• Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing

    Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing, 7e


    More than 70 leading consultants from health professions and nursing worked with us to help make this new edition of Stedman’s your one source for health reference. The new edition includes:

    • More than 56,000 entries, updated to cover the current medical terminology. Stedman’s will carry your students into their chosen profession no matter where they are heading
    • An anatomical insert based on images from the Anatomical Chart Company to help bring the terms and illustrations to life.
    • More than 48,000 audio pronunciations available online so students can connect the spelling to the sound of the word and make sure they are accurately using their knowledge
    • Nearly 65 appendices providing more information on crucial topics
    Stedman’s is the best way to get all the tools you need. Every Stedman’s Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing purchased offers the user FREE bonus resources, including:
    • A FREE one-year subscription to Stedman’s Online so you and your students can access this resource on the go, and customize it to suit specific needs
    • A FREE version of Stedman’s Plus Medical/Pharmaceutical Spellchecker
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  • Chart Smart

    Chart Smart, 3e

    The A-to-Z Guide to Better Nursing Documentation

    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    Thoroughly updated for its Third Edition, this portable handbook shows nurses in all practice settings exactly what to document in any situation. Nearly 300 alphabetically organized entries cover diseases, emergencies, procedures, legal and ethical problems, and difficult situations involving patients, families, and other health care professionals. Legal Casebook sidebars provide real-world examples of court cases. AccuChart sample forms show how to accurately complete various forms.

    This edition includes new, difficult, and timely charting situations such as moderate sedation, medication reconciliation, infant identification, faxing medical records, and requests by families for medical advice. Other highlights include expanded information on the electronic medical record, current Joint Commission guidelines on abbreviation use, and the newest NANDA nursing diagnoses.

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  • Lippincott Illustrated Reviews: Integrated Systems

    Lippincott Illustrated Reviews: Integrated Systems, 1e

    Sandra K. Leeper-Woodford, Linda R. Adkison
    Lippincott Illustrated Reviews: Integrated Systems uses the first-and-best Lippincott Illustrated Reviews format to integrate the most important topics in pathology, biochemistry, anatomy, embryology, genetics, histology, pharmacology, physiology, microbiology, immunology, and neuroscience and their role in each of eight human systems. Lippincott Illustrated Reviews features clear, effective writing and hundreds of illustrations for ideal rapid review and the assimilation of complex information. Clear, sequential images present mechanisms of action and focus on showing rather than telling students how drugs work. Lippincott Illustrated Reviews captures the vitality and interactive nature of the classroom experience in book format.  Lippincott Illustrated Reviews features an easy-to-read format, supported with eye-catching illustrations comprising a lively and interesting mix of colorful art, photographs, and concept maps. 
    -        Each chapter ends with student-favorite study questions and answer explanations
    -        Hundreds of full-color illustrations visually explain complex processes!
    -        Outline format ideal for concise review and foundational learning
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  • Lippincott's Guide to Infectious Diseases

    Lippincott's Guide to Infectious Diseases

    Compliant with CDC and WHO guidelines, this new A-to-Z reference provides an overview of 160 infectious diseases, from the common cold and otitis media to MRSA and other newer threats, including Bartonella quintana. Presented in a highly visual format, each disease is showcased in a two-page spread, formatted with consistent headings to make locating critical information easy. The Safety, Alert,and Prevention icons draw attention to critical information, and special headings identify diseases with transmission-based precautions, which are discussed further under Nursing Considerations.
    The book also includes special sections that discuss the appropriate use of antibiotic therapy in an era of increasing antibiotic resistance, review the newer antibiotic agents, and provide up-to-date information on immunizations, CDC guidelines for isolation precautions, and tips on how to provide safe patient care.


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  • Medical Office Management and Technology

    Medical Office Management and Technology

    An Applied Approach

    Brandy Ziesemer
    From A to Ziesemer, Medical Office Management and Technology is the text to help student's navigate through their medical office management courses, whether as part of a health information technology, medical administration, or any other allied health program. This text starts at the beginning, with an introduction to new students not familiar with this topic, and works thorugh even the most advanced topics in medical office management. With a special focus on leadership, and a logical progression through the topics, this has the makings of a faculty member's most trusted resource for this course.
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  • Medical Spanish Made Incredibly Easy!

    Medical Spanish Made Incredibly Easy!, 3e


    Thoroughly updated for its Third Edition, this guide will help health care professionals in all clinical settings communicate easily with Spanish-speaking patients. It presents Spanish words, phrases, questions, and instructions that cover signs and symptoms, history-taking, assessment of all body systems, mental health, diagnostic tests, disorders, medications, procedures, surgery, nutrition and diet therapy, medical equipment, and alternative and complementary therapies. Features include a picture dictionary, clear body-system illustrations with labels in both languages, rules of Spanish pronunciation and grammar, and indexes in English and Spanish.

    A companion Website offers audio files with correct pronunciations for hundreds of medical terms in English and Spanish, downloadable to a computer or MP3 player.

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  • Medical Transcription Fundamentals

    Medical Transcription Fundamentals, 2e

    Where Success Takes Root

    Diane Gilmore
    The publishers of Stedman’s invite you to learn what it means to be a medical transcriptionist from a book written by a practicing transcriptionist!  Medical Transcription Fundamentals provides a strong foundation for students and practitioners in an accessible, conversational style. The text outlines the responsibilities associated with the occupation, covers the specific knowledge, skills, and education needed, and provides a conceptual understanding of general medical terms and various medical specialties in a way that is easily remembered.
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  • NMS Surgery

    NMS Surgery, 6e

    Bruce E. Jarrell

    Depend on NMS Surgery, 6th Edition, to help you successfully complete your clerkship, prepare for the shelf/end-of-rotation exam, and study for the boards.  Concise coverage, an online interactive student quiz bank, new text features, and USMLE-format questions make it an ideal guide for effective study and review, while retaining the elements that have made it a reliable, go-to resource for a generation of medical and advanced practice students.
    Now in full color for the first time, this practical review tool has been significantly updated to reflect current practices in surgery. Even more user-friendly than before, the easy-to-read outline format makes your study more efficient and offers a thorough review for your exams and beyond. In addition, this title is packaged with access to the interactive eBook version at no additional cost!

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  • Spanish-English English-Spanish Medical Dictionary

    Spanish-English English-Spanish Medical Dictionary, 4e

    Diccionario Médico Español-Inglés Inglés-Español

    Onyria Herrera McElroy, Lola L. Grabb
    With the rapid growth of the Spanish-speaking population worldwide, this comprehensive communicator has become an indispensable resource for healthcare students and professionals everywhere. The Fourth Edition has been designed to give easier and faster access to nearly 23,000 comprehensive medical terms, technology-related medical terms, and medical abbreviations, plus definitions, translations, tips on pronunciation, signs and symptoms of common disorders, practical phrases used in daily communication with patients, and much more.
    Access to thePoint website featuring audio pronunciation glossary with Spanish audio, image bank, and appendices formatted as PDFs
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  • Spanish-English English-Spanish Pocket Medical Dictionary

    Spanish-English English-Spanish Pocket Medical Dictionary

    Diccionario Médico de Bolsillo Español-Inglés Inglés-Español

    Onyria Herrera McElroy, Lola L. Grabb

    Now available—a portable pocket-sized version of McElroy and Grabb's highly successful Spanish-English English-Spanish Medical Dictionary. This handy reference will help non-Spanish-speaking physicians and other health care providers communicate with Spanish-speaking patients with greater precision and ease.

    The book contains over 12,000 terms and includes a section on common medical abbreviations. Appendices include Communicating with Patients; Common Medical Disorders—Signs, Symptoms, Tests, and Treatments; Systems of Measurements; and Verb Tables.

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  • Stedman's Medical Abbreviations, Acronyms & Symbols

    Stedman's Medical Abbreviations, Acronyms & Symbols, 5e


    Identify current abbreviations, acronyms, and symbols quickly and easily. Gain immediate access to medical terms that help you comply with the new JCAHO mandate for standardized hospital abbreviations. You'll have thousands of new abbreviations for a wide range of specialties, including anatomy, physiology, internal medicine, pathology, laboratory medicine, organisms, infectious diseases, plastic surgery, ENT, dentistry, alternative medicine, endocrinology, and more, right at your fingertips!

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  • Stedman's Medical Dictionary

    Stedman's Medical Dictionary, 28e


    Thoroughly reviewed and updated, Stedman's Medical Dictionary, Twenty-Eighth Edition is the most reliable resource for healthcare, including medical students, physicians, educators, researchers, and medical language specialists. This new edition includes more than 107,000 terms and definitions, more than 5,000 new to this edition. More than 45 consultants from all the major medical and health science specialties have reviewed each word for accuracy and clarity, including new consultants for endocrinology, gastroenterology, geriatrics, and rheumatology. The enhanced art program includes approximately 1,500 images and illustrations.

    A bonus CD-ROM includes Stedman's Plus 2005 Medical/Pharmaceutical Spellchecker and over 300 LifeART Anatomy medical clip art and 3-D images.

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  • Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions

    Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions, 2e


    Be it dentistry, dental assisting, or dental hygiene, this is the go-to resource for all students and professionals in the dental field. This dictionary contains definitions for over 16,000 terms relevant to all dental professions, including dentistry, and includes more than 500 illustrations—most in full color—and a full-color, glossy oral conditions and disorders insert. Appendices include tooth numbering systems; dental imaging errors; guidelines for infection control in dental health care settings; weights and measures; medical prefixes, suffixes, and combining forms; medical and dental abbreviations; abbreviations used in medication orders; laboratory reference range values; and professional organizations.

    Also included with the purchase is a free three-month subscription to Stedman's Online:  Stedman's Medical Dicationary for the Dental Professions, which includes all the content from the print dictionary, as well as access to 5,600 images, more than 8,500 audio pronunciations, 42 live action videos, and a customizable section, My Stedman's, which allows users to add terms, add definitions, save searches and illustrations, and include outside links.

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