Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary with CD-ROM / Edition 27by Dorland
Pub. Date: 07/20/2004
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
You can take it with you! Since 1898, Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary has set the world standard as the most convenient, user-friendly portable reference on medical terminology. It provides the accurate, clear, up-to-date definitions people expect from Dorland's...in a highly compact, easy-to-use format. Now it's better than ever! Delivers 2,500 new entries - 37,000 in all -encompassing all of the most important new medical terms and definitions, including new drug names.
- Presents the most complementary and alternative medicine coverage available in any small medical dictionary. Offers an expanded full-color insert illustrating the structure and function of the human body.
- Includes a CD-ROM with Dorland's Electronic Medical Speller, Version 4.0 at no added cost, allowing you to quickly and easily add 400,000 medical terms to your computer's spell checker.
- Uses a new two-color design to make reference easier.
- Features content based on Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary, 30th Edition - today's most comprehensive, state-of-the-art medical terminology source.
Table of Contents
|Notes on the Use of This Dictionary||ix|
|Combining Forms in Medical Terminology||xiii|
|Table of Arteries||69|
|Table of Bones, Listed by Regions of the Body||124|
|Table of Bones||125|
|Table of Chemical Elements||294|
|The Human Immunoglobulins||438|
|The Human Body--Highlights of Structure and Function|
|Table of Muscles||546|
|Table of Nerves||582|
|Positions of the Fetus in Various Presentations||694|
|Tables of Temperature Equivalents||849|
|Multiples and Submultiples of the Metric System||898|
|Table of Veins||912|
|Tables of Weights and Measures||945|
|Measures of Mass||945|
|Measures of Capacity||946|
|Measures of Length||947|
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