Applied Pharmacology

1st Edition

With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

Authors:

  • Stan Bardal
  • Jason Waechter
  • Doug Martin
  • Key Features

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    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 

    Details

    No. of pages:
    480
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2011
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781437703108
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781437735789

    About the authors

    Stan Bardal

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Division of Medical Sciences, Victoria BC, Canada

    Jason Waechter

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Victoria, BC, Canada

    Doug Martin

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Basic Biomedial Sciences, Sanford School of Medicine, University, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD