ISBN 9788172455279,Dictionary of Nursing

Dictionary of Nursing



Goodwill Publishing House

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788172455279

ISBN-10 8172455275


Number of Pages 504 Pages
Language (English)

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Dictionary of Nursing boasts of a broad range of coverage on almost every aspect of nursing. It includes all the important terms relating to human anatomy, common diseases and their symptoms, major health conditions and their symptoms, bacteria, viruses, vectors, etc., spread of epidemics and their prevention, diagnostic procedures, treatments of various health conditions, convalescence, and general health and hygiene of human beings. Standard definitions of technical terms, inclusion of important abbreviations, acronyms and phrases, entries on the latest terminology in pertinent fields, and so forth are additional features of this dictionary. Labelled illustrations further enhance the specificity of the dictionary. The dictionary is indispensable for the students pursuing any preliminary, secondary or refresher course in nursing and healthcare. It will also help teachers of nursing courses and those engaged in research, diagnosis and therapy. Besides, it is highly beneficial for nurses, midwives and doctors. It will also serve as an ideal reference source for public and private hospitals, polyclinics, medical and trauma centres, healthcare centres, etc. To common readers, it will prove useful as an aid to understanding common diseases and how they can be treated.