American Medical Association Concise Medical Encyclopedia

American Medical Association Concise Medical Encyclopedia

Book - 2006
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Random House, Inc.
In this era of abundant health information from many different sources, you can trust theAmerican Medical Association Concise Medical Encyclopedia to bring you accurate, authoritative information drawing on the expertise of doctors including a broad spectrum of specialists. TheAmerican Medical Association Concise Medical Encyclopedia covers thousands of topics, including diseases, diagnostic procedures, and treatments, offering clear, succinct descriptions and practical information to help you protect your family’s health and communicate better with doctors. The American Medical Association Concise Medical Encyclopedia is an essential book for every home and includes:
·A-Z format that covers everything from Avian flu to Z-plasty
·Over 3,000 up-to-date entries, including the new USDA food pyramid and revised CPR procedures
·Causes, symptoms, and treatments for most medical conditions
·Easy to use charts to help readers find the possible causes of common symptoms
·Over 125 illustrations

Baker & Taylor
"Over 3000 medical terms, including symptoms, diseases, tests, treatments, drugs, and surgical procedures, as well as benefits and potential side effects of drugs and treatments. Also covers issues such as bioterrorism, genetic research, robotic surgery,brain imaging, and bionic people; and topics in alternative medicine, nutrition, mental health, and cosmetic surgery."--From source other than the Library of Congress

Baker
& Taylor

A condensed medical reference from the American Medical Association offers an alphabetical listing of more than three thousand medical terms, including common ailments, medical procedures and tests, symptoms, drugs and other therapies, nutrition, medical research and the future of medicine, mental health, and other important topics. Original. 50,000 first printing.
A medical encyclopedia provides information on over three thousand medical terms, including symptoms, diseases, tests, treatments, drugs, and surgical procedures.

Publisher: New York : Random House Reference, c2006
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780375721809
0375721800
Characteristics: xxvii, 818 p. ; cm

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