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  1. Hi everyone, My program will be starting in about 2.5 months. It has been a while since I have taken medical terminology. Would anyone kindly recommend any helpful medical terminology books for me to read before I start the program? I want to be able to hit the lectures without feeling too overwhelmed of any possible foreign language and utilize the time there absorbing and understanding rather than being confused over terms. Thanks!
  2. Hey guys, I was wondering if anyone has taken a decent credible Medical Terminology class online. I have no choice but to take it online as it was not offered at my college in my undergrad studies. Let me know if you have any suggestions, it will be a great help! Thank you!
  3. Many programs I am looking list Medical Terminology as a prerequisite. Most say that online is acceptable and that it only needs to be one credit. I have not taken such a class, but have a semester's worth of classes for an EMT-Basic license. Even if EMTs are specifically for pre-hospital care, in my mind it seems like this should be a sufficient substitute; however, I understand that when programs are sorting through tens of thousands of applicants they'll easily toss aside an app that didn't follow directions. In the Program Materials section of CASPA, they allow you to choose the classe
  4. Hey guys this is hopefully my first post of many on the forum, I'm going to keep it pretty simple: Does anyone have a recommendations/experiences with medical terminology classes? I know there are a lot offered online and that seems like the route I am going to go since my school (UNCW) or any of the surrounding community colleges do not offer a medical terminology course. Any help would be appreciated, thanks!
  5. I recently had an interview at my top choice program that went...um...not as well as I had hoped. I feel like they didn't get a good feel for me or my personality and drive, and I was just so nervous. I almost want to call or write to tell them why they should still consider me for the program, but I know that would seem desperate and strange, so I'm just going to send a thank-you note to the director and hope for the best. anybody have tips on coming back from a bad interview? I've read the books and practiced--I just never had that "nervous" feeling until I was in the actual
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