Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions UK EditionBy
- Chris Brooker, BSc, MSc, RGN, SCM, RNT, Author and Lecturer, Norfolk, UK
For the first time, a fully UK edition of this popular reference work, uses English spelling and terminology, and metric measurements. Medical, nursing, allied health and complementary therapy terms are included, and appendices cover UK guidelines, bodies and organisations. Extensive illustrations and helpful electronic support material.
Medical, nursing and allied health students and professionals; all libraries, schools and departments. Also paramedic, sports medicine and alternative therapies.
Hardbound, 972 Pages
Published: April 2010
How to use this dictionary
Appendix 2 SI units and the metric system
Appendix 1 Prefixes and suffixes
Appendix 3 Normal valuesAppendix 4 Nutrients
Appendix 5 Drugs: the law, measurement and drug groups in common useAppendix 6 Abbreviations and acronyms: medical terms and related organizations
Appendix 7 Useful websitesAppendix 8 Chemical symbols and formulae
Appendix 9 Radionuclide applicationsAppendix 10 Basic Life Support (BLS)
Appendix 11 Chronological development and eruption of teethAppendix 12 The Code: Standards of conduct, performance and ethics for nurses and midwives (2008)
Appendix 13 Career development via your curriculum vitae (CV). Personal development and structured networkingAppendix 14 Research, evidence-based practice and web sources