Elsevier's Dictionary of Abbreviations, Acronyms, Synonyms and Symbols used in Medicine - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444512659, 9780080930244

Elsevier's Dictionary of Abbreviations, Acronyms, Synonyms and Symbols used in Medicine

1st Edition

Second, Enlarged Edition In English with definitions approx. 30,000 terms

Authors: S.A. Tsur
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444512659
eBook ISBN: 9780080930244
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 20th January 2004
Page Count: 856

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Description

Description: Over 10,000 abbreviations are added to this second edition of the dictionary, the first edition of which was published in 1999. The new edition contains over 30,000 abbreviations of terms used in the field of anatomy, bacteriology, biology, chemistry, medicine (human and veterinary), pathology, pharmacology, etc., with especially detailed itemization of the chemical elements, hormones, insulins, kidney function tests, pulmonary function tests, serological tests for syphilis, symbols used in various disciplines, such as biology, calculation, chemistry, Greek alphabet, medicine and pharmacy, numeration and signs of the zodiac, the vitamins , etc.

Details

No. of pages:
856
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 2004
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080930244
Hardcover ISBN:
9780444512659

About the Author

S.A. Tsur

Affiliations and Expertise

Akko, Israel

Reviews

@qu: This is an excellent dictionary of abbreviations, acronyms, synonyms, and symbols. @source: E-Streams, 2005.