Applied Pharmacology Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
Applied Pharmacology provides the essential details that are required for a solid understanding of pharmacology: how the drugs work, why side effects occur, and how the drugs are used clinically. Drs. Stan Bardal, Jason Waechter, and Doug Martin integrate the experience of the pharmacologist and the physician for a clinical focus that ensures a complete understanding of pharmacology...in print and online.
- Find information quickly and compare and contrast drugs easily thanks to a clear and consistent format without extraneous material.
- Apply basic pharmacology to clinical situations through integrated text. Enhance your learning with "For Your Information" sections detailing history and anecdotes for many agents within a given drug class.
- Access the fully searchable text online at studentconsult.com, along with 150 USMLE-style multiple choice questions, downloadable images, and online only references.
- Learn the essential details of pharmacology and enhance your understanding through an entirely new, fantastic art program.
Section I: Introduction
1 Basic Principles and Pharmacodynamics
3 Autonomic Pharmacology
4 Drug Interactions
5 Impact of Age on Pharmacology
8 Herbal Medications
9 Drug Discovery and Evaluation
10 Addiction and Abuse
Section II: Drug Classes
12 Cough, Cold, and Allergy
17 Immune Modifiers
18 Infectious Diseases
19 Musculoskeletal System
21 Neurology and Neuromuscular
24 Pulmonary System
25 Renal and Genitourinary Systems
Stan Bardal, BSc(Pharm), MBA, PhD, Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Division of Medical Sciences, Victoria BC, Canada, Jason Waechter, BSc, MD, FRCP(C), Department of Anaesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Victoria, BC, Canada and Doug Martin, PhD(Pharmacology), Basic Biomedial Sciences, Sanford School of Medicine, University, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD