HEA 112 Medical Term Project Directions: Using the library database find at

HEA 112 Medical Term Project
Directions:
Using the library database find at least two (2) medical articles from professional journals
Highlight twenty (20) medical terms total (they may be distributed as you see fit between the articles).
Take each highlighted term and enter it in your document, you will need to:
Define the term
Break it down into its word parts (word root, prefix, suffix, combining vowel)
Label the word parts
Cite the article the word came from in the document text
Make sure your reference page includes citations for each paper used as well as your dictionary.
Grading:
Grading is based on:
20 words
Properly defined and broken down
Labeled
APA format – cover page, header, citations and reference page
Proper grammar and spelling
Minus 5 points a day if late
Example:
Hepatitis: Swelling and inflammation of the liver most frequently associated with a virus.
Hepat/itis
wr S (LPN, 2011)
Osteoarthritis: Non-Inflammatory disease caused by loss of cartilage in the joint space.
Oste/o/arthr/itis
wr cv wr s (Smith, 2012)
Cardiologist: Medical physician who specialized in the heart and blood vessels.
Cardi/o/logist
wr cv s (JAMA, 2009)