Concise Medical Dictionary / Edition 8

Concise Medical Dictionary / Edition 8

by Elizabeth A. Martin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0199557144

ISBN-13: 9780199557141

Pub. Date: 04/12/2010

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This market-leading illustrated dictionary contains 12,500 authoritative entries on all aspects of medical science. Written by a team of medical experts, all entries have been revised and updated for this new edition to reflect the very latest in medical knowledge and practice. Entries are accessible and jargon-free and are complemented by over 140 illustrations

Overview

This market-leading illustrated dictionary contains 12,500 authoritative entries on all aspects of medical science. Written by a team of medical experts, all entries have been revised and updated for this new edition to reflect the very latest in medical knowledge and practice. Entries are accessible and jargon-free and are complemented by over 140 illustrations and diagrams.

This brand new edition includes over 500 new entries and features increased coverage of pharmacology, obstetrics/gynaecology, paediatrics, ethics, nephrology, and psychiatry. Recommended web links are now provided for many entries, which are accessed and kept up to date via the Medical Dictionary companion website, and appendices have been expanded to include tables of paediatric reference ranges, milk formulas, and additional abbrevations for blood tests

Selling almost 700,000 copies in previous editions, this is an essential A-Z for students and those working in the medical and allied professions. It is also an invaluable home reference guide for the general reader.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199557141
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/12/2010
Pages:
840
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

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