Pharmacology Products

  • Cytochrome P450 2D6

    Structure, Function, Regulation and Polymorphism

    By Shufeng Zhou

    Three families of CYPs in the human cytochrome P450 (CYP) gene superfamily, imaginatively called CYP1, CYP2, and CYP3, account for more than 90% of the oxidative metabolism of clinical drugs. CYP2D6, although only 2-4% total hepatic CYP, metabolizes about 25% of all medications in the human liver.…

    Hardback – 2016-03-04 
    CRC Press

  • Adverse Drug Interactions

    A Handbook for Prescribers, Second Edition

    Edited by Lakshman Delgoda Karalliedde, Simon Clarke, Ursula Gotel nee Collignon, Janaka Karalliedde

    This handy, portable book provides information on the most common medications associated with adverse drug interactions and potential adverse effects when prescribing two or more medication for simultaneous use. The book is a practical guide for early detection of reactions. Organized by drug-class…

    Paperback – 2016-02-18 
    CRC Press

  • Applying Pharmacogenomics in Therapeutics

    Edited by Xiaodong Feng, Hong-Guang Xie

    Recent advances in high-throughput gene sequencing and other omics biotechnologies have served as a springboard for the field of pharmacogenomics. Pharmacogenomics is now generally accepted as the major determinant of variable drug safety, efficacy, and cost-effectiveness. Therefore, widespread use…

    Hardback – 2016-01-26 
    CRC Press

  • Karch's Pathology of Drug Abuse, Fifth Edition

    By Steven B. Karch, MD, Olaf Drummer

    Written in the same accessible manner as previous editions, the fifth edition of Karch’s Pathology of Drug Abuse is an essential guide to the pathology, toxicology, and pharmacology of commonly abused drugs. The book focuses on the investigation of drug-related deaths, practical approaches to the…

    Hardback – 2015-11-11
    CRC Press

  • Natural Products Interactions on Genomes

    Edited by Siva Somasundaram

    Foods from natural products are a major contributor to contemporary dietary needs. The knowledge of interactions of specific natural products on genes is accumulating due to recent scientific advancements. Natural Products Interactions on Genomes focuses on recent developments in understanding…

    Hardback – 2015-10-15
    CRC Press
    Clinical Pharmacognosy Series

  • Pharmacy Practice, Second Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey Harding, Kevin M. G. Taylor

    Pharmacy Practice discusses the many factors impinging on daily practice and the place of pharmacy in the delivery of health care. The book goes beyond simply considering how pharmacy is practised and draws on a diverse range of disciplines, including sociology, social policy, psychology,…

    Paperback – 2015-09-24
    CRC Press

  • Active Phytochemicals from Chinese Herbal Medicines

    Anti-Cancer Activities and Mechanisms

    By Wing Shing Ho

    Chinese herbal medicine represents complementary or adjunctive therapies that often can improve the efficacy of Western medicine to achieve the pharmacological effects, especially in cancer treatment. However, the combination of herbs with therapeutic drugs can raise potential health risk. Building…

    Hardback – 2015-09-04
    CRC Press

  • Safety in Medication Use

    Edited by Mary Patricia Tully, Bryony Dean Franklin

    An estimated 1 in 20 patients are admitted to the hospital due to problems with their medication and 1 in 100 hospitalized patients are harmed due to medication errors during their stay. The prescribing of medications is the most common health care intervention and medication safety is relevant to…

    Paperback – 2015-08-18
    CRC Press

  • Fundamentals of Clinical Psychopharmacology, Fourth Edition

    Edited by Ian M. Anderson, R. Hamish McAllister-Williams

    Fundamentals of Clinical Psychopharmacology provides up-to-date, evidence-based and unbiased information about psychopharmacology. It spans the range of the discipline, from mode of action and side effects of drugs to meta-analyses of clinical trials. It is anchored to practice guidelines produced…

    Paperback – 2015-08-18
    CRC Press

  • In Silico Drug Discovery and Design

    Theory, Methods, Challenges, and Applications

    Edited by Claudio N. Cavasotto

    In Silico Drug Discovery and Design: Theory, Methods, Challenges, and Applications provides a comprehensive, unified, and in-depth overview of the current methodological strategies in computer-aided drug discovery and design. Its main aims are to introduce the theoretical framework and algorithms,…

    Hardback – 2015-08-06
    CRC Press

  • Animal Models in Toxicology, Third Edition

    Edited by Shayne C. Gad, Shayne C. Gad

    Animal Models in Toxicology is a single-source reference for the use of animal models in toxicology. Chapters cover nine species used in toxicology and experimental biology. With contributions from experts in toxicology, toxicological pathology, and species-specific metabolism, each of these…

    Hardback – 2015-07-17
    CRC Press

  • Modern Adaptive Randomized Clinical Trials

    Statistical and Practical Aspects

    Edited by Oleksandr Sverdlov

    Is adaptive randomization always better than traditional fixed-schedule randomization? Which procedures should be used and under which circumstances? What special considerations are required for adaptive randomized trials? What kind of statistical inference should be used to achieve valid and…

    Hardback – 2015-06-30
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

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