Pharmacology / H.P. Rang ... [et al.] ; illustrations by Peter Lamb.

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  • Author(s): Rang, H. P.
  • Language:
    English
  • Publication Information:
    Edinburgh ; New York : Churchill Livingstone,
  • Publication Date:
    2003
  • Physical Description:
    xii, 797 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
  • Publication Type:
    Book
  • Document Type:
    Bibliographies; Non-fiction
  • Subject Terms:
  • Additional Information
    • Publication Information:
      5th ed.
    • Content Notes:
      Sect. 1 General principles -- 1. What is pharmacology? -- 2. How drugs act: general principles -- 3. How drugs act: molecular aspects -- 4. Cellular mechanisms: excitation, contraction and secretion -- 5. Cellular mechanisms: cell proliferation and apoptosis -- 6. Method and measurement in pharmacology -- 7. Absorption and distribution of drugs -- 8. Elimination and pharmacokinetics -- Sect. 2 Chemical mediators -- 9. Chemical mediators and the autonomic nervous system -- 10. Colinear transmission -- 11. Noradrenergic transmission -- 12. Other peripheral mediators: 5-hydroxytryptamine and purines -- 13. Peptides and proteins as mediators -- 14. Nitric oxide -- 15. Local hormones, inflammation and immune responses -- 16. Anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant drugs -- Sect. 3 Drugs affecting majors organ systems -- 17. The heart -- 18. The vascular system -- 19. Atherosclerosis and lipoprotein metabolism -- 20. Haemostasis and thrombosis -- 21. Haemopoietic system -- 22. Respiratory system -- 23. Kidney -- 24. Gastrointestinal tract -- 25. Endocrine pancreas and the control of blood glucose -- 26. Obesity -- 27. Pituitary and adrenal cortex -- 28. Thyroid -- 29. Reproductive system -- 30. Bone metabolism -- Sect. 4 Nervous system -- 31. Chemical transmission and drug action in the central nervous system -- 32. Amino acid transmitters -- 33. Other transmitters and modulators -- 34. Neurodegenerative disorders -- 35. General anaesthetic agents -- 36. Anxiolytic and hypnotic drugs -- 37. Antipsychotic drugs -- 38. Drugs used in affective disorders -- 39. Antiepileptic drugs -- 40. Analgesic drugs -- 41. CNS stimulants and psychotomimetic drugs -- 42. Drug dependence and drug abuse -- 43. Local anaesthetics -- Sect. 5 Drugs used in the treatment of infections and cancer -- 44. Basic principles of chemotherapy -- 45. Antibacterial drugs -- 46. Antiviral drugs -- 47. Antifungal drugs -- 48. Antiprotozoal drugs -- 49. Anthelminthic drugs -- 50. Cancer chemotherapy -- Sect. 6 Special topics -- 51. Individual variation and drug interaction -- 52. Harmful effects of drugs -- 53. Gene therapy -- 54. Drug discovery and development -- Appendix -- Index.
    • Notes:
      Includes bibliographical references and index.
    • ISBN:
      0443071454
      0443072027 (International ed.)
    • Accession Number:
      ocm52639325
    • Accession Number:
      d.uga.3076255
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      RANG, H. P. Pharmacology. [s.l.] : Churchill Livingstone, 2003. Disponível em: . Acesso em: 16 out. 2019.
    • AMA:
      Rang HP. Pharmacology. Churchill Livingstone; 2003. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat02060a&AN=d.uga.3076255. Accessed October 16, 2019.
    • APA:
      Rang, H. P. (2003). Pharmacology. Churchill Livingstone. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat02060a&AN=d.uga.3076255
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Rang, H. P. 2003. Pharmacology. Churchill Livingstone. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat02060a&AN=d.uga.3076255.
    • Harvard:
      Rang, H. P. (2003) Pharmacology. Churchill Livingstone. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat02060a&AN=d.uga.3076255 (Accessed: 16 October 2019).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Rang, HP 2003, Pharmacology, Churchill Livingstone, viewed 16 October 2019, .
    • MLA:
      Rang, H. P. Pharmacology. Churchill Livingstone, 2003. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat02060a&AN=d.uga.3076255.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Rang, H. P. Pharmacology. Churchill Livingstone, 2003. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat02060a&AN=d.uga.3076255.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Rang HP. Pharmacology [Internet]. Churchill Livingstone; 2003 [cited 2019 Oct 16]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat02060a&AN=d.uga.3076255