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Main Title The Merck manual of medical information /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Beers, Mark H.
Fletcher, Andrew J.
Publisher Merck Research Laboratories,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 52146840
ISBN 0911910352; 9780911910353; 9780743477345; 0743477340
Subjects Medicine, Popular. ; Ziekten. ; Diagnostiek. ; Therapieèen.
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBR REF RC81.M535 2003 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 03/31/2014
Edition 2nd home ed., [all new & completely rev.].
Collation xxxviii, 1907 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Includes index.
Contents Notes
Guide for readers -- Understanding medical terms -- Fundamentals -- Drugs -- Heart and blood vessel disorders -- Lung and airway disorders -- Bone, joint, and muscle disorders -- Liver and gallbladder disorders -- Kidney and urinary tract disorders -- Disorders of nutrition and metabolism -- Hormonal disorders -- Blood disorders -- Cancer -- Immune disorders -- Infections -- Skin disorders -- Ears, nose, and throat disorders -- Eye disorders -- Men's health issues -- Women's health issues -- Children's health issues -- Accidents and injuries -- Special subjects -- Appendixes -- Index. Offers information on topics including gene therapy, the warning signs of cancer, and biological warfare, and provides the generic and trade names of drugs with discussion of their effects.