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Table of Contents
|Preface The Internet Version: Why Use It and How to Access It||p. vii|
|Dangerous, Contradictory, and/or Ambiguous Abbreviations||p. 5|
|A Healthcare Controlled Vocabulary||p. 15|
|How Medical Writers, Editors, and Health Professionals Can Help Control the Proliferation of Health-Related Abbreviations||p. 21|
|Medical Abbreviation Primer||p. 25|
|Lettered and Numbered Abbreviations, Acronyms, and Slang||p. 29|
|Symbols and Greek Letters|
|Greek Letters||p. 352|
|Tables, Lists, and Conversions|
|Numbers and Letters for Teeth||p. 355|
|Laboratory Panels||p. 356|
|Shorthand for Laboratory Test Values||p. 357|
|Obstetrical Shorthand||p. 357|
|Reflex Gradations||p. 357|
|Muscle Strength Gradations||p. 357|
|Pulse Strength Gradations||p. 358|
|Heart Murmur Gradations||p. 358|
|Tonsil Size Gradations||p. 358|
|Grades of Severity of Knee Arthritis (arthroscopic)||p. 358|
|Metric Prefixes||p. 358|
|Kilograms/Pounds Conversions||p. 359|
|Fahrenheit/Centigrade Conversions||p. 359|
|Apothecary Symbols||p. 360|
|Cross-Referenced List of Generic and Brand Drug Names||p. 361|
|National Normal Adult Laboratory Values|
|Blood, Plasma, or Serum||p. 411|
|Drug Levels||p. 415|
|Book and Internet Version Reorder and Pricing Information||p. 417|
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