Stedman's Concise Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions with CD-ROM (Win/Mac) / Edition 1

Stedman's Concise Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions with CD-ROM (Win/Mac) / Edition 1

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman, Thomas L. Stedman, John H. (Ed.) Dirckx, Thomas Lathrop (Ed.)
     
 

ISBN-10: 0683400193

ISBN-13: 9780683400199

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Unrivaled word content and clarity for students of the health professions!

  • 1,800 NEW TERMS -- 800 specific to the health-related professions -- over 40,000 terms in all.
  • CLEARLY WRITTEN DEFINITIONS -- allow readers to quickly zero-in on the information they need without getting lost in elaborate examples and little-used alternate definitions.
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Overview

Unrivaled word content and clarity for students of the health professions!

  • 1,800 NEW TERMS -- 800 specific to the health-related professions -- over 40,000 terms in all.
  • CLEARLY WRITTEN DEFINITIONS -- allow readers to quickly zero-in on the information they need without getting lost in elaborate examples and little-used alternate definitions.
  • EASIER LOOK-UP -- Stedman's WordFinder, quick term index, and special quick-find icons that mark 400 common prefixes, suffixes, and combining forms.
  • NUMEROUS APPENDICES -- 29 appendices full of quick references, lists, scales, tables and illustrations.
  • COMFORTABLE HANDLING -- Precision thumb index on every page, and sturdy, durable cover that can take years of heavy use.
  • Unparalleled use of color and image to enhance learning and understanding.
Stedman's Concise Medical Dictionary, 3rd Edition, offers more than 400 photographs, radiographs, and illustrations -- most in full color -- throughout the text! Including:
  • 196 images in the A-Z portion of the dictionary.
  • 32-page insert of 134 diagnostic images and medical imaging procedures, most in full-color.
  • 11-page Radiographic Postitioning section with 27 full-color illustrations...and more!
Packaged right inside the text, Stedman's Concise Medical Dictionary CD-ROM incorporates:
  • All the terms and definitions of the print edition
  • An easy-to-use interface
  • A quick and powerful search engine
  • Both WINDOWS/MAC platforms on a single CD-ROM.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683400199
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
963
Product dimensions:
6.34(w) x 9.39(h) x 1.53(d)

Table of Contents

A Message from the Publisher iv
Editor's Preface vi
Consultants in the Health Professions vii
Consultants to the Stedman's Dictionariesix
Users' Guide to the Dictionary xiii
Organization of the Vocabulary
xiii
How to Use Stedman's WordFinder
xiv
Synonyms and Cross-References
xiv
Pronunciation Key
vv
Medical Etymology
xvi
Illustrations Index xviii
Artwork Credits xxii
Photography Credits xxii
Medical Prefixes, Suffixes, and Combining Forms xxv
Stedman's WordFinder xxiv
A-Z Vocabulary 1
Anatomy Insert A1
Plates Insert B1
Contents: The Appendices 965

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