So you think you've got a handle on therapeutic management? How drugs work and interact with each other, how the body handles them and how drug treatments are assessed?
This self-assessment volume allows you to learn, revise and test yourself on all aspects of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. Four different question types are provided to test your knowledge in this important area - multiple choice questions, extended matching questions, 'best of fives' and problem-solving questions. Detailed explanatory answers ensure this book solves your queries as well as providing essential revision for those all-important exams.
Test your knowledge with Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics: Questions for Self Assessment and not only develop your exam technique but become a better prescriber.
Table of Contents
1 General Principles
2 Nervous System
3 Musculoskeletal System
4 Cardiovascular System
5 Respiratory System
6 Alimentary System
7 Endocrine System
8 Selective Toxicity
9 Clinical Immunopharmacology
10 The Skin and the Eye
11 Clinical Toxicology
12 Practice Examination
Timothy G K Mant, Senior Medical Advisor of Quintiles, Guy's Drug Research Unit, London, UK
Lionel D Lewis, Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology and Toxicology at Dartmouth Medical School and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
James M Ritter, Professor of Clinical Pharmacology at King's College London School of Medicine, Guy's, King's and St Thomas' Hospitals, London, UK
Albert Ferro, Reader in Clinical Pharmacology and Honorary Consultant Physician at King's College London School of Medicine, Guy's, King's and St Thomas' Hospitals, London, UK
"If you want to tighten up your clinical pharmacology this book will test your revision and force you to work that little bit extra. Definitely recommended."
John Goodfellow, Oxford Medical School Gazette