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The Bantam Medical Dictionary
     

The Bantam Medical Dictionary

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by Market House Books Editors (Editor), Laurence Urdang
 
Here in one compact volume is a personal medical reference guide you can turn to with trust. The fully expanded and revised sixth edition of The Bantam Medical Dictionary provides the most up-to-date medical information in an easy-to-access format specifically designed for general readers, students, and health-care professionals. Compiled and reviewed by a

Overview

Here in one compact volume is a personal medical reference guide you can turn to with trust. The fully expanded and revised sixth edition of The Bantam Medical Dictionary provides the most up-to-date medical information in an easy-to-access format specifically designed for general readers, students, and health-care professionals. Compiled and reviewed by a distinguished team of more than forty doctors and experts, this essential reference covers the entire domain of the health sciences, defining more than 11,000 medical terms and concepts in all the major medical and surgical specialties. You’ll find commonly prescribed drugs described, along with their generic and brand names, as well as definitions of frequently used medical abbreviations and acronyms. Comprehensive and clearly written, this is the only medical dictionary you’ll ever need.

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“Definitions are clear and concise.…[An] excellent system of cross-referencing is used.…[A] fine reference.” —Choice

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780553592269
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
02/24/2009
Edition description:
Updated
Pages:
784
Sales rank:
612,539
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 6.80(h) x 1.40(d)

Meet the Author

Laurence Urdang was a lexicographer, editor, and author. He was the founding editor of Verbatim, a quarterly newsletter on language.

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