Bantam Medical Dictionary

Bantam Medical Dictionary

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Bantam Medical Dictionary by Laurence Urdang, Ale, David Ahearne, Rajesh Aggarwal

The finest reference of its kind—the third completely revised and expanded edition!

  • More than 10,500 entries—including 1,000 new definitions
  • Latest medical terms and data explained
  • Cross-referenced for easy use
  • More than 150 fully labeled line drawings
  • Clear, authoritative, up-to-date

The essential reference for office, school, and home—now revised and expanded

Here, in one compact volume, is a medical reference you will turn to time and time again. The fully updated and revised third edition of The Bantam Medical Dictionary provides the most up-to-date medical information in a format that is as useful to the general reader and student as it is to the health-care practitioner.

Compiled by a distinguished team of more than 40 doctors and experts, this essential reference spans the entire domain of the health sciences, defining more than 10,500 medical terms and concepts in all the major medical and surgical specialties. Commonly prescribed drugs are defined and cross-referenced between generic and brand names, and frequently used medical abbreviations and acronyms are explained. Written in clear and accessible language, these are definitions anyone can understand.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780553587364
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 10/26/2004
Edition description: Expanded
Pages: 736
Product dimensions: 4.23(w) x 6.83(h) x 1.22(d)

About the Author

Under the direction of the Editors of Market House Books, a distinguished team of forty doctors, specialists, and medical writers have contributed to this fine reference.

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I'm a second year student studying to be a medical assistant and the Bantam Medical Dictionary is a reliable source of information. I would recommend this book to any medical student
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