Word definition and glossary term exercises, short answer and fill-in-the-blank questions, anatomic structure identification exercises, patient screening and patient teaching critical thinking questions, essay questions, and certification exam review questions provide a solid learning tool.
¡Word definitions and glossary terms reinforce your understanding of key medical terminology.
¡Chapter-specific fill-in-the-blank and short answer questions test your retention of textbook content.
¡Labeling exercises challenge you to identify important anatomic structures and processes.
¡Patient Screening scenarios provide practice recognizing the varying degrees of urgency in realistic patient situations.
¡Certification Exam Review helps you build the confidence for success on your certification exam.
Table of Contents
¡Mechanisms and Treatment of Disease
¡Developmental, Congenital, and Childhood Diseases and Disorders
¡Immunologic Diseases and Conditions
¡Diseases and Conditions of the Endocrine System
¡Diseases and Disorders of the Eye and Ear
¡Diseases and Conditions of the Integumentary System
¡Diseases and Conditions of the Musculoskeletal System
¡Diseases and Conditions of the Digestive System
¡Diseases and Conditions of the Respiratory System
¡Diseases and Conditions of the Circulatory System
¡Diseases and Conditions of the Urinary System
¡Diseases and Conditions of the Reproductive System
¡Neurological Diseases and Conditions
¡Disorders and Conditions Resulting from Trauma
Margaret Schell Frazier, RN, CMA, BS, Formerly-Department Chair, Health and Human Services Division, Program Chair, Medical Assisting Program, Ivy Tech State College, Fort Wayne, IN
Jeanette Drzymkowski, RN, BS, Formerly-Associate Faculty, Ivy Tech State College, Northeast, Fort Wayne, IN