Handbook of Veterinary Pharmacology / Edition 1

Handbook of Veterinary Pharmacology / Edition 1

by Walter H. Hsu
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813828376

ISBN-13: 9780813828374

Pub. Date: 08/01/2008

Publisher: Wiley

This new and concise general pharmacology textbook is aimed specifically at the veterinary student. Providing a succinct overview o f veterinary pharmacology, this volume presents information in a user-friendly outline format. In addition, simple line drawings are used to depict the mechanism of action of drugs and the authors provide valuable study questions at

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This new and concise general pharmacology textbook is aimed specifically at the veterinary student. Providing a succinct overview o f veterinary pharmacology, this volume presents information in a user-friendly outline format. In addition, simple line drawings are used to depict the mechanism of action of drugs and the authors provide valuable study questions at the end of each chapter. Handbook of Veterinary Pharmacology will be an indispensable text for all veterinary students.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813828374
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/01/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
568
Sales rank:
1,120,640
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Principles of Drug Absorption, Disposition, and Action (Richard J. Martin and Walter H. Hsu).

Chapter 2: Drugs Affecting Peripheral Nervous System (Walter H. Hsu).

Chapter 3: Autacoids and Their Pharmacological Modulators (Anumantha G. Kanthasamy and Walter H. Hsu).

Chapter 4: Drugs Acting on the Central Nervous System (Walter H. Hsu and Dean H. Riedesel).

Chapter 5: Behavior Modifying Drugs (Arthi Kanthasamy).

Chapter 6: Anesthetics (Dean H. Riedesel).

Chapter 7: Nonsteroid Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) (Walter H. Hsu and Arthi Kanthasamy).

Chapter 8: Drugs Acting on the Cardiovascular System (Wendy A. Ware).

Chapter 9: Diuretics (Franklin A. Ahrens).

Chapter 10: Respiratory Pharmacology (Dean H. Riedesel).

Chapter 11: Drugs Acting on the Digestive System (Albert E. Jergens and Franklin A. Ahrens).

Chapter 12: Endocrine Pharmacology (Walter H. Hsu).

Chapter 13: Topical Dermatology Therapy (James O. Noxon).

Chapter 14: Ocular Pharmacology (Daniel M. Betts).

Chapter 15: Antimicrobial Drugs (Franklin A. Ahrens and Richard J. Martin).

Chapter 16: Antiparasitic Agents (Walter H. Hsu and Richard J. Martin).

Chapter 17: Antineoplastic Drugs (Dr. Leslie E. Fox).

Chapter 18: Fluid and Blood Therapy (Walter H. Hsu).

Chapter 19: Drug Interactions and Adverse Drug Reactions (Walter H. Hsu and Franklin A. Ahrens).

Chapter 20: Legal Aspects of Medication Usage in Veterinary Medicine (Stephen D. Martin)

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