Introduction to Medical Terminology, 1st Edition

  • Ann Ehrlich Goddard College
  • Carol L. Schroeder University of Wisconsin
  • ISBN-10: 140181137X
  • ISBN-13: 9781401811372
  • 320 Pages Hardcover 
  • © 2004 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $70.25 
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Overview

Introduction to Medical Terminology emphasizes learning medical terminology by word part and usage and is organized by body systems. The practice software includes exercises, games and pronunciation of medical terminology. A workbook offers a wide-variety of learning exercises from matching and multiple choice to spelling and abbreviations to true/false and word building.


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Features/Benefits

  • �Career Spotlight� focuses on the experiences of real health care professionals. A different career is highlighted in each chapter.
  • �Study Break� presents interesting health care trivia to keep the readers engaged in the text.
  • �Review Time� features exercises to reinforce the material in each lesson.
  • Vocabulary lists with pronunciations at the beginning of each chapter alerts reader to key terms.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Medical Terminology
Chapter 2: The Human Body in Health and Disease
Chapter 3: The Skeletal System
Chapter 4: The Muscular System
Chapter 5: The Cardiovascular System
Chapter 6: The Lymphatic and Immune Systems
Chapter 7: The Respiratory System
Chapter 8: The Digestive System
Chapter 9: The Urinary System
Chapter 11: Special Senses: The Eyes and Ears
Chapter 12 Skin: The Integumentary System
Chapter 13: The Endocrine System
Chapter 14: The Reproductive Systems
Chapter 15: Diagnostic Procedures and Pharmacology
Appendix A: Prefixes, Word Roots (Combining Forms), and Suffixes
Appendix B: Abbreviations and Meanings
Appendix C: Glossary of Pathology and Procedures
Index

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Computerized Testbank  (ISBN-10: 1401811396 | ISBN-13: 9781401811396)

A database of over 1,500 questions and answers from which to build tests and quizzes for each chapter of the book.


Workbook  (ISBN-10: 140181140X | ISBN-13: 9781401811402)

Includes Learning Exercises, Word Part Review Section, Comprehensive Medical Terminology Review, and Flashcards.

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Instructor's Manual  (ISBN-10: 1401811388 | ISBN-13: 9781401811389)

Includes: Course Planning Tips; Tips for New Teachers; Chapter Resources; Answer Keys for Exercises; Classroom Quizzes; Review Session Activities; 100 question Mid-Term and 150 question Final Exam with Answer Keys.


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Workbook  (ISBN-10: 140181140X | ISBN-13: 9781401811402)

Get the extra practice you need to succeed in your medical terminology course with this hands-on Student Workbook. Designed to help you master the problem-solving skills and concepts presented in INTRODUCTION TO MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY, 1st Edition, this practical, easy-to-use workbook reinforces key concepts and promotes skill building.

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Studyware  (ISBN-10: 1111537933 | ISBN-13: 9781111537937)

Succeed in your medical terminology course and have fun with Studyware software! This dynamic resource is packed with interactive games, quizzes, and other resources that your mastery of key concepts in the corresponding chapter in your textbook.

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CD-ROM Lab Pack  (ISBN-10: 1401871631 | ISBN-13: 9781401871635)

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Bundle Text with Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1401845878 | ISBN-13: 9781401845872)

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Meet the Author

About the Author

Ann Ehrlich

Ann Ehrlich is an experienced teacher, professional author and life-long student. She has written numerous books on health topics such as dental assisting, practice management, speech therapy and lymphedema, and has been considered one of the leading experts in the field of medical terminology since 1988.

Carol L. Schroeder

Carol L. Schroeder has been working over 15 years to find innovative ways to present medical terminology at a level appropriate for this text's students. Her background in technical writing, translating and research is invaluable in continuously updating the content and in creating new activities and approaches, such as the Simplified Syllabus, to enable instructors to present engaging courses that help all students succeed.

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