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Anatomy Terminology

  • Format: eBook
  • Edition: 2016
  • Publisher: Little Green Apples Publishing LLC

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The Anatomy Terminology Study Brief is intended as a quick reference for anatomy, medical and nursing students as well as individuals affiliated with the medical profession. It collects a wealth of anatomy terminology in a concise and organized format. This Study Brief begins with a brief introduction to anatomy and a short history of medical terminology. Its primary purpose is to provide a quick reference to common anatomical terms, including termms related to body direction/movement--including planes and axes of movement, body regions, body positions, body systems--including major organ systems and functions, skeletal systems and muscular systems. Terms are organized alphabetically and categorized by topic. Terms related to cell structures, infectious organisms, diseases, treatment and diagnostics are also included.

Topics Covered:

  • What is Anatomy?
  • History of Medical Terminology
  • What is Anatomy Terminology?
  • Spatial and Directional Terms
  • Terms for Body Regions
  • Planes and Axes of Motion
  • Terms Related to Movement
  • Major Organ Systems and Their Functions
  • Terms for Cell Structures
  • Terms for Infectious Organisms
  • Terms Related to Diseases
  • Terms Related to Treatment
  • Terms Related to Body Systems
  • Integumentary System
  • Terms According to Skin Color
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Terms for Cardiovascular Disorders
  • Terms Related to Cardiovascular Treatment and Diagnosis
  • Blood Lymph and Immune Systems
  • Digestive System
  • Respiratory System
  • Musculoskeletal System
  • Skeletal System
  • Muscular System
  • What's Current? (Online Resources)

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