Master Medicine: Medical Pharmacology

3rd Edition

A clinical core text for integrated curricula with self assessment

Editors:

  • Simon Constable
  • Peter Winstanley
  • Tom Walley
    • Print ISBN 9780443102912

    Key Features

    • Appropriate self-assessment material.
    • Only covers core, so student knows the whole book is essential.
    • Includes key objectives.
    • Contains simple and memorable diagrams for reproduction in exams.
    • Ideal for learning as well as examination review, specifically trying to stimulate the student into assessing his/her own knowledge.
    • Provides examination practice.

    Table of Contents

    Basic principles. The Autonomic Nervous System. Drugs used in Cardiovascular Disease. Drugs and the Blood. Hyperlipidemia. Drugs used in CNS Diseases. Analgesics. Drugs used in Anaesthesia. Drugs for Arthritis. Respiratory Disorders and Hypersensitivity. Drugs and the Gastrointestinal system. Drugs acting on the Endocrine System. Antibiotics. Chemotherapy for Viruses, Fungi and Protozoa. Anticancer Chemotherapy. Drugs and the Skin. Drug Overdose and poisoning. Drug Dependency and Abuse. Drugs in pregnancy, Breast-feeding, Children and the Elderly. Adverse Drug Reactions and Drug Interactions. New Drugs and Clinical Trials.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    326
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2007
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443102912

    About the editors

    Simon Constable

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Lecturer in Clinical Pharmacology, University of Liverpool; Honorary Specialist Registrar, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK

    Peter Winstanley

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, Unversity of Liverpool; Honorary Consultant Physician, Royal Liverpool Unversity Hospital, Liverpool, UK

    Tom Walley

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Liverpool; Honorary Consultant Physician, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK