Common disease suffixes every medical professional should know!
Feeling overwhelmed with complicated medical terms? Use this cheat sheet to master even the trickiest of terms.
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.
Fractures- open closed. FOOSH-colle's, greenstick, scaphoid, snuffbox tenderness.
Medical terminology for body parts/organs
29 flash cards that cover the vocabulary for body directions, planes, cavities, and regions for Anatomy.
NASA: ANTHROPOMETRY AND BIOMECHANICS on age 40 Man and Woman in Year 2000
A Facebook find! A visual of the skeletal system. Please see my facebook page for proper credit to the poster of this photo. https://www.facebook.com/pediatricPT/posts/1112488678784389
Write notes like a rockstar...common abbreviations used in the hospital and in nursing school. More
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