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Basic Pharmacokinetic Concepts and Some Clinical Applications

This book considers the basic principles of biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics. It also illustrates clinical pharmacokinetic applications, such as recirculatory models, common antimalarial drugs, and clinical pharmacokinetic principles in critically ill patients, which are essential for medical professionals. Undergraduate and postgraduate students can make use of the information presented. The contents of the book represent the authors points of view as well as clinical findings and basic concepts of pharmacokinetics and biopharmaceutics that are covered in textbooks.

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Basic Pharmacokinetic Concepts and Some Clinical ApplicationsEdited by Tarek A Ahmed

Published: November 18th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/58502

ISBN: 978-953-51-2197-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7265-9

Copyright year: 2015

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48827 Total Chapter Downloads

21 Crossref Citations

8 Web of Science Citations

37 Dimensions Citations


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1. The Impact of Pharmacokinetic Mismatched Antimalarial Drug Combinations on the Emergence and Spread of Drug Resistant Parasites

By Qigui Li and Mark Hickman


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2. Pharmacokinetic (PK) Characteristics in Critically Ill Patients

By Mayuki Aibiki and Noriyasu Fukuoka


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3. Pharmacokinetics of Drugs Following IV Bolus, IV Infusion, and Oral Administration

By Tarek A. Ahmed


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4. Drug Distribution and Drug Elimination

By Seng Kok-Yong and Lee Lawrence


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5. Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics

By S. Lakshmana Prabu, T.N.K. Suriyaprakash, K. Ruckmani and R. Thirumurugan


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6. Clinical Pharmacokinetic Applications of Recirculatory Models

By José M. Lanao and Clara Isabel Colino


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