More Details about Building A Medical Vocabulary: With Spanish Translations, 8th Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Leonard P C
PublisherElsevier Science
Publish YearAugust 2013


The language of medicine is complex, but learning it doesn’t have to be. Using a conversational writing style and a logical, programmed approach, Building a Medical Vocabulary with Spanish Translations, 8th Edition starts with common words you hear everyday and adds new root words, prefixes, and suffixes to introduce you to key medical terminology. Additionally, this valuable text comes with a wealth of engaging review tools - such as interactive games, sound files, and Programmed Learning sections - to enhance your understanding of textbook terms and principles, polish your pronunciation skills, and help you get comfortable communicating in the language of health care.

Key Features:-

  • Programmed Learning sections allow you to actively participate in learning and get instant feedback
  • Thorough explanation of terms presents vocabulary in the context of medical settings to improve your
  • Direct, conversational writing style makes reading and absorbing the material enjoyable.
  • Health Care Reports and case studies encourage you to apply your knowledge to job-like situations.
  • Function First sections introduce you to physiology and why each body system is important.
  • Online sound files provide audible reinforcement of correct pronunciations.