The new edition of the textbook ‘English Medical Terminology for Health Sciences’ is the sequel of the English Terminology for Health Sciences. In this new edition, 17 new chapters have been added that are considered essential for the completion of the book. The present textbook constitutes a dynamic learning method of the main medical terms in English with reading texts and exercises based on Biology, Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology.
The textbook is organized into chapters with clear organizational structure. The reading texts are followed by a series of activities and exercises that the reader is called upon to solve, whilst colour illustrations display the most important structures and functions of the organs and systems of the human body. The useful material in the form of illustrations and tables makes teaching and learning more effective. There are separate chapters with strong clinical focus on the major diseases of each body system. This textbook also contains an extensive English-Greek and Greek-English dictionary with terms that the reader encounters and it contains the answers to all the exercises contained therein. At the end of the book, there are 3 chapters devoted to the proper writing of CVs and sample letters for vacancies abroad as well as details on successful interview techniques.
The content of the present textbook is easily accessible and methodically organized so that it can be used either as part of classroom instruction or as an independent study for anyone interested.
The Associate Professor Georgios I. Panoutsopoulos holds a permanent position at the Department of Nursing of the University of Peloponnese. He graduated with a