By Andrew Hutton BSc MSc
A data of clinical terminology is vital for lots of wellbeing and fitness care professions. This beautiful a simple to take advantage of self-teaching textual content offers an easy, interactive, entire advisor to the language of medication. Following a short creation to the fundamental parts of clinical phrases, each one unit offers with a distinct physique process and follows a regular plan: note workout; An anatomy workout; A notice cost; and A self review. via breaking phrases into their part elements and utilizing wisdom via routines and examples from sufferer care, the reader studying how phrases are shaped and turns into accustomed to the typical roots, and suffixes of medial phrases in addition to how they are going to be encountered in perform. moreover, the textual content offers a finished glossary/index, which cross-references the textual content, in addition to a listing of universal abbreviations.
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The stethoscope (Fig. 24) is used in conjunction with the sphygmomanometer to listen to the sounds made by blood flowing through the brachial artery when recording the blood pressure. Without using your Exercise Guide, write the meaning of: (d) sphygmo/graph (e) sphygmo/gram (refers to movements created by arterial pulse) (f) sphygmo/cardio/graph Note. Mano comes from Greek manos, meaning rare. e. gases. The combining form man/o is now used to mean pressure. Figure 23 is a drawing of an instrument that uses a manometer to measure blood pressure.
Instrument to view the intestine 5. g. oesophagus, stomach and duodenum 6. instrument to view body cavities 7. visual examination of the intestine 8. person who operates an endoscope 22 AM INTRODUCTION TO MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY FOR HEALTH CARE Column A (i) panendoscopy (j) photoendoscopy Column B Column C 9. visual examination of body cavities 10. visual examination of S-colon ANATOMY EXERCISE Now complete the Anatomy Exercise on page 14. CASE HISTORY 2 The object of this exercise is to understand words associated with a patient's medical history.
Pneumo/hemo/thorax; see Fig. 16) WORD EXERCISE 7 Without using your Exercise Guide, write the meaning of: (a) pneumono/tomy (b) pneumono/rrhaphy (c) pneumon/osis Note. Pneumonia means a condition of the lungs. It refers to an inflammation of the lungs with exudation caused by infection. (The exudate is a fluid that has escaped from capillaries lining the lungs). Without using your Exercise Guide, build words that mean: (d) removal of a lung (e) disease of a lung Using your Exercise Guide, find the meaning of: (f) pneumono/centesis (g) pneumono/pexy Combining forms Figure 16 Haemothorax (Am.