Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics

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John Wiley & Sons, Mar 17, 2009 - Medical - 1524 pages
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"Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Ninth Edition" is the long awaited update of the gold-standard reference on veterinary pharmacology and therapeutics. The field of veterinary pharmacology continues to evolve and expand and this new edition has been revised to reflect changes in the field. "Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Ninth Edition" is a thoroughly revised, updated, and expanded to meet the needs of today's veterinarians, veterinary students, and animal health researchers.

"Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Ninth Edition" introduces new chapters that allow the reader to look at pharmacological concepts from both a pharmacology and clinical perspective. Chapters have been revamped and revised to reflect the current state of the field, and the editors have invited contributors from around the world to provide truly global coverage of the topic.

"Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Ninth Edition" will maintain its place as the indispensible resource on veterinary pharmacology and therapeutics being used today.

 

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Contents

Absorption Distribution Metabolism
11
Pharmacokinetics Jim E Riviere
47
Mechanisms of Drug Action
75
Drugs Acting on the Autonomic
99
Autonomic
157
99
178
H Richard Adams
211
and Patrick Burns
265
Tetracycline Antibiotics Mark G Papich
895
409
910
Aminoglycoside Antibiotics Mark G Papich
915
411
938
Chloramphenicol and Derivatives
945
Fluoroquinolone Antimicrobial Drugs
983
429
1007
Antifungal and Antiviral Drugs
1013

Opioid Analgesic Drugs Butch KuKanich
301
Tranquilizers Alpha2
337
Local Anesthetics Alistair I Webb
381
Euthanizing Agents Alistair I Webb
401
Histamine Serotonin and Their
411
Angiotensin and Kinins
429
Prostaglandins Related Factors
439
Analgesic Antiinflammatory Antipyretic
457
Anticonvulsant Drugs
493
183
509
Drugs Acting on the Cardiovascular
539
Antiarrhythmic Agents Matthew W Miller
575
Drugs Affecting Renal
603
Diuretics Deborah T Kochevar
647
Drugs Acting on Blood
671
265
689
Hypothalamic and Pituitary Hormones
693
301
715
Hormones Affecting Reproduction
717
Thyroid Hormones and Antithyroid
735
Glucocorticoids Mineralocorticoids
771
Drugs Influencing Glucose Metabolism
803
337
814
Antiseptics and Disinfectants Mark C Heit
819
Sulfonamides and Potentiated
835
381
861
Cephalosporins and Related Drugs
865
Antinematodal Drugs Carlos E Lanusse
1053
Anticestodal and Antitrematodal Drugs
1095
Endectocide
1119
457
1141
Antiprotozoan Drugs Jennifer L Davis
1145
Ectoparasiticides Ronald E Baynes
1181
Chemotherapy of Neoplastic Diseases
1205
Immunosuppressive Drugs
1233
Drugs Affecting Gastrointestinal Function
1247
Drugs Acting
1273
Drugs that Affect the Respiratory System
1295
493
1310
Pharmacogenomics Katrina L Medley
1313
509
1321
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
1323
Considerations for Treating Minor
1331
Zoological Pharmacology
1343
Legal Control of Veterinary Drugs
1355
Melanie Berson Bernadette Dunham
1365
Performance Animals Cynthia A Cole
1419
Adverse Drug Reactions Victoria Hampshire
1431
Dosage Forms and Veterinary Feed
1439
USPs Role in Veterinary Pharmacology
1445
Chemical Residues in Tissues of Food
1453
Index
1463
1453
1490
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About the author (2009)

Jim E. Riviere, DVM, PhD, DSc (hon), ATS, is Distinguished Professor and Director for the Center for Chemical Toxicology Research and Pharmacokinetics with the Department of Population Health and Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine at North Carolina State University. He is also Editor for the Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.

Mark G. Papich, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVCP,is Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine at North Carolina State University.

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