Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology Course
|Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology|
The student gains a working knowledge of basic medical and insurance terminology. The student learns the meaning and pronunciation of medical terms, including root words, and the combining forms using suffixes and prefixes. A thorough presentation of terms and abbreviations used with the different body systems includes the cardiovascular, musculoskeletal, integumentary, genitourinary, nervous, respiratory, digestive, and endocrine systems. Students will also learn the medical abbreviations associated with medical service providers.