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Geriatric clinical pharmacology

Geriatric clinical pharmacology

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Published by Raven Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geriatric pharmacology -- Congresses,
  • Hypertension -- Age factors -- Congresses,
  • Senile dementia -- Chemotherapy -- Congresses,
  • Communicable diseases -- Age factors -- Congresses,
  • Aging -- drug effects,
  • Drug Therapy -- in old age,
  • Pharmacology, Clinical -- in old age

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors, W. Gibson Wood, Randy Strong.
    ContributionsWood, W. Gibson, 1945-, Strong, Randy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC953.7 .G46 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2733767M
    ISBN 100881672521
    LC Control Number86028036

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      Textbooks of geriatric medicine devote substantial attention to the subject, as do recent editions of general clinical pharmacology texts. While dissemination of accurate information about the appropriate use of medications in the elderly is sorely needed, I have been uncertain whether there yet exists enough information to fill an entire : Jerry H. Gurwitz.   Geriatric pharmacology 1. Geriatric Pharmacology Dr Shahid Saache Dept. of Pharmacology BJ GMC, Pune Guide: Dr S.A. Divhare 2. Theories of aging • Clinical studies prove increased sensitivity to sedatives, hypnotics & analgesics. • Receptor numbers, affinity, or post-receptor cellular effects may change.

    The Geriatric Resource Center contains a compilation of resources that pharmacists of all experience levels may find helpful for developing their practice, expanding their knowledge base, and keeping up-to-date on new developments within the specialty. American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) - an international association of clinical pharmacists dedicated to optimizing drug therapy outcomes in patients by promoting excellence and innovation in clinical pharmacy practice, research, and education. ACCP information; membership application; scientific and educational meetings-- Practice and Research Forum, Annual Meeting, .


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