Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition - 2nd Edition

Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition

2nd Edition

Authors: Peter Harris Sue Nagy Nicholas Vardaxis
Imprint: Mosby Australia

Description

Mosby’s Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions has been acclaimed by students and educators for its clarity, comprehensiveness and currency. Now in its second edition, a thorough revision of this definitive reference for the ANZ region enhances the classic Mosby dictionary features and sees in its over 2000 pages:

  • precise and clear entries, plus encyclopaedic entries of significant terms; generous illustrations and apt use of tables
  • a detailed colour atlas of anatomy enhances the comprehension of anatomical terms
  • local spelling conventions and phonetic pronunciation guides
  • fully revised etymologies

Online resources include a regional spellchecker, a printable colour atlas, all images from the text, and 18 valuable appendices, 9 of which appear in the main text.

 

Key Features

  • encyclopaedic definitions

  • comprehensive entries for numerous fully updated drugs

  • over 2400 high quality full-colour illustrations and photographs to enhance and clarify definitions of terms

  • regionalised spellchecker

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby Australia
eBook ISBN:
9780729579094

About the Author

Peter Harris

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer in Medical Education, University of New South Wales, New South Wales

Sue Nagy

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Health, University of Technology, Sydney New South Wales

Nicholas Vardaxis

Affiliations and Expertise

Executive General Manager, Courses and Quality, Open Universities Australia