Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science

  • Pharmacotherapy
    Pharmacotherapy
    Editor Farid Badria
    ISBN 978-953-51-0532-9
    204 pages, June, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 28646 times.
    The intent of this book is to provide an overview of current conceptualizations of Pharmacotherapy. The book focuses on three major areas; diagnosis, treatment, and prevention for a wide array of diseases; Cognitive and Psychological disorders (Schiz ...
  • Promising Pharmaceuticals
    Promising Pharmaceuticals
    Editor Purusotam Basnet
    ISBN 978-953-51-0631-9
    158 pages, May, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 50474 times.
    From the dawn of civilization, humans have been dreaming of happy, healthy and long-life. Our life expectancy is twice longer than 100 years ago. We know more about the diseases. Therefore we have developed new drugs to fight against them. The demand ...
  • Readings in Advanced Pharmacokinetics - Theory, Methods and Applications
    Readings in Advanced Pharmacokinetics - Theory, Methods and Applications
    Editor Ayman Noreddin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0533-6
    388 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 75832 times.
    This book, "Readings in Advanced Pharmacokinetics - Theory, Methods and Applications", covers up to date information and practical topics related to the study of drug pharmacokinetics in humans and in animals. The book is designed to offer scientists ...
  • Bioterrorism
    Bioterrorism
    Editor Stephen A. Morse
    ISBN 978-953-51-0205-2
    202 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 20391 times.
    This book consists of nine chapters, written by international authorities, discussing various aspects of bioterrorism preparedness and response. Five of the chapters are agent-specific and highlight the pathogenesis, prevention and treatment, and the ...
  • Antihypertensive Drugs
    Antihypertensive Drugs
    Editor Hossein Babaei
    ISBN 978-953-51-0462-9
    160 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 32587 times.
    Hypertension, known as a "silent killer" is widely prevalent and a major risk factor for cardiovascular diseases. It afflicts more than one billion population worldwide and is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality. The authors of the chapters lo ...
  • Clinical Use of Local Anesthetics
    Clinical Use of Local Anesthetics
    Editor Asadolah Saadatniaki
    ISBN 978-953-51-0430-8
    110 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 19099 times.
    Local anesthetics are being increasingly applied in different surgeries. Lower side effects of neuroaxial anesthesia, regional anesthesia, and field block, in comparison to general anesthesia (volatile and intravenous agents), are the main reasons wh ...
  • Clinical Applications of Pharmacogenetics
    Clinical Applications of Pharmacogenetics
    Editor Despina Sanoudou
    ISBN 978-953-51-0389-9
    304 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 26819 times.
    The rapidly evolving field of Pharmacogenetics aims at identifying the genetic factors implicated in the inter-individual variation of drug response. These factors could enable patient sub-classification based on their treatment needs thus expediting ...
  • Epidural Analgesia - Current Views and Approaches
    Epidural Analgesia - Current Views and Approaches
    Editor Sotonye Fyneface-Ogan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0332-5
    174 pages, March, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 45185 times.
    Epidural analgesia is a form of pain relief administered through the space surrounding the dural sheath either by direct injection or via catheter. The agent, when administered, can cause both a loss of sensation (anesthesia) and a loss of pain (anal ...