Release Date: 2012
"Featuring more than 56,000 entries, this thoroughly updated Seventh Edition contains the medical terminology used in more than 30 of today's fastest growing health profession areas--plus comprehensive inclusion of entries suited for the nursing field. The book includes 1,000 enriched color images and photographs, a glossy insert with detailed images by Anatomical Chart Company, more than 65 appendices, and cut thumb tabs for quick A-to-Z reference. More than 70 leading consultants from health professions and nursing contributed to the enhancements of this edition. Also included with the purchase is a free one-year subscription to Stedman's Online: Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing, which includes all the content from the print dictionary, as well as access to 5,600 images, more than 48,000 audio pronunciations, and 48 live action videos; along with a free version of Stedman's Plus Medical/Pharmaceutical Spellchecker."--[Résumé de l'éditeur].
Author: LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS
Release Date: 2013-03-29
This package contains the following: 9780781792837 Willis: Medical Terminology= A programmed Learning Approach 9781608316922 Stedmans: STEDMAN'S MEDICAL DICTIONARY FOR THE HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND NURSING, ILLUSTRATED
Defining more than 56,000 terms, "Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions & Nursing" gives clear definitions in nursing and more than 30 of today's fastest growing health professions. More than 70 leading consultants from medicine, health professions and nursing worked with us to help make Stedman's your one source for the Best Words in Medicine. With Stedman's Online, you can search for a definition, hear it pronounced, see it illustrated, and watch it in motion. This product is a 1-year online subscription with an access code included in a package that will be shipped to you! Definitions, Spelling, Pronunciation, Enhanced Multimedia, and Much More-- More than 56,000 terms defined by the most trusted name in medical reference Approximately 42,000 audio pronunciations let you hear the correct pronunciations of terms Nearly 65 valuable appendices covering such critical areas as dangerous abbreviations, units of measure, NANDA, and more! More than 5,600 images illustrate key medical terms and concepts Nearly 50 videos from "Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy" present anatomy in motion Everything You Need, Accessible in an Instant: Find terms using superior search functionality Browse the A-to-Z Index Customize the medical dictionary with "My Stedman's" Add terms, Add notes to terms, Save searches and illustrations - providing a personal experience that meets your needs
Author: Judi L. Nath
Release Date: 2010-11-30
This package contains the following products: 9780781748681 NATH- USING MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY: A PRACTICAL APPROACH 9781608316922 Stedmans: STEDMAN'S MEDICAL DICTIONARY FOR THE HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND NURSING, ILLUSTRATED
Author: Tom Lochhaas
Release Date: 2011-05-25
This package contains the following products: 9781609137847 LWW: LWW's Student Success for Health Professionals Made Incredibly Easy 9781608316922 Stedmans: Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing, Illustrated 9781451109177 thePoint Solution Instructor Resource Center to Accompany Student Success for Health Professionals Made Incredibly Easy
Author: Thomas Lathrop Stedman
Release Date: 2009-07
This pocket edition features more than 38,000 terms drawn from Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing, Sixth Edition and Stedman's Medical Dictionary, Twenty-Eighth Edition, providing readers with a complete and comprehensive reference in a portable size. Features— A-to-Z organization quickly leads you to a definition. Written pronunciations assist you in spoken communications. Special icons identify terms that are combining forms. British alternative spellings are included. A free download provides users a fully searchable electronic version of the complete dictionary, as well as nine appendices, over 650 images, audio pronunciations for more than 34,000 terms, and 42 anatomical videos. With Stedman's Pocket Medical Dictionary, you not only read a definition, you can hear it, see it, and watch it in motion. Everything you need to understand and use medical terms correctly in all your communications is here, from the most trusted name in medical words.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2009-10-01
Stedman's Medical Terminology Flash Cards, Second Edition contains 800 flash cards made up of prefixes, suffixes, and root words to help users learn the building blocks of medical terminology. Each form is presented on the front of the card, and the definition and word building samples appear on the back. This edition features a new full-color design with specialties color-coded and illustrations added to cards. Any student of medical terminology, or any student in nursing, health professions or medicine will value this quick, easy format for assessing their medical terminology knowledge. A companion website includes an audio pronunciation glossary and a question bank, including multiple choice, fill-in-the-blank, spelling bee, matching exercises, figure labeling, and medical records based questions.
This package contains the following products: 9780781780698 Hogan-Quigley Bates' Nursing Guide to Physical Examination & History Taking 9780781780636 Hogan-Quigley Student Laboratory Manual for Bates' Nursing Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking 9781608316922 LWW Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing
Author: Christa Modschiedler
Publisher: American Library Association
Release Date: 2014
Drawn from the extensive database of Guide to Reference, this up-to-date resource provides an annotated list of print and electronic biomedical and health-related reference sources, including internet resources and digital image collections. Readers will find relevant research, clinical, and consumer health information resources in such areas as Medicine Psychiatry Bioethics Consumer health and health care Pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences Dentistry Public health Medical jurisprudence International and global health Guide to Reference entries are selected and annotated by an editorial team of top reference librarians and are used internationally as a go-to source for identifying information as well as training reference professionals. Library staff answering health queries as well as library users undertaking research on their own will find this an invaluable resource.
Author: Thomas Lathrop Stedman
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2005
Covers equipment names, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, operations, new techniques and maneuvers, incisions, methods and approaches, syndromes and diseases, and anatomy terms that are based upon people's names.
Dr. Horace Gerald Danner’s A Thesaurus of Medical Word Roots is a compendium of the most-used word roots of the medical and health-care professions. All word roots are listed alphabetically, along with the Greek or Latin words from which they derive, together with the roots’ original meanings. If the current meaning of an individual root differs from the original meaning, that is listed in a separate column.
A biography of Captain Scott, written by Sir Ranulph Fiennes who was described by the Guinness Book of Records as 'the world's greatest living explorer'. It tells the story of Scott's life - and discusses how his achievements have been viewed after his death.