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Contents
Preface ix
About the Authors xiv
How to Use This Textbook xv
Supplements at a Glance xix
Acknowledgments xx
Basic Health Care Concepts and Skills 2
CHAPTER 1 History and Trends of Health Care 4
Part 1
Chapter Objectives 4
Key Terms 4
1:1 History of Health Care 5
1:2 Trends in Health Care 18
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 27
Summary 28
Internet Searches 28
Review Questions 29
CHAPTER 2 Health Care Systems 30
Chapter Objectives 30
Key Terms 30
2:1 Private Health Care Facilities 31
2:2 Government Agencies 34
2:3 Voluntary or Nonprofit Agencies 35
2:4 Organizational Structure 35
2:5 Health Insurance Plans 36
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 40
Summary 41
Internet Searches 41
Review Questions 42
CHAPTER 3 Careers in Health Care 43
Chapter Objectives 43
Key Terms 43
3:1 Introduction to Health Care Careers 45
3:2 Therapeutic Services Careers 48
3:2A Dental Careers 51
3:2B Emergency Medical Services Careers 52
3:2C Medical Careers 54
3:2D Mental Health Services and Social
Services Careers 56
3:2E Mortuary Careers 58
3:2F Nursing Careers 59
3:2G Nutrition and Dietary Services Careers 61
3:2H Veterinary Careers 61
3:2I Vision Services Careers 63
3:2J Other Therapeutic Services Careers 64
3:3 Diagnostic Services Careers 70
3:4 Health Informatics Careers 74
3:5 Support Services Careers 77
3:6 Biotechnology Research and
Development Careers 79
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 81
Summary 82
Internet Searches 82
Review Questions 82

CHAPTER 4 Personal and Professional Qualities
of a Health Care Worker 83
Chapter Objectives 83
Key Terms 83
Introduction 84
4:1 Personal Appearance 84
4:2 Personal Characteristics 86
4:3 Effective Communications 87
4:4 Interpersonal Relationships 93
4:5 Teamwork 94
4:6 Professional Leadership 95
4:7 Parliamentary Procedure 96
4:8 Stress 99
4:9 Time Management 101
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 103
Summary 104
Internet Searches 105
Review Questions 105
iv COn te n ts
CHAPTER 5 Legal and Ethical Responsibilities 106
Chapter Objectives 106
Key Terms 106
5:1 Legal Responsibilities 107
5:2 Ethics 113
5:3 Patients’ Rights 114
5:4 Advance Directives for Health Care 116
5:5 Professional Standards 118
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 120
Summary 121
Internet Searches 121
Review Questions 122
CHAPTER 8 Human Growth and Development 240
Chapter Objectives 240
Key Terms 240
Introduction 241
8:1 Life Stages 241
8:2 Death and Dying 252
8:3 Human Needs 255
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 259
Summary 260
Internet Searches 261
Review Questions 261
CHAPTER 6 Medical Terminology 123
Chapter Objectives 123
Key Terms 123
6:1 Interpreting Word Parts 123
6:2 Using Medical Abbreviations 134
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 143
Summary 143
Internet Searches 144
Review Questions 144
CHAPTER 7 Anatomy and Physiology 145
Chapter Objectives 145
Key Terms 145
7:1 Basic Structure of the Human Body 146
7:2 Body Planes, Directions, and Cavities 153
7:3 Integumentary System 156
7:4 Skeletal System 161
7:5 Muscular System 168
7:6 Nervous System 173
7:7 Special Senses 183
7:8 Circulatory System 190
7:9 Lymphatic System 200
7:10 Respiratory System 202
7:11 Digestive System 209
7:12 Urinary System 217
7:13 Endocrine System 221
7:14 Reproductive System 228
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 237
Summary 238
Internet Searches 238
Review Questions 239

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CHAPTER 9 Cultural Diversity 262
Chapter Objectives 262
Key Terms 262
9:1 Culture, Ethnicity, and Race 263
9:2 Bias, Prejudice, and Stereotyping 265
9:3 Understanding Cultural Diversity 265
9:4 Respecting Cultural Diversity 276
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 276
Summary 277
Internet Searches 277
Review Questions 278
CHAPTER 10 Geriatric Care 279
Chapter Objectives 279
Key Terms 279
Introduction 280
10:1 Myths on Aging 280
10:2 Physical Changes of Aging 282
10:3 Psychosocial Changes of Aging 288
10:4 Confusion and Disorientation in the 290
10:5 Meeting the Needs of the 293
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 295
Summary 295
Internet Searches 296
Review Questions 296
CHAPTER 11 Nutrition and Diets 297
Chapter Objectives 297
Key Terms 297
11:1 Fundamentals of Nutrition 298
11:2 Essential Nutrients 299
11:3 Utilization of Nutrients 300
11:4 Maintenance of Good Nutrition 304
11:5 Weight Management 308
11:6 Therapeutic Diets 312
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 313
Summary 314
Internet Searches 315
Review Questions 315
CHAPTER 12 Computers and Technology in Health Care 316
Chapter Objectives 316
Key Terms 316
12:1 Introduction 317
12:2 Information Systems 317
12:3 Diagnostics 321
12:4 Treatment 324
12:5 Patient Monitoring 327
12:6 Education 329
12:7 Research 329
12:8 Communication 330
12:9 Using the Internet 332
12:10 Computer Protection and Security 333
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 335
Summary 336
Internet Searches 336
Review Questions 337
CHAPTER 13 Medical Math 338
Chapter Objectives 338
Key Terms 338
Introduction 339
13:1 Basic Calculations 339
13:2 Estimating 349
13:3 Roman Numerals 349
13:4 Angles 350
13:5 Systems of Measurement 351
13:6 Temperature Conversion 356
13:7 Military Time 357
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 359
Summary 359
Internet Searches 360
Review Questions 360

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CHAPTER 15 Infection Control 386
Chapter Objectives 386
Key Terms 386
15:1 Understanding the Principles
of Infection Control 387
15:2 Bioterrorism 393
15:3 Washing Hands 396
15:4 Observing Standard Precautions 399
15:5 Sterilizing with an Autoclave 408
15:6 Using Chemicals for Disinfection 414
15:7 Cleaning with an Ultrasonic Unit 416
15:8 Using Sterile Techniques 419
15:9 Maintaining Transmission-Based
Precautions 431
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 444
Summary 444
Internet Searches 445
Review Questions 445
CHAPTER 16 Vital Signs 446
Chapter Objectives 446
Key Terms 446
16:1 Measuring and Recording Vital Signs 447
16:2 Measuring and Recording Temperature 449
16:3 Measuring and Recording Pulse 462
16:4 Measuring and Recording Respirations 464
16:5 Graphing TPR 466
16:6 Measuring and Recording Apical Pulse 468
16:7 Measuring and Recording Blood Pressure 471
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 476
Summary 476
Internet Searches 477
Review Questions 477
CHAPTER 17 First Aid 478
Chapter Objectives 478
Key Terms 478
17:1 Providing First Aid 479
17:2 Performing Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation 481
17:3 Providing First Aid for Bleeding and Wounds 499
17:4 Providing First Aid for Shock 504
17:5 Providing First Aid for Poisoning 507
17:6 Providing First Aid for Burns 511
17:7 Providing First Aid for Heat Exposure 515
17:8 Providing First Aid for Cold Exposure 517
17:9 Providing First Aid for Bone and Joint Injuries 519
17:10 Providing First Aid for Specific Injuries 525
17:11 Providing First Aid for Sudden Illness 531
17:12 Applying Dressings and Bandages 536
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 542
Summary 542
Internet Searches 542
Review Questions 543
CHAPTER 18 Preparing for the World of Work 544
Chapter Objectives 544
Key Terms 544
18:1 Developing Job-Keeping Skills 545
18:2 Writing a Cover Letter and Preparing
a Résumé 547
18:3 Completing Job Application Forms 553
18:4 Participating in a Job Interview 555
18:5 Determining Net Income 558
18:6 Calculating a Budget 560
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 562
Summary 562
Internet Searches 563
Review Questions 563
COn te n ts
CHAPTER 14 Promotion of Safety 361
Chapter Objectives 361
Key Terms 361
14:1 Using Body Mechanics 362
14:2 Preventing Accidents and Injuries 364
14:3 Observing Fire Safety 379
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 383
Summary 384
Internet Searches 384
Review Questions 385

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CHAPTER 20 Laboratory Assistant Skills 651
Chapter Objectives 651
Key Terms 651
Career Highlights 652
20:1 Operating the Microscope 653
20:2 Obtaining and Handling Cultures 658
20:3 Puncturing the Skin to Obtain
Capillary Blood 669
20:4 Performing a Microhematocrit 672
20:5 Measuring Hemoglobin 677
20:6 Preparing and Staining a Blood Film
or Smear 681
20:7 Testing for Blood Types 684
20:8 Performing an Erythrocyte
Sedimentation Rate 688
20:9 Measuring Blood-Sugar (Glucose) Level 691
20:10 Testing Urine 695
20:11 Using Reagent Strips to Test Urine 696
20:12 Measuring Specific Gravity 700
20:13 Preparing Urine for Microscopic
Examination 704
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 707
Summary 708
Internet Searches 708
Review Questions 709
Special Health Care Skills 564
CHAPTER 19 Dental Assistant Skills 566
Part 2
Chapter Objectives 566
Key Terms 567
Career Highlights 568
19:1 Identifying the Structures and Tissues
of a Tooth 568
19:2 Identifying the Teeth 571
19:3 Identifying Teeth Using the Universal/
National Numbering System and the
Federation Dentaire International
(FDI) System 574
19:4 Identifying the Surfaces of the Teeth 577
19:5 Charting Conditions of the Teeth 580
19:6 Operating and Maintaining Dental
Equipment 586
19:7 Identifying Dental Instruments
and Preparing Dental Trays 595
19:8 Positioning a Patient in the Dental Chair 602
19:9 Demonstrating Brushing and
Flossing Techniques 604
19:10 Taking Impressions and Pouring Models 608
19:11 Making Custom Trays 621
19:12 Maintaining and Loading an Anesthetic
Aspirating Syringe 624
19:13 Mixing Dental Cements and Bases 631
19.14 Preparing Restorative Materials—Amalgam
and Composite 637
19:15 Developing and Mounting Dental
Radiographs (X-Rays) 643
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 649
Summary 649
Internet Searches 650
Review Questions 650
COn te n ts
CHAPTER 21 Medical Assistant Skills 710
Chapter Objectives 710
Key Terms 710
Career Highlights 711
21:1 Measuring/Recording Height and Weight 712
21:2 Positioning a Patient 720
21:3 Screening for Vision Problems 726
21:4 Assisting with Physical Examinations 729
21:5 Assisting with Minor Surgery and
Suture Removal 739
21:6 Recording and Mounting an
Electrocardiogram 747
21:7 Using the Physicians’ Desk Reference (PDR) 756
21:8 Working with Medications 758
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 761
Summary 761
Internet Searches 762
Review Questions 762

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CHAPTER 23 Physical Therapy Skills 896
Chapter Objectives 896
Key Terms 896
Career Highlights 897
23:1 Performing Range-of-Motion (ROM)
Exercises 897
23:2 Ambulating Patients Who Use Transfer
(Gait) Belts, Crutches, Canes, or Walkers 906
23:3 Administering Heat/Cold Applications 919
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 929
Summary 930
Internet Searches 930
Review Questions 930
CHAPTER 24 Business and Accounting Skills 931
Chapter Objectives 931
Key Terms 931
24:1A Filing Records 932
24:1B Filing Records Using the Alphabetical or
Numerical System 934
24:2 Using the Telephone 938
24:3 Scheduling Appointments 943
24:4 Completing Medical Records and Forms 947
24:5 Composing Business Letters 954
24:6 Completing Insurance Forms 959
24:7 Maintaining a Bookkeeping System 965
24:8 Writing Checks, Deposit Slips, and Receipts 970
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 976
Summary 976
Internet Searches 977
Review Questions 977
Appendix A: Career and Technical Student
Organizations (CTSOs) 978
Appendix B: Correlation to National Health
Care Foundation Standards 981
Appendix C: Metric Conversion Charts 982
Glossary 984
References 1007
Index 1013
COn te n ts
CHAPTER 22 Nurse Assistant Skills 763
Chapter Objectives 763
Key Terms 764
Career Highlights 764
22:1 Admitting, Transferring, and Discharging
Patients 765
22:2 Positioning, Turning, Moving, and
Transferring Patients 772
22:3 Bedmaking 792
22:4 Administering Personal Hygiene 802
22:5 Measuring and Recording Intake and Output 824
22:6 Feeding a Patient 829
22:7 Assisting with a Bedpan/Urinal 832
22:8 Providing Catheter and
Urinary-Drainage Unit Care 837
22:9 Providing Ostomy Care 844
22:10 Collecting Stool/Urine Specimens 848
22:11 Enemas and Rectal Treatments 858
22:12 Applying Restraints 868
22:13 Administering Preoperative and
Postoperative Care 874
22:14 Applying Binders 884
22:15 Administering Oxygen 886
22:16 Giving Postmortem Care 891
Today’s Research: Tomorrow’s Health Care 894
Summary 894
Internet Searches 895
Review Questions 895

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