Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary

Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary

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Baker & Taylor
Illustrates and defines terms used in different branches of medicine and health science.

Elsevier Health
Introducing the 100th Anniversary Edition of the world's leading medical dictionary! For 100 years, health care professionals have relied on DORLAND'S for its unmatched comprehensiveness, accuracy, clarity, and ease of use. The new, 29th edition encompasses the very latest information from every frontier in health care, with over 8,100 new terms (121,160 in all), over 7,600 new entries (for a total of 117,469), over 820 illustrations (566 brand new), and much more!
  • Broader coverage reflects new advances and current usage - Over 7500 totally new entries have been added and many others have been substantially revised to reflect new advances and current usage.
  • More illustrations increase clarity and understanding - over 500 illustrations have been added and nearly all of the existing drawings have been revised.
  • Updated and reorganized appendices speed access to essential information - new lists of current medical abbreviations and anatomic terms give readers fingertip access to the information they refer to frequently.
  • This edition is the centennial edition of Dorlands
  • Terms: 121,160 Entries: 117,469 New terms: 8,122 New entries: 7,660
  • Definitions: 125,239 Text Illustrations: 566 Revised: 22
  • Total Illustrations: 823

  • Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : W.B. Saunders, c2000
    Edition: 29th ed
    ISBN: 9780721662541
    Characteristics: xxiii, 2088 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
    Alternative Title: Illustrated medical dictionary


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