Pocket Medical Terminology

Author: Andrew Hutton

Publisher: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 9780443074561

Category: Medical

Page: 383

View: 7672

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

View: 525

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.

Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary

Author: William Alexander Newman Dorland,Dorland

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: 9781416034209

Category: Medical

Page: 934

View: 6275

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.

Medical Abbreviations Pocket

Author: Adrian Padurean

Publisher: Borm Bruckmeier Publishing LLC

ISBN: 9781591033219

Category: Medical

Page: 358

View: 1773

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.

An Introduction to Medical Terminology for Health Care

Author: Andrew R. Hutton

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0443100756

Category: Medical

Page: 383

View: 9817

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

View: 2103

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: 7812

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.

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: 304

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.

An Illustrated Guide to Veterinary Medical Terminology

Author: Janet Amundson Romich

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 113312576X

Category: Science

Page: 560

View: 5496

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 Made Incredibly Easy!

Author: N.A

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781788458

Category: Medical

Page: 410

View: 809

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.

The QuickStudy for Medical Terminology

Author: Barcharts,Corinne B. Linton

Publisher: Quickstudy

ISBN: 9781423202608

Category: Medical

Page: 129

View: 1094

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"

Veterinary Medical Terminology

Guide and Workbook

Author: Angela Taibo

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118774671

Category: Medical

Page: 656

View: 1915

Veterinary Medical Terminology Guide and Workbook provides a user-friendly guide for gaining an understanding of veterinary medical terms, from phonetic spelling and meanings of prefixes, suffixes, and roots to more in-depth explanations of terminology. Introductory chapters explain the basic principles 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 tip boxes, case studies, word lists, and review exercises to promote learning, and a companion website also provides a pronunciation guide, flash cards, teaching PowerPoints, and additional images. Species-specific chapters on the horse, ruminants, exotics, and lab animals offer a unique study of terms specific to these species, making this a truly comprehensive resource. Appendices provide quick access to information on the pronunciation, spelling, and meaning of word parts and commonly used abbreviations. Helpful to both veterinary and veterinary technician students and those in practice, Veterinary Medical Terminology Guide and Workbook is an essential resource to learning veterinary terminology and using correct medical terms in daily practice.

Medical Terminology

An Illustrated Guide

Author: Barbara J. Cohen,Ann DePetris

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1451187564

Category: Medical

Page: 640

View: 2187

Medical Terminology: An Illustrated Guide, 7e by Barbara Janson Cohen uses a stepwise approach to learning medical terminology. Part 1 describes how medical terms are built from word parts; Part 2 introduces body structures, diseases, and treatments; and Part 3 describes each body system. Individual chapters also build on knowledge in stages: the Key Terms sections list the terms most commonly used; more specialized terms are included in a later section entitled “Supplementary Terms.” The current edition includes a robust student ancillary package delivered under the PASSport to Success brand, with assessment exercises, chapter quizzes, and searchable text online, and a complete suite of instructor resources. The addition of PrepU as a packaging option provides a powerful value to students - the online study experience helps them to understand and retain course information and helps instructors to better assess what their students may be struggling with.

Nursing Dictionary Pocket

Author: Suzanne Bowden,Marc Deschka

Publisher: Borm Bruckmeier Pub Llc

ISBN: 9781591032373

Category: Medical

Page: 314

View: 2673

The Nursing Dictionary pocket is a collection of relevant medical terms for nursing professionals. This title includes: * More than 600 pictures, graphics, and tables * Classifications in clearly arranged tables * Explanation of common abbreviations and symbols * Valuable appendix with normal lab values, immunization schedule, periodic table, etc.

Medical Terminology in a Flash!

Author: Lisa Finnegan,Sharon Eagle

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 080364664X

Category: Medical

Page: 635

View: 8405

The 3rd Edition of this popular text features an emphasis on meeting the needs of all learning styles by providing a visually rich text, an online learning program, and perforated/tear-out flash cards at the back of the book.

Churchill Livingstone Medical Dictionary E-Book

Author: Chris Brooker

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 008098245X

Category: Medical

Page: 624

View: 9592

Stay up to date on fast-changing areas of health care with the 75th anniversary edition of this trusted medical dictionary. Expanded coverage familiarizes you with the most current medical terminology in evolving areas such as genetics, complementary therapies, and sports rehabilitation, while detailed illustrations help clarify definitions and ensure confident understanding. Reliable, easy-to-read definitions for more than 12,000 terms. A full-color section that illustrates the body systems in vivid detail. An extensive array of appendices that provide quick access to important information. A concise, compact format that ensures portability and ease-of-use. More than 3,000 new entries present the latest terminology in radiography, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, nutrition, optometry, paramedical terms, pharmacology, sports rehabilitation, anatomical terms, and more. Over 150 2-color illustrations visually reinforce definitions. A companion website includes: A spellchecker tool you can upload to your computer to ensure accuracy when typing medical terms. Full-color illustrations of the major body systems presented in labeled and unlabeled formats so you can test your identification skills and verify your knowledge. 30 additional color photographs that help you identify selected conditions. Basic Life Support (BLS) Algorithms that reflect the latest resuscitation guidelines Links to additional sources of information.

Concise Medical Dictionary

Author: Elizabeth Martin

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199687811

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 864

View: 2712

Written by a team of medical experts, this market-leading illustrated dictionary contains 12,400 authoritative entries covering all aspects of medical science. The text has been fully revised and updated for this new edition to reflect the very latest in medical knowledge and practice. Entries are accessible and jargon-free and are complemented by over 145 illustrations and diagrams. This brand new edition includes over 450 new entries and features up-to-date coverage of public healthmedicine and general practice, drugs and pharmacology, endocrinology (particularly diabetology), and cardiology, amongst other specialist areas. Recommended web links are provided for many entries, accessible and kept up to date via the Medical Dictionary Companion website, and appendices have been expanded to include units of alcohol and the calculation of alcohol by volume, and a table of inherited medical conditions. Selling over a million copies in previous editions, this is an essential A-Z for students and those working in the medical and allied professions, including nurses, pharmacists, physiotherapists, social workers, hospital administrators, and medical secretaries. It is also an invaluable home reference guide for the general reader.

Using Medical Terminology

A Practical Approach

Author: Judi Lindsley Nath

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781748681

Category: Medical

Page: 998

View: 8643

This comprehensive medical terminology textbook includes detailed coverage of anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology. The author's unique teaching approach emphasizes using the full terms in context, rather than breaking down words and memorizing word parts, lists, and definitions. Vibrant illustrations, a variety of exercises, and numerous other features engage students visually, auditorily, and kinesthetically to address various learning styles. A bonus CD-ROM includes an audio glossary plus interactive exercises. LiveAdvise: Medical Terminology online faculty support and student tutoring services are available free with each text. A complete online course for use with WebCT or Blackboard is also available.

An Introduction to Medical Terminology for Health Care

Author: Andrew R. Hutton

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0443100756

Category: Medical

Page: 383

View: 3294

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

View: 9880

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.