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Author Stoelting, Robert K.

Title Handbook of pharmacology & physiology in anesthetic practice / by Robert K. Stoelting, Simon C. Hillier
Edition Second edition
Published Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2006


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Description 1110 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of injected and inhaled drugs -- Inhaled anesthetics -- Opioid agonists and antagonists -- Barbiturates -- Benzodiazepines -- Nonbarbiturate intravenous anesthetic drugs -- Local anesthetics -- Neuromuscular-blocking drugs -- Anticholinesterase drugs and cholinergic agonists -- Anticholinergic drugs -- Cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and nonspecific nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs -- Sympathomimetics -- Digitalis and related drugs -- The A- and FI-adrenergic receptor antagonists -- Antihypertensive drugs -- Peripheral vasodilators-nitric oxide and nitrovasodilators -- Cardiac antidysrhythmic drugs -- Calcium channel blockers -- Drugs used for psychopharmacologic therapy -- Prostaglandins -- Histamine and histamine receptor antagonists -- Serotonin, plasma kinins, and renin -- Hormones as drugs -- Insulin and oral hypoglycemics -- Diuretics -- Antacids and gastrointestinal prokinetics -- Anticoagulants -- Antimicrobials -- Chemotherapeutic drugs -- Antiepileptic drugs -- Drugs used for treatment of Parkinson's disease -- Drug treatment of lipid disorders -- Central nervous system stimulants and muscle relaxants -- Vitamins, dietary supplements, and herbal remedies -- Minerals and electrolytes -- Blood components, substitutes, and hemostatic drugs -- Enteral and parenteral nutrition -- Antiseptics and disinfectants -- Cell structure and function -- Body fluids -- Central nervous system -- Thermo regulation -- Autonomic nervous system -- Pain -- Systemic circulation -- Microcirculation and lymphatics -- Pulmonary circulation -- Heart -- The electrocardiogram and analysis of cardiac dysrhythmias -- The lungs -- Pulmonary gas exchange and blood transport of gases -- Acid-base balance -- Endocrine system -- Kidneys -- Liver and gastrointestinal tract -- Skeletal and smooth muscle -- Erythrocytes and leukocytes -- Hemostasis and blood coagulation -- Metabolism of nutrients -- Physiology of the newborn and elderly
Notes Companion v. to: Pharmacology and physiology in anesthetic practice / Robert K. Stoelting. 4th ed
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Anesthetics -- Physiological effect -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Author Hillier, Simon.
Stoelting, Robert K. Pharmacology and physiology in anesthetic practice
LC no. 2005017549
ISBN 0781757851 (paperback)
Other Titles Handbook of pharmacology and physiology in anesthetic practice