Churchill Livingstone's Dictionary of Nursing, 19th Edition
The CL Dictionary of Nursing provides more depth and covers a greater variety of topics than pocket dictionaries. An exciting new feature is that this edition has its own website, making the book more portable, yet providing access to a massive amount of material. The A-Z entries and appendices have been completely updated and many new words/terms have been included. Entries have been carefully edited and illustrations selected to give a true nursing focus, and photographs have been included for the first time.
Key Features• First dictionary with a true Nursing focus, avoiding medical bias
• Unique, specially created website providing providing access to expanded material, prefixes and suffixes, ‘Word of the Day’, spellchecker, useful web links
• Illustrations have a specific nursing practice focus
• Photographs included for the first time to enhance practice points
• More in-depth entries on key nursing issues, and Appendices on topics of interest to nursing Back To Top
Published Reviews'This useful resource for nursing students includes access to a free supporting Evolve website with more than 7,500 entries. The site contains in-depth information about a selection of dictionary entries, nursing abbreviations and a spellchecker. A website icon alongside a main dictionary entry alerts the reader to additional material on the site. This innovation means that the dictionary is portable, yet provides access to a wide range of information'
Lisa Berry, Deputy Clinical Editor, Nursing Standard, August 23-29 2006Back To Top