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Introduction to Medical Terminology

By: Linda Stanhope and Kimberly Turnbull
ISBN: 978-1-61960-616-6
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2017
Subject: Medical Terminology
Grade Level: 9-12
Description
Introduction to Medical Terminology focuses on the essential concepts of human anatomy and physiology and the common medical terms related to the body systems. Each chapter opens with a patient case study that highlights the real-world application of medical terminology. Using a student-friendly approach, chapter content has been logically organized by medical word parts, an anatomy and physiology overview, and coverage of diseases and conditions, diagnostic procedures, surgical and therapeutic treatments, and drug therapies. Each chapter review includes a variety of classroom-proven activities designed to build and reinforce students' medical terminology skills. The text is supported by colorful, detailed art developed by expert medical illustrators.
  • This text was created specifically for high school teachers and their beginning students.
  • Medical terms are presented in context and dissected into relevant word parts to help beginning students understand the connection between individual word-part meanings and the definitions of terms as a whole.
  • Patient medical record activities and other special features throughout the text provide students with valuable critical-thinking opportunities while engaging them with the content.
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Text 450 978-1-61960-616-6 $99.96 $74.97
Introduction to Medical Terminology focuses on the essential concepts of human anatomy and physiology and the common medical terms related to the body systems. Each chapter opens with a patient case study that highlights the real-world application of medical terminology. Using a student-friendly approach, chapter content has been logically organized by medical word parts, an anatomy and physiology overview, and coverage of diseases and conditions, diagnostic procedures, surgical and therapeutic treatments, and drug therapies. Each chapter review includes a variety of classroom-proven activities designed to build and reinforce students' medical terminology skills. The text is supported by colorful, detailed art developed by expert medical illustrators.
  • This text was created specifically for high school teachers and their beginning students.
  • Medical terms are presented in context and dissected into relevant word parts to help beginning students understand the connection between individual word-part meanings and the definitions of terms as a whole.
  • Patient medical record activities and other special features throughout the text provide students with valuable critical-thinking opportunities while engaging them with the content.
Workbook 978-1-61960-621-0 $26.64 $19.98
Organized to follow the textbook on a chapter-by-chapter basis, providing questions to help the student review the material presented in the chapter. This supplement is a consumable resource, designed with perforated pages so that a given chapter can be removed and turned in for grading or checking.
Instructor's Edition 978-1-61960-620-3 $140.00 $105.00 *
The Introduction to Medical Terminology Instructor's Edition contains an easy-reference answer key for the hundreds of questions included in the student text, an overview of the full Introduction to Medical Terminology textbook program, and suggested teaching strategies to help increase the effectiveness of the textbook program. The Instructor's Edition is available in both print and digital formats.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-61960-623-4 $264.00 $198.00 *
This Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Instructor's Materials. An introduction and overview of teaching material. Files are in Portable Document Format (PDF).
  • Answer Keys. Textbook and Workbook Answer Keys in PDF format.
  • Lesson Plans. Customizable daily Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
  • Vocabulary Resources. Printable flash cards and terms lists for reinforcement. Files in Portable Document Format (PDF).
  • Student Activities. Printable diagrams of anatomical illustrations and quizzes in Portable Document Format (PDF).
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: Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
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Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 2GB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
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ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1000 questions 978-1-61960-624-1 $248.00 $186.00 *
The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView® Assessment Suite includes the ExamView® Test Generator, ExamView® Test Manager, and ExamView® Test Player. This product includes 14 test banks with a total of 1000 questions.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Windows® 7, 8, or 10 (32 or 64 bit); Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or higher (or equivalent); 2GB RAM; 500MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.9, 10.10, or 10.11; Intel® Processor 2GHz or higher; 32-bit and 64-bit Kernel and Extensions; 2GB RAM; 300MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License over 400 slides 978-1-61960-625-8 $240.00 $180.00 *
Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 14 chapters, comprising over 400 slides of instructional material.

The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer. Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 256MB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for Mac OS® 9.X), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
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Table of Contents
1. The Basics and the Body
2. The Skeletal System
3. The Muscular System
4. The Integumentary System
5. The Blood and the Lymphatic and Immune Systems
6. The Cardiovascular System
7. The Respiratory System
8. The Digestive System
9. The Nervous System
10. The Special Senses
11. The Endocrine System
12. The Urinary System
13. The Male Reproductive System
14. The Female Reproductive System
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Chapter 2 (PDF, 1.28 MB)
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Chapter 3 (PDF, 552 KB)
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Chapter 2 (PPS, 6.03 MB)
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Correlations
Georgia
 
Medical Terminology in Healthcare Systems
Precision Exams
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Medical Terminology (PDF, 125 KB)
Tennessee
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Medical Terminology (PDF, 431 KB)
Texas
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Medical Terminology (PDF, 90 KB)
About the Author(s)

Linda Stanhope - is the Health Science department head and learning leader for the Amarillo Independent School District in Texas. She has been an instructor for more than 20 years and a Health Science Technology curriculum writer for the state of Texas for the past 14 years. Currently, she works with first-year Health Science Technology instructors as a new-teacher training specialist at the annual Professional Development Conference each summer. In addition, Stanhope serves as an Advisor for Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) and works with National HOSA to train new advisors. She is a member of the Advisory Board for both the Certified Medical Assistant Program and the Paramedicine Program of Amarillo College. Throughout her career, she has earned major awards including the Health Science Lifetime Distinguished Teacher Award and Texas Health Occupations Teacher of the Year. Stanhope holds a Bachelor of Occupational Education degree from Wayland Baptist University.

Kimberly Turnbull - is a Health Science Technology instructor in the Abilene Independent School District in Texas, where she has taught for more than a decade. A Certified Nursing Aide instructor and supervisor for more than 13 years, she is the Nurse Aide Training Competency Evaluation Program (NATCEP) Director for Abilene ISD. Turnbull began her career as a nurse for Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene, where she specialized in the areas of Medical-Surgical Nursing, Skilled Nursing, and Intensive Care. She has earned multiple awards for her outstanding achievements in Health Science Technology education, including the Texas Outstanding Teacher in Community Service Award from the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) and the Teacher Tribute Award from Abilene High School. She is a member of the Texas Health Occupations Association (THOA) and Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA), and she has served as a board member for HOSA. Turnbull earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Morningside College. In addition, she holds a certificate in Applied Technology, Training, and Development from University of North Texas.