Medical Terminology: An Innovative and Successful Approach
This unique book teaches Greek and Latin combining forms (prefixes, suffixes, and word roots), enabling students and medical professionals to learn ... Show synopsis This unique book teaches Greek and Latin combining forms (prefixes, suffixes, and word roots), enabling students and medical professionals to learn how to break down complex terms into their components. By mastering these combining forms, one can deduce the meaning of words never seen before. Definitions and examples are given for each combining form in quick reference charts. Additionally, the supplemental interactive website and training programs introduce thousands of new terms that the student is permitted to define based on his or her newly-acquired knowledge of combining forms. Students are allowed to track their progress and tailor exercises to address deficiencies. When used in tandem, the text and website provide significant advantages over other terminology books. The use of this text is the best way to prepare for any medical career!