Medical Language: Focus on Terminology

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Authors : Marie A. Moisio, MA, RHIA; Elmer W. Moisio


640 Pages  Paperback 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2008, 2002

©2016, Published


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Completely up to date with the latest terms and procedures, the Third Edition of the popular MEDICAL LANGUAGE: FOCUS ON TERMINOLOGY emphasizes word parts and word-building in its thorough introduction to the basic principles of anatomy and physiology. Focusing on the terminology instead of the conte... more


MEDICAL LANGUAGE: FOCUS ON TERMINOLOGY, 3e focuses on word parts and word-building with just enough content on the anatomy of each body system to help students understand the related diseases, and diagnostic and surgical terms.

Reinforcement exercises follow each major topic in every chapter, help... more

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The Third Edition's new title--MEDICAL LANGUAGE: FOCUS ON TERMINOLOGY--reflects the text's emphasis on the language of medicine--the terms, word parts and how to build them.

More engaging than ever, the text includes updated art to help illustrate the latest terms and procedures.

An exciting new M... more