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Mosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions, 7th Edition


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Mosby’s Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health, 7th Edition is your portable, quick-access reference to help you make sense of the complex world of health care. It features over 35,700 authoritative definitions (including approximately 300 all-new definitions) of diseases, procedures, equipment, drugs, and more, along with pronunciations, etymologies, and a Spanish/English appendix. If you want the most reliable health science information literally right at your fingertips, then look no further than this bestselling pocket dictionary.

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New to This Edition

    • Newly revised definitions make this a cohesive and portal reference.
    • 300 new definitions added for the latest terms in health care, drugs and medical and nursing terminology.

Key Features

    • Emphasis on nursing and health science terminology support health science students and practicing professionals.
    • Small size makes dictionary easy to transport.
    • Over 35,700 definitions provides students and health professionals with necessary information.
    • Alphabetized screened thumb tabs save you time finding terms.
    • British spellings help users recognize alternate spellings.
    • Included etymologies build professional vocabulary and understanding of medical terminology.

Published Reviews

    "Although written primarily for healthcare students and practitioners, it also would be a terrific resource for laypersons.... This is a well done pocket dictionary. It is precise, easy to use, and now contains over 25,000 terms.... Weighted Numerical Score: 100 - 5 Stars!" -Steven K. Hamick, BIS, RCP, RRT, AE-C (William Beaumont Hospitals), © Doody's Review Service

Author Information

    By Mosby

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  • Paperback
  • Reference
  • 1488 Pages
  • Trim Size: 4 3/8 X 7 3/8 in
  • Imprint: Mosby
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-08855-8
  • Next Edition ISBN:
  • Copyright: 2014