Applied Pharmacology

With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

By

  • Stan Bardal, BSc(Pharm), MBA, PhD, Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Division of Medical Sciences, Victoria BC, Canada
  • Jason Waechter, BSc, MD, FRCP(C), Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Victoria, BC, Canada
  • Doug Martin, PhD(Pharmacology), Basic Biomedial Sciences, Sanford School of Medicine, University, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD

Applied Pharmacology provides the essential details that are required for a solid understanding of pharmacology: how the drugs work, why side effects occur, and how the drugs are used clinically. Drs. Stan Bardal, Jason Waechter, and Doug Martin integrate the experience of the pharmacologist and the physician for a clinical focus that ensures a complete understanding of pharmacology...in print and online.
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Audience

First and second year med students, those studying for USMLE Step 1

 

Book information

  • Published: November 2010
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-0310-8


Table of Contents

Section I: Introduction 

1 Basic Principles and Pharmacodynamics

2 Pharmacokinetics

3 Autonomic Pharmacology

4 Drug Interactions

5 Impact of Age on Pharmacology

6 Pharmacogenetics

7 Toxicology

8 Herbal Medications

9 Drug Discovery and Evaluation

10 Addiction and Abuse

 

Section II: Drug Classes

11 Cardiology

12 Cough, Cold, and Allergy

13 Dermatology

14 Endocrinology

15 Gastroenterology

16 Hematology 

17 Immune Modifiers

18 Infectious Diseases 

19 Musculoskeletal System

20 Neoplasia

21 Neurology and Neuromuscular

22 Ophthalmology

23 Psychiatry

24 Pulmonary System 

25 Renal and Genitourinary Systems