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Book cover: Pain Relief: From Analgesics to Alternative TherapiesPain Relief: From Analgesics to Alternative Therapies
by - InTech ,
This book comprises many aspects of pain treatment and the drugs involved in it. From old analgesics for pain alleviation to analgesics potential for diminishing oxidative stress; from pharmacological therapies to electrical ones ...
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Book cover: The Emerging Discipline of Quantitative Systems PharmacologyThe Emerging Discipline of Quantitative Systems Pharmacology
by - Frontiers Media S.A. ,
Quantitative Systems Pharmacology is still in its infancy, but has tremendous potential to change the way we approach biomedical research. QSP is really the integration of two disciplines: 'Systems Biology' and 'Quantitative Pharmacology'.
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Book cover: Histamine H4 ReceptorHistamine H4 Receptor
by - De Gruyter Open Ltd ,
The histamine H4 receptor is the most recently detected histamine receptor subtype. The molecular signaling mechanism and localization of the receptor will be described together with its influence on physiological and pathophysiological properties.
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Book cover: Some Drugs and Herbal ProductsSome Drugs and Herbal Products
- International Agency for Research on Cancer ,
This volume provides an assessment of the carcinogenicity of 14 drugs and herbal products. The authors relied on epidemiological studies to evaluate the carcinogenic hazard to humans exposed to the drugs digoxin, pioglitazone and hydrochlorothiazide.
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Book cover: Antiretroviral Resistance in Clinical PracticeAntiretroviral Resistance in Clinical Practice
by - Mediscript ,
This book gives the reader insights into the more mechanistic aspects of resistance and the analyses behind the interpretation of resistance. The book provides a guide to those aspects of resistance that have the greatest impact on clinical care.
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Book cover: Principles of ToxicologyPrinciples of Toxicology
by - Lulu.com ,
Contents: Scope of Toxicology; Risk Assessment; Targets and Bio-Transformation; Toxicokinetics; Hemato- and Vascular Toxicity; Dermatotoxicity; Neurotoxicity; Hepatotoxicity; Nephrotoxicity; Techniques In Vivo and In Vitro; Pulmonary Toxicity; etc.
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Book cover: Application of Nanotechnology in Drug DeliveryApplication of Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery
by - InTech ,
Since the advent of analytical techniques and capabilities to measure nanometer particles, there has been tremendous interest in the use of nanoparticles for drug delivery. This book collects reviews and original articles from eminent experts.
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Book cover: Pharmacology and TherapeuticsPharmacology and Therapeutics
by - InTech ,
This book covers six sections: Molecular Modeling and Bio-molecular Pharmacology, Immunopharmacology, Environmental Pharmacology and Toxicology, Nanotechnology and Chemotherapy, Drugs and Drug Delivery System and Addiction Pharmacology.
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Book cover: Clinical Pharmacology in Health Care, Teaching and ResearchClinical Pharmacology in Health Care, Teaching and Research
- World Health Organization ,
Clinical Pharmacology is the scientific discipline that involves all aspects of the relationship between drugs and humans. It is a multidisciplinary science that encompasses professionals with a wide variety of scientific skills.
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Book cover: Drug-Acceptor InteractionsDrug-Acceptor Interactions
by - Co-Action Publishing ,
This book is a survey of, and evaluates, analytical tools used to determine equilibrium effects of the interactions between ligands and receptive units as obtained from dose-response experimentation and from combinatorial drug therapy.
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Book cover: Genome-Based Therapeutics: Targeted Drug Discovery and DevelopmentGenome-Based Therapeutics: Targeted Drug Discovery and Development
- National Academies Press ,
Objectives: to examine the impact of and investment in genetic and genomic technologies and data in drug development; to examine the challenges for incorporating genomic technologies into drug development and to to remedy those challenges.
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Book cover: PharmacotherapyPharmacotherapy
by - InTech ,
The book focuses on three major areas: diagnosis, treatment, and prevention for a wide array of diseases; Cognitive and Psychological disorders, Inflammatory disorders, updated antihypertensive therapy and healing of ulcers with venous origin.
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Book cover: Herbal Medicine: Biomolecular and Clinical AspectsHerbal Medicine: Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects
by - CRC Press ,
This volume presents current scientific evidence of biomolecular effects of selected herbs and their relation to clinical outcome and promotion of human health. The book also addresses the ethical challenges of using herbal medicine.
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Book cover: PharmacokineticsPharmacokinetics
by - BookBoon ,
All the basic concepts of pharmacokinetics are described, with an emphasis on understanding what parameters such as bioavailability and clearance tell us about the behaviour of a particular drug. The use of PKs in a drug developments covered.
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Book cover: Enzyme Inhibition and BioapplicationsEnzyme Inhibition and Bioapplications
by - InTech ,
A concise book on applied methods of enzymes used in drug testing. It will serve the purpose of applied drug evaluation methods in research projects, as well as experienced enzyme scientists who might wish to develop their experiments further.
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Book cover: Medicinal Chemistry and Drug DesignMedicinal Chemistry and Drug Design
by - InTech ,
This book contains an overview focusing on the research area of enzyme inhibitors, molecular aspects of drug metabolism, organic synthesis, prodrug synthesis, in silico studies and chemical compounds used in relevant approaches.
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Book cover: Essential Drugs: Practical GuidelinesEssential Drugs: Practical Guidelines
by - Medecins sans Frontieres ,
The book provides simple, practical solutions to the questions and problems faced by medical staff, using the accumulated field experience, the recommendations of reference organizations and specialized documentation in each field.
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Book cover: Orange Book: Approved Drug Products with Therapeutic EquivalenceOrange Book: Approved Drug Products with Therapeutic Equivalence
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ,
The publication, Approved Drug Products (commonly known as the Orange Book), identifies drug products approved on the basis of safety and effectiveness by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.
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Book cover: Oral Diabetes Medications for Adults With Type 2 Diabetes: An UpdateOral Diabetes Medications for Adults With Type 2 Diabetes: An Update
by - AHRQ ,
Given the number of medications available for type 2 diabetes mellitus, clinicians and patients need information about their effectiveness to make informed choices. The objective of this review was to summarize the benefits and harms of medications.
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Book cover: The Chemistry of Plant ConstituentsThe Chemistry of Plant Constituents
by - Burgess publishing co. ,
The book treats the chemistry of plant constituents and some of the theories advanced to explain their formations. Various reactions involved in the formation of the many known parts of large molecules found in plants have been presented.
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Book cover: Drug Class ReviewsDrug Class Reviews
by - Oregon Health & Science University ,
Contents: Agents for Overactive Bladder; Atypical Antipsychotic Drugs; Beta Adrenergic Blockers; Calcium Channel Blockers; Constipation Drugs; Inhaled Corticosteroids; Drugs for Neuropathic Pain; Newer Antiemetics; Newer Antihistamines; etc.
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Book cover: Medicines By DesignMedicines By Design
- National Institutes of Health ,
This book about pharmacology explains how scientists unravel the many different ways medicines work in the body and how this information guides the hunt for drugs of the future. The book presents some of the latest research developments in the field.
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Book cover: Neuropsychopharmacology: 5th Generation of ProgressNeuropsychopharmacology: 5th Generation of Progress
by - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins ,
This book establishes a critical bridge connecting new discoveries in molecular and cellular biology, genetics, and neuroimaging with the etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of the full spectrum of neuropsychiatric disorders.
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Book cover: Drugs, Brains and BehaviorDrugs, Brains and Behavior
by - Rutgers University ,
From the table of contents: Behavior and the Chemistry of The Brain; General Methods of Brain/Behavior Analysis; Psychopharmacological Concepts; Specific Fears, Vague Anxieties And The Autonomic Nervous System; Pain and Other Stressors; etc.
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Book cover: Gerry's Real World Guide to Pharmacokinetics and Other ThingsGerry's Real World Guide to Pharmacokinetics and Other Things
by - Booklocker.com, Inc. ,
The author of this book teaches the basic elements of pharmacokinetics of anesthetic drugs in the form of conversations between a curmudgeonly older anesthesiologist and an anesthesia resident as they administer anesthesia.
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