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Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions 10e - Mosby

Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions 10e

By: Mosby


Published: 16th May 2016
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Make sense of the complex world of health care with Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions, 10th Edition! This one-stop reference includes detailed entries that help you communicate more effectively with colleagues in various disciplines. With over 56,000 definitions, 2,450 photographs and line drawings, and supporting reference appendixes and atlases, it is an indispensable reference for students and professionals alike.

Key Features:
  • Over 56,000 entries offer detailed definitions, as well as the latest information on pathophysiology, treatment and interventions, and nursing care.
  • More than 2,450 color photographs and line drawings demonstrate and explain complex conditions and abstract concepts.
  • Strict, common-sense alphabetical organization makes it easy to find key terms and definitions.
  • Detailed appendixes provide you with useful information on lab values, symbols and abbreviations, pharmacology, infection control standards, and more that can be used throughout your health career.
New to this Edition:
  • NEW! Approximately 5,000 new and revised definitions reflect the latest developments in health care, drugs, and nursing terminology.
  • NEW! Completely updated illustrations visually clarify key definitions to reflect current healthcare practice and equipment.



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      Needed for uni, so informative and much better than google

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      I. Color Atlas of Human Anatomy
      II. Definitions A-Z
      III. Illustration Credits
      IV. Appendixes (at back of book)
      1. Nursing Interventions Classification  (NIC) 
      2. Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC)
      3. Units of Measurement 
      4. Language Translation Guide
      5. American Sign Language and Communications
      6. Normal Reference Values
      7. Nutrition
      8. Pharmacology and Clinical Calculations
      9. Range of Motion
      10. Infection Control: CDC Isolation Guidelines
      11. Diagnosis-Related Groups
      Appendixes (on endsheets)
      Spanish-French-English Equivalents of Commonly Used Medical Terms and Phrases
      The Joint Commission Do Not Use Abbreviation List
      Appendixes (on Evolve)
      Herbs and Natural Supplements
      Immunizations: Recommended Immunization Schedule, Canada 2012
      Immunizations: Recommended Immunization Schedule, United States 2012
      Medical Terminology
      Normal Reference Laboratory Values
      Symbols and Abbreviations

      ISBN: 9780323222051
      ISBN-10: 0323222056
      Audience: Tertiary; University or College
      Format: Hardcover
      Language: English
      Number Of Pages: 2064
      Published: 16th May 2016
      Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
      Country of Publication: US
      Dimensions (cm): 26.0 x 19.7  x 6.5
      Weight (kg): 3.2
      Edition Number: 10
      Edition Type: Revised