Great for Everyday Use, Mosby's Medical Dictionary Addresses all of your Health Care Concerns. See for Yourself! Mosby's Medical Dictionary, 6th Edition, answers your health-related questions and provides much-needed information in one easy-to-use, colorfully illustrated, complete source! Take a look at these outstanding features! * Comprehensive definitions of current health care terminology-including major diseases, disorders, procedures, and drugs-provide you with the most accurate and complete information available. * Over 2,200 full-color illustrations-three times more than other dictionaries-enhance the definitions of a wide variety of medical terms. Plus, more than half of these illustrations are new to this edition! * More than 3,000 new and 10,000 revised definitions offer you the most up-to-date coverage of all areas of health care-emphasizing alternative therapies, new drugs, and changing developments in health care delivery. * Strict alphabetical organization-without confusing subentries-helps you find an entry the first time you try, in the first place you look. * The Color Atlas of Human Anatomy features full-color, labeled drawings of all body systems to assist you in understanding anatomy. * Revised tables contain up-to-date, important information in a quick-reference format. * Information on more than 100 common herbs and natural supplements gives you useful information on these popular treatments. * large print makes searching and reading easier. * A companion Merlin website includes content updates, frequently asked questions, links to related websites, and additional tools and resources.Anderson, Douglas M. is the author of 'Mosby's Medical Dictionary', published 2001 under ISBN 9780323014298 and ISBN 0323014291.