Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine

Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine

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by Joseph C. Segen, Joseph C. Segen
     
 

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This compendium features more than 20,000 current medical terms, many of which are generally not included in ordinary medical dictionaries or only briefly and inadequately defined. Focusing on the real-world language of practice, and including coverage of basic science, the Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine provides readable, comprehensible definitions of

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This compendium features more than 20,000 current medical terms, many of which are generally not included in ordinary medical dictionaries or only briefly and inadequately defined. Focusing on the real-world language of practice, and including coverage of basic science, the Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine provides readable, comprehensible definitions of terminology, jargon, acronyms, neologisms, and casual speech heard in today's practice.

JOSEPH C. SEGEN, M.D. (Enfield, Middlesex, UK) is a practicing physician in the field of laboratory medicine.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838515358
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
03/31/2005
Edition description:
1
Pages:
1100
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 2.10(d)

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JOSEPH C. SEGEN, M.D. (Enfield, Middlesex, UK) is a practicing physician in the field of laboratory medicine.

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Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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An excellent tool while researching, writing papers, and for everyday use. My wife, who is a nurse, uses it often while addressing the needs of her patients. I use it in my novel writing, and our childen use the book for their school studies. Definitely needed in one's personal library.