Miller-Keane Encyclopedia & Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Allied Health -- Revised Reprint

7th Edition

Editors:

  • Marie O'Toole
  • Miller-Keane
    • Print ISBN 9781416026044

    Key Features

    • Includes more than 40,000 terms.
    • Entries are either main entries or subentries. Subentries are compound terms that are based on the main entry, (i.e. myocardial is a main entry; myocardial infarction would be a subentry).
    • Windows boxes throughout feature distinguished leaders in the health sciences who expand on the entries.
    • Pronunciation guides enhance verbal communication skills.
    • Tables provide at-a-glance information on a variety of subjects such as insurance-related terms, abbreviations used in health care reform, and many other topics.
    • The vocabulary of the Unified Nursing Language System (UNLS), including NANDA, NIC, NOC, and the Omaha system provides a quick reference for standardized nursing languages.
    • 14 Appendices present important info in a concise, easy-to-use format.

    Details

    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2005
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781416026044