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New American Medical Dictionary and Health Manual (Revised) (Paperback) (Robert E. Rothenberg)

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This newly revised and completely re-illustrated edition of The New American Medical Dictionary and Health Manual provides updated explanations of over 10,000 medical terms, diseases, and disorders--300 more than the previous edition. The health manual--which outlines anatomical functions, human development, common procedures, diet information, and basic first aid--has also been updated to include the latest medical developments.
Approximately two-thirds of the book presents some 10,000 definitions of medical terms directed towards the non-specialist. The final third of the book presents information on basic first aid, anatomy, poison control, temperature, pulse rates, weight, and other topics for home reference. Lacks pronunciation guidelines. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Edition: Revised
Number of Pages: 610
Genre: Health + Wellness
Sub-Genre: Reference
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Author: Robert E. Rothenberg
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 1999
TCIN: 12427492
UPC: 9780451197207
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-5173
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