Prepared by residents and faculty of one of the world's top surgical training programs, The Washington Manual of Surgery, Fourth Edition, for PDA provides reliable guidelines and algorithms for management of surgical diseases. This new edition features expanded coverage of endovascular surgical techniques and bariatric surgery and more information on minimally invasive surgery for pediatric patients. Entries on breast cancer and breast diseases include updates on treatment and new diagnostic techniques such as ductoscopy and MRI. All entries have been updated and rewritten to reflect the most current standards of practice.
Platform: Palm OS, Windows CE, and Pocket PC handheld devices
This PDA-based version of Stedman's Medical Dictionary, Twenty-Seventh Edition provides quick access to definitions for over 102,000 medical terms, each one reviewed by medical/healthcare experts for accuracy and clarity. The intuitive, easy-to-navigate user interface makes finding medical terms and definitions on-the-fly faster and easier. Users can search by headwords, browse an index, view the definition of any entry with one tap, and hyperlink to related entries. Content includes Official Terminologia Anatomica--Latin and English anatomical terms for specialties of gross anatomy and neuroanatomy, and 1,200 common Greek and Latin word parts--the building blocks of medical vocabulary.