Great resource for nursing students! Has everything for creating care plans! Has all you will need; disease definition, symptoms, NANDA's, interventions. A must-have for students!” —Dora Duran

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- Approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the locked topic will launch the in-app purchase screen.

ABOUT: Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary
65,000 definitions. 1,200 color images. 33,000 audio pronunciations. 100 videos. Patient Care Statements & patient teaching requirements.

Based on: 23rd Edition
Editor : Donald Venes, MD, MSJ
Publisher : F.A. Davis Company

Taber’s brings meanings to life. Put the language of nursing, medicine and the healthcare professions at your fingertips. In hand, online, or on your mobile device—anywhere and everywhere, Taber’s 23 is the all-in-one, go-to source in the classroom, clinical, and beyond.

Under the editorial direction of Donald Venes, MD, MSJ, a team of expert consulting editors and consultants representing nearly every health care profession ensures that the content reflects the most current healthcare information.

- Videos and animations—demonstrate common procedures, a brief physical assessment, and physiological processes
- Over 33,000 audio pronunciations—build speaking confidence.
Key Features

Must-know, rarely memorized information.

- Full-color illustrations of anatomy and physiology and photographs of diseases and disorders photographs focus on the distinguishing features of diseases and disorders.

The tools for success.
- Patient Care Statements —Quick-reference summaries detail assessment, treatment, and patient teaching requirements.
- Caution/Safety Statements —An easy-to-find icon highlights information critical to safe patient care.
- Disease/Disorder Entrie s—Concise descriptions summarize diagnosis, signs and symptoms, etiology, treatments, and prognosis.

Locate a disease, symptom or medication in the fastest possible manner:
- Use "Spotlight Search" from Home screen
- Tap and Hold launch icon to open Last Topic, History, Favorites ..
- Navigate using multiple indices
- History to open frequently visited pages
- Bookmarks

Mark topics with relevant information:
- Rich-text notes
- Voice memos
- Annotations with scribble, doodle or text
You choose the method to note this regardless of the context you are in to ensure that the important facts are available whenever you access the topic, whether it is tomorrow or six months from now.


*****Required textbook for first-year nursing school, but it will serve me well for many years —PD Smith

What’s New

Version 3.2.7

- iPhone X support
- UI/UX enhancement
- Minor bug fixes

Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

Med_4_life ,

Must have app!

This app is the all-in-one, go-to source in the classroom, clinical, and beyond. It has the most current medical information. A must have app for the nursing and medical students. Very useful!

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your kind remarks, we are developing these apps to lighten the load for our customers.

Rustybag ,

Tons of color images!!

Videos and high res images are awesome!

Developer Response ,

We appreciate your feedback.

Brando242 ,


Great app that uses Apple's iOS to increase one's efficiency at work or in study while using this app. Would highly recommend!

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your kind remarks, we are happy to hear this is increasing your efficiency.

In-App Purchases

Taber's Medical Dictionary
23rd Edition with Pronunciations


Skyscape Medpresso Inc
50.1 MB

Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



Age Rating
Rated 12+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
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In-App Purchases
  1. Taber's Medical Dictionary $34.99


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