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Welcome to Medical Assisting at the Ivy Tech Michigan City Campus!
This library guide was created to assist you in the research needed to complete your Medical Assisting program. It includes popular links to films-on-demand, journals, books, e-books, and other online materials that may be available for your use.
Popular A-Z Resources
Academic and professional journals, magazines, books, theses, and CEUs for Nursing and allied health professions.
CMA Today: Published by the American Association of Medical Assistants.
Nurse Review: 3-Volume binder set of past Nurse Review publications.
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Library Items in Print
Human Anatomy on File by
Call Number: Ref 611 Hum
Publication Date: 2003-04-01
Here is an ingenious and invaluable addition to medical reference materials. Human Anatomy On File[trademark], New Edition is an authoritative collection of approximately 1,500 clear, simple anatomical drawings. This New Edition provides a clearer, cleaner collection of images for students and teachers. With its companion, these two volumes provide the most comprehensive source of reproducible images of the human body. Coverage includes: Nervous System; Muscular System; Skeletal System; Cardiovascular System; Respiratory System; Digestive System; Urinary System; The Senses; Endocrine System; Physical Development.
Gray's Anatomy for Students by
Call Number: Ref 611 Hum
Publication Date: 2009-02-11
It didn't take long for students around the world to realize that anatomy texts just don't get any better than Gray's Anatomy for Students. Only in its 2nd edition, this already popular, clinically focused reference has moved far ahead of the competition and is highly recommended by anyone who uses it. A team of authors with a wealth of diverse teaching and clinical experience has updated and revised this new edition to efficiently cover what you're learning in contemporary anatomy classes. An improved format, updated clinical material, and remarkable artwork by renowned illustrators Richard Tibbitts and Paul Richardson make anatomy easier than ever for you to master. Unique coverage of surface anatomy, correlative diagnostic images, and clinical case studies demonstrate practical applications of anatomical concepts. And, an international advisory board, comprised of more than 100 instructors, ensures that the material is accurate, up to date, and easy to use.
Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants by
Call Number: 610.737 Bon 2015
Publication Date: 2014-02-14
Learn the concepts, procedures, and skills you need to succeed as a medical assistant! Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants provides clear, step-by-step instructions for common office procedures such as taking vital signs, collecting and processing lab specimens, preparing patients for examinations, and assisting with office surgeries. Written by expert educator Kathy Bonewit-West, this edition covers the latest competencies and topics related to today's medical assisting practice, including HIPAA, the Electronic Health Record, and caring for special populations.
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