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Plain Language Medical Dictionary

By The University of Michigan

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This free basic app converts medical language into everyday English. It is based on the award-winning Plain Language Medical Dictionary widget designed by Taubman Health Sciences Library, University of Michigan.

• Browse for a medical term and view its non-medical definition.
• Search a prefix such as "cardio" to easily find the word you want.
• Email the term and its definition to anyone you want.

What's New in Version 1.1

• Contains updated dictionary content from the latest version of the Plain Language Thesaurus for Health Communications, with more accurate and proper definitions to more terms.
• Applies a new and more logical filtering algorithm for term searching.
• Keeps the search bar at the top of the screen while scrolling through terms so that you can enter a new search anytime with no need to scroll back to the top of the list.
• Supports retina displays.


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Plain Language Medical Dictionary
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This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad
  • Free
  • Category: Medical
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.1
  • Size: 3.0 MB
  • Language: English
  • Developer:

Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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