Medical Terminology: An Illustrated Guide: An Illustrated Guide Ninth Edition 9e
The new book “Medical Terminology” by Barbara Janson Cohen, Shirley A Jones helps readers develop a fundamental knowledge of the medical terminology necessary for a career in any healthcare setting. This text introduces readers to medical terms with contextual clues and exercises, while giving them the opportunity to practice the words they learn. The material is structured for easy access and organized into an A-to-Z format which makes all of these words easily accessible on their own page.
In addition to helping readers develop a better understanding of the language of medicine, this book is also designed to give them a strong foundation for further study in medical terminology. It also includes illustrations and tables which will further provide thought provoking context and exercises, making the material reader friendly. Students will be able to develop their knowledge of terms quickly and easily while practicing their proficiency with each new word. This book is written so that it is highly accessible for both students and instructors as it can be utilized in any classroom setting.
This book will be most useful for students enrolled in such programs as nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, radiology or pharmacy; however anyone studying medicine or considering a career in healthcare would benefit from this information.
In the author’s own words: …This book provides both a review of the material and an introduction to the subject. It is divided into simple, manageable chunks, and follows an A-to-Z format, with each word’s definition found on a separate page.