cover image - Mastering Medical Terminology -EBOOK / VBK,2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780729585682
Page Count: 680
Imprint: Elsevier
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Mastering Medical Terminology -EBOOK / VBK,2nd Edition

by Sue Walker, BAppSc (MRA), GradDip (Public Health), MHlthSc, Maryann Wood, BBus (Health Admin), MHlthSc and Jenny Nicol, BBus (Health Admin), MPH, Cert IV TAE
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cover image - Mastering Medical Terminology -EBOOK / VBK,2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780729585682
Page Count: 680
Imprint: Elsevier
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Mastering Medical Terminology: Australia and New Zealand 2e is the essential resource for Australian and New Zealand health students seeking to develop their medical vocabulary. Structured to maximise learning through practice, the textbook is divided logically into five modules to guide the learner through the fundamentals of word structure and meaning. It supports the study and understanding of human body structure and function and the application of medical terminology in a healthcare environment.


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    • Australian and New Zealand terminology, perspectives, spelling and pronunciation
    • More than 15 different types of activities including crossword puzzles, anagrams, MCQs, match the column, fill in the blank, label the diagram, analyse and interpret medical documents and word building exercises
    • Over 100 supporting illustrations and tables
    • Simple and understandable explanations for complex medical terms
    • Pronunciation guide for medical terms
    • Supporting resources on evolve, including: Instructor Resources: - Lesson plans - Semester Plan - PowerPoint slides - Test Bank - Image collection
    • Fully revised and updated to reflect current medical terminology and the healthcare environment
    • Content written with updated medical, diagnostic and therapeutic information 
    • An extensive range of activities, exercises and questions in each chapter to reinforce learning and apply to clinical practice
  • MODULE 1: Introduction
    01 Basic Word Structure
    02 Building a Medical Vocabulary
    MODULE 2: The Body as a Framework
    03 The Human Body
    04 Musculoskeletal System
    05 Integumentary System
    MODULE 3: Internal Workings of the Body
    06 Heamatology
    07 Lymphatic and Immune Systems
    08 Endocrine System
    09 Cardiovascular System
    10 Respiratory System
    11 Digestive System
    12 Nervous System
    13 The Senses
    14 Urinary System
    15 Male Reproductive System
    16 Female Reproductive System
    17 Obstetrics and Neonatology
    18 Mental Health
    MODULE 4: Systemic Conditions
    19 Oncology
    20 Infectious Diseases
    21 Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
    22 Pharmacology
    MODULE 5: Special Applications
    23 Alternative and Complementary Therapies
    24 Public Health, Epidemiology and Clinical Research Terms
  • Sue Walker, BAppSc (MRA), GradDip (Public Health), MHlthSc, Director, National Centre for Health Information Research and Training (NCHIRT) and Senior Lecturer, School of Public Health and Social Work, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, Maryann Wood, BBus (Health Admin), MHlthSc, Lecturer, School of Public Health and Social Work, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia and Jenny Nicol, BBus (Health Admin), MPH, Cert IV TAE, Visiting academic School of Public Health and Social Work, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
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