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Orthopedic words and phrases a quick-reference guide.

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Published by Health Professions Institute in Modesto, Calif .
Written in English


  • Orthopedics -- Terminology.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-150).

ContributionsHealth Professions Institute.
LC ClassificationsRD723 .O78 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination150 p. ;
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1603398M
ISBN 100934385122
LC Control Number91139638

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  out of 5 stars Orthopedic/Neurology Word and Phrase Book. Reviewed in the United States on September 2, This product is disappointing. It is limited in words when compared to Stedman's books. This book combines several specialties and although in theory a good idea to cut down on cost, in reality not very practical if the words are /5(6).   out of 5 stars Orthopedic, Neurology words and phrases. Reviewed in the United States on October 4, Verified Purchase. This book is very helpful to people that do not work in the orthopedic and neurology fields on a regular basis. This book has saved my life several times when I needed information quickly.5/5(1). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 22 cm: Responsibility: Health Professions Institute ; [Sally C. Pitman, editor]. This book combines several specialties and although in theory a good idea to cut down on cost, in reality not very practical if the words are not part of the text. Different books on the dfferent areas of practice are better. Orthopedic/Neurology Words and Phrases: Orthopedics, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Neuroradiology, Podiatry.

Brief definitions to orthopedic terminology arranged topically in 12 chapters. Intended for nurses, secretaries, technicians, and physicians (particularly those in orthopedics). Updated and expanded edition that reflects current terminology. Miscellaneous appendixes. Bibliography. Index. Glossary of orthopedic terms Arthritis —inflammation of a joint or joints resulting in pain or swelling ACL —anterior cruciate ligament; attaches to the front of the knee and passes through the middle of the knee; functions to prevent hyperextension of the joint and to prevent . Orthopaedic Surgeon (also called an Orthopaedist) a physician who diagnoses, treats, manages the rehabilitation process, and provides prevention protocols for patients who suffer from injury or disease in any of the components of the musculoskeletal system. If you are unsure of the meaning of the words use a dictionary. By using a dictionary will help you remember what that particular word means. This book is designed to help you learn the new meaning of words and write sentences using the phrases. You don’t have to learn all phrases pick and choose the ones you want.

Orthopedic/neurology words and phrases a quick-reference guide: orthopedics, neurology, neurosurgery, podiatry, rehabilitation, chiropractic. by Health Professions Institute. 0 Ratings ; Pages: List of Orthopedic Tests (Word List) For Medical Transcriptionists. anterior drawer test. Apley distraction test. Apley grinding test. ballotable patella test. bounce home test. brachial plexus tension test. brush test. Clarke test. Cram test or popliteal test. crossover test. cruciate ligament test. distraction test. drawer test. drop-arm. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Health Professions Institute. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: An update of Orthopedic words and phrases: a quick-reference guide. Description: # Orthopedic words and phrases.\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema. About the Book Author. Beverley Henderson, CMT-R, HRT has more than 40 years of experience in medical terminology and transcription as both an educator and manager. Jennifer L. Dorsey, PhD has coauthored, revised, and ghostwritten books in the medical, business, and personal growth categories for more than 20 years.