Basic Clinical Pharmacokinetics / Edition 5

Basic Clinical Pharmacokinetics / Edition 5

by Michael E. Winter
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0781779030

ISBN-13: 9780781779036

Pub. Date: 10/05/2009

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Basic Clinical Pharmacokinetics was designed to simplify pharmacokinetics to help pharmacy students in clinical settings and busy practitioners understand and visualize basic principles. An easy-to-read, case-study format has made the text a favorite among students, clinical professors, and practitioners.

Part I provides a basic review of pharmacokinetic

Overview

Basic Clinical Pharmacokinetics was designed to simplify pharmacokinetics to help pharmacy students in clinical settings and busy practitioners understand and visualize basic principles. An easy-to-read, case-study format has made the text a favorite among students, clinical professors, and practitioners.

Part I provides a basic review of pharmacokinetic principles, with extensive explanations, graphic illustrations, and detailed algorithms. Part II explains the clinical applications of these principles to problems commonly encountered in the practice setting with specific drugs. This edition includes the latest information on the clinical use of serum drug concentrations. New case studies and examples demonstrate the application of pharmacokinetics in today's clinical practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781779036
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/05/2009
Series:
Fifth Edition
Edition description:
Fifth
Pages:
560
Sales rank:
851,179
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I: BASIC PRINCIPLES

  • Bioavailability
  • Administrative Rate
  • Desired Plasma Concentration
  • Volume of Distribution
  • Clearance
  • Elimination Rate Constant(K) and Half-Life (t1/2)
  • Maximum and Minimum Plasma Concentrations
  • Selecting the Appropriate Equation
  • Interpretation of Plasma Drug Concentrations
  • Creatinine Clearance
  • Dialysis of Drugs

Part II: DRUG MONOGRAPHS

  • 1. Aminoglycoside Antibiotics
  • 2. Carbamazepine
  • 3. Digoxin
  • 4. Ethosuximide
  • 5. Immunosuppressants: Cyclosporine, Tacrolimus and Sirolimus
  • 6. Lidocaine
  • 7. Lithium
  • 8. Methotrexate (MTX)
  • 9. Phenobarbital
  • 10. Phenytoin
  • 11. Theophylline
  • 12. Valproic Acid
  • 13. Vancomycin

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