Medical Terminology: A Handbook for the Skin Care Specialist explores medical terminology in the spa and medical office setting, starting with basic language and moving into the more advanced. The reader will benefit from the in-depth look into the roots of words, the Latin and Greek languages they come from, and learn roots making deciphering the terms easier. End of chapter exercises provided as an independent study tool that will allow the reader to review terms on their own. As the terms are more clearly understood the reader will be able to work them into their own everyday language. Most importantly, the terms included are the most up-to-date and relevant to the aesthetics industry and will leave the reader with the most cutting edge information necessary to succeed. The text is fun and easy to use and will provide all of the tools necessary to fully educate the aesthetics professional in the ever-important area of terminology.
Chapter 1: The Basics of Grammar and Speech Chapter 2: What is Medical Terminology Chapter 3: Prefixes Chapter 4: Suffixes Chapter 5: Roots Chapter 6: Pharmaceutical and Cosmeceutical Terminology Chapter 7: Learning and Remembering Medical Terminology Chapter 8: Medical Directory for the Aesthetics Student