Medical terminology is essential to describe such
things as parts of the body, their locations, functions,
diseases, surgical and clinical procedures, measurements,
medical instruments, etc. It follows that physicians,
nurses, medical technicians, medical recorders and
administrative staff must useaccurate medical terminology.
This book is built with chapter in which a rich mixture of
human body illustrations pictures are presented
so that student of medicine, nursing, medical technology,
healthcare informatics, public health science can easily understand.
Each chapter starts with study objectives and
chapter composition. In Chapter 1 through5,
makeup of medical terminology, roots, prefixes,
suffixes relating to human body and body organization are examined.
Chapter 6 through 18 deal with human body systems in detail,
by presenting anatomical terms, terms used for sysptoms
and diseases, analysis and meaning of key terms and abbreviations.
Memory Keys are inserted and exercise quetions are added in each chapter.