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Lippincott Illustrated Reviews Pharmacology

"Students' favorite review resource for studying the essentials of medical pharmacology, Lippincott® Illustrated Reviews: Pharmacology, Seventh Edition, presents up-to-date drug information in an accessible format ideal for a fast, effective refresher. Part of the popular Lippincott® Illustrated Reviews series, this concise resource features clear, effective writing and hundreds of illustrations that break down complex information for rapid review. Sequential images present mechanisms of action and focus on showing rather than telling students how drugs work, and review questions with answers deliver powerful, practical exam preparation. Updated drug information reflects the most current, clinically relevant pharmacology material. Approachable outline format distills complex information for easier review. High-quality illustrations reinforce understanding in vibrant detail. Enhanced review questions with answers test students' understanding and identify areas for further study. Enrich Your eBook Reading Experience with Enhanced Video, Audio and Interactive Capabilities! Read directly on your preferred device(s), such as computer, tablet, or smartphone Easily convert to audiobook, powering your content with natural language text-to-speech Adapt for unique reading needs, supporting learning disabilities, visual/auditory impairments, second-language or literacy challenges, and more."
eBook, English, 2019
7th edition
Wolters Kluwer, 2019
1 online resource (624 pages) illustrated
9781496384133, 9781496386113, 149638413X, 1496386116
Unit 1: Principles of Drug Therapy
1: Pharmacokinetics
2: Drug-Receptor Interactions and Pharmacodynamics
Unit II: Drugs Affecting the Autonomic Nervous System
3: The Autonomic Nervous System
4: Cholinergic Agonists
5: Cholinergic Antagonists
6: Adrenergic Agonists
7; Adrenergic Antagonists
Unit III
8: Drugs for Neurodegenerative Diseases
9: Anxiolytic and Hypnotic Drugs
10: Antidepressants
11: Antipsychotic Drugs
12: Drugs for Epilepsy
13 Anesthetics
14: Opiods
15: CNS Stimulants
Unit IV: Drugs Affecting the Cardiovascular System
16: Antihypertensives
17: Diuretics
18: Drugs for Heart Failure
19: Antiarrhythmics
20: Antianginal Drugs
21: Anticoagulants and Antiplatelets Agents
22: Drugs for Hyperlipidemia
Unit V: Drugs Affecting the Endocrine System
23: Pituitary and Thyroid
24: Drugs for Diabetes
25: Estrogents and Androgents
26: Adrenal Hormones
27: Drugs Affecting Bone Metabolism
Unit VI: Chemotherapeutic Drugs
28: Principles of Antimicrobial Therapy
29: Cell Wall Inhibitors
30: Protein Synthesis Inhibitors
31: Quinolones, Folic Acid Antagonists, and Urinary Tract Antiseptics
32: Antimycobacterial Drugs
33: Antifungal Drugs
34: Antiviral Drugs
35: Anticancer Drugs
36: Immunosuppressants
Unit VII: Special Topics in Pharmacology
37: Histamine and Serotonin
38: Anti-inflammatory, Antipyretic, and Analgesic Agents
39: Drugs for Disorders of the Respiratory Systems
40: Gastrointestinal and Antiemetic Drugs
41: Drugs for Urologic Disorders
44: Clinical Toxicology
45: Drugs of Abuse
46: Antiprotozoal Drugs
47: Anthelmintic Drugs
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