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Mastering Medical Terminology 3rd Ed 2020


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 ISBN: 9780729543330
 Edition: 3
 Format: Paperback

AU $84.15 

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The third edition of Mastering Medical Terminology Australia and New Zealand is the go-to textbook for medical terminology. Written by Sue Walker, Maryann Wood and Jenny Nicol, the text has been fully updated to reflect current medication terminology and the local healthcare environment.Terms are demystified through an interactive and easy-to-follow instructional process. Students learn the basics of word structures first, then tackle the more complex terminology associated with the human body, systemic conditions and clinical applications.?The textbook includes a pronunciation guide and practice exercises, examples of terminology in context, and diagrams and illustrations to enhance understanding.Key FeaturesSimple, non-technical explanations of medical termsExplanations of clinical procedures, laboratory tests and abbreviations used in Australian and New Zealand clinical practicePronunciation of termsExercises to test your understanding of terminology - crosswords, anagrams, multiple-choice questions, match the column, fill in the blank, label the diagram, analyse and interpret medical documents and word-building exercisesComprehensive glossaries of word elements and medical termsA list of commonly used clinical abbreviationsLinks to other useful references such as websites and textbooksAn e-book included in all print purchasesNew to this EditionNew Evolve resources including flashcards and multiple-choice questionsAudio glossary - practise pronouncing more than 2,500 medical terms with the new 'hear, say and playback' option on Evolve