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andlt;Bandgt;For more than 100 years doctors have been coming to us for advice. Now you can, too.andlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;Iandgt;The Merck Manualandlt;/Iandgt; has traditionally provided exclusive, up-to-the-minute information to doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. Now, with this special Home Edition, the general public can access virtually the same critical data contained in the physician's version — but in everyday language and a reader-friendly format. andlt;BRandgt; With contributions from nearly 200 internationally respected medical experts, this fully revised edition offers vital, easy-to-understand information about almost every known medical issue, including: andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;Bandgt;and#149; AIDS and#149; cancer and#149; eating, digestive, and nutrition disorders and#149; heart disease and#149; mental illness and#149; pediatric care — including a new chapter on early-childhood development and#149; sexual dysfunction and#149; terminal illness and#149; viruses and infectionsandlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt; ...and much more. Featuring original illustrations and diagrams, an A-Z listing of brand-name and generic drugs, and an appendix of medical resources, andlt;Iandgt;The Merck Manual — Home Editionandlt;/Iandgt; is published as a not-for-profit service by Merck, a world leader in breakthrough medical discoveries with a long commitment to making the world a healthier place.

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Filled with useful information in an easy-to-read style 'The Merck Manual of Medical Information' is a home reference guide for all health conscious readers.

Synopsis:

For more than 100 years doctors have been coming to us for advice. Now you can, too.

The Merck Manual has traditionally provided exclusive, up-to-the-minute information to doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. Now, with this special Home Edition, the general public can access virtually the same critical data contained in the physician's version — but in everyday language and a reader-friendly format.

With contributions from nearly 200 internationally respected medical experts, this fully revised edition offers vital, easy-to-understand information about almost every known medical issue, including:

• AIDS • cancer • eating, digestive, and nutrition disorders • heart disease • mental illness • pediatric care — including a new chapter on early-childhood development • sexual dysfunction • terminal illness • viruses and infections

...and much more. Featuring original illustrations and diagrams, an A-Z listing of brand-name and generic drugs, and an appendix of medical resources, The Merck Manual — Home Edition is published as a not-for-profit service by Merck, a world leader in breakthrough medical discoveries with a long commitment to making the world a healthier place.

Synopsis:

Written by 200 internationally respected medical experts, this bestselling work presents in-depth information on everything from heart disease and digestive disorders to nutritional problems and AIDS.

About the Author

andlt;Bandgt;Mark H. Beers, M.D.,andlt;/Bandgt; Editor-in-Chief of The Merck Manuals, is Executive Director of Geriatrics and Medical Literature at Merck andamp;amp; Co., Inc., and Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, MCP — Drexel University. Dr. Beers assembled a group of nearly 200 eminent experts as Editorial Board members, consultants, and authors for this book.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;This outstanding group has dedicated years to the development of andlt;Iandgt;The Merck Manual Of Medical Information — Second Home Edition,andlt;/Iandgt; ensuring that the information contained within it is complete and easy to use and understand, while meeting the same standards of excellence that healthcare professionals have trusted in andlt;Iandgt;The Merck Manualandlt;/Iandgt; for more than a century.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780743477338
Subtitle:
2nd Home Edition
Editor:
Berkow, Robert
Editor:
Beers, Mark H.
Author:
Beers, Mark H.
Publisher:
Pocket Books
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Diseases - General
Subject:
Diseases
Subject:
General Medical
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Professional Medical Reference
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Merck Manual of Medical Information, Home Ed.
Publication Date:
January 2003
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8 pg 4/C w insert
Pages:
1952
Dimensions:
9.14x6.56x1.92 in. 3.33 lbs.

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Product details 1952 pages Pocket Books - English 9780743477338 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Filled with useful information in an easy-to-read style 'The Merck Manual of Medical Information' is a home reference guide for all health conscious readers.
"Synopsis" by , For more than 100 years doctors have been coming to us for advice. Now you can, too.

The Merck Manual has traditionally provided exclusive, up-to-the-minute information to doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. Now, with this special Home Edition, the general public can access virtually the same critical data contained in the physician's version — but in everyday language and a reader-friendly format.

With contributions from nearly 200 internationally respected medical experts, this fully revised edition offers vital, easy-to-understand information about almost every known medical issue, including:

• AIDS • cancer • eating, digestive, and nutrition disorders • heart disease • mental illness • pediatric care — including a new chapter on early-childhood development • sexual dysfunction • terminal illness • viruses and infections

...and much more. Featuring original illustrations and diagrams, an A-Z listing of brand-name and generic drugs, and an appendix of medical resources, The Merck Manual — Home Edition is published as a not-for-profit service by Merck, a world leader in breakthrough medical discoveries with a long commitment to making the world a healthier place.

"Synopsis" by , Written by 200 internationally respected medical experts, this bestselling work presents in-depth information on everything from heart disease and digestive disorders to nutritional problems and AIDS.
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