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ISBN-13 9780803639133
ISBN-13 9780803629547
Author(s): Gylys, Barbara
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 624

Master medical terminology with the word-building and body systems approach!Study the patterns of medical words before you learn the vocabulary!1. Review the basic elements of words?roots, combining forms, suffixes, and prefixes.2. Apply the principles of word building to each body system.3. Use interactive activities to build your confidence. The text offers a dynamic blend of words and art! Consistently structured chapters begin with an A&P review; then examine word parts; and conclude with worksheets, exercises, and flash-card activities. New learning activities in each body system chapter offer word-building and critical-thinking exercises and new and enhanced photographs of pathologies and medical procedures make concepts crystal clear.As a bonus, you’ll also have access to a wealth of interactive exercises and resources online at DavisPlus, including audio pronunciations, animations, medical record activities, and study questions.Online. Interactive. Progressive.The Medical Language Lab is the new, interactive, online program that ensures you master the language of medicine. Paired with specific F.A. Davis Medical Terminology texts, The MLL uses proven language methodology to give you the extra practice you need. Step by step, it guides you from basic through advanced levels of proficiency to become a confident medical language speaker.Visit to purchase access.