Stedman's Pocket Medical Abbreviations contains over 30,000 entries
for medical language specialists who need a quick, reliable guide
to the spelling and meanings of abbreviations, acronyms, and
symbols. This pocket-sized and affordable version of Stedman's
Abbreviations, Acronyms & Symbols, Third Edition focuses on the
most commonly used abbreviations in all medical specialties. All
entries have been thoroughly reviewed for accuracy and currency.
The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization's
and the Institute for Safe Medication Practices's dangerous and "do
not use" abbreviations are clearly identified in red.