Written within the award-winning, lighthearted Incredibly Easy! sort, this booklet is a wonderful reduction to figuring out and retention of scientific terminology. the 1st bankruptcy specializes in key ideas of clinical terminology, together with universal note parts. next chapters conceal person physique structures, offering in-depth definitions that attach phrases to their meanings. This 3rd version beneficial properties new chapters on obstetric and psychological well-being phrases and elevated "Pump Up Your Pronunciation" charts. eight-page full-color inserts provide a better examine anatomical terminology.
A better half web site deals pupil and teacher ancillaries together with a pronunciation consultant with 1000s of phrases, "Pump Up Your Pronunciation" examine playing cards, perform workouts, PowerPoint shows, and a attempt generator.
Read Online or Download Medical Terminology Made Incredibly Easy! (Incredibly Easy! Series®) PDF
Similar health & medical law books
Severe Prematurity examines the debatable concerns surrounding the scientific administration of this staff of neonates by way of the intervention of recent neonatal extensive care. The foregoing of life-sustaining therapy is of specific value. the subject material is especially correct as a result of alarming raise in a number of and preterm births a result of bring up in ladies who're present process assisted reproductive approaches and the big raise in untimely exertions.
Easily placed, the first position of the professional witness is to clarify and straightforward a posh technical or clinical factor. In perform, there are adverse and positive factors that needs to be thought of sooner than committing to the function. In a huge case suing for large buck quantities witnesses can count on to have their lifestyles heritage unfolded like a roadmap for the area to determine.
This article is aimed ordinarily at these within the felony occupation who care for scientific negligence. It units out in uncomplicated language info of the constitution and serve as of the kidneys and urinary tract,the leader equipment of research of kidney affliction, and the typical problems which confront the renal health care provider.
Organ scarcity is an ongoing challenge in lots of international locations. The useless dying and affliction that have resulted necessitate an research into capability options. This exam of latest moral potential, either functional and policy-oriented, of decreasing the shortfall in organs attracts at the reports of more than a few international locations.
- Seafood Regulations Compliance Manual
- Childbirth and the Law
- Ethics in Community Mental Health Care: Commonplace Concerns
- The law of big data : a business and legal guide
- Regulating Autonomy: Sex, Reproduction and Family, 1st Edition
- The Naked Clone: How Cloning Bans Threaten Our Personal Rights
Extra resources for Medical Terminology Made Incredibly Easy! (Incredibly Easy! Series®)
Who are you calling fat? Adipose tissue (fat) is a specialized type of loose connective tissue in which a single fat droplet occupies most of the cell. It cushions internal organs and acts as a reserve supply of energy. ) Bone Bone is hard, dense tissue with a calcified matrix. Cartilage Cartilage is a flexible matrix with a gristlelike gel. Blood Blood is a liquid matrix that contains red and white blood cells. Muscle tissue The three basic types of muscle tissue are striated, cardiac, and smooth.
Organs and systems: The specialists When a group of tissues handles a more complicated task than any one tissue could perform alone, they’re called organs. Organs combine to form systems, which perform a more complex function than any one organ can manage on its own. The body depends on these systems in the following ways: • The immune system protects the body from disease and invading organisms. • The nervous system and sensory system process incoming information and allow the body to respond.
29 Beyond the dictionary Why call it integumentary? It’s easy to see why integumentary is the term for a body system that includes the hair, skin, nails, and sweat glands. The origin of this word is the Latin word integumentum, which means to cover. qxd 8/19/08 4:24 PM 30 Page 30 BODY STRUCTURE • Distal describes a point farthest from the point of origin. • Superficial describes a point nearest the body surface. • Deep means away from the surface. Body planes and sections The body is theoretically divided into three areas called the sagittal, the frontal (coronal), and the transverse planes.