Pharmacology Review / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- Elsevier Health Sciences
Designed for students preparing for examinations, this text provides a review of pharmacologic concepts and facts. It offers coverage of principles as well as organ system pharmacology and chemotherapy. It provides outlines of drug facts for more effective study. Illustrations show drug mechanisms and conceptual information. Useful tables compare the properties and uses of drugs within a group. Each section ends with an examination written in the appropriate format.
• Drug classification boxes at the beginning of each chapter familiarize students with categories, subcategories, and individual drugs. Focuses on prototypical drugs and their mechanisms and clinical uses.
• Emphasizes the application of basic science concepts to everyday clinical problem solving. Offers study hints, section examinations, and a comprehensive exam to test comprehension.
• Includes hundreds of USMLE-style questions based on clinical vignettes. Provides answers and detailed rationales for each question.
Table of Contents
SECTION 1 Principles of Pharmacology
SECTION 2 Autonomic and Neuromuscular Pharmacology
SECTION 3 Cardiovascular, Renal, and Hematologic Pharmacology
SECTION 4 Central Nervous System Pharmacology
SECTION 5 Pharmacology of the Respiratory, Gastrointestinal, and Other Organ Systems
SECTION 6 Endocrine Pharmacology
SECTION 7 Chemotherapy
SECTION 8 Study Guide and Compr