Appleton & Lange Review of Pharmacology
A comprehensive review of pharmacology that prepares medical students for the USMLE Step 1. This results-oriented guide includes 800 exam-type questions & answers, paragraph-length explanations of each answer, a practice test for self-assessment, and lots of high-yield facts.
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Principles of Pharmacology
Drugs Affecting the Autonomic Nervous System
Drugs Acting on the Central Nervous System
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