Highlights Sold over 30,000 copies Over 15,000 terms in clear, simple English, including both British and American terms
Phonetic pronunciation for all main entries, as well as grammar notes and encyclopedic comments
The Dictionary of Medical Terms covers fields such as surgery, general practice, hospitals, clinics, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry and other specialisms
It also includes example sentences for each entry, together with grammar notes and parts of speech. As well as technical language it also includes informal terms used between professionals or professionals and patients. It is a valuable practical reference for interns, nurses or trainees in any medical field and its clear explanations make it ideal for professionals learning English for medicine, for A-level and undergraduate students, and for home reference.