Higher Education

Milady's MediSpa Dictionary, 1st Edition

  • Pamela Hill
  • ISBN-10: 1439060282  |  ISBN-13: 9781439060285
  • 252 Pages
  • © 2012 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $35.00
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About

Overview

Milady's Medispa Dictionary is a convenient reference which provides students with clear and concise definitions to the terminology they will need every day while in lecture and in their treatment rooms. An alphabetical dictionary, along with anatomy and physiology and medical terminology information help them better understand and apply their skills.

Features and Benefits

  • A full chapter on anatomy and physiology is provided.
  • Nearly 200 photographs and illustrations will help you easily understand concepts and definitions.
  • Contains special information specific to medical spas.
  • Includes common skin diseases, common drugs and medical terminology to provide the most comprehensive information available.
  • Pronunciation guide is provided for particularly difficult words.

Table of Contents

1. Successful Communication in the Medispa.
2. The Importance of Understanding Anatomy and Physiology.
3. Medical Terminology.
Dictionary of Terms.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

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Instructor Supplements

Massage Therapist's Guide to Client Safety & Wellness  (ISBN-10: 1428319220 | ISBN-13: 9781428319226)

Massage Therapist's Guide to Client Safety and Wellness is intended for future and current massage therapists alike. If you are a student or are a practicing massage therapist how many times have you asked, "What if?" questions throughout your experience and, for example, questions like: "What if my client falls off the massage table? What if my client stops breathing? What if my client develops a strange rash during the massage?" This handbook will provide answers to those questions and many others. This title is tabbed by chapter and includes First Aid and CPR, common conditions, step-by-step directions for providing a safe work environment and much more! It offers a quick reference format with easy to follow step-by-step instructions, full-color photographs, illustrations and diagrams throughout for easy identification and instructions, detailed index for easy cross-reference and appendices with important references and information. Safety checklists for each topic are enclosed at the beginning of each applicable chapter as well as a general checklist at the beginning of the book. This all encompassing reference will ensure a safer massage practice.

List Price = $47.95  | CengageBrain Price = $47.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $38.75

Student Supplements

Massage Therapist's Guide to Client Safety & Wellness  (ISBN-10: 1428319220 | ISBN-13: 9781428319226)

Massage Therapist's Guide to Client Safety and Wellness is intended for future and current massage therapists alike. If you are a student or are a practicing massage therapist how many times have you asked, "What if?" questions throughout your experience and, for example, questions like: "What if my client falls off the massage table? What if my client stops breathing? What if my client develops a strange rash during the massage?" This handbook will provide answers to those questions and many others. This title is tabbed by chapter and includes First Aid and CPR, common conditions, step-by-step directions for providing a safe work environment and much more! It offers a quick reference format with easy to follow step-by-step instructions, full-color photographs, illustrations and diagrams throughout for easy identification and instructions, detailed index for easy cross-reference and appendices with important references and information. Safety checklists for each topic are enclosed at the beginning of each applicable chapter as well as a general checklist at the beginning of the book. This all encompassing reference will ensure a safer massage practice.

List Price = $47.95  | CengageBrain Price = $47.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $38.75

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Pamela Hill

Pamela Hill, RN is Chief Executive Officer and president of Facial Aesthetics, the Pamela Hill Institute, and Pamela Hill Skin Care.