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American Medical Association Complete Medical Encyclopedia

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Publisher Comments:

From the Most Trusted Name in Medicine: The American Medical Association

·The only new major medical encyclopedia of the century, completely written by the American Medical Association, Americas top medical authority.

·Organized in easy-to-use A-Z format, it covers thousands of medical terms from the common cold to the Lyme Disease. Hundreds of different surgical procedures and tests are explained, as well as the benefits and potential side effects of drugs and treatments.

·Also includes timely information on issues such as bioterrorism, genetic research, robotic surgery, brain imaging, and bionic people.

·Includes cutting-edge topics in alternative medicine, nutrition, mental health, and cosmetic surgery.

·Written and reviewed by top medical doctors and specialists, the Complete Medical Encyclopedia sets a new standard for consumer medical reference.

·Medical editors for this AMA-authored book were Jerrold B. Leikin, MD, and Martin S. Lipsky, MD, both on the faculty of Northwestern University medical school.

Synopsis:

Written and reviewed by top medical doctors and specialists, this encyclopedia sets a new standard for consumer medical reference. The book is organized in an easy-to-use A-Z format and covers thousands of medical terms, surgical treatments, and side effects.

About the Author

The AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION is the world's most respected and renowned authority in medicine. Founded in 1847, it is the largest and most prestigious professional association for doctors in the United States. The AMA is also the publisher of the acclaimed medical periodical JAMA, which features groundbreaking medical research studies.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780812991000
Author:
American Medical Association
Publisher:
Random House Reference
Author:
Lipsky, Martin S.
Author:
Leikin, Jerrold B.
Author:
Amer Med Assoc
Location:
New York
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Dictionaries & Terminology
Subject:
Medicine
Subject:
English
Subject:
Medicine, popular
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
119
Publication Date:
20031014
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
1376
Dimensions:
10.22x8.44x2.21 in. 5.85 lbs.

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