Based on the best-selling Diversified Health Occupations, Introduction to Health Science Technology provides the health science technology student with basic entry level knowledge required for a variety of health care careers, including medical terminology, basic anatomy and physiology, computer training, leadership, team building skills and in-depth medical math. It is also a highly practical resource that covers the core information needed to pursue a career in health care, from an introduction to the health care industry to descriptions of health-related careers to legal and ethical responsibilities of health care workers. Carefully revised with new photos throughout, the second edition includes updated information on the Food Guide Pyramid, infection control information, standards for blood pressure that concur with AMA and AHA recommendations, and much more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Skeletal. System. Objectives. After completing this section, you should be able to: ac List five functions of bones ac Label the parts of a bone on a diagram of a long bone ... Describe at least four diseases of the skeletal system ac Define, pronounce, and spell all key terms metatarsals (met-ah-tar -sulz) os coxae (ahs cock -see) patella (pa-tell -ah) periosteum (per-ee-os -tee-um) phalanges (fa-lan -jeez) radiusanbsp;...
|Title||:||Introduction to Health Science Technology|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2008-04-11|