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Pharmacology: Examination and Board Review / Edition 5
     

Pharmacology: Examination and Board Review / Edition 5

by Bertram G. Katzung
 

ISBN-10: 0838577083

ISBN-13: 9780838577080

Pub. Date: 07/28/1998

Publisher: Appleton & Lange

The fifth edition of this extremely popular book includes all of the latest drug information,and can be used as a core review of pharmacology.

Overview

The fifth edition of this extremely popular book includes all of the latest drug information,and can be used as a core review of pharmacology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838577080
Publisher:
Appleton & Lange
Publication date:
07/28/1998
Series:
Lange Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
7.21(w) x 9.97(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

I BASIC PRINCIPLES
1 Introduction
2 Pharmacodynamics
3 Pharmacokinetics
4 Drug Metabolism
5 Drug Evaluation

II AUTONOMIC DRUGS
6 Introduction to Autonomic Pharmacology
7 Cholinoceptor-Activating & Cholinesterase-Inhibiting Drugs
8 Cholinoceptor Blockers & Cholinesterase Regenerators
9 Sympathomimetics
10 Adrenoceptor Blockers

III CARDIOVASCULAR DRUGS
11 Drugs Used in Hypertension
12 Vasodilators & the Treatment of Angina
13 Cardiac Glycosides & Congestive Heart Failure
14 Antiarrhythmic Drugs
15 Diuretic Agents

IV DRUGS WITH IMPORTANT ACTIONS ON SMOOTH MUSCLE
16 Histamine, Serotonin, & the Ergot Alkaloids
17 Vasoactive Peptides
18 Prostaglandins & Other Eicosanoids
19 Nitric Oxide: Donors & Inhibitors
20 Bronchodilators & Other Drugs Used in Asthma

V DRUGS THAT ACT IN THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM
21 Introduction to CNS Pharmacology
22 Sedative-Hypnotic Drugs
23 Alcohols
24 Antiepileptic Drugs
25 General Anesthetics
26 Local Anesthetics
27 Skeletal Muscle Relaxants
28 Drugs Used in Parkinsonism & Other Movement Disorders
29 Antipsychotic Drugs & Lithium
30 Antidepressants
31 Opioid Analgesics & Antagonists
32 Drugs of Abuse

VI DRUGS WITH IMPORTANT ACTIONS ON BLOOD,
33 Agents Used in Anemias
34 Drugs Used in Coagulation Disorders
35 Drugs Used in the Treatment of Hyperlipidemias
36 Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, Acetaminophen, & Drugs Use

VII ENDOCRINE DRUGS
37 Hypothalamic & Pituitary Hormones
38 Thyroid & Antithyroid Drugs
39 Corticosteroids & Antagonists
40 Gonadal Hormones & Inhibitors
41 Pancreatic Hormones, Antidiabetic Agents, & Hyperglycemic Drugs
42 Drugs That Affect Bone Mineral Homeostasis

VIII CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUGS
43 Beta-Lactam Antibiotics & Other Cell Wall Synthesis Inhibitors
44 Chloramphenicol, Tetracyclines, Macrolides, & Clindamycin
45 Aminoglycosides
46 Sulfonamides, Trimethoprim, & Fluoroquinolones
47 Antimycobacterial Drugs
48 Antifungal Agents
49 Antiviral Chemotherapy & Prophylaxis
50 Miscellaneous Antimicrobial Agents & Urinary Antiseptics
51 Clinical Use of Antimicrobials
52 Basic Principles of Antiparasitic Chemotherapy
53 Antiprotozoal Drugs
54 Anthelmintic Drugs
55 Cancer Chemotherapy
56 Immunopharmacology

IX TOXICOLOGY
57 Introduction to Toxicology
58 Chelators & Heavy Metals
59 Management of the Poisoned Patient

X SPECIAL TOPICS
60 Drugs Used in Gastrointestinal Disorders
61 Drug Interactions
62 Vaccines, Immune Globulins, & Other Complex Biologic Products
Appendix I Key Words for Key Drugs
Appendix II Examination 1
Appendix III Examination 2
Appendix IV Case Histories
Appendix V Strategies for Improving Test Performance

Index

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