Pocket Medical Terminology


Author: Andrew Hutton
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
ISBN: 9780443074561
Category: Medical
Page: 383
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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.

Stedman's Pocket Guide to Medical Language


Author: Stedman's
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780781799812
Category: Medical
Page: 330
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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.

Medical Abbreviations Pocket


Author: Adrian Padurean
Publisher: Borm Bruckmeier Publishing LLC
ISBN: 9781591033219
Category: Medical
Page: 358
View: 1892
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Medical Abbreviations pocket is divided into two sections for your convenience. The first part lists the abbreviations and acronyms alphabetically, while the second one is an index of the expanded terms for reverse searching. * Second edition, completely updated - more than 2,000 new abbreviations * More than 12,000 clinical abbreviations, acronyms and symbols * Keywords listed in alphabetical order for easy access * Completely indexed for reversed searching * Covers all medical specialties * For students, residents, nurses and all other healthcare professionals.

Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary


Author: William Alexander Newman Dorland,Dorland
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: 9781416034209
Category: Medical
Page: 934
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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.

An Introduction to Medical Terminology for Health Care


Author: Andrew R. Hutton
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0443100756
Category: Medical
Page: 383
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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. A knowledge of medical terminology is essential for employment in many health care professions. This attractive and easy to use self-teaching text provides a simple, interactive and comprehensive guide to the language of medicine.

Concise Pocket Medical Dictionary


Author: UN Panda
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 9351525805
Category: Medical
Page: 802
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Concise Pocket Medical Dictionary defines terms across a broad range of subjects including anatomy, physiology, medicine, surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology, biochemistry and genetics, as well as in all the major medical and surgical specialities. Most pharmaceutical products currently available on the market are defined in the dictionary. Latest edition, enhanced by over 400 full colour and 33 black and white images and illustrations, and many new entries.

Mosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions


Author: Mosby
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323414273
Category: Medical
Page: 1488
View: 4393
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What does that term mean? How is it even pronounced? Make sense of the complex world of health care with Mosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions, 8th Edition. This comprehensive, portable dictionary offers a unique, strong focus on nursing and health science terminology. Featuring over 56,600 authoritative definitions of diseases, procedures, equipment, drugs, and more, it ensures you have the most reliable health science information right at your fingertips. Word roots and pronunciations help you learn and correctly use medical terminology, and alphabetized screened thumb tabs make finding definitions quick and easy. Emphasis on nursing and health science terminology supports health science students and practicing professionals. Over 56,600 definitions provide you with necessary information. Revised by an experienced educator, Marie O’Toole, and an expert team of health professionals, nurses, and doctors, so definitions are brief, pertinent, and — most important of all — accurate! Practical alphabetical organization without subentries makes it easier for you to find terms. British spellings assist you in recognizing alternate spellings. Pronunciations for key terms help you use terminology correctly in everyday practice. A Spanish/English Appendix and commonly used abbreviations, printed on the front and back endsheets, make dictionary an indispensable reference. Alphabetized screened thumb tabs save you time locating terms. Included etymologies build professional vocabulary and understanding of medical terminology. Small trim size makes dictionary easy to transport.

Medical Terminology Made Incredibly Easy!


Author: N.A
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781788458
Category: Medical
Page: 410
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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.

Churchill Livingstone Pocket Radiography and Medical Imaging Dictionary E-Book


Author: Chris Gunn
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702050172
Category: Medical
Page: 434
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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

Dorland's/Gray's Pocket Atlas of Anatomy E-Book


Author: Richard Drake,A. Wayne Vogl,Adam W. M. Mitchell
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1455703818
Category: Education
Page: 608
View: 809
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This new pocket atlas is your best way to reference anatomy on the go! It combines superb definitions from Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary with phenomenal illustrations from Gray's Anatomy for Students, for an unprecedented level of accuracy and visual clarity. An organization by body region parallels the approach used by most of today's anatomy courses. Terms and descriptions are based on the Terminologia Anatomica, the most widely accepted anatomical nomenclature system. The result is an ideal guide to structures and their definitions . . . great for quick consultation in the dissection lab as well as for convenient study anytime, anywhere! An organization by body region, rather than by organ system, parallels the way most of today's anatomy courses approach the subject and facilitates quick reference. Exquisite full-color artwork from Gray's Anatomy for Students, as well as Standring: Gray's Anatomy, 39th Edition and Sobotta: Atlas of Human Anatomy, 14th Edition, makes structures easy to visualize, remember, and identify. Terms and descriptions based on Terminologia Anatomica ensure conformity with the most widely used and up-to-date international anatomical nomenclature system. Definitions from Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary deliver clarity and accuracy from cover to cover.

Medical Terminology: A Short Course


Author: Davi-Ellen Chabner
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323265243
Category:
Page: 440
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Quickly master the basics of medical terminology and begin speaking and writing terms almost immediately! Using Davi-Ellen Chabner's proven learning method, Medical Terminology: A Short Course, 7th Edition omits time-consuming, nonessential information and helps you build a working medical vocabulary of the most frequently encountered prefixes, suffixes, 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 they're used in practice. With all this plus medical animations, word games, and flash cards on the Evolve companion website, you'll be amazed at how easily medical terminology becomes part of your vocabulary.Self-teaching text/workbook approach reinforces learning every step of the way with labeling diagrams, pronunciation tests, and review sheets throughout the book.Clear, non-technical explanations demystify medical terminology even if you've had little or no background in science or biology."Picture Show" activities, practical case studies, and vignettes demonstrate real-life applications of medical terms in describing describe pathology and procedures.Full-color images illustrate anatomical and pathological terms.""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."First Person" narratives help you understand diseases and conditions from the patient s perspective."Spotlight" feature identifies and clarifies potentially confusing terminology. ""Medical Terminology Check Up"" at the end of each chapter reinforces your understanding of key concepts.Labeled illustrations in the Spanish glossary present Spanish terms for major anatomical structures.A tablet-optimized Evolve companion website includes word games, learning exercises, audio pronunciations, animations, an anatomy coloring book, electronic flash cards, and more. NEW andUPDATEDmedical informationkeeps you current with today s healthcare terminology, and includes new illustrations clarifying difficult concepts and procedures. IMPROVED! Evolve resources" "are now optimized for tablet use, and mobile-optimized versions of the flash cards and quick quizzes make it easier for on-the-go study and review. "

Medical Language Instant Translator -


Author: Davi-Ellen Chabner
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323378447
Category: Medical
Page: 334
View: 3930
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Find quick, practical explanations of specialized medical terminology! Davi-Ellen Chabner’s Medical Language Instant Translator, 6th Edition provides a handy reference that’s ideal for everyday use in the classroom and in the health care environment. Access key information on diagnostic tests and procedures, commonly misunderstood medical terms, and interpreting medical reports. Find coverage of the top 100 prescription drugs, medical abbreviations, symbols, and acronyms, and more. Based on Chabner’s The Language of Medicine, this compact resource makes it easier to understand complicated medical terms and communicate more effectively. Quick, portable access makes it easy to find information on key medical terms, abbreviations, common diagnoses, and more. Medical Terms Easily Confused section helps you distinguish between commonly misunderstood medical terms. Diagnostic Tests and Procedures section addresses commonly performed diagnostic tests and procedures and why they are ordered. Body Systems sections include labeled, full-color illustrations for a handy review of anatomy. Other translations of medical language include sections on acronyms, eponyms, symbols, plurals, surgical terminology and technology, prescription drugs, and complementary and alternative medicine. NEW Understanding Medical Reports section helps you navigate through the terminology and background of clinical procedures and tests. NEW terms and definitions reflect the latest advances in health care. UPDATES provide the latest information on topics such as health care organizations, certifications, and professional designations.

The QuickStudy for Medical Terminology


Author: Barcharts,Corinne B. Linton
Publisher: Quickstudy
ISBN: 9781423202608
Category: Medical
Page: 129
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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"

An Illustrated Guide to Veterinary Medical Terminology


Author: Janet Amundson Romich
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 113312576X
Category: Science
Page: 560
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Providing the ultimate terminology reference for veterinary assistants and technicians, AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO VETERINARY MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY, 4e provides an engaging, systematic approach to learning medical terms and understanding basic principles of veterinary medicine. This user-friendly textbook delivers a unique pedagogical presentation that makes it a comprehensive learning resource. Focusing on how medical terms are formed, analyzed, and defined, the text discusses anatomical landmarks, the positioning of animals, and the relationships between body parts. It also introduces terms used in the animal industry. Case studies illustrate how medical terminology is experienced in real-world practice, and an audio wordlist enables readers to hear the terms they are learning. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Medical Terminology Systems

A Body Systems Approach
Author: Barbara A Gylys,Mary Ellen Wedding
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 0803658680
Category: Medical
Page: 591
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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 for Health Professions, Spiral bound Version


Author: Ann Ehrlich,Carol L. Schroeder,Laura Ehrlich,Katrina A. Schroeder
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 130588714X
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 688
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MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONS, 8E simplifies the process of memorizing complex medical terminology by focusing on the important word parts—common prefixes, suffixes and root words—that provide a foundation for learning hundreds of medical terms. Organized by body systems, chapters follow a logical flow of information: an overview of the body system's structure and functions, a summary of applicable medical specialties, and ultimately pathology, diagnostic, and treatment procedures. An expanded section on complementary and alternative therapies reflects the changing role of holistic health care. A convenient table of abbreviations is included at the end of every chapter, while resourceful appendices offer a listing of abbreviations, a table of word parts and their meanings, and a glossary of pathology and procedures. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

An Introduction to Medical Terminology for Health Care


Author: Andrew R. Hutton
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0443100756
Category: Medical
Page: 383
View: 8588
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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. A knowledge of medical terminology is essential for employment in many health care professions. This attractive and easy to use self-teaching text provides a simple, interactive and comprehensive guide to the language of medicine.

Medical Terminology Express

A Short-Course Approach by Body System
Author: Barbara A Gylys,Regina M Masters
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 0803642113
Category: Medical
Page: 456
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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.

Medical Terminology

Language for Healthcare
Author: Nina Thierer
Publisher: McGraw-Hill College
ISBN: 9780073374727
Category: Medical
Page: 752
View: 1913
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Presents instruction on the basics of anatomy and physiology, offers examples and cases to introduce terms and definitions, and contains a variety of review activities.

Pocket Medical French


Author: Russell Dollinger
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780945585039
Category: Medical
Page: 135
View: 2636
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Since 1992, users of The Pocket Medical Series have discovered just how easy communicating with non-English speaking patients can be. The Pocket Medical Series has assisted thousands of medical personnel throughout the country in diagnosing and treating non-English speaking patients quickly and effectively. These spiral bound, flip chart-like books include over 400 medical phrases divided into 12 useful sections such as: General Questions, Pain, Chest Problems, Abdominal Problems, Ob/Gyn, and Nervous System Disorders. Medical phrases include: "Touch the part of the body that bothers you", to "Do you have chest pain?" to "Have you had a seizure?" All you need to know is how to say three simple phrases in each languages, "Yes", "No", and "I don't know". Additionally, audio tapes of each of these books are also available so that you can listen to the phrases as they should be spoken, the subtle variations in tone and accents, and you can practice the pronunciation of the phrases at your own pace and convenience.