Applied Pharmacology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437703108, 9780323240260

Applied Pharmacology

1st Edition

With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

Print ISBN: 9781437703108
eBook ISBN: 9780323240260
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 10th November 2010
Page Count: 480


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 print and online.

Key Features

  • Find information quickly and compare and contrast drugs easily thanks to a clear and consistent format without extraneous material.
  • Apply basic pharmacology to clinical situations through integrated text.

    Enhance your learning with "For Your Information" sections detailing history and anecdotes for many agents within a given drug class.
  • Access the fully searchable text online at, along with 150 USMLE-style multiple choice questions, downloadable images, and online only references.
  • Learn the essential details of pharmacology and enhance your understanding through an entirely new, fantastic art program.

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 


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