Medical Terminology: the Best and Most Effective Way to Memorize, Pronounce and Understand Medical Terms

Second Edition

Author: David Andersson

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Page: 241

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Since our book "Medical Terminology" proved to be a great success, we decided to release a second edition! The new edition contains more thorough explanations, and has more than double the information of its predecessor. The first edition is great, and it will still be available. However, we wanted to make it even better. Here are some of the things that weren't included in the previous edition: * Antonyms * Synonyms * Eponyms * Abbreviations * The construction of plurals * The terminology of body systems and cavitiesWhat did the doctor say? What did the patient say? What did the professor say? What's going on? These are only few of the questions that people ask when faced with jargon-filled medical conversations in hospitals, schools, clinics, homes, and even at work. This book contains proven steps and strategies on how to understand, pronounce, and memorize medical terms using various methods. It also has tips and strategies that can help you apply these methods.What you will learn: * How to understand Medical Terminology and learn its suffixes, prefixes and root words. * How to pronounce Medical Terms thanks to our simple rules. * How to memorize the terms fast and easily using our built-in exercises at the end of each chapter. * How to effortlessly build Medical Terms using root words, suffixes and prefixes. * Antonyms, Synonyms, Eponyms and Abbreviations * How to construct plurals * The terminolgy of body systems and cavities $7.99 only $4.99!!! Includes Exercises With Answers!

Kinn's The Medical Assistant - E-Book

An Applied Learning Approach

Author: Deborah B. Proctor

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

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Category: Medical

Page: 1392

View: 714

Prepare for a successful career in medical assisting! Kinn’s The Medical Assistant, 12th Edition helps you learn the real-world administrative and clinical skills essential to working in the health care setting. Administrative coverage ranges from professionalism and interpersonal skills to billing and coding and electronic health records; clinical content teaches how to assist with medications, diagnostic procedures, and surgeries. And no other comprehensive medical assisting text can match its coverage of assisting with medical specialties! Written by medical assisting experts Alexandra Adams and Deborah Proctor, this classic resource also includes an Evolve companion website with practical exercises and activities, videos, and review questions for the CMA and RMA certification exams. More chapters on assisting with medical specialties than any other Medical Assisting text prepare you to assist in specialty exams and make you better qualified to work in specialty fields like cardiology, dermatology, ophthalmology, gynecology, and neurology. Step-by-step, illustrated procedures make it easier to learn and understand medical assisting skills, and include rationales for each step. Threaded case scenarios help you develop critical thinking skills and apply concepts to realistic administrative and clinical situations. Patient education and legal and ethical issues are described in relation to the Medical Assistant's job. A Portfolio Builder on the Evolve website helps you demonstrate proficiency to potential employers. Detailed learning objectives and vocabulary with definitions in each chapter help you study more effectively, with connections icons linking concepts in the text to exercises in the study guide and on the Evolve companion website. Study Guide includes a variety of exercises to test your knowledge and critical thinking skills, case scenarios from the book, and a Procedure Checklists Manual. Sold separately. NEW! Charting examples within the procedures are highlighted for easier learning. UPDATED coverage of the Electronic Health Record ensures that you are familiar with the technology you'll use on the job. UPDATED content on alternative therapies and treatment includes the latest herbal remedies such as red rice yeast for lowering cholesterol, St. John’s Wort for depression, and probiotic bacteria for GI maladies.

Kinn's The Administrative Medical Assistant - E-Book

An Applied Learning Approach

Author: Alexandra Patricia Adams

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

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Category: Medical

Page: 608

View: 645

Prepare for a successful career in medical assisting! Kinn’s The Administrative Medical Assistant, 8th Edition helps you learn the real-world administrative skills essential to working in the health care office. In-depth coverage ranges from professional behavior and interpersonal skills to billing and coding, electronic health records and management of practice finances. Written by administrative medical assisting expert Alexandra Adams, this classic resource also includes an Evolve companion website with exercises and activities, videos, review questions for the CMA and RMA certification exams, and an interactive portfolio builder. Step-by-step, illustrated procedures make it easier to learn and understand medical assisting skills, and include rationales for each step. Threaded case scenarios let you develop critical thinking skills and apply concepts learned in each chapter to realistic administrative situations. Study Guide includes a variety of exercises to test your knowledge and critical thinking skills, case scenarios from the book, and a Procedure Checklists Manual. Sold separately. Emergency Preparedness and Assisting with Medical Emergencies chapter prepares you to take action during crises and urgent situations. Detailed learning objectives and vocabulary with definitions in each chapter help you study more effectively, with connections icons linking concepts in the text to exercises in the study guide and on the Evolve companion website. Patient education and legal and ethical issues are described in relation to the Medical Assistant's job. A Portfolio Builder on the Evolve website helps you demonstrate proficiency to potential employers. NEW! Charting examples within the procedures are highlighted for easier learning. UPDATED coverage of the Electronic Health Record ensures that you are familiar with the technology you'll use on the job.

?Qué Paśo?

An English-Spanish Guide for Medical Personnel

Author: Martin P. Kantrowitz

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Category: Medicine

Page: 69

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Woodcock-Johnson IV

Reports, Recommendations, and Strategies

Author: Nancy Mather

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

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Category: Psychology

Page: 600

View: 288

Includes online access to new, customizable WJ IV score tables, graphs, and forms for clinicians Woodcock-Johnson IV: Reports, Recommendations, and Strategies offers psychologists, clinicians, and educators an essential resource for preparing and writing psychological and educational reports after administering the Woodcock-Johnson IV. Written by Drs. Nancy Mather and Lynne E. Jaffe, this text enhances comprehension and use of this instrument and its many interpretive features. This book offers helpful information for understanding and using the WJ IV scores, provides tips to facilitate interpretation of test results, and includes sample diagnostic reports of students with various educational needs from kindergarten to the postsecondary level. The book also provides a wide variety of recommendations for cognitive abilities; oral language; and the achievement areas of reading, written language, and mathematics. It also provides guidelines for evaluators and recommendations focused on special populations, such as sensory impairments, autism, English Language Learners, and gifted and twice exceptional students, as well as recommendations for the use of assistive technology. The final section provides descriptions of the academic and behavioral strategies mentioned in the reports and recommendations. The unique access code included with each book allows access to downloadable, easy-to-customize score tables, graphs, and forms. This essential guide Facilitates the use and interpretation of the WJ IV Tests of Cognitive Abilities, Tests of Oral Language, and Tests of Achievement Explains scores and various interpretive features Offers a variety of types of diagnostic reports Provides a wide variety of educational recommendations and evidence-based strategies

Essentials of Medical Terminology

Author: Juanita J. Davies

Publisher: Cengage Learning

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Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 496

View: 539

No prior exposure to medical terms? No problem! Designed for short medical terminology courses, this essentials-level learning resource uses simple language you can understand. Organized by body system, early chapters help you learn the foundation of medical word building with a basic analysis of medical terms, common anatomical roots, suffixes, and prefixes. Body system chapters present anatomy and physiology, terminology, common diseases, pronunciation, and abbreviations. Have fun while learning by taking quizzes, playing interactive games, and watching animations on the StudyWARE CD-ROM! Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.