Principles of Medical Pharmacology

7th Edition

Authors:

  • Harold Kalant
  • Jane Mitchell
  • Denis Grant
    • Print ISBN 9780779699452

    Table of Contents

    • Part I: General Principles of Pharmacology
      • 1. Introduction to General Pharmacology

      • 2. Drug Solubility, Absorption, and Movement Across Body Membranes

      • 3. Drug Distribution

      • 4. Drug Biotransformation

      • 5. Pharmacokinetics: Principles and Clinical Applications

      • 6. Drug Clearance by Specific Organs

      • 7. Dose-Response Relationships

      • 8. Drug Receptors

      • 9. Signal Transduction Systems

      • 10. Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics

    • Part II: Autonomic Nervous System and Neuromuscular Junction
      • 11. Functional and Neurochemical Organization of the Autonomic Nervous System

      • 12. Cholinergic Agonists and Antagonists

      • 13. Adrenoceptor Agonists

      • 14. Adrenoceptor Antagonists

      • 15. Neuromuscular Transmission and Drugs (Muscle Relaxants)

    • Part III: Central Nervous System
      • 16. Functional and Neurochemical Organization of the Central Nervous System

      • 17. Drugs Modifying Movement Control

      • 18. Antiseizure Drugs

      • 19. Opioids Analgesics and Antagonists

      • 20. General Anesthetics

      • 21. Local Anesthetics

      • 22. The Alcohols

      • 23. Anxiolytics and Hypnotics

      • 24. Antipsychotics

      • 25. Antidepressant and Mood Stabilizing Agents

      • 26. Hallucinogens and Psychotomimetics

    • Part IV: Mediators and Modifiers of Tissue Responses
      • 27. The Eicosanoids

      • 28. Autocoids

      • 29. Histamine and Antihistamines

      • 30. Anti-inflammatory Analgesics

    • Part V: Cardiovascular System
      • 31. Cardiovascular System Overview and Organization

      • 32. Digitalis Glycosides and Other Positive Inotropic Agents

      • 33. Antiarrhythmic

    Details

    No. of pages:
    1040
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2007
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders Canada
    Print ISBN:
    9780779699452