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Complete Guide to Symptoms, Illness & Surgery (Complete Guide to Symptoms, Illness, & Surgery)

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The most trusted medical resource, now updated, expanded and revised

For almost three decades, readers have turned to The Complete Guide to Symptoms, Illness & Surgery for the most comprehensive and easy-to-use tool for diagnosing, understanding and seeking treatment for any illness—from the common cold to life-threatening cancer and heart disease. With up-to-date information on new medical therapies, drugs and surgeries, this authoritative, all-in-one handbook will help sort out the confusing and conflicting information found online and many other places.

This edition has been completely revised and updated throughout and features:

• More than 20 new illness and disorders topics, ranging from Chronic Pain Syndrome to Perimenopause to Silent Stroke and Smoking Addiction

• Appendix covering diets and other preventive measures

• An extensive Glossary of medical-related words and terminology with easy-to-understand explanations about medical tests and brief descriptions of certain rare diseases and disorders

From signs and symptoms to information on complications and outcomes, from diagnostic tests to advice on when to call the doctor, The Complete Guide to Symptoms, Illness & Surgery is the most reliable and accessible resource available.

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The revised and updated 2011 edition of the most accessible, comprehensive and affordable guide to prescription and nonprescription drugs.

The classic guide to all major prescription and nonprescription drugs, featuring revised, up-to date FDA information and an A-Z list of medical conditions and their commonly used drugs for easy reference. It includes coverage of dosage and length of time before the drug takes effect, side effects, special precautions, interactions with other food and drugs, standards for use by different age groups, and much more. It also features a generic and brand name directory, a comprehensive glossary, and complete index by generic, brand, and class name.

About the Author

The late Dr. H. Winter Griffith spent more than 30 years in private practice, university teaching, and hospital administration and wrote many books, including Complete Guide to Prescription and Nonprescription Drugs; Complete Guide toPediatric Symptoms, Illness and Medications; Complete Guide to Sports Injuries; and Complete Guide to Symptoms, Illness and Surgery for People Over 50.

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ISBN:
9780399161513
Author:
Griffith, H. Winter
Publisher:
Perigee Books
Subject:
General Health & Fitness
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Reference
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20121231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
1184
Dimensions:
8.98 x 6.1 x 1.95 in 2.2 lb
Age Level:
from 18

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Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » General
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Consumer Guides
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Family Reference
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Medical Specialties
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Professional Medical Reference
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Reference

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The revised and updated 2011 edition of the most accessible, comprehensive and affordable guide to prescription and nonprescription drugs.

The classic guide to all major prescription and nonprescription drugs, featuring revised, up-to date FDA information and an A-Z list of medical conditions and their commonly used drugs for easy reference. It includes coverage of dosage and length of time before the drug takes effect, side effects, special precautions, interactions with other food and drugs, standards for use by different age groups, and much more. It also features a generic and brand name directory, a comprehensive glossary, and complete index by generic, brand, and class name.

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