MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY SIMPLIFIED A Programmed Learning Approach by Body System This title has been archived.

Author: Barbara Gylys , BS, MEd, CMA-A, Regina Masters, BSN, MEd, RN, CMA
Affiliation: University of Toledo, OH
Publisher: F.A. Davis Company
Publication Date: 2010
ISBN 10: 0803620918
ISBN 13: 9780803620919
Edition: 4th

Description:

A programmed learning, word-building approach is ideal for self-paced learning and review and in-class instruction! The 4th Edition of this popular textbook continues to incorporate the most current trends and approaches to teaching medical terminology. Each body system unit features a summary of major combining forms, a comprehensive pathology section, and additional medical records and evaluations to help your students learn quickly and easily. Give your students the freedom to learn at their own pace, both inside or outside of the classroom.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • DEDICATION
  • What’s INSIDE …
  • Preface
  • Reviewers
  • Acknowledgments

Introduction to Programmed Learning and Medical Word Building

  • OBJECTIVES
  • Instructions
  • Word Elements
  • Pronunciation Guidelines
  • SECTION REVIEW 1-1
  • Common Suffixes
  • SECTION REVIEW 1-2
  • Common Prefixes

Body Structure

  • OBJECTIVES
  • SECTION REVIEW 2-1
  • Basic Units of Structure
  • Directional Terms
  • SECTION REVIEW 2-2
  • SECTION REVIEW 2-3
  • Body Planes and Cavities
  • Abdominopelvic Quadrants and Regions
  • SECTION REVIEW 2-4
  • Abbreviations
  • Additional Medical Terms
  • Additional Medical Terms Review
  • Chapter Review

Integumentary System

  • OBJECTIVES
  • Medical Specialty
  • Anatomy and Physiology Overview
  • SECTION REVIEW 3-1
  • Skin and Accessory Organs
  • SECTION REVIEW 3-2
  • Combining Forms Denoting Color
  • SECTION REVIEW 3-3
  • Abbreviations
  • Additional Medical Terms
  • Additional Medical Terms Review
  • Primary and Secondary Lesions Review
  • Medical Record Activities
  • Chapter Review

Respiratory System

  • OBJECTIVES
  • Medical Specialty
  • Anatomy and Physiology Overview
  • SECTION REVIEW 4-1
  • Respiratory System
  • SECTION REVIEW 4-2
  • SECTION REVIEW 4-3
  • Abbreviations
  • Additional Medical Terms
  • Additional Medical Terms Review
  • Medical Record Activities
  • Chapter Review

Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems

  • OBJECTIVES
  • Medical Specialties
  • Anatomy and Physiology Overview
  • SECTION REVIEW 5-1
  • Cardiovascular System
  • SECTION REVIEW 5-2
  • Lymphatic System
  • SECTION REVIEW 5-3
  • SECTION REVIEW 5-4
  • Abbreviations
  • Additional Medical Terms
  • Additional Medical Terms Review
  • Medical Record Activities
  • Chapter Review

Digestive System

  • OBJECTIVES
  • Medical Specialty
  • Anatomy and Physiology Overview
  • SECTION REVIEW 6-1
  • Upper GI Tract
  • SECTION REVIEW 6-2
  • Lower GI Tract
  • SECTION REVIEW 6-4
  • SECTION REVIEW 6-5
  • Accessory Organs of Digestion
  • SECTION REVIEW 6-6
  • Abbreviations
  • Additional Medical Terms
  • Additional Medical Terms Review
  • Medical Record Activities
  • Chapter Review

Urinary System

  • OBJECTIVES
  • Medical Specialties
  • Anatomy and Physiology Overview
  • SECTION REVIEW 7-1
  • Kidneys
  • SECTION REVIEW 7-2
  • Ureters, Bladder, Urethra
  • SECTION REVIEW 7-3
  • Nephron Structure
  • SECTION REVIEW 7-4
  • Abbreviations
  • Additional Medical Terms
  • Additional Medical Terms Review
  • Medical Record Activities
  • Chapter Review
  • Word Elements Review
  • Vocabulary Review

Reproductive Systems

  • OBJECTIVES
  • Medical Specialties
  • Anatomy and Physiology Overview
  • Female Reproductive System
  • SECTION REVIEW 8-1
  • SECTION REVIEW 8-2
  • SECTION REVIEW 8-3
  • Male Reproductive System
  • SECTION REVIEW 8-4
  • SECTION REVIEW 8-5
  • Abbreviations
  • Additional Medical Terms
  • Additional Medical Terms Review
  • Medical Record Activities
  • Chapter Review

Endocrine and Nervous Systems

  • OBJECTIVES
  • Medical Specialties
  • Anatomy and Physiology Overview
  • SECTION REVIEW 9-1
  • Endocrine System
  • SECTION REVIEW 9-2
  • SECTION REVIEW 9-3
  • Nervous System
  • SECTION REVIEW 9-4
  • SECTION REVIEW 9-5
  • Abbreviations
  • Additional Medical Terms
  • Additional Medical Terms Review
  • Medical Record Activities
  • Chapter Review
  • Vocabulary Review

Musculoskeletal System

  • OBJECTIVES
  • Medical Specialty
  • Anatomy and Physiology Overview
  • SECTION REVIEW 10-1
  • Muscles
  • SECTION REVIEW 10-2
  • Skeletal System
  • SECTION REVIEW 10-3
  • SECTION REVIEW 10-4
  • SECTION REVIEW 10-5
  • Abbreviations
  • Additional Medical Terms
  • Additional Medical Terms Review
  • Medical Record Activities
  • Chapter Review

Special Senses: Eyes and Ears

  • OBJECTIVES
  • Medical Specialties
  • Anatomy and Physiology Overview
  • Eyes
  • SECTION REVIEW 11-1
  • Ears
  • SECTION REVIEW 11-2
  • SECTION REVIEW 11-3
  • Abbreviations
  • Additional Medical Terms
  • Additional Medical Terms Review
  • Medical Record Activities
  • Chapter Review

Appendix A Glossary of Medical Word Elements

Appendix B Answer Key

Appendix C Index of Diagnostic, Medical, and Surgical Procedures

Appendix D Drug Classifications

Appendix E Abbreviations and Symbols

Appendix F Medical Specialties

Appendix G Glossary of English-to-Spanish Translations

Rules for Singular and Plural Suffixes

Pronunciation Guidelines