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

7th Edition

Authors:

  • 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

About the authors

Marie O'Toole

Affiliations and Expertise

Rutgers University, College of Nursing, Coordinator of the Camden Nursing Program, Camden, NJ