Update for the MRCP

1st Edition

Volume 2

Editors:

  • Rebecca Jones
  • Thomasin Andrews
  • Peter Arlett
  • Andrew Brett
    • Print ISBN 9780443062575

    Table of Contents

    CONTENTS
    Questions

    Basic science, immunology and genetics
    1. Mechanisms of cell death
    2. T cell activation
    3. T helper (Th2) cells
    4. Chemokines
    5, 6. Chemokines and HIV-1 receptors
    7. IGE in asthma
    8. Allergen immunotherapy
    9. Vaccination for hepatitis B virus (HBV)
    10. Flow cytometry
    11. The human genome project
    12. Neurogenetics
    13. The mitochondrial genome
    14. Prothrombin-gene G20210A mutation
    15. Nutritional requirements
    Pharmacology and drug development
    16. Drug development
    17. The yellow card scheme for reporting suspected adverse reactions
    18. Study designs
    19. Concerning clinical trials
    20. Cytochrome P450 enzymes
    21. Oral bioavailability of drugs augmented by grapefruit juice
    Therapeutics
    22, 23. Prolongation of the QT interval
    24. Inhaled beclomethasone dipropionate
    25. Cyclo-oxygenase (COX)
    26. Sildenafil
    27. The new epilepsy drugs
    28. Drug treatments for depression
    29. Drug treatment of Alzheimers disease
    30. 5 fluorouracil
    31. Paclitaxel
    32. Doxorubicin induced cardiomyopathy
    33. Ecstasy
    34. Cannabis
    35. Carbon monoxide poisoning
    36. Drug induced hypokalaemia
    37. Treating a patient with glucocorticoids
    Neurology
    38. Haematological causes of acute stroke
    39. Status epilepticus
    40. Friedreichs ataxia
    41. diabetic peripheral neuropathy
    42. Parkinsons disease
    43. Neurosurgical treatments of Parkinsons disease
    44. Trinucleotide repeat disorders
    45. Diagnosis and management of migraine
    46. Pathology of migraine
    47. Management of headache
    Respiratory medicine
    47. Brittle asthma
    48. Bronchial asthma
    50. Alpha antitrypsin (AAT)
    51, 52. Pulmonary fibrosis
    53. Nebuliser therapy
    54. Primary pulmonary hypertension
    55. Lung volume reduction surgery
    56. Lung transplantation
    Endocrinology
    57. Causes of hirsutism in women
    58. P

    Details

    No. of pages:
    310
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2000
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443062575