Anaesthesia: A Practical Handbook
Hwang Nian Chih, Nian Chih Hwang
Oxford University Press, 1998 - Medical - 220 pages
Written in a highly readable prose with clearly illustrated line drawings and tables condensing descriptive material, this book presents essential and crucial information on this discipline in an easy-to-read format. Cross-referencing is made wherever necessary, and an index can be found at the end of the book.
Aimed to serve as a quick and handy reference manual for the new and yet busy clinician or nurse, this book, with easily accessible information and guidelines, is an invaluable resource aid.
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