Medical Terminology

$399.00

 

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Explain the importance of medical terminology when documenting and communicating patient information
  • Identify the fundamental word structure of medical terminology and its component parts
  • Analyze medical terminology based on word structure
  • Describe the component parts that make up the body
  • Define common medical terms and abbreviations
  • Describe the organization and structure of the human body
  • Build medical terminology related to body structures, functions, and disorders
  • Describe medical terminology related to the integumentary system
  • Describe medical terminology related to the musculoskeletal system
  • Describe medical terminology related to the cardiovascular system
  • Describe medical terminology related to the blood and the lymphatic system
  • Describe medical terminology related to the respiratory system
  • Describe medical terminology related to the gastrointestinal system
  • Describe medical terminology related to the nervous system
  • Describe medical terminology related to the eye and ear
  • Describe medical terminology related to the endocrine system
  • Describe medical terminology related to the male and female reproductive systems
  • Describe medical terminology related to mental health
  • Describe medical terminology employed in the specialties of cancer, radiology, and nuclear medicine
  • This class includes the following eText:

Turley, Medical Language, 2nd Edition (2012); ISBN: 0135055784