This text will take a modular approach to Medical Terminology starting with the basics of word structure and the specifics of how medical terms are devised, followed by medical terminology specific to each body system and finishing with two areas not normally covered in medical terminology texts, 'Alternative and Complimentary Therapies' and 'Public Health, Epidemiological and Clinical Research Terms'.
MODULE 1: INTRODUCTION Chapter 1: Basic Word Structure Chapter 2: Building a Medical Vocabulary MODULE 2: THE BODY AS A FRAMEWORK Chapter 3: The Body as a Whole Chapter 4: Muscular System Chapter 5: Skeletal System Chapter 6: Integumentary System MODULE 3: INTERNAL WORKINGS OF THE BODY Chapter 7: Mental Health Chapter 8: Digestive System Chapter 9: Cardiovascular System Chapter 10: Haematology Chapter 11: Lymphatic and Immune Systems Chapter 12: Respiratory System Chapter 13: Nervous System Chapter 14: Endocrine System Chapter 15: The Senses Chapter 16: Urinary System Chapter 17: Male Reproductive System Chapter 18: Female Reproductive System Chapter 19: Obstetrics and Neonatology MODULE 4: SYSTEMIC CONDITIONS Chapter 20: Oncology Chapter 21: Infectious Diseases Chapter 22: Radiology and Nuclear Medicine Chapter 23: Pharmacology MODULE 5: SPECIAL APPLICATIONS Chapter 24: Alternative and Complementary Therapies Chapter 25: Public Health, Epidemiological and Clinical Research Terms
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 436
Published: 30th October 2012
Publisher: Elsevier Australia
Dimensions (cm): 27.6 x 21.6
Edition Number: 1