Radiology & Imaging
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Staff at all levels working in medical imaging have witnessed an unprecedented increase in the use of abbreviations and jargon over the last decade. If one also takes into account national differences in practice, it is clear that there are a vast number of confusing terms that medical personnel need to understand. Consisting of over 3,000 entries, with appropriate images, this disk provides a unique guide to the many acronyms, synonyms and abbreviations used in clinical practice. Each entry follows a set format. An abbreviation or acronym and its US equivalent are given. This is followed by a concise definition. Where appropriate synonyms are listed and cross referencing made to other pertinent entries. This disk is in PC compatible format.
he Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, London, U.K. CD-ROM guide to more than 3,000 acronyms, synonyms and abbreviations used in clinical practice. Includes illustrative images. No computer specifications given.