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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher F A Davis Co
Publication date February 14, 2005
Pages 2788
Binding Hardcover
Edition 20 rev ind
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780803612075
ISBN-10 0803612079
Dimensions 2.50 by 5.75 by 9 in.
Weight 3.16 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $39.95
§As reported by publisher
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: Why is TABER'S 20th Edition the ONLY CHOICE for your students?Because for more than 65 years, Taber's has provided students and practitioners with the definitions and information they need to provide superior care for their patients: 56,000 definitions with 2,400 brand new to the 20th edition almost 50% more than our nearest competitorMore than 6,000 revised terms700 superior illustrations with more than 500 in full color100 more Patient Care sections NEW!Cautions statements added to almost 350 terms bold and in a second colorNew and revised appendices, including Nutrition, Complementary Medicine, and Appendix 13, which explains the roles of the Health Professions health care team members NEW!Improved placement of multi-word entries (for example, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease and Irritable bowel syndrome are now listed in natural word order) NEW!Almost 30,000 pronunciations of new and current termsMore colorful interior design NEW!Easier to understand definitions NEW! New and revised terms in Taber's 20th Edition give your students the answers at their fingertips, such as:Cephalostat AndropauseFilm speed Pulmonary interstitial emphysema Magnetic resonance angiography Complementary and alternative medicine definitions keep your students at the forefront of care:Stress management Flaxseed oil Glucosamine Patient Care Statements offer clinically pertinent information on such conditions as:Acute respiratory distress syndromeFractureMyasthenia gravis New and revised illustrations and tables complement the text and strengthen students' understanding of the terms:Cheyne-Stokes respiration Prostate cancer Paranasal sinus Important Considerations in Palliative Care We recruit top educators and practitioners from virtually every health profession to make sure the information is relevant and accurate. This is just one more way we make certain that Taber's provides your students with the best, most up-to-date reference.The Proven Choice Since 1940. "Taber's is the best. I've used it for over 20 years. It has been selected by our faculty as a required resource for our students." -- Gwena Pollard, RN, BC, BSN, Hannibal Public School of Practical Nursing, Hannibal, Missouri "Couldn't have finished nursing school without it. It's a Nurse's Bible." -- Marilyn Runnells, LVN, LVN Program, North Orange ROP, Anaheim, California "Taber's just keeps improving each edition -- when I think you've done the best you can do, you come up with another spectacular edition!" -- Brenda Phillips, RN, BSN, Southwest Technology Center, Altus, Oklahoma "I feel Taber's is the best medical dictionary published. I have used Taber's since I was a radiography student in 1975. I tell students Taber's is the best. I would recommend it to anyone." -- Mike Cochran, Assistant Professor of Radiology, Southwest Virginia Community College, Richlands, Virginia "My students and I use it every single day." -- Kandace Oldroyd, RN, CNA-Med Terms, BATC, Logan Utah

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Hardcover
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22 har/psc edition from F A Davis Co (May 1, 2013); titled "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary"
9780803629790 | details & prices | 2846 pages | 5.75 × 9.25 × 2.50 in. | 3.30 lbs | List price $120.00
22 box har edition from F A Davis Co (February 14, 2013); titled "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary"
9780803629783 | details & prices | 2846 pages | 5.50 × 9.00 × 2.50 in. | 3.30 lbs | List price $42.95
22 box har edition from F A Davis Co (February 1, 2013); titled "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary"
9780803629776 | details & prices | 2846 pages | 5.75 × 9.00 × 2.50 in. | 3.24 lbs | List price $45.95
22 box har edition from F A Davis Co (January 25, 2013)
9780803638471 | details & prices | 2846 pages | 5.50 × 9.25 × 2.50 in. | 3.40 lbs | List price $97.50
About: Book by Davis, F.
21 slp har edition from F A Davis Co (March 25, 2011); titled "Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary"
9780803626935 | details & prices | 2846 pages | 5.50 × 8.75 × 2.25 in. | 3.15 lbs | List price $88.00
About: Savings Package Consists of: Medical Terminology in a Flash!
With Arthur Biderman (other contributor), Joseph Patwell (other contributor), Alison D. Enright (other contributor), Brigitte G. Fenton (other contributor) | 21 slp har edition from F A Davis Co (February 2, 2009); titled "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary"
9780803615601 | details & prices | 2846 pages | 5.50 × 8.75 × 2.50 in. | 3.20 lbs | List price $38.95
20 cdr edition from Handheldmed Inc (May 30, 2005); titled "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary"
9780976254836 | details & prices | 5.00 × 5.00 × 0.12 in. | 0.05 lbs | List price $44.95
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20 rev ind edition from F A Davis Co (February 14, 2005); titled "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary"
9780803612075 | details & prices | 2788 pages | 5.75 × 9.00 × 2.50 in. | 3.16 lbs | List price $39.95
About: Why is TABER'S 20th Edition the ONLY CHOICE for your students?
20 tch edition from F A Davis Co (February 1, 2005); titled "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary"
9780803612631 | details & prices | List price $38.95
Tch edition from F A Davis Co (February 1, 2005); titled "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary"
9789990144499 | details & prices | List price $0.02
With Clayton L. Thomas (other contributor) | 19th bk&cr edition from F A Davis Co (May 1, 2001); titled "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary"
9780803606586 | details & prices | 5.75 × 9.00 × 2.50 in. | 3.30 lbs | List price $74.95
About: Text and CD-ROM package of a Brandon/Hill Medical, Nursing, and Allied Health List selection, featuring color illustrations, leather binding, and 56,000 terms.
With Clarence Wilbur Taber (other contributor), Clayton L. Thomas (other contributor) | 19th edition from F A Davis Co (February 1, 2001)
9780803606555 | details & prices | 2770 pages | 5.75 × 9.00 × 2.50 in. | 3.15 lbs | List price $33.95
About: Taber's 19th defines approximately 56,000 terms in all, including 2200 new to this edition.

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