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Author Bennett, P. N.

Title Clinical pharmacology / Peter N. Bennett, Morris J. Brown, Pankaj Sharma
Edition 11th ed
Published Edinburgh, UK : Elsevier, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 667 pages) : color illustrations
Series ClinicalKey
Contents Clinical pharmacology -- Topics in drug therapy -- Discovery and development of drugs -- Evaluation of drugs in humans -- Health technology assessment -- Official regulation of medicines -- Classification and naming of drugs -- General pharmacology -- Unwanted effects and adverse drug reactions -- Poisoning, overdose, antidotes -- Drug dependence -- Chemotherapy of infections -- Antibacterial drugs -- Chemotherapy of bacterial infections -- Viral, fungal, protozoal and helminthic infections -- Drugs for inflammation and joint disease -- Drugs and the skin -- Pain and analgesics -- Anaesthesia and neuromuscular block -- Psychotropic drugs -- Neurological disorders -- epilepsy, Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis -- Cholinergic and antimuscarinic (anticholinergic) mechanisms and drugs -- Adrenergic mechanisms and drugs -- Arterial hypertension, angina pectoris, myocardial infarction and heart failure -- Cardiac arrhythmia -- Hyperlipidaemias -- Kidney and genitourinary tract -- Respiratory system -- Drugs and haemostasis -- Red blood cell disorders -- Neoplastic disease and immunosuppression -- Oesophagus, stomach and duodenum -- Intestines -- Liver and biliary tract -- Adrenal corticosteroids, antagonists, corticotropin -- Diabetes mellitus, insulin, oral antidiabetes agents, obesity -- Thyroid hormones, antithyroid drugs -- Hypothalamic, pituitary and sex hormones -- Vitamins, calcium, bone
Summary General -- From pharmacology to toxicology -- Infection and inflammation -- Nervous system -- Cardiorespiratory and renal systems -- Blood and neoplastic disease -- Gastrointestinal system -- Endocrine system, metabolic conditions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Pharmacology, Clinical.
Clinical pharmacology.
Clinical pharmacology.
Form Electronic book
Author Brown, M. J. (Morris Jonathan)
Sharma, Pankaj (Neurologist)
ISBN 0702040843