For those of you who don't remember your Latin roots, here are some common medical prefixes and postfixes. Designed for doctors/nurses in training, but since many of us have to make our own medical decisions, it could be useful for anyone.
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Common disease suffixes every medical professional should know!
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Surgical terms good for all new techs or surgical rns too
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Medical Terminology:The Basics (Quick Study Academic)
Prefix and Suffixes are useful fro understanding the nature of the word without ever having had seen it before. You can know the area that needs treatment or the type of problem the patient may be facing.
Fractures- open closed. FOOSH-colle's, greenstick, scaphoid, snuffbox tenderness.
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Body Directions, Planes, Cavities, and Regions Vocab. Flash Cards For Anatomy
Body Directions, Planes, Cavities, and Regions Vocab. Flash Cards For Anatomy. There are 29 terms total. These may be used in conjunction with the Body Directions, Planes, Cavities, and Regions Word Search, Cross Word, and Quiz/Worksheet.
patient positioning - KNOW THIS. So when your patient is suddenly hypotensive…