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Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Riviere, Jim E. / Papich, Mark G. (eds.)


10. Auflage Februar 2018
1552 Seiten, Hardcover
Wiley & Sons Ltd
Riviere, Jim E. / Papich, Mark G. (Herausgeber)

ISBN: 978-1-118-85582-9
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Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Tenth Edition is a fully updated and revised version of the gold-standard reference on the use of drug therapy in all major veterinary species.
* Provides current, detailed information on using drug therapies in all major domestic animal species
* Organized logically by drug class and treatment indication, with exhaustive information on the rational use of drugs in veterinary medicine
* Includes extensive tables of pharmacokinetic data, products available, and dosage regimens
* Adds new chapters on pharmaceutics, ophthalmic pharmacology, food animal pharmacology, and aquatic animal pharmacology
* Includes access to a companion website with the figures from the book in PowerPoint



Section 1: Principles of Pharmacology

1 Veterinary Pharmacology: An Introduction to the Discipline

2 Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism and Elimination

3 Pharmacokinetics

4 Mechanism of drug action and pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics integration in dosage regimen optimization for veterinary medicine

Section 2: Drugs Acting on the Autonomic Nervous System.

5 Principles of Pharmaceutics and Veterinary Dosage forms

6 Introduction to the Autonomic Nervous System and Autonomic Pharmacology

7 Adrenergic Receptor Agonists and Antagonists

Section 3: Anesthetics and Analgesics

8 Cholinergic Pharmacology: Autonomic Drugs

9 Introduction to Drugs Acting on the Central Nervous System and Principles of Anesthesiology

10 Neuromuscular Blocking Agents

11 Inhalation Anesthetics

12 Injectable Anesthetic Agents

13 Opiod Analgesic Drugs

14 Sedatives and Tranquilizers

15 Local Anesthetics

Section 4: Autacoids and Antiinflammatory Drugs

16 Euthanizing Agents

17 Histamine, Serotonin, and their Antagonists

18 Analgesic, Antiinflammatory, Antipyretic Drugs

19 Anticonvulsant Drugs

20 Drugs Affecting Animal behavior

21 Digitalis, Positive Inotropes and Vasodilators

Section 5: Drugs Acting on the Cardiovascular System

22 Antiarrhythmic Agents

23 Principles of Acid-Base Balance: Fluid and Electrolyte Therapy, Blood Substitutes

Section 6: Drugs Affecting Renal Function and Fluid-Electrolyte Balance

24 Diuretics and Renal Pharmacology

25 Hemostatic and Anticoagulant Drugs

Section 7: Drugs Acting on Blood and Blood Elements

26 Hypothalamic and Pituitary Hormones

Section 8: Endocrine Pharmacology

27 Hormones Affecting Reproduction

28 Thyroid Hormone and Antithyroid Drugs

29 Glucocorticoids, Mineralocorticoids, and Adrenolytic Drugs

30 Drugs Influencing Glucose Metabolism

31 Antiseptics and Disinfectants

Section 9: Chemotherapy of Microbial Diseases

32 Sulfonamides and Potentiated Sulfonamides

33 Penicillins and Related O-lactam Antibiotics

34 Tetracycline Antibiotics

35 Aminoglycoside Antibiotics

36 Chloramphenical and Derivatives, Macrolides, Lincosamides and Miscellaneous Antimicrobials.

37 Fluoroquinolone Antimicrobial Drugs

38 Antifungal and Antiviral Drugs

39 Antinematodal Drugs

Section 10: Chemotherapy of Parasitic Diseases

40 Anticestodal And Antitrematodal Drugs

41 Macrocyclic Lactones: Endectocide Compounds

42 Antiprotozoan Drugs

43 Ectoparasiticides

44 Chemotherapy of Neoplastic Diseases

Section 11: Specialty Areas of Pharmacology

45 Immunosuppressive Drugs

46 Drugs Affecting Gastrointestinal Function

47 Dermatopharmacology: Drugs Acting Locally on the Skin

48 Drugs Affecting the Respiratory System

49 Ophthalmic Pharmacology

50 Pharmacogenomics in Animals

51 Considerations for Treating Minor Food-Producing Animals with Veterinary Pharmaceuticals

52 Unique Considerations Pertaining to the Use of Drugs in Food Animals

53 Pharmacology in Aquatic Animals

Section 12: Regulatory Considerations

54 Zoological Pharmacology

55 The Regulation of Animal Drugs

56 Veterinary Pharmacy

57 Regulation of Drugs in Racing Animals

58 Pharmacovigilance

59 Dosage Forms and Veterinary Feed Directives

60 Evidence Based Pharmacotherapy

61 Chemical Residues in Tissues of Food Animals

The editors
Jim E. Riviere, DVM, PhD, DSc (hon), ATS, is The MacDonald Chair in Veterinary Medicine, University Distinguished Professor, Kansas Bioscience Eminent Scholar, and Director, Institute of Computational Comparative Medicine at Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas, USA. He is also a Distinguished Professor Emeritus at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.

Mark G. Papich, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVCP, has the Burroughs Wellcome Professorship in Veterinary Pharmacology and is a Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.