Master Medicine: Medical Pharmacology, A clinical core text for integrated curricula with self assessment, 3rd Edition

Master Medicine: Medical Pharmacology

3rd Edition A clinical core text for integrated curricula with self assessment

By Simon Constable, BSc, MRCP(UK), Lecturer in Clinical Pharmacology, University of Liverpool; Honorary Specialist Registrar, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK; Peter Winstanley, MD, FRCP, DTM&H, Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, Unversity of Liverpool; Honorary Consultant Physician, Royal Liverpool Unversity Hospital, Liverpool, UK; and Tom Walley, MD, FRCP, FRCPI, Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Liverpool; Honorary Consultant Physician, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK


Basic principles. The Autonomic Nervous System. Drugs used in Cardiovascular Disease. Drugs and the Blood. Hyperlipidemia. Drugs used in CNS Diseases. Analgesics. Drugs used in Anaesthesia. Drugs for Arthritis. Respiratory Disorders and Hypersensitivity. Drugs and the Gastrointestinal system. Drugs acting on the Endocrine System. Antibiotics. Chemotherapy for Viruses, Fungi and Protozoa. Anticancer Chemotherapy. Drugs and the Skin. Drug Overdose and poisoning. Drug Dependency and Abuse. Drugs in pregnancy, Breast-feeding, Children and the Elderly. Adverse Drug Reactions and Drug Interactions. New Drugs and Clinical Trials.