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Pocket Guide

Pharmacokinetics Made Easy

By Donald J. Birkett

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Format: Paperback, 120 pages, 2nd Edition
Other Information: illustrations
Published In: United States, 01 January 2010
This title presents a complex topic in a simple, easy-to-understand way. Pocket Guide: Pharmacokinetics Made Easy is the latest update of the popular Pharmacokinetics Made Easy. It is suitable for a wide audience including medical practitioners, health professionals, and students. The individual chapters were initially published as a series of articles in Australian Prescriber to assist practitioners in drug dosing and therapy. The physiological approach herein adopted addresses clinical issues in drug therapy and makes them directly applicable to practice situations. Key Selling Features: self-assessment questions in each chapter; glossary of symbols; use of equations to explain physiological factors underlying important pharmacokinetics processes; endorsed and co-published with Australian Prescriber; and list of key points summarizing the content to improve accessibility and understanding.

Table of Contents

1. Clearance 2. Volume of distribution 3. Half-Life 4. How Drugs are Cleared by the Liver 5. Bioavailability and First-Class Clearance 6. Predicting Drug Interactions and the Effects of Disease States for Metabolised Drugs 7. Clearance of Drugs by the Kidneys 8. Drug Protein Binding 9. Non-Linear Pharmacokinetics 10. How to Determine the Pharmacokinetic Parameters of a Drug 11. Pharmacodynamics - the Concentration-Effect Relationship 12. Designing Dose Regimens 13. Therapeutic Drug Monitoring

About the Author

Donald Birkett Professor and Head of Clinical Pharmacology, Flinders University, SA; has chaired the Australian Drug Utilisation Subcommittee and the WHO Working Group on Drug Statistics Methodology.

EAN: 9780070285279
ISBN: 0070285276
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Medical
Dimensions: 17.53 x 11.43 x 1.02 centimetres (0.20 kg)
Age Range: 15+ years
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