Author: Marjorie Canfield Willis
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2007-05-01
This medical terminology text uses a Programmed Learning approach that is ideal for classroom use, self-paced study, or distance learning. It is broken down into concise self-instruction frames followed by review frames for immediate feedback and reinforcement. Actual medical records and medical record analysis activities are used extensively throughout the book. Highlights of this edition include a more engaging design, additional illustrations, more detailed coverage of term components, chapter objectives checklists, and acronyms and abbreviations charts. A free bound-in CD-ROM contains Stedman's audio pronunciations and interactive exercises. LiveAdvise: Medical Terminology—an online student tutoring and faculty support service—is free with the book. A fully customizable online course created specifically for this text is available as an additional purchase.
This product contains a student access code for courses that have adopted the Blackboard online course for Willis: Medical Terminology: A Programmed Learning Approach to the Language of Health Care. The text provides a concise, self-directed approach to studying and learning medical terminology. Geared toward efficient memorisation, a sequential method of study is employed that provides immediate feedback through dissemination of information, with diagrams, illustrations, and a programmed reinforcement and review. Includes an introduction to the basic term components and covers the rules of pronunciation, spelling, and formation. Features include medical record analyses, four-colour illustrations and a user-friendly style. To further assist learning, a starter set of flashcards and a CD-ROM with questions and answers, illustrations, pronunciations and chapter reviews are included
Author: Barbara A Gylys
Publisher: F.A. Davis
Release Date: 2017-03-20
You’ll begin by learning the parts of word roots, combining forms, suffixes, and prefixes. Then, use your understanding of word parts to learn medical terminology. Mnemonic devices and engaging, interactive activities make word-building fun and easy, ensuring you retain the information you need for success.
Author: Peggy C. Leonard
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date: 2015-12-04
Read, write, and speak medical terms in no time with Leonard’s Quick & Easy Medical Terminology, 8th Edition. Ideal for one-semester courses and self-study, this clear, concise text covers disorders, diagnosis, and treatment with a strong focus on anatomy for an integrated discussion of each body system. Small bits of information are presented then immediately tested for comprehension using a combination of programmed and traditional review questions. With new case studies, terms, and photos, plus help from the companion Evolve site, Quick & Easy Medical Terminology provides you with simple tools for good communication in the health care environment. Brief explanations and a focus on basic word-building skills make this text perfect for shorter, one- or two-credit medical terminology courses or self-study. Moderate anatomy and physiology coverage offers just the right amount of anatomical information to support the terminology presented. Programmed learning improves your comprehension by offering immediate feedback. Review exercises integrated throughout lesson material enable you to test your knowledge and retention of material more frequently for quick reinforcement. Medical reports with review exercises allow you to study terminology in documents similar to those seen in the clinical setting — and practice using terms in real-life situations. Quick Tips located throughout the text provide fun facts and memory aids. Student Evolve resources include games; activities; flash cards; animations, pharmacology, CAM, and genetics appendices; audio terms, and mobile quizzes and flash cards that offer additional opportunities to quickly gauge strong and weak areas in a fun, interactive environment. NEW! 14 additional case studies with exercises let you practice medical terminology in context. NEW! Elsevier’s Adaptive Learning (EAL) updated to accompany the text and provide an engaging, interactive learning experience that transforms textbook information into lasting knowledge. NEW and UPDATED! Terms, definitions, and procedures keep you up-to-date with healthcare advances. NEW! Photos and drawings illustrate difficult terms and procedures more clearly and consistently throughout the text.
Author: Jean Tannis Dennerll
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2009-11-04
This best-selling medical terminology resource is now even better with a newly robust suite of supplement options for instructors, innovative built-in learning tools for students, and extensive updates reflecting the most accurate, current industry terms today. MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY: A PROGRAMMED SYSTEMS APPROACH, 10E uses a unique word-building programmed approach that teaches students to break down key medical terms into their roots, prefixes, and suffixes. This programmed-learning format requires active participation through reading, writing, answering questions, labeling, repetition, and providing immediate feedback. By using didactic color, engaging review activities, back-of-the-book flash cards, and an accompanying CD-ROM with interactive learning activities, this book provides a complete package for building a comprehensive entry-level knowledge of medical language for students with little or no previous experience. Now in its 10th edition, this book is a proven resource that is easy and fun to use. Teaching medical terminology has never been easier. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Author: Genevieve L. Smith
Release Date: 1994-08-01
This bestselling programmed medical terminology book is appropriate for professionals needing to learn or brush up on medical terminology. The frame-by-frame self study approach features an audio tape package that emphasizes word building and proper pronunciation. 120 full-color illustrations.
Author: Barbara A Gylys
Publisher: F.A. Davis
Release Date: 2014-03-24
The 5th Edition of this popular textbook continues to incorporate the most current trends and approaches to teaching medical terminology. You’ll explore each body system unit through a summary of major combining forms, a comprehensive pathology section, and additional medical records and evaluations, complemented by true-to-life artwork.
Author: Bruce Wingerd
Release Date: 2018-01-12
For college-level courses in medical terminology. Today's self-guided learning approach to medical terminology Medical Terminology Complete! presents the most current language of healthcare through a programmed, self-guided approach. Students learn the key medical terms used in medical offices, hospitals, and clinics -- alongside essential A&P information -- and get extensive step-by-step practice building medical terms. The 4th edition improves clinical training for students poised to enter healthcare careers. New types of exercises after each chapter -- Define the Combining Form and Complete the Labels exercises -- round out a comprehensive series of practice opportunities. Also available with MyLab Medical Terminology MyLab(TM) is the teaching and learning platform that empowers you to reach every student. By combining trusted author content with digital tools and a flexible platform, MyLab personalizes the learning experience and improves results for each student. With MyLab Medical Technology, students build a solid foundation of medical language through interactive games, Dynamic Study Modules, and narrated lectures. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab Medical Terminology does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab Medical Terminology, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab Medical Terminology, search for: 013476059X / 9780134760599 Medical Terminology Complete! PLUS MyLab Medical Terminology with Pearson eText--Access Card Package, 4/e Package consists of: 0134701224 / 9780134701226 Medical Terminology Complete!, 4/e 0134713524 / 9780134713526 MyLab Medical Terminology with Pearson eText--Access Card--for Medical Terminology Complete!, 4/e
Programmed Learning Approach to Medical Terminology, 3rd Edition is ideal for self-paced study, classroom use, or distance learning. Reflecting current medical usage, the book facilitates study by including questions on the right side of each page and answers on the left. A bookmark (packaged with the text) allows students to cover the answers as they move down the page and reveal them as they go. This edition features a more concise presentation, new content, exercises in the book and online, and a robust array of online teaching and learning resources. eBOOK AVAILABLE. Fast, smart, and convenient, today's eBooks can transform learning. These interactive, fully searchable tools offer 24/7 access on multiple devices, the ability to highlight and share notes, and much more. NEW AUTHOR: Judi Nath, instructor of Medical Terminology and A&P at Lourdes University, brings her expertise to the new edition. REORGANIZED! Chapters are now aligned with the table of contents of A&P texts to make the book easier to navigate. NEW! Chapter-opening learning objectives prepare students for the content that follows. UPDATED! Pronunciations now match those in Stedman's Medical Dictionary but are shown phonetically to reflect the book's focus on oral communication. REVISED ART PROGRAM! More contemporary figures modernize the book's look and feel and each disease section now includes at least one photo. AN INTRODUCTORY CHAPTER covers the basics of terminology. A BODY SYSTEM OVERVIEW provides the minimal coverage of Anatomy and Physiology students need to associate the terminology with the anatomy. HUNDREDS OF PRACTICE EXERCISES--available in self-instruction frames and program review frames--include a variety of question types, including fill-in-the-blank.
Author: Juanita J. Davies
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2007-06-07
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.