Quick & Easy Medical Terminology, 6th Edition

Quick & Easy Medical Terminology

6th Edition

By Peggy C. Leonard, BA, MT, MEd, Chesterfield, MO

Section I: Orientation

1. Simplified Medical Language

2. Suffixes and Combining Forms Made Easy

3. Essential Prefixes and More

4. Diagnostic Procedures and Therapeutic Interventions

5. The Body as a Whole

Section II: Organization of the Body and Body Systems

6. Musculoskeletal System

7. Circulatory System

8. Respiratory System

9. Digestive System

10. Urinary System

11. Reproductive System

12. Integumentary System

13. Nervous System and Psychologic Disorders

14. Endocrine System

Section III: Review Chapter

Review of Chapters 1-14

Section IV: Appendixes

I. Medical Abbreviations

II. Finding Medical Abbreviations

III. Pharmacology by Erinn Kao, PharmD

IV. Spanish Pronunciation of Selected Terms

V. Translation of Selected Spanish Terms

VI. Glossary of Word Parts

VII. Word Parts -- English to Greek or Latin

VIII. Answers to Exercises