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Medical language began with the ancient Greeks over 2000 years ago.
Both Hippocrates and Aristotle studied and wrote about medicine. Since then as scientific knowledge, medical technology, and medical practice evolved so did the language of medicine.
Use this category to keep current.
Teaching a new language can have its challenges.
Use this category for practical hints and techniques for teaching and learning medical terminology.
Most medical terms are built from Greek and Latin word parts.
They are also from modern language or they may be acronyms or eponyms. This category spotlights a medical term so you can learn about it in depth.
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Whether a healthcare employee or patient, abbreviations are probably a part of your vocabulary.
Would you choose this option? Read about its history, benefits, and terminology to understand it.
You have just said "yes" to teaching your first medical terminology course. Now what?