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Dictionary of abbreviations in medical sciences

Rolf Heister

Dictionary of abbreviations in medical sciences

with a list of the most important medical and scientific journals and their traditional abbreviations

by Rolf Heister

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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- Abbreviations,
  • Medical sciences -- Abbreviations,
  • Medicine -- Periodicals -- Abbreviations of titles,
  • Medicine -- abbreviations

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRolf Heister ; foreword by W. Forth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR123 .H35 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 287 p. ;
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2186356M
    ISBN 100387504877
    LC Control Number89004380

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