Table of contents for Illustrated guide to medical terminology / Juanita J. Davies.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
Preface
About the Author
Acknowledgments
How to Use the Book
Chapter 1 Basic Word Structure
1.1 Parts of a Medical Word
1.2 How to Learn Medical Words
1.3 Basic Word Structure
1.4 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
1.5 Review Exercises
Chapter 2 Basic Body Structure
2.1 Anatomy and Physiology
2.2 Levels of Organization
2.3 Body Systems
2.4 Common Anatomical Roots
2.5 Review Exercises
Chapter 3 Common Suffixes 
3.1 New roots
3.2 Learning the Terms.
3.3 Review Exercises.
3.4 Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 4 Common Prefixes
4.1	New roots, suffixes, and prefixes
4.2	Learning the Terms
4.3	Summary of Prefixes That Have the Same Meaning
4.4	Summary of Prefixes That Have the Opposite Meaning
4.5	Review Exercises
4.6	Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 5 Body Organization
5.1 Body Cavities
5.2 Directional Terminology
5.3 Body Planes
5.4 Abdominopelvic Regions 
5.5 Abdominopelvic Quadrants
5.6 New roots, suffixes, and prefixes
5.7 Learning the Terms
5.8 Review Exercises
5.9 Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 6 Skin and Related Structures 
	6.1 Structure and Function of the Skin
	6.2 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
	6.3 Learning the Terms
	6.4 Pathology
	6.5 Review Exercises
	6.6 Pronunciation and Spelling
 Chapter 7 Skeletal System 
7.1 Major Bones of the Body
7.2 Bone Structure and Function
7.3 Vertebral Column
7.4 Joints
7.5 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
7.6 Learning the Terms 
7.7 Pathology
7.8 Review Exercises
7.9 Pronunciations and Spelling
Chapter 8 Muscular System
8.1 Major Muscles of the Body
8.2 Types of Muscle Tissue
8.3 Movements of Skeletal Muscles
8.4 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
8.5 Learning the Terms
8.6 Pathology
8.7 Review Exercises
8.8 Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 9 Nervous System
9.1	Major Organs of the Nervous System
9.2	Divisions of the Nervous System
9.3	Nerve Cells and Nerves
9.4	The Central Nervous System
9.5	 Peripheral Nervous System
9.6	 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
9.7	 Learning the Terms
9.8	 Pathology
9.9	 Review Exercises
9.10	Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 10 Eyes and Ears
10.1	The Eyeball
10.2	Refraction
10.3	Visual Pathway
10.4	New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
10.5	Learning the Terms
10.6	Pathology of the Eye
10.7	Major structures of the Ear
10.8	Auditory Pathway
10.9	New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
10.10	Learning the Terms
10.11	Pathology of the Ear
10.12	Review Exercises
10.13	Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 11 Digestive System
11.1 Major Organs of the Digestive System
11.2 Small Intestine
11.3 Large Intestine
11.4 Liver, Gallbladder, Biliary Tract
11.5 Peritoneum
11.6 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
11.7 Learning the Terms
11.8 Pathology
11.9 Diagnostic Tests
11.10 Review Exercises
11.11 Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 12 Cardiovascular System 
12.1 Major Organs of the Cardiovascular System.
12.2 Structures of the Heart 
12.3 How the Heart Beats
12.4 Blood Pressure and Pulse
12.5 Blood Vessels and Circulation
12.6 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
12.7 Learning the Terms 
12.8 Pathology
12.9 Review Exercises
12.10 Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 13 Blood 
13.1 Blood Composition 
13.2 Blood Types
13.3 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
13.4 Learning the Terms
13.5 Pathology
13.6 Review Exercises
13.7 Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 14 Lymphatic and Immune System 
14.1 Major Organs of the Lymphatic System
14.2 Lymphatic System
14.3 Immune System
14.4 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
14.5 Learning the Terms
14.6 Pathology
14.7 Review Exercises
14.8 Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 15 Respiratory System 
15.1 Major Organs of the Respiratory System
15.2 Upper Respiratory Tract
15.3 Lower Respiratory Tract
15.4 Paranasal Sinuses
15.5 Pleural and Mediastinal Cavities
15.6 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
15.7 Learning the Terms
15.8 Pathology
15.9 Review Exercises
15.10 Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 16 Urinary System
16.1 Major Organs of the Urinary System
16.2 Structure and Function of the Urinary System
16.3 Urine Production
16.4 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
16.5 Learning the Terms
16.6 Pathology
16.7 Review Exercises
16.8 Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 17 Male Reproductive System
17.1 Major Organs of the Male Reproductive System
17.2 Structure and Function of the Male Reproductive System
17.3 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
17.4 Learning the Terms
17.5 Pathology
17.6 Review Exercises
17.7 Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 18 Female Reproductive System 
18.1 Major Organs of the Female Reproductive System
18.2 Structure and Function of the Female Reproductive System
18.3 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes 
18.4 Learning the Terms 
18.5 Pathology 
18.6 Review Exercises
18.7 Pronunciation and Spelling
Chapter 19 Endocrine System
19.1 Glands of the Endocrine System
19.2 Peripheral Endocrine Gland
19.3 Central Endocrine Glands
19.4 Abbreviations of Major Hormones
19.5 New Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
19.6 Learning the Terms
19.7 Pathology
19.8 Review Exercises
19.9 Pronunciation and Spelling
Appendix A Pronunciations

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Medicine -- Terminology.
Terminology -- Programmed Instruction.
Anatomy -- Programmed Instruction.
Physiological Processes -- Programmed Instruction.