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9780721677576: Pharmacology

This book provides complete and current coverage of pharmacology in a relevant source. It emphasizes the general properties of drug categories and prototypical drugs. The book also offers clear definitions, classifications, and discussions in a consistent format.

  • Integrates key clinical data and basic science material from several fields to present a complete explanation of how drugs affect the body
  • Highlights the application of basic science concepts to clinical problems and decision-making
  • Summarises important points at the end of each chapter, for quick reference and review
  • Features a drug classification box at the beginning of each chapter that introduces categories, subcategories and examples of individual drugs to be discussed
  • Discusses drug mechanisms of action, therapeutic effects, advers effect, and clinical uses for each drug category and individual drugs
  • Offers clear definitions of pharmacologic and clinical terms
  • Contains a wealth of outstanding illustrations that depict drug mechanisms and well-organised table that highlight the differences in the specific properties of drugs withina therapeutic category
  • Summarises importantpharmacologic concepts and clinical applications at the end of each chapter

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    About the Author:

    Craig Stevens is the Co-Author of Brenner’s Pharmacology, 4th edition (Saunders, Oct 2012), and has edited Methods for the Discovery and Characterization of G Protein-Coupled Receptors (Springer Protocols, July 2011). Dr. Stevens maintains a second career as an expert witness in Pharmacology and has consulted with lawyers on over 30 cases in both criminal and civil proceedings

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    George M. Brenner PhD; Craig Stevens PhD
    Published by Saunders (2000)
    ISBN 10: 0721677576 ISBN 13: 9780721677576
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    Book Description Saunders, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0721677576

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