Goodman and Gilman Manual of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Second Edition

Goodman and Gilman Manual of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Second Edition

by Randa Hilal-Dandan, Laurence Brunton
     
 

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A full-color manual derived from Goodman & Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics

Goodman & Gilman's The Manual of Pharmacology and Therapeutics offers concise, authoritative coverage of class-specific and disease-specific drugs, organized primarily by organ/system. Derived from Goodman & Gilman's Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics<

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A full-color manual derived from Goodman & Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics

Goodman & Gilman's The Manual of Pharmacology and Therapeutics offers concise, authoritative coverage of class-specific and disease-specific drugs, organized primarily by organ/system. Derived from Goodman & Gilman's Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, Twelfth Edition and further updated, this streamlined text focuses on the principles of medical pharmacology and drug therapy and delivers coverage of all major drug classes.

More than a pocket drug guide, this powerful resource covers:

  • General Principles
  • Neuropharmacology
  • Modulation of Cardiovascular, Pulmonary, and Renal Function
  • Inflammation, Immunomodulation, and Hematopoiesis
  • Hormones and Hormone Antagonists
  • Drugs Affecting Gastrointestinal Function
  • Chemotherapy of Microbial Diseases
  • Chemotherapy of Neoplastic Diseases
  • Special Systems Pharmacology, including Environmental Toxicology

The text explains the physiology and pathophysiology of major organ systems and pathogens with respect to pharmacotherapy and the mechanisms of drug action. With a new full color design and numerous tables, charts, and illustrations that highlight, explain, and summarize important information, Goodman & Gilman's Manual of Pharmacology and Therapeutics is essential wherever knowledge of drug actions and interactions is required. Nursing, pharmacy, and medical students will find the Manual to be a concise and authoritative textbook.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071810548
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date:
10/06/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
1360
File size:
85 MB
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Meet the Author

Laurence Brunton, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology and Medicine
UCSD School of Medicine
La Jolla CA

Bruce Chabner, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Bjorn Knollman, MD PhD
Professor of Pharmacology and Medicine
Vandervilt University
Nashville, TN

Donald Blumenthal, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, UT

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