Oxford Concise Medical Dictionary


Published:         Jul 2003

Publisher:         Oxford University Press

ISBN:                 9780198607533

Format:             Paperback  

Dimensions:     768pp  h196mm  x  w129mm  x s38mm  520g  numerous line drawings

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This best-selling dictionary has sold over 250,000 copies in previous editions. Fully revised and up-to-date, it is indispensable both as a home medical guide and as an aid for those working in the medical and allied professions. The entries are clearly laid out and jargon-free, making this book both accessible and informative. Over 10,000 clear and concise entries cover all major medical and surgical specialities. The dictionary reflects recent developments in the medical field, covering new drugs in clinical use, as well as new advances in genetics, infertility treatment, cancer, organ transplantation, and BSE.