Medical Terminology ONLINE
This course covers the following key areas and topics: • Skills for identifying, spelling, and analyzing medical terms • Word structure including root words, prefixes, combining forms, and suffixes • Review of major medical specialties and associated body systems • Introductory, anatomy and physiology and common pathologies • Major drug classifications, diagnostic tests, and treatment procedures • Medical abbreviations and symbols
Detailed Course Topics Covered: • Basic skills for building and analyzing medical terms • The use of word roots, combining forms, suffixes, and prefixes • Anatomical terminology • Introduction to the major medical specialties • Anatomy and physiology of body systems • Medical terms aligned to the organs and tissues of the body and their function in health and disease • Pronunciation of terms • Spelling of terms • Practice analyzing, pronouncing, and spelling terms related to anatomy and physiology • Practice analyzing, pronouncing, and spelling medical terms containing diagnostic and procedural suffixes • Practice deciphering medical terminology as written in case reports • Major classes of drugs and associated medical terms • Diagnostic tests and procedures organized by body system • Medical abbreviations and symbols
You will have 6 months to complete your course.
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