TITLE

nothing by mouth

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1482
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "nothing by mouth" is presented. It refers to an instruction used in patient care to indicate that the patient is not to take or receive food, solids, liquid or medicine orally. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21237899

 

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