Medical Terminology for Dummies
ISBN: 1119625475
EAN13: 9781119625476
Language: English
Pages: 416
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 8.00" W
Weight: 2.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Publisher: For Dummies

Medical Terminology for Dummies

Book Overview
This book will show readers different ways to memorize the words, including ideas for study materials, flash cards, quizzes, mind maps, and games. The reader will be able to identify, pronounce, define, and apply the word in the proper context.
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From the Back Cover Identify prefix, root, and suffix origins Communicate like a healthcare professional Understand word foundations Learn to speak medical-ese like a pro! The medical profession has a language all its own. If you are, or plan to be, in the healthcare field or in any profession doing business with healthcare, you need to speak that language. Well, you're in luck, because this easy-to-understand guide not only provides the vocabulary, but it also offers handy tricks for memorizing words and their meanings, help pronouncing words, advice for using medical terms in the proper context, and even suggestions for quizzes, mnemonic devices, and games that will help you master the lingo. Inside... The rules of how medical language works Greek and Latin roots, prefixes, and suffixes Common jargon used in hospitals, pharmacies, and labs The anatomical terms for all the systems of the body Tips and tricks for medical students