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Medically Speaking
A Dictionary of Quotations on Dentistry, Medicine and Nursing





ISBN 9780750306355
Published September 1, 1999 by CRC Press
481 Pages

 
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Medically Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations on Dentistry, Medicine, and Nursing contains over 1,500 quotes pertinent and especially illuminating to these disciplines. Here you will find quotations from the most famous to the unknown. Some are profound, some are witty, some are wise but none are frivolous. The extensive author and subject indexes provide the perfect tool for locating quotations for practical use or pleasure.

This book can be read for entertainment or used as a handy reference by students and professionals and the wider public interested in who has said what on medicine.

Table of Contents

PREFACE

ABDOMEN
ABORTION
ACUPUNCTURE
ADHESIVE
ALLERGY
AMNESIA
AMPUTATION
ANATOMISTS
ANATOMY
ANESTHETIST
ANESTHESIA
ANTIBIOTIC
APOTHECARY
APPENDIX
ARTERY
BACK
BILL
BIRTH CONTROL
BLINDNESS
BLOOD
BLOOD PRESSURE
BODY
BODY-SNATCHER
BRAIN
CANCER
CARE
CARTILAGE
CASTOR OIL
CAVITY
CHEMISTRY
CHILDBIRTH
CHOLERA
CIRCUMCISION
COD LIVER OIL
COLDS
COMMON SENSE
CONSULTATION
CONTAGIOUS
CONTRACEPTIVE
CONVALESCENCE
COUGH
CURE
CURIOSITY
DEATH
DENTAL
DENTIST
DERMATOLOGIST
DIAGNOSIS
DIAGNOSTICIAN
DIAPHRAGM
DIET
DIGESTION
DISCHARGE
DISEASE
DISINFECTANT
DISSECTION
DOCTOR
DRAFT
DRUGGIST
DRUGS
EAR WAX
ELECTROCARDIOGRAM
ENEMA
EPIDEMIC
EPIDERMIS
ERROR
ESOPHAGUS
EXAMINATION
EXPERIENCE
EXPERIMENT
FACT
FEE
FEVER
FLU
GALL BLADDERS
GENERAL PRACTITIONERS
GERM PLASM
GOD
GOUT
GYNECOLOGY
HEADACHE
HEALING
HEALTH
HEART
HIPPOCRATIC OATH
HIVES
HOSPITAL
HYPOCHONDRIAC
HYPODERMIC NEEDLE
ILL
ILLNESS
INJURY
INSOMNIAC
INTERNIST
INTESTINE
INVALID
IT
JOURNALS
KIDNEY
KING'S EVIL
LIFE
LIVER
LUNGS
MALADY
MAL DE MER
MAN
MEASLES
MEDICAL
MEDICAL MNEMONICS
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
MEDICINE
MENSTRUATION
MICROBES
MICROSCOPE
NAUSEA
NERVE
NOUNS OF MULTITUDE
NURSE
NURSE'S PRAYER
NUTRITION
OBSERVATION
OINTMENT
OPERATION
OPINIONS
ORAL HYGIENE
PAIN
PARASITE
PATIENTS
PHARMACIST
PHARMACY
PHYSICAL
PHYSIC
PHYSICAL
PHYSICIAN
PHYSIOLOGIST
PHYSIOLOGY
PILL
PIMPLE
PMS
PNEUMONIA
PRAYER
PRESCRIPTION
PROGNOSIS
PROTEIN
QUACK
RADIOLOGIST
RAPPORT
RECOVERY
RESUSCITATE
REMEDY
RESEARCH
REST
RHEUMATISM
SALVE
SCIENCE
SICK
SICK BED
SICKNESS
SINUS
SKELETON
SKIN
SNEEZE
SORE THROAT
SORES
SPECIALIST
SPINE
STATISTICS
STETHOSCOPE
STOMACH
STOOLS
SURGEON
SURGERY
SURGICAL
SYMPTOM
TEACHING
TEETH
THEORY
TONGUE DEPRESSOR
TOOTH
TOOTHACHE
TRANQUILIZERS
TREATMENT
TRICHINOSIS
TRUTH
TUBERCULOSIS
TUMOR
URINALYSIS
VACCINATION
VIRUS
X-RAYS

BIBLIOGRAPHY
PERMISSIONS
SUBJECT INDEX
AUTHOR INDEX

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