(This is the most comprehensive and accessible medical dic...)
This is the most comprehensive and accessible medical dictionary available to the layperson. The 4th edition will include more than 28,000 terms that comprise the core of information for all the health sciences. The entries are simple and concise, and are further clarified by over 3,500 two-color illustrations which appear thoughout the book. There are also dozens of tables-including bones, muscles, nerves, and chemical symbols.
(America's most prominent medical reference for the nonpro...)
America's most prominent medical reference for the nonprofessional contains more than 26,000 incisive and understandable definitions, 2,500 two-color illustrations, and 600 pages of up-to-date and thoroughly detailed information.
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Newcomb College, New Orleans, 1950. Master of Science, Johns Hopkins University, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, 1990.
Medical illustrator, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, 1954-1969; medical illustrator select commission on assassinations of, J.F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King, Junior of the United States House of Reps, Washington, 1978-1979; medical illustrator/author, Bethesda, Maryland., since 1969.
Married B. John Melloni. Children: H. Paul, June L., Peter J., Roy G.