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Mosby's Medical Dictionary

9th Edition

By: Mosby


Published: 25th September 2012
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So much more than just a bestselling dictionary, Mosby's Medical Dictionary, 9th Edition is a one-stop reference to help you make sense of the complex world of health care. It features over 56,000 authoritative definitions, quick-reference appendixes, a colour atlas of the human body, and more than 2,450 full-colour illustrations - nearly three times more than any other dictionary available - making it an indispensable reference for health care consumers and professionals alike.

Key Features

  • UNIQUE! More than 2,450 color photographs and line drawings demonstrate and explain complex conditions and abstract concepts.
  • Over 56,000 comprehensive, authoritative, high-quality definitions include expanded definitions for selected entries, particularly major diseases, disorders, and procedures.
  • A Colour Atlas of Human Anatomy contains 43 pages of clearly labeled drawings for easy A&P review and reference.
  • Quick-reference appendixes offer quick access to useful reference information, such as commonly used abbreviations, language translation guides, American sign language, and more.
  • A strict, common-sense alphabetical organization with no subentries makes it easy to find key terms and definitions.
New to this Edition
  • Over 300 new and updated illustrations visually clarify key definitions and reflect current health care practice and equipment.
  • Approximately 11,000 new and revised definitions reflect the latest developments in health care.
  • Editor Marie O'Toole, EdD, RN, FAAN lends her expertise to this new edition, reviewing and revising all definitions and assembling a team of leading consultants and contributors.

Color Atlas of Human Anatomy
Definitions A-Z
Illustration Credits
Appendixes (Endsheets)
American Sign Language and Manual Communication
Common Abbreviations Used in Writing Prescriptions
Spanish-French-English Equivalents of Commonly Used Medical Terms and Phrases
Commonly Used Abbreviations
The Joint Commission Do Not Use List
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780323085410
ISBN-10: 0323085415
Series: Mosby's Medical Dictionary
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 1984
Published: 25th September 2012
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.0 x 19.7  x 5.1
Weight (kg): 2.09
Edition Number: 9
Edition Type: Revised