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Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions

Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions is more than its 56,000+ definitions: it's an indispensable, all-in-one guidebook with 2,400+ color illustrations, diagrams, and photographs of anatomy, diseases, procedures, and pharmacology. Plus symbols, abbreviations, conversion tables, human anatomy atlas – all at your fingertips. A must have for nursing students, medical assistants, pre-med majors, and more, you can consult Mosby's Dictionary and its quick-reference appendices on the fly then pore over in-depth encyclopedic entries for more challenging concepts.

Latest edition of Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions

Mosby`s Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Health Professions (ISBN10: 0323074030; ISBN13: 9780323074032)
ISBN13: 978-0323074032
ISBN10: 0323074030
List Price: $44.95
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So much more than just a bestselling dictionary, Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions, 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, 45 appendixes, a color atlas of the human body, online resources, and more than 2,450 full-color illustrations - nearly three times more than any other dictionary available - making it an indispensible reference for students and professionals alike.

  • UNIQUE! More than 2,450 color photographs and line drawings demonstrate and explain complex conditions and abstract concepts.
  • A Color Atlas of Human Anatomy contains 43 pages of clearly labeled drawings for easy A&P review and reference.
  • Over 56,000 comprehensive, authoritative, high-quality definitions - including expanded definitions for selected entries, particularly major diseases, disorders, and procedures - offer the latest information on pathophysiology, treatment and interventions, and nursing care.
  • 23 appendixes - 13 in the dictionary and 10 on the companion Evolve website - offer quick access to useful reference information, such as lab values, symbols and abbreviations, language translation guides, pharmacology, infection control standards, conversion tables, and clinical calculations.
  • A strict, common-sense alphabetical organization with no subentries makes it easy to find key terms and definitions.

  • NEW! Over 300 new and updated illustrations visually clarify key definitions and reflect current health care practice and equipment.
  • NEW! Approximately 11,000 new and revised definitions reflect the latest developments in health care, drugs, and nursing terminology.
  • NEW! Editor Marie O'Toole, EdD, RN, FAAN lends her expertise to this new edition, reviewing and revising

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