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Bantam Medical Dictionary, Fifth Edition

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Publisher Comments:

The completely revised and expanded fifth edition of THE BANTAM MEDICAL DICTIONARY maintains its position as the essential medical reference for consumers, clearly defining more than 11,000 medical terms and concepts in all the major medical and surgical specialities. Compiled and written by a team of over forty doctors, this accessible guide features clear writing, more than 150 labeled line drawings, and cross-referencing for easy use.

The fifth edition includes:

*New entries on specialties such as genetic testing, genetic diseases and congenital disorders

*Cross-references between generic and brand names for the most commonly prescribed drugs, and the latest on disease-specific drugs for treating cancer, AIDS and HIV, diabetes; anti-inflammatories, antidepressants, glaucoma, and many others

*New and updated entries on illnesses and diseases such as SARS, West Nile fever, syndrome X, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, etc.

*Pub history: First Bantam edition in 10/82; revised in 3/90; 3/96; 4/00

Synopsis:

Thoroughly updated and expanded, a fifth edition of the popular medical reference defines more than eleven thousand medical terms and concepts in all the major medical and surgical specialties, complemented by line drawings, information on commonly prescribed medications, medical abbreviations and acronyms, and comprehensive cross references. Original.

About the Author

Under the direction of the Editors of Market House Books, a distinguished team of forty doctors, specialists, and medical writers have contributed to this fine reference.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307567178
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Subject:
Medical : Dictionaries & Terminology
Edited by:
Laurence Urdang
Author:
Urdang, Laurence
Author:
Laurence Urdang
Subject:
Dictionaries & Terminology
Subject:
Medicine
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Medical Dictionaries and Encyclopedia
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20041026
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
736

Related Subjects

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

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"Synopsis" by , Thoroughly updated and expanded, a fifth edition of the popular medical reference defines more than eleven thousand medical terms and concepts in all the major medical and surgical specialties, complemented by line drawings, information on commonly prescribed medications, medical abbreviations and acronyms, and comprehensive cross references. Original.
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