DHO: Health Science

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Authors : Louise Simmers, M.Ed.; Karen Simmers-Nartker, B.S.N.; Sharon Simmers-Kobelak, B.B.A.


1056 Pages  Hardcover 

8th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2009, 2004, 2001

©2014 , Published


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The highly respected DIVERSIFIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS is now HEALTH SCIENCE! The new 8th edition continues to be the all in one resource for introductory coursework in the health science curriculum. Organized in two parts, the first section of the book presents foundational information required to ent... more


Content conforms to the National Healthcare Foundation Standards.

Comprehensive in coverage, topics include medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, communication skills, professional standards and appearance plus specific careers skills coverage in popular careers such as dental assisting.

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New to this Edition

Provides more than 800 newly updated photos and illustrations that enhance learning and clarify technical content.

Includes a new chapter on Medical Math that allows you to apply math concepts in health science careers.

Career information has been updated and organized according to the Health Scie... more