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Medical Pharmacology

ISBN-10: 0470657898
ISBN-13: 9780470657898
Edition: 7th 2012
Authors: Michael J. Neal
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Description: Medical Pharmacology at a Glance presents the basics of medical pharmacology in bit–sized chapters, each of which corresponds approximately to a 60–minute lecture.  Students who are new to pharmacology can start at the beginning and work through the  More...

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Book details

List price: $24.99
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 3/23/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 120
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Medical Pharmacology at a Glance presents the basics of medical pharmacology in bit–sized chapters, each of which corresponds approximately to a 60–minute lecture.  Students who are new to pharmacology can start at the beginning and work through the text, while the figures provide a refresher on the mechanisms of drug action for those with a more thorough grounding of the key principles. Case studies and corresponding questions and answers allow the student to test their knowledge. This 7th edition is now also supported online by a full suite of interactive flashcards.

Preface
Acknowledgements
How to use this book
Further reading
Introduction: principles of drug action
Drug-receptor interactions
Drug absorption, distribution and excretion
Drug metabolism
Local anaesthetics
Drugs acting at the neuromuscular junction
Autonomic nervous system
Autonomic drugs acting at cholinergic synapses
Drugs acting on the sympathetic system
Ocular pharmacology
Asthma, hay fever and anaphylaxis
Drugs acting on the gastrointestinal tract I: peptic ulcer
Drugs acting on the gastrointestinal tract II: motility and secretions
Drugs acting on the kidney: diuretics
Drugs used in hypertension
Drugs used in angina
Antiarrhythmic drugs
Drugs used in heart failure
Drugs used to affect blood coagulation
Lipid-lowering drugs
Agents used in anaemias
Central transmitter substances
General anaesthetics
Anxiolytics and hypnotics
Antiepileptic drugs
Drugs used in Parkinson’s disease
Antipsychotic drugs (neuroleptics)
Drugs used in affective disorders: antidepressants
Opioid analgesics
Drugs used in nausea and vertigo (antiemetics)
Drug misuse and dependence
Non-steroidal anti-infl ammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
Corticosteroids
Sex hormones and drugs
Thyroid and antithyroid drugs
Antidiabetic agents
Antibacterial drugs that inhibit nucleic acid synthesis: sulphonamides, trimethoprim, quinolones and nitroimidazoles
Antibacterial drugs that inhibit cell wall synthesis: penicillins, cephalosporins and vancomycin
Antibacterial drugs that inhibit protein synthesis: aminoglycosides, tetracyclines, macrolides and chloramphenicol
Antifungal drugs
Antiviral drugs
Drugs acting on parasites I: helminths (worms)
Drugs acting on parasites II: protozoa
Drugs used in cancer
Immunosuppressants and antirheumatoid drugs
Poisoning
Adverse drug reactions
Case studies and questions
Answers
Index

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