Pharmacology in Rehabilitation / Edition 2

Pharmacology in Rehabilitation / Edition 2

by Charles D. Ciccone
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803600305

ISBN-13: 9780803600300

Pub. Date: 11/28/1995

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

Pharmacology is perhaps the most dynamic of all the basic and applied sciences. New drugs are being developed on a regular basis, and existing drugs are constantly being re-examined to help provide the most effective management of various diseases. This edition has been expanded to provide physical therapists and occupational therapists with a current and…  See more details below

Overview

Pharmacology is perhaps the most dynamic of all the basic and applied sciences. New drugs are being developed on a regular basis, and existing drugs are constantly being re-examined to help provide the most effective management of various diseases. This edition has been expanded to provide physical therapists and occupational therapists with a current and comprehensive treatise on pharmotherapeutics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803600300
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
11/28/1995
Series:
Contemporary Perspectives in Rehabilitation Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
642
Product dimensions:
7.24(w) x 10.19(h) x 1.45(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Basic Principles of Pharmacology3
Ch. 2Pharmacokinetics I: Drug Administration, Absorption, and Distribution15
Ch. 3Pharmacokinetics II: Drug Elimination33
Ch. 4Drug Receptors46
Ch. 5Central Nervous System Pharmacology: General Principles61
Ch. 6Sedative-Hypnotic and Antianxiety Agents71
Ch. 7Drugs Used to Treat Affective Disorders: Depression and Manic-Depression83
Ch. 8Antipsychotic Drugs99
Ch. 9Antiepileptic Drugs110
Ch. 10Pharmacologic Management of Parkinson Disease123
Ch. 11General Anesthetics142
Ch. 12Local Anesthetics154
Ch. 13Skeletal Muscle Relaxants169
Ch. 14Opioid Analgesics189
Ch. 15Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs206
Ch. 16Pharmacologic Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis226
Ch. 17Patient-Controlled Analgesia247
Ch. 18Introduction to Autonomic Pharmacology263
Ch. 19Cholinergic Drugs274
Ch. 20Adrenergic Drugs286
Ch. 21Antihypertensive Drugs303
Ch. 22Treatment of Angina Pectoris327
Ch. 23Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias343
Ch. 24Treatment of Congestive Heart Failure356
Ch. 25Treatment of Coagulation Disorders and Hyperlipidemia373
Ch. 26Respiratory Drugs397
Ch. 27Gastrointestinal Drugs418
Ch. 28Introduction to Endocrine Pharmacology435
Ch. 29Adrenocorticostroids448
Ch. 30Male and Female Hormones469
Ch. 31Thyroid and Parathyroid Drugs: Agents Affecting Bone Mineralization495
Ch. 32Pancreatic Hormones and the Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus513
Ch. 33Treatment of Infections I: Antibacterial Drugs537
Ch. 34Treatment of Infections II: Antiviral Drugs567
Ch. 35Treatment of Infections III: Antifungal and Antiparasitic Drugs590
Ch. 36Cancer Chemotherapy610
Ch. 37Immunomodulating Agents633
App. ADrugs Administered by Iontophoresis and Phonophoresis650
App. BPotential Interactions between Physical Agents and Therapeutic Drugs652
App. CUse of the Physicians' Desk Reference655
App. DDrugs of Abuse657
App. ECommon Drug Suffixes660
Glossary662
Index671

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