Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations

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Stanley Jablonski
Elsevier Saunders, 2005 - Medical - 523 pages
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This best-selling portable resource provides authoritative definitions for all of the medical acronyms and abbreviations you can expect to encounter in medicine today. The new, 5th Edition features 10,000 completely new entries reflecting the most recent developments in health care-including new clinical trials, new technologies, and new advances. Highlights include the latest virus nomenclature, computer technology, medical informatics, and molecular biology, along with more from the ever-expanding list of organizations and associations.
It also includes a CD-ROM that makes the content accessible via computer. What's more, a handheld software version is available on CD-ROM-sold separately, or in a money-saving package together with the book.

  • Features a concise, pocket-sized format that is easy to carry, easy to consult, and easy to afford.
  • Delivers all of the authority readers expect from the publisher of Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary.


  • Offers 10,000 brand-new entries encompassing all of the latest acronyms and abbreviations from every front in health care.
  • Includes a CD-ROM that makes the content accessible via computer.
  • Is available separately on CD-ROM as software for most handheld devices, and in a money-saving package together with the book.

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Contents

Section 1
2
Section 2
14
Section 3
21
Section 4
41
Section 5
66
Section 6
68
Section 7
117
Section 8
128
Section 25
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Section 26
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Section 27
286
Section 28
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Section 29
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Section 30
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Section 31
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Section 32
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Section 9
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Section 10
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Section 11
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Section 12
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Section 13
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Section 14
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Section 15
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Section 16
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Section 17
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Section 18
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Section 19
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Section 20
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Section 21
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Section 22
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Section 23
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Section 24
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Section 33
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Section 34
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Section 35
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Section 36
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Section 37
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Section 38
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Section 39
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Section 40
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Section 41
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Section 42
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Section 43
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Section 44
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Section 45
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Section 46
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Section 47
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