Principles of Pharmacology: The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy

Principles of Pharmacology: The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy

David-E Golan, Ehrin-J Armstrong


Highly seemed through either scholars and teachers, Principles of Pharmacology: The Pathophysiologic foundation of Drug treatment, 4th Edition, offers an built-in mechanism-based and systems-based method of modern pharmacology and drug improvement. An easy-to-follow layout is helping first- and second-year scholars take hold of hard strategies fast and successfully. each one bankruptcy provides a scientific vignette illustrating a healing challenge inside of a physiologic or biochemical process; by way of a dialogue of the biochemistry, body structure, and pathophysiology of the method; and concluding with a presentation of the pharmacology of the medications and drug sessions that turn on or inhibit the process by means of interacting with particular molecular and mobile goals. Chapters are built-in into sections that concentrate on organ platforms and healing parts of maximum value. transparent, concise illustrations spotlight key issues, and drug precis tables supply easy access to crucial information.

The Fourth variation features:

  • Comprehensive updates to all chapters, together with lately authorized drugs
  • Nearly forty renowned and useful Drug precis Tables with state of the art details on medical functions, critical and customary antagonistic results, contraindications, and healing considerations
  • A new bankruptcy on drug transporters, and extensively revised information on drug-receptor interactions, pharmacodynamics, drug toxicity, and pharmacogenomics
  • Key alterations to part 1: basic ideas of Pharmacology, which now presents a accomplished framework for fabric in all next chapters
  • Hundreds of meticulously up to date and colorized illustrations, together with many who are new or considerably transformed to focus on new realizing of physiologic, pathophysiologic, and pharmacologic mechanisms

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