Pharmacology: Prep Manual for Undergraduates - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9788131228128

Pharmacology: Prep Manual for Undergraduates

2nd Edition

Authors: Tara Shanbhag Smita Shenoy
Paperback ISBN: 9788131228128
Imprint: Elsevier India
Published Date: 10th December 2011
Page Count: 576

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The present edition is thoroughly updated and highlights the important aspects of pharmacology for students pursuing undergraduate courses in medicine and also for the practicing doctors.

This user-friendly book is written in simple language and provides the knowledge of pharmacology without extraneous details as needed by undergraduate students.

Key Features

  • Easy to understand, systemize presentation of information and relevant from examination point of view.
  • Supplementing text with the addition of some new topics like Pharmacovigilance, Pharmacoeconomics, Rational Use of Drugs, Vaccines and Sera, Vitamins, Minerals, Antiseptics and Disinfectants, Drugs Acting on Skin and Mucous Membranes.
  • Addition of new flowcharts, figures and tables to facilitate quick learning and greater retention of knowledge.
  • Contemporary and comprehensive approach, which make it a highly useful preparatory manual.

Table of Contents

1. General Pharmacology

2. Drugs Acting on the Autonomic Nervous System

3. Drugs Affecting Cardiovascular Function

4. Renal Pharmacology

5. Drugs Acting on Central Nervous System

6. Autacoids and Respiratory System

7. Drugs Used in the Treatment of Gastrointestinal Diseases

8. Drugs Acting on Blood and Blood-forming Organs

9. Endocrine Pharmacology

10. Drugs Acting on Uterus

11. Chemotherapy

12. Miscellaneous Drugs



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About the Author

Tara Shanbhag

Smita Shenoy