Pharmacology for the physical therapist [electronic resource] / [edited by], Peter C. Panus, Erin E. Jobst, Susan B. Masters, Bertram Katzung, Suzanne L. Tinsley, Anthony J. Trevor.

Contributor(s): Jobst, Erin E [ed.] | Katzung, Bertram [ed.] | Masters, Susan B [ed.] | Panus, Peter C [ed.] | Tinsley, Suzanne L [ed.] | Trevor, Anthony J [ed.]
Series: McGraw-Hill's AccessPhysiotherapy: Publisher: New York, N.Y. : McGraw-Hill Education LLC., c2009Edition: 1st edDescription: ix, 608 p. : ill., figs., tablesISBN: 0071460438 (print-ISBN); 9780071460439 (print-ISBN)Subject(s): Pharmacology | Physical therapy | Pharmacology | Drug Therapy | Pharmaceutical Preparations | Physical Therapy (Specialty)Additional physical formats: Online version: : Pharmacology for the physical therapist. DDC classification: 615/.1 LOC classification: RM300 | .P5196 2009Online resources: Click here to access online Also issued in online and PDF version.
Contents:
I. Basic Principles -- Chapter 1. Introduction -- Chapter 2. Drug Receptor Dynamics -- Chapter 3. Pharmacokinetics -- II. Drugs Affecting the Cardiovascular System -- Chapter 4. Introduction to Autonomic Pharmacology -- Chapter 5. Drugs Affecting the Cholinergic System -- Chapter 6. Sympathomimetics and Sympatholytics -- Chapter 7. Antihypertensive Drugs -- Chapter 8. Drugs Used in the Treatment of Angina Pectoris -- Chapter 9. Drugs Used in Heart Failure -- Chapter 10. Antiarrhythmic Drugs -- Chapter 11. Drugs Affecting the Blood -- III. Drugs Affecting the Central Nervous System -- Chapter 12. Introduction to the Pharmacology of Central Nervous System Drugs -- Chapter 13. Sedative-Hypnotic Drugs -- Chapter 14. Antiseizure Drugs -- Chapter 15. General Anesthetics -- Chapter 16. Local Anesthetics -- Chapter 17. Pharmacologic Management of Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders -- Chapter 18. Antipsychotic Drugs and Lithium -- Chapter 19. Antidepressant Agents -- Chapter 20. Opioid Analgesics and Antagonists -- Chapter 21. Drugs of Abuse -- IV. Selected Topics in Endocrine Function -- Chapter 22. Growth, Thyroid, and Gonadal Pharmacology -- Chapter 23. Corticosteroids and Corticosteroid Antagonists -- Chapter 24. Pancreatic Hormones and Antidiabetic Drugs -- Chapter 25. Drugs That Affect Bone Mineral Homeostasis -- Chapter 26. Antihyperlipidemic Drugs -- V. Chemotherapeutics -- Chapter 27. Antibacterial Agents -- Chapter 28. Antiviral Agents -- Chapter 29. Antifungal and Antiparasitic Agents -- Chapter 30. Miscellaneous Antimicrobial Agents: Disinfectants, Antiseptics, Sterilants, and Preservatives -- Chapter 31. Cancer Chemotherapy -- Chapter 32. Immunopharmacology -- VI. Drugs Affecting the Musculoskeletal System -- Chapter 33. Skeletal Muscle Relaxants -- Chapter 34. Drugs Affecting Eicosanoid Metabolism, Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs, and Drugs Used in Gout -- VII. Special Topics -- Chapter 35. Drugs Affecting the Respiratory System -- Chapter 36. Drugs Used to Treat Gastrointestinal Disorders.
Abstract: Explains the influence of pharmacology on rehabilitation practice. This book features patient-oriented problem solving case studies that give real-world examples of clinical scenarios in the PT setting and 'Preparations Available' which details drugs available.
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I. Basic Principles -- Chapter 1. Introduction -- Chapter 2. Drug Receptor Dynamics -- Chapter 3. Pharmacokinetics -- II. Drugs Affecting the Cardiovascular System -- Chapter 4. Introduction to Autonomic Pharmacology -- Chapter 5. Drugs Affecting the Cholinergic System -- Chapter 6. Sympathomimetics and Sympatholytics -- Chapter 7. Antihypertensive Drugs -- Chapter 8. Drugs Used in the Treatment of Angina Pectoris -- Chapter 9. Drugs Used in Heart Failure -- Chapter 10. Antiarrhythmic Drugs -- Chapter 11. Drugs Affecting the Blood -- III. Drugs Affecting the Central Nervous System -- Chapter 12. Introduction to the Pharmacology of Central Nervous System Drugs -- Chapter 13. Sedative-Hypnotic Drugs -- Chapter 14. Antiseizure Drugs -- Chapter 15. General Anesthetics -- Chapter 16. Local Anesthetics -- Chapter 17. Pharmacologic Management of Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders -- Chapter 18. Antipsychotic Drugs and Lithium -- Chapter 19. Antidepressant Agents -- Chapter 20. Opioid Analgesics and Antagonists -- Chapter 21. Drugs of Abuse -- IV. Selected Topics in Endocrine Function -- Chapter 22. Growth, Thyroid, and Gonadal Pharmacology -- Chapter 23. Corticosteroids and Corticosteroid Antagonists -- Chapter 24. Pancreatic Hormones and Antidiabetic Drugs -- Chapter 25. Drugs That Affect Bone Mineral Homeostasis -- Chapter 26. Antihyperlipidemic Drugs -- V. Chemotherapeutics -- Chapter 27. Antibacterial Agents -- Chapter 28. Antiviral Agents -- Chapter 29. Antifungal and Antiparasitic Agents -- Chapter 30. Miscellaneous Antimicrobial Agents: Disinfectants, Antiseptics, Sterilants, and Preservatives -- Chapter 31. Cancer Chemotherapy -- Chapter 32. Immunopharmacology -- VI. Drugs Affecting the Musculoskeletal System -- Chapter 33. Skeletal Muscle Relaxants -- Chapter 34. Drugs Affecting Eicosanoid Metabolism, Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs, and Drugs Used in Gout -- VII. Special Topics -- Chapter 35. Drugs Affecting the Respiratory System -- Chapter 36. Drugs Used to Treat Gastrointestinal Disorders.

Explains the influence of pharmacology on rehabilitation practice. This book features patient-oriented problem solving case studies that give real-world examples of clinical scenarios in the PT setting and 'Preparations Available' which details drugs available.

Also issued in online and PDF version.

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