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The Resource Black's medical dictionary, edited by Dr. Harvey Marcovitch

Black's medical dictionary, edited by Dr. Harvey Marcovitch

Label
Black's medical dictionary
Title
Black's medical dictionary
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dr. Harvey Marcovitch
Title variation
Medical dictionary
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Black's Medical Dictionary has been the best-selling medical dictionary for over 100 years. It is invaluable as a home reference and for all who need clear explanation of medical terms: nurses, health care professionals and students, health service management, actuaries, lawyers and journalists. It contains over 5000 definitions and descriptions of medical terms and concepts with over 1000 diagrams, drawings and colour illustrations. It also provides helpful appendices on common medical tests and procedures, travel and health, measurements in medicine, health economics, complementary and alternative medicine, and an address list of support professional organisations"--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
NLM
Dewey number
610.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
R121
LC item number
.B53 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
NLM call number
  • 2018 A-445
  • W 13
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Marcovitch, Harvey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Target audience
adult
Label
Black's medical dictionary, edited by Dr. Harvey Marcovitch
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Keep current edition only
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical and web references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Travel and health
  • . 4.
  • Common medical tests and procedures
  • . 5.
  • Vitamins
  • . 6.
  • Measurements in medicine
  • . 7.
  • Statutory organizations
  • . 8.
  • Preface
  • Health-policy research organisations
  • . 10.
  • Editor's choice -- top 5 websites
  • Dictionary
  • Appendices
  • . 1.
  • Basic first aid
  • . 2.
  • Address: sources of information, advice, support and self-help
  • . 3.
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
43rd edition.
Extent
xi, 759 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9781472943071
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)983646877
  • (OCoLC)ocn983646877
  • 597534
Label
Black's medical dictionary, edited by Dr. Harvey Marcovitch
Publication
Copyright
Note
Keep current edition only
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical and web references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Travel and health
  • . 4.
  • Common medical tests and procedures
  • . 5.
  • Vitamins
  • . 6.
  • Measurements in medicine
  • . 7.
  • Statutory organizations
  • . 8.
  • Preface
  • Health-policy research organisations
  • . 10.
  • Editor's choice -- top 5 websites
  • Dictionary
  • Appendices
  • . 1.
  • Basic first aid
  • . 2.
  • Address: sources of information, advice, support and self-help
  • . 3.
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
43rd edition.
Extent
xi, 759 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9781472943071
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)983646877
  • (OCoLC)ocn983646877
  • 597534

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