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Title Comparative and veterinary pharmacology / Fiona Cunningham, Jonathan Elliott, Peter Lees, editors
Published Heidelberg ; New York : Springer, ©2010
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Description 1 online resource (x, 348 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Handbook of experimental pharmacology, 0171-2004 ; v. 199
Handbook of experimental pharmacology ; v. 199
Contents Topics in veterinary pharmacology -- Species differences in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics -- Comparative and veterinary pharmacogenomics -- Drug delivery systems in domestic animal species -- Population medicine and control of epidemics -- Interspecies allometric scaling -- Pain and analgesia in domestic animals -- New technologies for application to veterinary therapeutics -- Interface of veterinary pharmacology and man -- Genetically modified animals and pharmacological research -- Antimicrobial drug resistance -- Drug residues -- Veterinary medicines and the environment -- Veterinary medicines and competition animals: the question of medication versus doping control
Summary This volume addresses not only a series of key topics in the discipline of veterinary pharmacology and therapeutics that will be of interest to those researching and treating animal disease, but also emphasising the comparative aspects of the subject and the interface with human health and disease
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Veterinary drugs.
Veterinary Drugs -- pharmacokinetics.
Veterinary Drugs -- pharmacology.
Form Electronic book
Author Cunningham, Fiona M.
Elliott, Jonathan, MRCVS.
Lees, Peter.
LC no. 2010920286
ISBN 9783642103247