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Building a Medical Vocabulary
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher W B Saunders Co
Publication date November 26, 2008
Binding Paperback
Edition 7 pap/psc
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781416056942
ISBN-10 1416056947
Dimensions 0.10 by 8 by 10.25 in.
Weight 0.10 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $54.95
Other format details medical
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: Strengthen your medical vocabulary with Medical Terminology Online. This interactive online course connects you to a wide range of engaging multimedia exercises, animations, and hands-on activities designed to help you get more out of Leonard’s Building a Medical Vocabulary, 7th Edition and apply what you’ve learned. MTO enables you to complete lessons, participate in review activities, and test your knowledge through quizzes and exams – making it the perfect tool for independent study, or a practical supplement for in-class learning!
  • Interactive exercises strengthen your word-building, identification, spelling, and pronunciation skills.
  • More than 900 anatomical and disease and disorder illustrations clarify concepts and reinforce your understanding.
  • Over 25 animations accompanied by audio narrations demonstrate physiologic processes.
  • Icons identify Fast Facts, Learning Links, and Discussion Topics for quick, easy reference.
  • Bolded and linked terms throughout modules connect you instantly to definitions and audio pronunciations for more efficient learning.
  • An extensive glossary of more than 5,000 terms, accessible anywhere in the program, makes it easy to reference terms in alphabetical order.
  • Online exams test your knowledge and help you determine areas for further study.
  • Outcome-based modules guide you toward learning objectives and help you assess your progress.
  • A redesigned interface makes it easier to find what you need and make the most of your review and study time.
  • Updated terms and abbreviations reflect the latest advances in technology and changes in the health care delivery system.
  • Medical record activities familiarize you with terms as they are used in actual patient records.
  • Spanish translations of each glossary term help you better communicate with Spanish-speaking patients and health care providers.
  • Catch That? activities encourage immediate retention and test your knowledge.
  • Mini-activities placed throughout lessons allow you to test yourself after completing small segments to ensure better understanding as you progress.

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7 pap/psc edition from W B Saunders Co (November 26, 2008); titled " Building a Medical Vocabulary"
9781416056942 | details & prices | 8.00 × 10.25 × 0.10 in. | 0.10 lbs | List price $54.95
About: Strengthen your medical vocabulary with Medical Terminology Online.
5th edition from Academic Internet Pub Inc (January 31, 2007)
9781428818767 | details & prices | 305 pages | 8.00 × 10.75 × 0.75 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $33.95
6 pap/psc edition from W B Saunders Co (April 13, 2005)
9781416067832 | details & prices | List price $95.95
With W. B. Saunders | 5 pck edition from Mosby Inc (April 22, 2003)
9780323027069 | details & prices | List price $107.00
About: Medical Terminology Online courseware for key Elsevier titles provides many more learning opportunities beyond those in the texts.
5 pck edition from W B Saunders Co (August 8, 2002)
9780721693262 | details & prices | 8.25 × 10.75 × 1.00 in. | 3.54 lbs | List price $77.95
4th bk&dk edition from W B Saunders Co (January 1, 1997)
9780721696423 | details & prices | 545 pages | 8.50 × 11.25 × 1.00 in. | 3.00 lbs | List price $41.00
About: The completely revised New Edition of this easy-to-use text builds an in-depth understanding of the language of medicine.
3rd edition from W B Saunders Co (January 1, 1993)
9780721646909 | details & prices | 8.50 × 11.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.70 lbs | List price $29.50
With Vivienne Goodman (other contributor), Mem Fox | 2 tch edition from Harcourt School (October 1, 1988)
9780030149238 | details & prices | List price $18.85
This edition also contains Guess What?, Guess What?
About: This book provides an introduction to medical terminology.

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