Mind, Brain, and Drug An Introduction to Psychopharmacology

ISBN-10: 0205355560
ISBN-13: 9780205355563
Edition: 2006
List price: $122.80 Buy it from $46.61
This item qualifies for FREE shipping

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: Covering the basic principles of psychopharmacology, this textbook presents psychopharmacology and drugs of abuse in a readily understood manner. With all of the latest research and a straightforward, engaging writing style, Hedges offers complete  More...

Used Starting from $87.38
New Starting from $141.46
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Math Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Careers in Medical Assisting Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $122.80
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/12/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

Covering the basic principles of psychopharmacology, this textbook presents psychopharmacology and drugs of abuse in a readily understood manner. With all of the latest research and a straightforward, engaging writing style, Hedges offers complete coverage of the field without being unnecessarily detailed--and, as a result, provides students with a thorough introduction to this increasingly important area.

Preface
The Neurobiological Basis of Psychotropic Drug Action and Biology of Mental Disorders
Neurons, Synapses, and the Brain: A Brief Introduction to Neuroscience
The Neuron
The Cell body
Receptors
Dendrites
Axons
The Action Potential
Types of Neurons
The Synapse
Neuroglial Cells
Overview of Neuroanatomy
Peripheral Nervous System
Somatic Nervous System
Autonomic Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Summary
Study Questions
Neurotransmitters and Receptors
Neurotransmitters and Their Receptors
Serotonin
Norepinephrine
Dopamine
Acetylcholine
Gamma Amino Benzoic Acid
Glutamate
Opioid Neuropeptides
Melatonin
Summary
Study Questions
Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics
Pharmacokinetics
Route of Administration
Absorption
Distribution
Metabolism and Elimination
Drug Half-Life and Steady State
Pharmacodynamics
Potency and Efficacy
Dose-Response Curves
D

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×