to-date information for clinical documentation, communication, and care evaluation.
Author: Alfonso R. Gennaro
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies
Reference guide to chemical, medical, paramedical, surgical, and pharmacological terms
Continuously in print for more than 120 years, Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary, 30th Edition, includes the most often-used terminology from Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary, the world's most trusted medical dictionary. Concise terms, carefully selected illustrations, and a convenient, portable size make this the #1 choice of a wide variety of students and professionals. More than 36,000 entries, a 32-page set of high-quality anatomical plates, and 257 full-color illustrations keep you fully informed and put dependable medical information at your fingertips. Includes nearly 2,000 new and revised entries, 30 new illustrations, and an expanded section on combining word forms in medical terminology. Features a portable, sturdy paperback format that fits easily into a backpack, ready to carry to the lab, the classroom, or the office. Includes one year of free access to DorlandsOnline.com, which contains the complete content of Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary - approximately 124,000 detailed entries. Widely used by medical students and allied health professionals in many fields.
Basic Medical Terms Translation from English to Malay and Vice Versa
Author: Robert Chen, M.d.
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
A pocket handbook for medical students, house officers and young medical doctors who are taught medicine in English but have to communicate in Malay language to most of the Malay/Indonesian speaking patients.
Providing a quick reference to key medical terminology and associated information, this book covers the building blocks of medical terminology such as how to form medical terms, common prefixes, and pronunciation guidelines. A CD-ROM includes audio English and Spanish pronunciations.