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The Resource How drugs work : basic pharmacology for healthcare professionals, Hugh McGavock

How drugs work : basic pharmacology for healthcare professionals, Hugh McGavock

Label
How drugs work : basic pharmacology for healthcare professionals
Title
How drugs work
Title remainder
basic pharmacology for healthcare professionals
Statement of responsibility
Hugh McGavock
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A concise textbook providing a clear description of drug absorption, distribution, action, metabolism and adverse effects, this title provides the information needed in a straightforward way to ensure informed, safe and cost-effective prescribing
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McGavock, Hugh
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Pharmacology
  • Drugs
Label
How drugs work : basic pharmacology for healthcare professionals, Hugh McGavock
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 5.
  • Receptor function and intercellular signalling
  • Ch. 6.
  • The central role of receptors in drug action
  • Ch. 7.
  • Drugs that block enzymes: understanding NSAID therapy in inflammation
  • Ch. 8.
  • The principal targets for drug action
  • Ch. 9.
  • Calcium ion for the prescriber
  • Ch. 1.
  • Ch. 10.
  • The scientific basis of prescribing for the elderly
  • Ch. 11.
  • Antibacterial action and bacterial resistance
  • Ch. 12.
  • How to prevent adverse drug interactions -- ADIs
  • Ch. 13.
  • How to predict and avoid adverse drug reactions to single drugs -- ADRs
  • Ch. 14.
  • Getting new drugs to market: licensing medicines for human use
  • Getting a drug into the body: absorption
  • Ch. 2.
  • Getting a drug to its site of action: distribution
  • Ch. 3.
  • Inactivating drugs: phase 1 drug metabolism
  • Ch. 4.
  • Phase 2 drug metabolism and methods of excretion
Control code
070015489292
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
108 p
Isbn
9781857759327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
How drugs work : basic pharmacology for healthcare professionals, Hugh McGavock
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 5.
  • Receptor function and intercellular signalling
  • Ch. 6.
  • The central role of receptors in drug action
  • Ch. 7.
  • Drugs that block enzymes: understanding NSAID therapy in inflammation
  • Ch. 8.
  • The principal targets for drug action
  • Ch. 9.
  • Calcium ion for the prescriber
  • Ch. 1.
  • Ch. 10.
  • The scientific basis of prescribing for the elderly
  • Ch. 11.
  • Antibacterial action and bacterial resistance
  • Ch. 12.
  • How to prevent adverse drug interactions -- ADIs
  • Ch. 13.
  • How to predict and avoid adverse drug reactions to single drugs -- ADRs
  • Ch. 14.
  • Getting new drugs to market: licensing medicines for human use
  • Getting a drug into the body: absorption
  • Ch. 2.
  • Getting a drug to its site of action: distribution
  • Ch. 3.
  • Inactivating drugs: phase 1 drug metabolism
  • Ch. 4.
  • Phase 2 drug metabolism and methods of excretion
Control code
070015489292
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
108 p
Isbn
9781857759327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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