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Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary with CDROM (Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary, 27th Edition)

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Publisher Comments:

Since 1898, Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary has set the world standard as a handy, portable reference on medical terminology. It provides the accuraclear, up-to-date coverage expected from Dorland's...in a highly compact, easy-to-use format. The 27th Edition features comprehensive updates that reflect all of the very latest medical terms and definiIn addition, a new two-color page layout-with head words and guide words printed in red-makes reference even easier. What's more, the full-color anatomical insert has been doubled in size. And, a CD-ROM containing Dorland's Electronic Medical Speller, Version 4.0 is now included at no additional cost. With all of these enhancements plus the traditional excellence that users have come to trust, this best-selling resource continues to deliver far greater reference power and value than any other pocket-sized medical dictionary.
Features
Delivers content based on Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary, 30th Edition-today's most comprehensive, state-of-the-art medical terminology reference.
Includes separate entries for generic drugs, providing more complete coverage than other pocket dictionaries offer.
Provides an appendix on Medical Etymology that concisely explains the meanings of the stems used in medical terminology.
Uses real thumb tabs to guide users quickly to each letter.
Features a 5 3/8" x 7" format for true portability.
What's New
Delivers 2.500 new entries encompassing all of the most important new medical terms, including new drug names.
Presents increased content on complementary and alternative medicine, offering the most complete coverage available in any small medical dictionary.
Offers an expanded full-color insert illustrating the structure and function of the human body-now 32 pages in length.
Features an increased number of main entries for adjectives that occur in open compounds, enabling users to look these adjectives up alphabetically.
Includes a CD-ROM with Dorland's Electronic Medical Speller, Version 4.0 - at no additional cost, allowing users to quickly and easily add 400,000 medical terms to their computers' spell checkers.
Uses red type to make head words and guide words easier to find.

Book News Annotation:

Drawing heavily on the 30th edition of Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary, this update of the 2001 edition includes a CD-ROM containing Dorland's Electronic Medical Speller, Version 4.0. Besides adding some 2,500 new terms and drug names, this iteration expands coverage of alternative and complementary medicine, and offers 32 full-color plates on the human body and color entry headers for ease of use. Tables summarize facts on arteries, muscles, and nerves. The first edition appeared in 1898 as the American Pocket Medical Dictionary.
Annotation 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

With accurate, clear, up-to-date coverage in a highly compact, easy-to-use format, this edition features comprehensive updates that reflect all of the very latest medical terms and definitions. A new two-color page layout makes reference even easier and the full-color anatomical insert has been doubled in size. Includes a CD-ROM with Dorland's Electronic Medical Speller, Version 4.0.

Synopsis:

You can take it with you! Since 1898, Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary has set the world standard as the most convenient, user-friendly portable reference on medical terminology. It provides the accurate, clear, up-to-date definitions people expect from Dorland's...in a highly compact, easy-to-use format. Now it's better than ever!

Synopsis:

You can take it with you! Since 1898, Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary has set the world standard as the most convenient, user-friendly portable reference on medical terminology. It provides the accurate, clear, up-to-date definitions people expect from Dorland's...in a highly compact, easy-to-use format. Now it's better than ever!

  • Delivers 2,500 new entries - 37,000 in all -encompassing all of the most important new medical terms and definitions, including new drug names.
  • Presents the most complementary and alternative medicine coverage available in any small medical dictionary.
  • Offers an expanded full-color insert illustrating the structure and function of the human body.
  • Includes a CD-ROM with Dorland's Electronic Medical Speller, Version 4.0 at no added cost, allowing you to quickly and easily add 400,000 medical terms to your computer's spell checker.
  • Uses a new two-color design to make reference easier.
  • Features content based on Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary,

    30th Edition - today's most comprehensive, state-of-the-art medical terminology source.

  • With all of these enhancements, plus the traditional excellence that users have come to trust, this best-selling resource continues to deliver far greater reference.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781416001010
Publisher:
Libri
Subject:
Dictionaries & Terminology
Manufactured:
Dorland
Edition Number:
27
Series:
Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary
Publication Date:
July 2004
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
957
Dimensions:
7.08x5.48x1.25 in. 1.52 lbs.

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Medical Dictionaries and Encyclopedia
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Professional Medical Reference

Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary with CDROM (Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary, 27th Edition)
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Product details 957 pages Libri - English 9781416001010 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , With accurate, clear, up-to-date coverage in a highly compact, easy-to-use format, this edition features comprehensive updates that reflect all of the very latest medical terms and definitions. A new two-color page layout makes reference even easier and the full-color anatomical insert has been doubled in size. Includes a CD-ROM with Dorland's Electronic Medical Speller, Version 4.0.
"Synopsis" by , You can take it with you! Since 1898, Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary has set the world standard as the most convenient, user-friendly portable reference on medical terminology. It provides the accurate, clear, up-to-date definitions people expect from Dorland's...in a highly compact, easy-to-use format. Now it's better than ever!
"Synopsis" by , You can take it with you! Since 1898, Dorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary has set the world standard as the most convenient, user-friendly portable reference on medical terminology. It provides the accurate, clear, up-to-date definitions people expect from Dorland's...in a highly compact, easy-to-use format. Now it's better than ever!

  • Delivers 2,500 new entries - 37,000 in all -encompassing all of the most important new medical terms and definitions, including new drug names.
  • Presents the most complementary and alternative medicine coverage available in any small medical dictionary.
  • Offers an expanded full-color insert illustrating the structure and function of the human body.
  • Includes a CD-ROM with Dorland's Electronic Medical Speller, Version 4.0 at no added cost, allowing you to quickly and easily add 400,000 medical terms to your computer's spell checker.
  • Uses a new two-color design to make reference easier.
  • Features content based on Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary,

    30th Edition - today's most comprehensive, state-of-the-art medical terminology source.

  • With all of these enhancements, plus the traditional excellence that users have come to trust, this best-selling resource continues to deliver far greater reference.

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