More Details about The Language Of Medicine 7th Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Davi-Ellen Chabner
PublisherELSEVIER
Edition7Th Edition
ISBN9780721697574
Pages1024
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearMarch 2005

Description

The new edition of this popular resource helps readers understand and learn complex medical terms by dividing them into their component parts, clearly explaining the meanings of these terms in the context of how the body works in health and disease. Terminology and complex medical processes are described an easy-to-understand manner that is readily accessible to readers of all levels. The text brings the language of medicine to life with a workbook format organized by body systems, offering additional chapters on specific key areas of health care, such as cancer and psychiatry. Anatomy and physiology sections are generously illustrated in full color and reinforced with exercises on combining forms in terminology and word parts.