The Bantam Medical Dictionary, Sixth Edition: Updated and Expanded Sixth Edition (Mass Market Paperbound)

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Here in one compact volume is a personal medical reference guide you can turn to with trust. The fully expanded and revised sixth edition of The Bantam Medical Dictionary provides the most up-to-date medical information in an easy-to-access format specifically designed for general readers, students, and health-care professionals. Compiled and reviewed by a distinguished team of more than forty doctors and experts, this essential reference covers the entire domain of the health sciences, defining more than 11,000 medical terms and concepts in all the major medical and surgical specialties. You ll find commonly prescribed drugs described, along with their generic and brand names, as well as definitions of frequently used medical abbreviations and acronyms. Comprehensive and clearly written, this is the only medical dictionary you ll ever need.

About the Author

Laurence Urdang is the author and editor of more than one hundred reference books. He lives in Old Lyme, Connecticut.

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“Definitions are clear and concise.…[An] excellent system of cross-referencing is used.…[A] fine reference.” —Choice

Product Details
ISBN: 9780553592269
ISBN-10: 0553592262
Publisher: Bantam
Publication Date: February 24th, 2009
Pages: 784
Language: English
Series: Bantam Medical Dictionary