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Published: 20 May 2010

512 Pages | 130 color line drawings

7 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199559824

Bookseller Code (06)

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Pharmacology for Pharmacy and the Health Sciences

a patient-centred approach

First Edition

Michael Boarder, Phyllis Navti, and David Newby

  • Introduces pharmacology in a way that is tailored to the needs of pharmacy and health care students, in terms of depth, breadth, and approach
  • A unique patient-centred approach teaches the pharmacological basis of therapeutics in the context of individual patients and their experience of illness
  • Novel format couples the explanation of the scientific basis of pharmacology to extensive opportunities for clinically-oriented hands-on learning
  • Workbooks provide a powerful vehicle for integrating an understanding of the science of drug action at the cellular/molecular level directly with the therapeutic response in individual patients
  • Supported by an Online Resource Centre, which offers additional teaching and learning materials for both lecturers and students