ISBN: 9781416048794
Page Count: 1208
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $63.95

Sloane's Medical Word Book, 5th Edition

by Ellen Drake, CMT, FAAMT
Paperback
ISBN: 9781416048794
Page Count: 1208
Imprint: Saunders
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With just this single reference, you’re getting an entire library of specialized word books. There’s no need to buy separate books to cover all the specialties with which you may be less familiar. Sloane’s Medical Word Book includes the terms that medical transcriptionists encounter most frequently — all in a convenient, user-friendly format. Terms are organized by specialty, so you can always select the correct word with accuracy. A must-have for students and practicing transcriptionists!
    • Organization of terms by specialty allows you to accurately identify the correct word.
    • A 16-page full-color insert shows anatomy by body systems and region.
    • Three convenient sections provide a quick reference:
      • General Terms includes general medical terms, general surgical terms, and laboratory, pathology, and chemistry terms
      • Specialties includes terms from 18 different specialties
      • Guide to Terminology includes abbreviations, anatomy plates, combining forms, and rules for forming plurals
    • Selected entries include both the correct spelling and a phonetic spelling for terms that may be difficult to spell.
    • 100 commonly misspelled English words frequently used in dictation.
    • Unique! All forms of words are listed, including adjectives and adverbs, plus the "s" form of verbs.
    • Unique! Includes slang, physician-coined words, and brief forms along with their expansions.
    • Unique! Phrases can be found under the adjective and under the noun main entry.
    • Author Ellen Drake is a nationally known speaker and expert in medical transcription.
    • New terms ensure that you have the most up-to-date information available.
  • Section 1: General Medical Words

    Anatomy Orientation — 16-page full-color insert

    General Medical Terms

    General Surgical Terms

    General Pharmaceutical Information

    Laboratory Terminology

    Section 2: Medical Words by Specialty

    Cardiovascular System

    Dentistry

    Dermatology & Allergy

    Gastroenterology

    Immunology

    Hematology

    Internal Medicine

    OB/GYN

    Oncology

    Ophthalmology

    Orthopedics

    Pediatrics

    Plastic Surgery

    Psychiatry, Neurology, and Neurosurgery

    Radiology & Nuclear Medicine

    Respiratory System

    Urology

    Section 3: Reference Guides to Medical Words

    Abbreviations and Symbols

    Table of Weights & Measures

    Combining Forms in Medical Terminology

    Rules for Forming Plurals


    Contents may vary upon publication.
  • Ellen Drake, CMT, FAAMT
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