Mosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - 7th Edition

Mosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions

7th Edition

Authors: Mosby
Imprint: Mosby

Description

Mosby’s Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health, 7th Edition is your portable, quick-access reference to help you make sense of the complex world of health care. It features over 35,700 authoritative definitions (including approximately 300 all-new definitions) of diseases, procedures, equipment, drugs, and more, along with pronunciations, etymologies, and a Spanish/English appendix. If you want the most reliable health science information literally right at your fingertips, then look no further than this bestselling pocket dictionary.

Key Features

  • Emphasis on nursing and health science terminology support health science students and practicing professionals.
  • Small size makes dictionary easy to transport.
  • Over 35,700 definitions provides students and health professionals with necessary information.
  • Alphabetized screened thumb tabs save you time finding terms.
  • British spellings help users recognize alternate spellings.
  • Included etymologies build professional vocabulary and understanding of medical terminology.

Table of Contents

Commonly Used Abbreviations (Endsheets)

Guide to the Dictionary

Definitions A-Z

Appendix 1: English-Spanish Translation Guide

Appendix 2: American Sign Language and Manual Communication

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323171922
eBook ISBN:
9780323172769
eBook ISBN:
9780323186728

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