Anaesthesia and Intensive Care A-Z: An Encyclopaedia of Principles and Practice
Butterworth-Heinemann, 2004 - Medical - 553 pages
For the third edition, the authors have revised and fully updated existing text and provided additional entries and references relevant to both anaesthesia and intensive care. Entries are very easily searchable and terminology summaries are bite-sized, succinct, yet comprehensive and very practical.
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