Rearrange the letters to find the medical term for nosebleed which is built from two Greek word parts. It is a tricky one to spell – see how you do!
Chapter 5: Respiratory System
Solve the Respiratory System Crossword. It is a fun way to check your knowledge of 20 common medical terms related to the respiratory system.
Is it a cold or the flu? Is the common cold the same as an upper respiratory infection? Take the quiz and find out.
In 2002, an estimated 1.7 million of nosocomial infections occurred in the United States resulting in 99,000 deaths. What are they? Maybe you have had one! What terms might you use instead? Read the article to find out.
Test your knowledge about terms related to blood clots. For example, are phlebitis and thrombophlebitis synonymous? How does a thrombus differ from an embolus? Take the challenge and to learn more read the feedback on each question!
Solve this Cartoon Word Jumble. It is a quick and fun way to review a body sound which can sometimes be an important component in identifying a medical condition. Click on the link to hear it.