Medical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 3rd Edition
Derek G. Waller, BSc, DM, MBBS, FRCP, Andrew G. Renwick, OBE, BSc, PhD, DSc and Keith Hillier, BSc, PhD, DSc
This book covers all the pharmacology you need, from basic science pharmacology and pathophysiology, through to clinical pharmacology to therapeutics, in line with the integrated approach of new medical curricula. The first section covers the basic principles, and the rest is organised by body systems. The book ends with sections on toxicity and prescribing practice.
Kinetics chapter simplified with more practical examples
Includes more on genetic issues
Drug tables made more concise to make information more accessible
Fully updated to reflect current clinical practice
Integrates basic science pharmacology, clinical pharmacology and therapeutics
Brief review of pathophysiology of major diseases
Case histories and self-assessment questions (and answers)
Tabular presentation of all common drugs within each class
Section on further reading
By Derek G. Waller, BSc, DM, MBBS, FRCP, Consultant Cardiovascular Physician, Southampton General Hospital; Senior Lecturer in Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK; Andrew G. Renwick, OBE, BSc, PhD, DSc, Emeritus Professor of Biochemical Pharmacology, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, UK and Keith Hillier, BSc, PhD, DSc, Senior Lecturer in Pharmacology, University of Southampton Medical School, Southampton, UK
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