COMPREHENSIVE MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY, Fifth Edition, offers an engaging, effective introduction to medical terminology to prepare you for career success in nursing, medical assisting, and other allied health professions. Organized by body system and specialty areas of practice, this comprehensive, highly practical text emphasizes anatomy and physiology, pathological conditions, diagnostic techniques, and procedures to provide useful real-world context. The study of word parts is integrated into every chapter to enhance comprehension, and definitions progress from simple to complex to steadily strengthen your ability to read and interpret medical terms in reports and charts. A new Learning Lab online homework solution helps you master key concepts through interactive simulations based on real-world scenarios. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.-centesis surgical puncture amniocentesis (surgical puncture of the amniotic sac to remove fluid for laboratory ... colpopexy (surgical fixation of a relaxed vaginal wall) -plasty surgical repair rhinoplasty (surgical repair of the nose in which theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Comprehensive Medical Terminology|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2015-04-27|