Preparing to Pass the Medical Assisting Exam (JB Review) by Carlene Harrison

By Carlene Harrison

Getting ready to go the scientific aiding examination is a entire evaluate for clinical assistants getting ready to take both the yank organization of clinical Assistants (AAMA) qualified clinical helping examination (CMA), or the yank clinical Technologists (AMT) Registered clinical helping examination (RMA). This new overview consultant might help arrange scholars to go those clinical helping checks. this article covers all 3 parts verified at the qualified scientific supporting (CMA) examination medical wisdom, Administrative wisdom and basic wisdom together with clinical Terminology; Anatomy and body structure; universal ailment and Pathology; criminal and moral concerns; Billing; Coding; Asepsis and an infection keep an eye on; Specimen assortment, Diagnostic trying out and scientific apparatus; Pharmacology and medicine management; clinical Emergencies and primary reduction, and extra! getting ready to cross the clinical supporting examination is written in an easy structure with over 1,000 assessment questions together with solutions and causes. With a story content material overview, this consultant prepares readers to sit down for the 200-question CMA examination, and 200-210-question RMA examination, with self belief. together with test-taking recommendations and over one hundred fifty tables and illustrations, scholars and pros of all studying kinds will locate this a vital source for the clinical helping examination! comprises an interactive CD-ROM with evaluation questions, solutions, and factors. positive aspects comprise: desk of Contents following the description of AAMA and AMT assessments; Timed pre-test to help the reader in identifying powerful and vulnerable components; Test-taking options; learn advice inside of each one bankruptcy; 20 perform questions following each one bankruptcy; Over a hundred and fifty illustrations and tables; Timed post-test with an evidence of right solutions; CD-ROM with over one thousand questions

Show description

Read or Download Preparing to Pass the Medical Assisting Exam (JB Review) PDF

Similar allied health professions books

Fractal Analysis of the Binding and Dissociation Kinetics for Different Analytes on Biosensor Surfaces

Biosensors are discovering expanding purposes in several parts. during the last few years the parts the place biosensors can be utilized successfully has elevated dramatically. This e-book just like the prior 4 books on analyte-receptor binding and dissociation kinetics via this writer addresses the customarily ignored region.

Occupational Therapy Evidence in Practice for Mental Health

Occupational treatment facts in perform for psychological future health offers scholars and practitioners with a necessary textbook that either demonstrates and explains the applying of evidence-based perform. The publication comprises case reports that in actual fact illustrate the ways that conception, learn and/or governmental guidance can be utilized to notify scientific reasoning and perform.

Role Emerging Occupational Therapy: Maximising Occupation-Focused Practice

Function rising Occupational treatment: Maximising profession concentrated perform is written for an viewers of occupational remedy practitioners, educators and scholars. this article deals an exploration of rising cutting edge instructions for the career of occupational remedy with a spotlight upon the idea and alertness of position rising placements.

Extra info for Preparing to Pass the Medical Assisting Exam (JB Review)

Sample text

Which of the following words is misspelled? A. B. C. D. E. QXP 10/21/09 8:15 PM Page 32 General Knowledge 3-18. The condition commonly known as chickenpox is caused by which virus? A. B. C. D. E. West Nile Rubeola Varicella zoster Rubella Epstein-Barr 3-19. A person might experience dyspnea with which of the following conditions? A. B. C. D. E. Heart failure Liver failure Rheumatoid arthritis Benign prostatic hypertrophy Otitis media 3-20. The emergency procedure in which an incision is made into the trachea in order to gain access to the airway is called a A.

Pyrosis, or heartburn, refers to the burning sensation caused by the reflux of stomach acid into the esophagus. 3-23. The corr ect answer is C. “Gastr/o-” means stomach, “enter” means small intestine, and “-ologist” means specialist. Thus, a gastroenterologist is a specialist in treating diseases and disorders of the stomach and intestines. A colonoscopy examines the inner surface of the colon and rectum. 3-24. The corr ect answer is C. A stone in the urinary bladder is known as a cystolith. “Cyst/o-” means urinary bladder and “-lith” means stone.

Directional terms describe the position of structures relative to other structures of the body while in the anatomic position. Table 4-3 defines directional terms as oppositional pairs. Common Anatomic Descriptors In clinical medicine, the common names of body parts are given more precise anatomic descriptors. The exam may contain questions related to the location of specific organs using this more specific terminology, which is described in Table 4-4. HOMEOSTASIS Homeostasis refers to the body being in a state of equilibrium.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.52 of 5 – based on 32 votes