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1
完成時間為 4 小時

Introduction to Clinical Terms and Abbreviations

1 個視頻 (總計 6 分鐘), 12 個閱讀材料, 6 個測驗
12 個閱讀材料
Welcome to Clinical Terminology!10分鐘
Course Overview10分鐘
Learning Objectives10分鐘
Guidelines for Understanding Clinical Abbreviations10分鐘
Key Terms10分鐘
Prefix, Root, Suffix (PRS) List10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Vital Signs10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Temperature10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Pulse10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Respiratory Rate, SpO2 and TPR10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Blood Pressure10分鐘
Week 1 Study Guide10分鐘
6 個練習
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Vital Signs14分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related toTemperature24分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Pulse12分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Respiratory Rate, SpO2 and TPR18分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Blood Pressure8分鐘
Week 120分鐘
2
完成時間為 4 小時

Decoding Complex Medical Terms

8 個視頻 (總計 22 分鐘), 14 個閱讀材料, 10 個測驗
8 個視頻
Tour of the US Clinical Unit9分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Health Care Provider Titles1分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Electronic Medical Records1分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms related to the History and Physical Examination22
The Surgical Patient: Mrs. Gerto1分鐘
The Comatose Patient: Mr. Taggert40
The Medical Patient: Mr. Cope58
14 個閱讀材料
Learning Objectives10分鐘
Guidelines for Understanding Complex Medical Terms10分鐘
Key Terms10分鐘
Prefix, Root, Suffix (PRS) List10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Health Care Provider Titles10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Hospital and Associated Clinical Units10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Electronic Medical Records10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms related to the History and Physical Examination10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Patient Health Care Practitioner Notation10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Clinical Assessment Notation10分鐘
The Surgical Patient: Mrs. Gerto10分鐘
The Comatose Patient: Mr. Taggert10分鐘
The Medical Patient: Mr. Cope10分鐘
Week 2 Study Guide10分鐘
10 個練習
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Health Care Provider Titles12分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Hospital and Associated Clinical Units8分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Electronic Medical Records2分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms related to the History and Physical Examination10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Patient Health Care Practitioner Notation8分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Clinical Assessment Notation2分鐘
The Surgical Patient: Mrs. Gerto6分鐘
The Comatose Patient: Mr. Taggert8分鐘
The Medical Patient: Mr. Cope6分鐘
Week 220分鐘
3
完成時間為 3 小時

Advanced Decoding Strategies for Clinical Terms

2 個視頻 (總計 4 分鐘), 8 個閱讀材料, 4 個測驗
2 個視頻
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Administration of Medications and IV Fluids40
8 個閱讀材料
Learning Objectives10分鐘
Guidelines for Safe Use of Abbreviations10分鐘
Key Terms10分鐘
Prefix, Root, Suffix (PRS) List10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Emergency Situations10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Timing of Medications10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Route of Administration10分鐘
Week 3 Study Guide10分鐘
4 個練習
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Emergency Situations44分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Timing of Medications14分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to Route of Administration36分鐘
Week 320分鐘
4
完成時間為 4 小時

Diseases of the Bodily Systems

1 個視頻 (總計 3 分鐘), 13 個閱讀材料, 9 個測驗
1 個視頻
13 個閱讀材料
Learning Objectives10分鐘
Guidelines for Understanding the Abbreviations for Diseases and Medical Conditions10分鐘
Key Terms10分鐘
Prefix, Root, Suffix (PRS) List10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Neurological System10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Musculoskeletal System10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Cardiovascular System10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Respiratory System10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Gastrointestinal System10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Genitourinary System10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Endocrine System10分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to General Diagnoses10分鐘
Week 4 Study Guide10分鐘
9 個練習
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Neurological System12分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Musculoskeletal System6分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Cardiovascular System20分鐘
Respiratory System14分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Gastrointestinal System6分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Genitourinary System8分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to the Endocrine System2分鐘
Abbreviations and Terms Related to General Diagnoses8分鐘
Week 420分鐘
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創建者 FBJan 2nd 2018

This course was really helpful. I took notes and will review them often to keep abreast with the medical terms. These will also help me communicate clinically with my PCP. I truly enjoyed this course!

創建者 ERApr 16th 2019

The instructor's calm and clear explanations make this a joy to watch.\n\nThis course is very useful for me as a medical product translator to get an understanding of the actual clinical environment.

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Valerie Swigart, Ph.D. R.N.

Professor of Nursing
School of Nursing
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Michael Gold, Ph.D.

Associate Professor Emeritus
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs

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  • Medical terms, abbreviations and acronyms are a large part of the verbal and written communication that occurs in clinical situations in the U.S. Abbreviations are used to increase efficiency by shortening the time to communicate. If you want to join in any conversation about clinical matters, you will need to understand terms, abbreviations and acronyms.

  • You can always ask for clarification. However, clinical settings in U.S. hospitals are often very busy, noisy places with people hurrying to meet patients’ needs. There will be little time for explanation of word meanings. The more emergent the situation, the more likely it is that abbreviations will be used. When you know a term or abbreviation before hearing it on the clinical unit, you will be a better communicator and more effective healthcare team member.

  • No. This is a course for beginning students. A major advantage is that the course helps you to focus on terms that you are most likely to hear or see during your early clinical training.

  • This course emphasizes learning to recognize and decipher common spoken and written clinical terms and abbreviations necessary for clear communication with patients and health care providers. Understanding and learning clinical language will help you to function more effectively and safely as a healthcare team member.

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