Basic and Clinical Pharmacology

Author: Bertram G. Katzung
Publisher: Appleton & Lange Med Ie Ovruns
ISBN: 1259252906
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Medical

The most up-to-date, comprehensive, and authoritative pharmacology text in health medicineOrganized to reflect the syllabi in many pharmacology courses and in integrated curricula, Basic & Clinical Pharmacology, 13e covers the important concepts students need to know about the science of pharmacology and its application to clinical practice. Selection of the subject matter and order of its presentation are based on the authors' many years experience in teaching this material to thousands of medical, pharmacy, dental, podiatry, nursing, and other health science students.To be as clinically relevant as possible, the book includes sections that specifically address the clinical choice and use of drugs in patients and the monitoring of their effects, and case studies that introduce clinical problems in many chapters. Presented in full color and enhanced by more than three hundred illustrations, Basic & Clinical Pharmacology features numerous summary tables and diagrams that encapsulate important information.Explains everything students need to know about the science of pharmacology and its application to clinical practice Includes 330 full-color illustrations, case studies, and chapter-ending summary tables Organized to reflect the syllabi of pharmacology courses Descriptions of important new drugs

Basic Clinical Pharmacology

Author: Bertram G. Katzung
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Medical
ISBN: UOM:39015057026679
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Medical

Widely respected for its clarity, comprehensiveness, and organization, this pharmacology course book presents the essential concepts that students need to know about the science of pharmacology and their application. (Midwest).

Katzung Trevor s Pharmacology Examination and Board Review 11th Edition

Author: Bertram Katzung
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
ISBN: 0071826351
Release Date: 2015-08-17
Genre: Medical

Excel on medical pharmacology course exams and the boards with the help of the world’s bestselling pharmacology review book! More than 800 Q&A From the authors of pharmacology’s most trusted textbook, Katzung & Trevor’s Basic & Clinical Pharmacology, this authoritative resource delivers a clear, concise review of fundamental concepts backed by more than 800 review questions and answers. The chapter-based approach facilitates use with course notes or larger texts. Valuable learning aids include: Short discussion of the major concepts that underlie basic principles or specific drug groups in every chapter Explanatory figures and tables (many in full color) • Review questions followed by answers and explanations Overview diagrams visually organize drug groups and concepts A list of high-yield terms and definitions you need to know Skill Keeper Questions prompt you to review previous material to understand links between related topics A checklist of tasks you should be able to perform upon completion of each chapter Summary tables that list the important drugs and include key information about their mechanisms of action and effects, clinical uses, pharmacokinetics, drug interactions, and toxicities Two comprehensive 100-question examinations followed by the answer keys and explanations for the correct answers An appendix describing test-taking strategies for improving your test performance

Clinical Pharmacology

Author: Morris J. Brown
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702051135
Release Date: 2012-07-30
Genre: Medical

A thorough knowledge of pharmacological and therapeutic principles is vital if drugs are to be used safely and effectively for increasingly informed patients. Those who clearly understand how drugs get into the body, how they produce their effects, what happens to them in the body, and how evidence of their therapeutic effect is assessed, will choose drugs more skilfully, and use them more safely and successfully than those who do not. Now in a fully revised 11th edition, Clinical Pharmacology is essential reading for undergraduate medical students, junior doctors and anyone concerned with evidence-based drug therapy.

Basic and Clinical Pharmacology 14E

Author: Bertram G. Katzung
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9781259641169
Release Date: 2017-11-30
Genre: Medical

The most up-to-date, comprehensive, and authoritative pharmacology text in health medicine—enhanced by a new full-color illustrations Organized to reflect the syllabi in many pharmacology courses and in integrated curricula, Basic & Clinical Pharmacology, Fourteenth Edition covers the important concepts students need to know about the science of pharmacology and its application to clinical practice. Selection of the subject matter and order of its presentation are based on the authors’ many years’ experience in teaching this material to thousands of medical, pharmacy, dental, podiatry, nursing, and other health science students. To be as clinically relevant as possible, the book includes sections that specifically address the clinical choice and use of drugs in patients and the monitoring of their effects, and case studies that introduce clinical problems in many chapters. Presented in full color and enhanced by more than three hundred illustrations (many new to this edition), Basic & Clinical Pharmacology features numerous summary tables and diagrams that encapsulate important information. • Student-acclaimed summary tables conclude each chapter • Everything students need to know about the science of pharmacology and its application to clinical practice • Strong emphasis on drug groups and prototypes • NEW! 100 new drug tables • Includes 330 full-color illustrations, case studies, and chapter-ending summary tables • Organized to reflect the syllabi of pharmacology courses • Descriptions of important new drugs

A Textbook of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics 5Ed

Author: James Ritter
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781444113006
Release Date: 2008-04-25
Genre: Medical

If you understand how drugs work (pharmacodynamics), how they are handled by the body (pharmacokinetics), how they interact with each other, and how drug treatments are assessed, then you will become a better prescriber. A Textbook of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics gives you that understanding. Fully revised throughout and extensively illustrated, the fifth edition of this well-established textbook has been streamlined to focus on what medical students and junior doctors really need to know in order to understand the implications of prescribing one drug over, or in combination with, another. The text provides current information on all areas of drug prescribing with updated discussion and guidance on such topics as adverse drug reactions, 'personalized medicine', gene and cell-based therapy, advances in cancer therapy, and mechanisms of drug action and treatment guidelines in HIV and mycobacterial infections therapy. A new chapter on alternative medicines and nutraceuticals has been introduced and Further Reading lists have been updated to include key medical websites. All medical students and junior doctors who read this book will learn not only how to use drugs safely and effectively, but, importantly, the rationale behind effective prescribing decisions.

Goodman and Gilman s The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics 13th Edition

Author: Randa Hilal-Dandan
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical
ISBN: 1259584739
Release Date: 2017-10-26
Genre: Medical

The gold-standard of pharmacology texts – updated to reflect the latest developments and breakthroughs Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, Thirteenth Edition represents the pinnacle of authority and accuracy in describing the actions and uses of therapeutic agents in relation to physiology and pathophysiology. Goodman & Gilman’s careful balance of basic science and clinical application has guided thousands of practitioners and students to a clear understanding of the drugs essential to preventing, diagnosing, and treating disease. Enhanced by a full-color presentation and updated to reflect all critical new developments in drug action and drug-disease interaction, the Thirteenth Edition includes more than 440 color illustrations depicting key principles and actions of specific pathways and therapeutic agents. This edition also includes new chapters on hypertension therapy, myocardial ischemia therapy, treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension, immunostimulants and vaccines, and treatment of viral hepatitis, along with appendices on prescription order writing, patient compliance, and pharmacokinetics Goodman & Gilman’s The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, Thirteenth Edition is divided into nine sections, covering: • General Principles • Neuropharmacology • Modulation of Pulmonary, Renal, and Cardiovascular Function • Inflammation, Immunomodulation, and Hematopoiesis • Endocrine Pharmacology • Gastrointestinal Pharmacology • Chemotherapy of Infectious Disease • Chemotherapy of Neoplastic Diseases • Special Systems Pharmacology

Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology

Author: Jill E. Maddison
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702028588
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Medical

Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology is a practical, clinically-oriented pharmacology text designed to provide the veterinary student and practitioner with all the relevant information needed when designing drug treatment regimens for pets in small animal veterinary practice. Comprehensively updated and revised, the second edition of this core text covers essential new information on drugs used in the management of a range of presenting conditions including heart disease and cardiac arrhythmias. For the second edition new authors, superb new illustrations and a second colour have all been introduced. With its unique approach combining a thorough understanding of the pharmacological action of drugs with a basic understanding of the relevant physiology and pathophysiology of systems and tissues affected, Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology continues to be an indispensable book for all veterinary students and practitioners. Organised by drug class in a uniform and detailed structure which means it is easy to locate key information on dose rates, routes of administration, drug interactions and special considerations at a glance Key chapters based around treatment of disorders of particular body systems, eg cardiovascular and thyroid disorders Essential introductory chapters covering pharmacokinetics, general pharmacological principles and adverse reactions for a thorough basic grounding in the subject All authors are experienced clinicians and recognised experts in their field who bring a down to earth and practical approach to the text

Medical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Author: Derek G. Waller
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702055034
Release Date: 2013-08-07
Genre: Medical

This book covers all the pharmacology you need, from basic science pharmacology and pathophysiology, through to clinical pharmacology to therapeutics, in line with the integrated approach of new medical curricula. The first section covers the basic principles, and the rest is organised by body systems. The book ends with sections on toxicity and prescribing practice. Integrates basic science pharmacology, clinical pharmacology and therapeutics Brief review of pathophysiology of major diseases Case histories and multiple choice questions (and answers) Tabular presentation of all common drugs within each class Section on further reading Kinetics chapter simplified with more practical examples Includes more on genetic issues Drug tables made more concise to make information more accessible Fully updated to reflect current clinical practice

Basic Concepts in Pharmacology What You Need to Know for Each Drug Class Fourth Edition

Author: Janet Stringer
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071769420
Release Date: 2011-03-11
Genre: Medical

A time-saving, stress-reducing approach to learning the essential concepts of pharmacology Great for USMLE review! "This could be a very useful tool for students who struggle with understanding the most basic concepts in pharmacology for course and licensure examinations. 3 Stars."--Doody's Review Service Basic Concepts in Pharmacology provides you with a complete framework for studying -– and understanding -- the fundamental principles of drug actions. With this unique learning system, you’ll be able to identify must-know material, recognize your strengths and weaknesses, minimize memorization, streamline your study, and build your confidence. Basic Concepts in Pharmacology presents drugs by class, details exactly what you need to know about each class, and reinforces key concepts and definitions. With this innovative text you’ll be able to: Recognize the concepts you truly must know before moving on to other material Understand the fundamental principles of drug actions Organize and condense the drug information you must remember Review key information, which is presented in boxes, illustrations, and tables Identify the most important drugs in each drug class Seven sections specifically designed to simplify the learning process and help you gain an understanding of the most important concepts: General Principles Drugs That Affect the Autonomic Nervous System Drugs That Affect the Cardiovascular System Drugs That Act on the Central Nervous System Chemotherapeutic Agents Drugs That Affect the Endocrine System Miscellaneous Drugs (Includes Toxicology and Poisoning)

Principles of Clinical Pharmacology

Author: Arthur J. Atkinson, Jr.
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 9780123854728
Release Date: 2012-09-18
Genre: Medical

Principles of Clinical Pharmacology is a successful survey covering the pharmacologic principles underlying the individualization of patient therapy and contemporary drug development. This essential reference continues to focus on the basics of clinical pharmacology for the development, evaluation, and clinical use of pharmaceutical products while also addressing the most recent advances in the field. Written by leading experts in academia, industry, clinical and regulatory settings, the third edition has been thoroughly updated to provide readers with an ideal reference covering the wide range of important topics impacting clinical pharmacology as the discipline plays an increasingly significant role in drug development and regulatory science. The Third Edition has been endorsed by the American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics Includes new chapters on imaging and the pharmacogenetic basis of adverse drug reactions Offers an expanded regulatory section that addresses US and international issues and guidelines Provides extended coverage of earlier chapters on transporters, pharmacogenetics and biomarkers and also illustrates the impact of gender on drug response Presents a broadened discussion of clinical trials from Phase 1 to incorporate Phases II and III

Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics Questions for Self Assessment Third edition

Author: Timothy G K Mant
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781444113013
Release Date: 2008-04-25
Genre: Medical

So you think you've got a handle on therapeutic management? How drugs work and interact with each other, how the body handles them and how drug treatments are assessed? This self-assessment volume allows you to learn, revise and test yourself on all aspects of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. Four different question types are provided to test your knowledge in this important area - multiple choice questions, extended matching questions, 'best of fives' and problem-solving questions. Detailed explanatory answers ensure this book solves your queries as well as providing essential revision for those all-important exams. Test your knowledge with Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics: Questions for Self Assessment and not only develop your exam technique but become a better prescriber.

Rang Dale s Pharmacology

Author: Humphrey P. Rang
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702045042
Release Date: 2011-04-14
Genre: Medical

Rang & Dale’s Pharmacology provides you with all the knowledge you need to get through your pharmacology course and beyond. Drs. Humphrey P. Rang, Maureen M. Dale, James M. Ritter, Rod Flower, and Graeme Henderson present a clear and accessible approach to the analysis of therapeutic agents at the cellular and molecular level through detailed diagrams, full-color illustrations, and pedagogical features. Find and cross-reference information quickly using a color-coded layout that makes navigation easy. Effectively understand and review key concepts through detailed diagrams and full-color illustrations that clarify even the most complex concepts. Reinforce your learning with key points boxes and clinical uses boxes that highlight crucial information and clinical applications. Apply current best practices and clinical applications through thoroughly updated and revised drug information. Stay current with the latest developments in the field thanks to major updates in chapters such as How Drugs Act; Amino Acid Transmitters; Analgesic Drugs; Antidepressant Drugs; and Drug Addiction, Dependence & Abuse. Tap into comprehensive content tailored to your courses with new and reorganized chapters on Host Defense; Inflammatory Mediators; Pharmacogenetics, Pharmacogenomics & Personalized Medicine; Hydroxytoptomine & The Pharmacy of Migraine; and Purines.

Diuretic Agents

Author: Donald W. Seldin
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 008053046X
Release Date: 1997-09-23
Genre: Medical

The only comprehensive work to cover all aspects of diuretic agents, the book discusses the pharmacology and toxicology of diuretic agents as well as the physiological effects. Experts in the field present the principles and experimental approaches for the study of interactions between pharmacologic compounds in relation to specific target organs. Diuretic Agents contains information on the mechanisms of action and application of diuretics, and details FDA regulations and pharmaceutical industry guidelines. Written by experts in the field Covers all aspects of diuretic agents Includes information on the mechanisms of action and application of diuretics