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Medical Assisting Chapter 18
Alphabetic Index
category
chapters
chief complaint (CC)
one of two ways diagnoses are listed in the ICD manual
in both ICD-9 and ICD-10, the first three digits of the diagn…
the breakdown of diagnosis codes by body systems or disease
the patient's main issue of pain or ailment
Alphabetic Index
one of two ways diagnoses are listed in the ICD manual
category
in both ICD-9 and ICD-10, the first three digits of the diagn…
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Medical Assisting Chapter 18
Assessment
Chief complaint (CC)
Demographic
Familial
Process of gathering information about the patient and the pr…
Main reason for the visit to the medical office
Relating to the statistical characteristics of populations
Referring to a disorder that tends to occur mor often in a fa…
Assessment
Process of gathering information about the patient and the pr…
Chief complaint (CC)
Main reason for the visit to the medical office
Chapter 18 Medical Assisting
Ambylopia
Amsler Grid
Appendicular Skeleton
Aseptic
Disorder of the eyes characterized by dimness of vision
A grid of lines, used in testing for macular degeneration
Skeleton that consists of the pectoral and pelvic girdles, an…
Freedom of any infectious material
Ambylopia
Disorder of the eyes characterized by dimness of vision
Amsler Grid
A grid of lines, used in testing for macular degeneration
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Kinn's Medical Assistant Chapter 18 Vocab
Abstract
Alphabetic Index
Ancillary diagnostic services
And
Outline or summary of the diagnostic statement and/or procedu…
Volume 2 of the ICD-9-CM coding manual; it lists conditions,…
Services that support patient diagnoses (e.g., laboratory or…
In the context of the ICD-9-CM, ____ should be interpreted as…
Abstract
Outline or summary of the diagnostic statement and/or procedu…
Alphabetic Index
Volume 2 of the ICD-9-CM coding manual; it lists conditions,…
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Today's Medical Assistant chapter 18
Autoclave
Critical item
Detergent
Disinfectant
An apparatus for the sterilization of materials, using steam…
An item that comes in contact with sterile tissue or the vasc…
An agent that cleanses by emulsifying dirt and oil.
An agent used to destroy pathogenic micro organisms but not t…
Autoclave
An apparatus for the sterilization of materials, using steam…
Critical item
An item that comes in contact with sterile tissue or the vasc…
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Medical Assisting-Chapter 18 Test
The study of natural drugs is called?
The formula that explains the composit…
Drugs with high abuse potential and no…
What route is involved in administerin…
Pharmacology
Chemical name
Schedule 1
...Sublingual route
The study of natural drugs is called?
Pharmacology
The formula that explains the composit…
Chemical name
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Medical Assisting Kinns Chapter 18
Diagnosis
Encounter
Assessment
Chief Complaint
In medical coding, assessment and diagnostic statement are sy…
is any contact between a patient and a provider of service
The _______ is the physician's determination of what is, or m…
The abbreviation "CC" is a statement in the patient's own wor…
Diagnosis
In medical coding, assessment and diagnostic statement are sy…
Encounter
is any contact between a patient and a provider of service
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Med. Assistant Chapter 18
Encounter Form
Explanation of Benefits (EOB)
Health Care Common Procedure Coding Sy…
Bundled Codes
formerly known as a charge slip or super bill
insurance report that is sent with claim payments explaining…
coding system consisting of CPT, national codes (level II), l…
a group of several services that are directly related to a sp…
Encounter Form
formerly known as a charge slip or super bill
Explanation of Benefits (EOB)
insurance report that is sent with claim payments explaining…
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ADMINISTRATIVE MEDICAL ASSISTANT CHPT 18
invoice
inventory control sheet
multi-cultural staff
minutes of a meeting
statement sent by medical vendors. quantity and how much
list of supplies and how many you get down to before you reor…
strengthens office, attracts new patients
most important things that were covered at the meeting
invoice
statement sent by medical vendors. quantity and how much
inventory control sheet
list of supplies and how many you get down to before you reor…
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medical assistant chapter 17 , 18
HIPPA is an compliance program that ad…
The (CMS) Center for Medicare/Medicaid…
diseased condition
coexisting medical condition
recommended
HIPPA
morbidity
comorbidity
HIPPA is an compliance program that ad…
recommended
The (CMS) Center for Medicare/Medicaid…
HIPPA
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Dental Assistant Chapter 18
extrinsic stains
intrinsic stains
dental sealants
self-cured
are those that occur on the external surfaces of the teeth an…
are those that occur within the enamel and cannot be removed…
are made of a resin material are are supplied to the pits and…
materials are supplied as a two part system (base & catalyst)…
extrinsic stains
are those that occur on the external surfaces of the teeth an…
intrinsic stains
are those that occur within the enamel and cannot be removed…
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DHO Chapter 18: Dental Assistant Skills
Crown
root
cervix
dentin
Section of the tooth that is visible in the mouth
section of the tooth below the gums or gingiva
the neck, between the enamel of of crown and the cemtenum of…
tissue under enamel & makes up most of tooth
Crown
Section of the tooth that is visible in the mouth
root
section of the tooth below the gums or gingiva
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Chapter 18 Vocab dental assisting
aerobic
algae
anaerobic
bacilli
bacteria that requires oxygen
organism containing chlorophyll but lacking specialized cells
bacteria that requires the absence of oxygen
rod shaped bacteria
aerobic
bacteria that requires oxygen
algae
organism containing chlorophyll but lacking specialized cells
Medical Assistant Chapter 32
ausculation
bruit
clubbing
colonoscopy
the act of listenining to body sounds, typically with a steth…
an abnormal sound or murmur heard on ausculation of an organ,…
abnormal enlargement of the distal phlanges (fingers & toes)…
a procedure in which a fiberoptic scope is used to examine th…
ausculation
the act of listenining to body sounds, typically with a steth…
bruit
an abnormal sound or murmur heard on ausculation of an organ,…
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The Medical Assistant Chapter 40
Ablation
Angioplasy
Chordae tendineae
Intermittent claudication
An amputation or removal of any body part.
A procedure used to widen vessels narrowed by stenosis or occ…
The tendons that anchor the cusps of the heart valves to the…
Recurring cramping in the calves caused by poor circulation o…
Ablation
An amputation or removal of any body part.
Angioplasy
A procedure used to widen vessels narrowed by stenosis or occ…
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chapter 18 dental assisting
Aerobes
Anaerobes
Bacilli
candida
bacteria that require oxygen
bacteria that grows when there isnt oxygen and is destroy by…
rod- shaped it causes tobercolosis and other deseases
a yeast commonly found in oral cavity (gastrointes tract, fem…
Aerobes
bacteria that require oxygen
Anaerobes
bacteria that grows when there isnt oxygen and is destroy by…
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NCCTC Nursing Assistant: Chapter 18 The Integumentary System
bony prominences
bruise
closed wound
dermis
areas of the body where the bone lies close to the skin
a purple, black, or blue discolorationon the skin caused by t…
a type of wound in which the skin's surface is not broken
the inner layer of the two main layers of tissue that make up…
bony prominences
areas of the body where the bone lies close to the skin
bruise
a purple, black, or blue discolorationon the skin caused by t…
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Chapter 18 - Medical Terms
equilibrium
gustation
hearing
olfaction
sense of balance
sense of taste
sense or perception of sound
sense of smell
equilibrium
sense of balance
gustation
sense of taste
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Modern Dental Assisting Chapter 18
Pathogens
Microbiology
True
Aristotle
Disease producing microorganisms.
The study of Microorganisms.
True or False: Most microorganisms are non pathogenic
Introduce believe that life was spontaneously generated from…
Pathogens
Disease producing microorganisms.
Microbiology
The study of Microorganisms.
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Microbiology Chapter 18 Modern Dental Assisting
Microbiology
Pathogens
Nonpathogenic
Microorganisms
is the study of microorganisms
disease producing microorganisms
not capable of producing illness in humans
microscopically small living organisms... -are capable of causin…
Microbiology
is the study of microorganisms
Pathogens
disease producing microorganisms
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Chapter 18 Dental Assisting
aerobes
anaerobes
bacilli
candida
bacteria that require oxygen to grow
bacteria that grow in the absence of oxygen and are destroyed…
rod shaped bacteria that cause tuberculosis and other diseases
a yeast commonly found in the oral cavity, gastrointestional…
aerobes
bacteria that require oxygen to grow
anaerobes
bacteria that grow in the absence of oxygen and are destroyed…
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Medical Terminology Chapter 18-Endocrine System
glands
hormone
endocrine gland
exocrine gland
Structures that release hormones into the bloodstream that he…
A chemical messenger that regulates the various functions of…
These glands produce hormones that secrete directly into the…
These glands send chemical substances such as: tears, saliva,…
glands
Structures that release hormones into the bloodstream that he…
hormone
A chemical messenger that regulates the various functions of…
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DIVERSIFIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS Chapter 18 Dental Assistant Skills
Crown
root
cervix
dentin
Section of the tooth that is visible in the mouth
section of the tooth below the gums or gingiva
the neck, between the enamel of of crown and the cemtenum of…
tissue under enamel & makes up most of tooth
Crown
Section of the tooth that is visible in the mouth
root
section of the tooth below the gums or gingiva
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Medical Assistant Chapter 23 OB
Braxton Hicks
Dilation
Effacement
Embryo
intermittent painless uterine contractions that occur with in…
stretching of the os (opening) of the cervix
thinning of the cervix
A fertilised egg in the first eight weeks after conception
Braxton Hicks
intermittent painless uterine contractions that occur with in…
Dilation
stretching of the os (opening) of the cervix
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Medical Terminology Chapter 18
adrenal cortex
adrenal medulla
ovaries
pancreas
Outer section (cortex) of each adrenal gland; secretes cortis…
Inner section (medulla) of each adrenal gland; secretes epine…
Located in the lower abdomen of a female; responsible for egg…
Located behind the stomach. Islet cells secrete hormones from…
adrenal cortex
Outer section (cortex) of each adrenal gland; secretes cortis…
adrenal medulla
Inner section (medulla) of each adrenal gland; secretes epine…
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Microbiology Chapter 18 Modern Dental Assisting
Micobiology
Pathogens
Nonpathogenic
Microorganisms
is the study of microorganisms
disease producing microorganisms
not capable of producing illness in humans
microscopically small living organisms
Micobiology
is the study of microorganisms
Pathogens
disease producing microorganisms
168 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 18
adrenal cortex
aldosterone
epinephrine
sympathomimetic agent
Outer section (cortex) of each adrenal gland; secretes cortis…
mineralocorticoid: it regulates the concentration of of elect…
increases blood pressure and and HR, dilates bronchial tubes…
mimics the actions of the sympathetic nervous system
adrenal cortex
Outer section (cortex) of each adrenal gland; secretes cortis…
aldosterone
mineralocorticoid: it regulates the concentration of of elect…
153 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 18
adrenal cortex
adrenal medulla
ovaries
pancreas
Outer section (cortex) of each adrenal gland; secretes cortis…
Inner section (medulla) of each adrenal gland; secretes epine…
Located in the lower abdomen of a female; responsible for egg…
Located behind the stomach. Islet cells secrete hormones from…
adrenal cortex
Outer section (cortex) of each adrenal gland; secretes cortis…
adrenal medulla
Inner section (medulla) of each adrenal gland; secretes epine…
18 terms
Lippincott's Nursing Assistant Chapter 18
Activities of daily living (ADLS)
Early morning care
morning care (AM)
Afternoon care
routine tasks of daily life, such as bathing, eating, and gro…
care provided after a person wakes up to prepare him or her f…
care provided in the morning to ready a person for the day, s…
care that is provided before and after lunch and dinner
Activities of daily living (ADLS)
routine tasks of daily life, such as bathing, eating, and gro…
Early morning care
care provided after a person wakes up to prepare him or her f…
148 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 18
adrenal cortex
adrenal medulla
ovaries
pancreas
Outer section (cortex) of each adrenal gland; secretes cortis…
Inner section (medulla) of each adrenal gland; secretes epine…
Located in the lower abdomen of a female; responsible for egg…
Located behind the stomach. Islet cells secrete hormones from…
adrenal cortex
Outer section (cortex) of each adrenal gland; secretes cortis…
adrenal medulla
Inner section (medulla) of each adrenal gland; secretes epine…
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DIVERSIFIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS Chapter 18 Dental Assistant Skills
crown
root
cementum
cervix
section of tooth visible
below the gums or gingiva
tissue covers the outside of root
the neck, between the enamel of of crown and the cemtenum of…
crown
section of tooth visible
root
below the gums or gingiva
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The Medical Assistant Chapter 30
ophthalmologist
optician
How does your body cleanse the eye?
glaucoma
Who would you go to if you got hit with a ball and had pain a…
trained to fill prescriptions written by ophthalmologists and…
blinking... The eye blinks every 2 to 3 seconds, causing the la…
damage to the optic nerve in the presence of elevated intraoc…
ophthalmologist
Who would you go to if you got hit with a ball and had pain a…
optician
trained to fill prescriptions written by ophthalmologists and…
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Kinns Medical Assistant chapter 7
abandonment
act
allegation
appeal
to withdraw protection or support; in medicine, to discontinu…
The formal action of a legislative body: a decision or determ…
a statement by a party to a legal action of what the party un…
A legal proceeding by which a case is brought before a higher…
abandonment
to withdraw protection or support; in medicine, to discontinu…
act
The formal action of a legislative body: a decision or determ…
148 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 18
adrenal cortex
adrenal medulla
ovaries
pancreas
Outer section (cortex) of each adrenal gland; secretes cortis…
Inner section (medulla) of each adrenal gland; secretes epine…
Located in the lower abdomen of a female; responsible for egg…
Located behind the stomach. Islet cells secrete hormones from…
adrenal cortex
Outer section (cortex) of each adrenal gland; secretes cortis…
adrenal medulla
Inner section (medulla) of each adrenal gland; secretes epine…
45 terms
The Medical Assistant Chapter 4
linear communication model
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
prejudice
Channels
the linear communication model describes communication as an…
Physiological - breathing, food, water, sex, sleep, homeostas…
can be overcome with facts about the source of social bias.... k…
can be spoken words, written or e-mailed messages, and body l…
linear communication model
the linear communication model describes communication as an…
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
Physiological - breathing, food, water, sex, sleep, homeostas…
56 terms
Medical Assistant Chapter 32
ausculation
bruit
clubbing
colonoscopy
the act of listenining to body sounds, typically with a steth…
an abnormal sound or murmur heard on ausculation of an organ,…
abnormal enlargement of the distal phlanges (fingers & toes)…
a procedure in which a fiberoptic scope is used to examine th…
ausculation
the act of listenining to body sounds, typically with a steth…
bruit
an abnormal sound or murmur heard on ausculation of an organ,…
73 terms
Microbiology Chapter 18 Modern Dental Assisting
Micobiology
Pathogens
Nonpathogenic
Microorganisms
is the study of microorganisms
disease producing microorganisms
not capable of producing illness in humans
microscopically small living organisms
Micobiology
is the study of microorganisms
Pathogens
disease producing microorganisms
33 terms
Dental Assisting Chapter 18 (Microbiology)
Aerobes
Anaerobes
Bacilli
Candida
Bacteria that require oxygen to grow
Bacteria that grow in the absence of oxygen and are destroyed…
Rod-shaped bacteria that cause tuberculosis and other diseases
A yeast commonly found in the oral cavity, gastrointestinal t…
Aerobes
Bacteria that require oxygen to grow
Anaerobes
Bacteria that grow in the absence of oxygen and are destroyed…
23 terms
Nurse Assisting - Chapter 18 The Integumentary System
bony prominences:
bruise:
cellulitis:
closed wound:
areas of the body where the bone lies close to the skin.
a purple, black, or blue discoloration on the skin caused by…
a skin infection caused by bacteria moving into the tissues d…
a type of wound in which the skin's surface is not broken.
bony prominences:
areas of the body where the bone lies close to the skin.
bruise:
a purple, black, or blue discoloration on the skin caused by…
33 terms
Chapter 18 Microbiology (Dental Assisting)
Aerobes
Anaerobes
Bacilli
Candida
Bacteria that require oxygen to grow
Bacteria that grow in the absence of oxygen and are destroyed…
Rod shaped bacteria that cause tuberculosis and other diseases.
A yeast commonly found in the oral cavity, gastrointestinal t…
Aerobes
Bacteria that require oxygen to grow
Anaerobes
Bacteria that grow in the absence of oxygen and are destroyed…
18 terms
Medical Terminology from Head to Toe Chapter 18
NEPHR-
REN-
UR-, URIN-
URE-
kidney
kidney
urine
urine, urea
NEPHR-
kidney
REN-
kidney
40 terms
Medical Assistant Chapter 35
Bevel
Bronchoconstriction
Edema
Entric-coating
angled tip of a needle.
narrowing of the bronchiole tubes.
abnormal accumulation of fluid in the interstitial spaces of…
a coating added to an oral medication that resists the effect…
Bevel
angled tip of a needle.
Bronchoconstriction
narrowing of the bronchiole tubes.
40 terms
Medical Assistant Chapter 2
Accreditation
Advent
Allopathic
Ambulatory
The process through which an organization is recognized for a…
Coming into being or use
A term used to contrast homeopathic medicine with mainstream…
Able to walk and not be bedridden
Accreditation
The process through which an organization is recognized for a…
Advent
Coming into being or use
48 terms
Chapter 18 Medical terminology
angiogenesis
apoptosis
cancer
carcinogen
process by which a cause blood vessels in the surrounding tis…
programmed cell death which the p53 gene directs the cell to…
a single abnormal cell that develops into a tumor or mass and…
an environmental substance that can contribute to the develop…
angiogenesis
process by which a cause blood vessels in the surrounding tis…
apoptosis
programmed cell death which the p53 gene directs the cell to…
49 terms
Today Medical Assistant ch. 18
antiseptic
autoclave
contaminate
critical item
substance that kills disease producing microorganism, but not…
apparatus for sterilizing by steam under pressure
to soil and make impure
An item that comes in contact with sterile tissue or the vasc…
antiseptic
substance that kills disease producing microorganism, but not…
autoclave
apparatus for sterilizing by steam under pressure
22 terms
NCCTC Nursing Assistant: Chapter 18 The Integumentary System
bony prominences
bruise
closed wound
dermis
areas of the body where the bone lies close to the skin
a purple, black, or blue discolorationon the skin caused by t…
a type of wound in which the skin's surface is not broken
the inner layer of the two main layers of tissue that make up…
bony prominences
areas of the body where the bone lies close to the skin
bruise
a purple, black, or blue discolorationon the skin caused by t…
79 terms
Hartman's nursing assistant care chapter 18
Fungal infection
Scabies
Wound
Shingles
Caused by fungal imbalances; athlete's foot vagina yeast infe…
Contagious skin condition caused by a tiny mite that burrows…
A type of injury to the skin, classified as either open or cl…
Skin rash caused by the varicella zoster virus (VZV), which i…
Fungal infection
Caused by fungal imbalances; athlete's foot vagina yeast infe…
Scabies
Contagious skin condition caused by a tiny mite that burrows…
16 terms
Chapter 18: Assisting with Hygiene
What are the benefits of good person h…
What does proper oral care prevent?
What is the result of improperly fitte…
How can dentures be kept properly fitt…
promotes physical and emotional health, keeps the skin and mu…
gum disease, dental cavities, tooth loss, and bad breath
hurts the mouth and isn't very useful for chewing
proper care of gums and dentures
What are the benefits of good person h…
promotes physical and emotional health, keeps the skin and mu…
What does proper oral care prevent?
gum disease, dental cavities, tooth loss, and bad breath
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Medical Assistant Ch. 18
Assesment
Chief Complaint
Demographic
Familial
Process of gathering information about the patient and the pr…
Main reason for the visit to the medical office
Relating to the statistical characteristics of populations
Referring to a disorder that tends to occur more often in a f…
Assesment
Process of gathering information about the patient and the pr…
Chief Complaint
Main reason for the visit to the medical office
67 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 18
aden/o
adrenal/o
gonad/o
pancreat/o
gland
adrenal gland
sex glands
pancreas
aden/o
gland
adrenal/o
adrenal gland
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