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Human Pharmacology

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ISBN-10: 0748408126

ISBN-13: 9780748408122

Edition: 2013

Authors: Paul Richard Gard

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Pharmacology, in its own right, is a massive subject area and has been the focus of several major textbooks. Human Pharmacology is a readable, introductory text covering all of the main aspects of pharmacology in a way that enthuses the reader to study the subject further. Each chapter includes line drawings and figures to illustrate concepts and mechanisms of action. Each chapter ends with a selection of recommended reading and multiple choice revision questions. The author introduction to the science of pharmacology allows readers to appreciate why and how certain drugs alleviate the symptoms of disease.
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Book details

List price: $52.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: CRC Press LLC
Publication date: 9/28/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 182
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Foreword: What is pharmacology and what do pharmacologists do?
Principles of drug actions and effects
Drugs acting on the peripheral nervous system
The central nervous system and drugs used in psychiatry
The treatment of cardiovascular disorders
Drugs affecting the blood and its composition
The treatment of respiratory disorders
Drugs acting on the gastrointestinal tract, bladder and uterus
Pharmacological manipulation of the endocrine system
The treatment of allergies and inflammation
Applied pharmacology
Answers to revision questions