Basic & Clinical Pharmacology, 10th Edition

Chapter 1. Introduction - Bertram G. Katzung, MD, PhD

Chapter 2. Drug Receptors & Pharmacodynamics - Henry R. Bourne, MD, & Mark von Zastrow, MD, PhD

Chapter 3. Pharmacokinetics & Pharmacodynamics: Rational Dosing & the Time Course of Drug Action - Nicholas H.G. Holford, MB, ChB, FRACP

Chapter 4. Drug Biotransformation - Maria Almira Correia, PhD

Chapter 5. Development & Regulation of Drugs - Barry A. Berkowitz, PhD

Chapter 6. Introduction to Autonomic Pharmacology - Bertram G. Katzung, MD, PhD

Chapter 7. Cholinoceptor-Activating & Cholinesterase-Inhibiting Drugs - Achilles J. Pappano, PhD

Chapter 8. Cholinoceptor-Blocking Drugs - Achilles J. Pappano, PhD

Chapter 9. Adrenoceptor-Activating & Other Sympathomimetic Drugs - Brian B. Hoffman, MD

Chapter 10. Adrenoceptor Antagonist Drugs - Brian B. Hoffman, MD

Chapter 11. Antihypertensive Agents - Neal L. Benowitz, MD

Chapter 12. Vasodilators & the Treatment of Angina Pectoris - Bertram G. Katzung, MD, PhD, & Kanu Chatterjee, MB, FRCP

Chapter 13. Drugs Used in Heart Failure - Bertram G. Katzung, MD, PhD, & William W. Parmley, MD

Chapter 14. Agents Used in Cardiac Arrhythmias - Joseph R. Hume, PhD, & Augustus O. Grant, MD, PhD

Chapter 15. Diuretic Agents - Harlan E. Ives, MD, PhD

Chapter 16. Histamine, Serotonin, & the Ergot Alkaloids - Bertram G. Katzung, MD, PhD

Chapter 17. Vasoactive Peptides - Ian A. Reid, PhD

Chapter 18. The Eicosanoids: Prostaglandins, Thromboxanes, Leukotrienes, & Related Compounds - Emer M Smyth, PhD, & Garret A FitzGerald, MD

Chapter 19. Nitric Oxide - Samie R. Jaffrey, MD, PhD

Chapter 20. Drugs Used in Asthma - Homer A. Boushey, MD

Chapter 21. Introduction to the Pharmacology of CNS Drugs - Roger A. Nicoll, MD

Chapter 22. Sedative-Hypnotic Drugs - Anthony J. Trevor, PhD, & Walter L. Way, MD

Chapter 23. The Alcohols - Susan B. Masters, PhD

Chapter 24. Antiseizure Drugs - Roger J. Porter, MD, & Brian S. Meldrum, MB, PhD

Chapter 25. General Anesthetics 3/4 Anthony J. Trevor, PhD, & Paul F. White, PhD, MD

Chapter 26. Local Anesthetics - Paul F. White, PhD, MD, & Bertram G. Katzung, MD, PhD

Chapter 27. Skeletal Muscle Relaxants - Paul F. White, PhD, MD, & Bertram G. Katzung, MD, PhD

Chapter 28. Pharmacologic Management of Parkinsonism & Other Movement Disorders - Michael J. Aminoff, MD, DSc, FRCP

Chapter 29. Antipsychotic Agents & Lithium - William Z. Potter, MD, PhD, & Leo E. Hollister, MD

Chapter 30. Antidepressant Agents - William Z. Potter, MD, PhD, & Leo E. Hollister, MD

Chapter 31. Opioid Analgesics & Antagonists - Mark A. Schumacher, PhD, MD, Allan I. Basbaum, PhD, & Walter L. Way, MD

Chapter 32. Drugs of Abuse - Christian Luscher, MD

Chapter 33. Agents Used in Anemias; Hematopoietic Growth Factors - Susan B. Masters, PhD

Chapter 34. Drugs Used in Disorders of Coagulation - James L. Zehnder, MD

Chapter 35. Agents Used in Hyperlipidemia - Mary J. Malloy, MD, & John P. Kane, MD, PhD

Chapter 36. Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs, Nonopioid Analgesics, & Drugs Used in Gout - Daniel E. Furst, MD, & Robert W. Ulrich, PharmD

Chapter 37. Hypothalamic & Pituitary Hormones - Susan B. Masters, PhD

Chapter 38. Thyroid and Antithyroid Drugs - Francis S. Greenspan, MD, FACP, & Betty J. Dong, PharmD

Chapter 39. Adrenocorticosteroids & Adrenocortical Antagonists - George P. Chrousos, MD

Chapter 40. The Gonadal Hormones & Inhibitors - George P. Chrousos, MD

Chapter 41. Pancreatic Hormones & Antidiabetic Drugs - Martha S. Nolte, MD, & John H. Karam, MD

Chapter 42. Agents That Affect Bone Mineral Homeostasis - Daniel D. Bikle, MD, PhD

SECTION VIII - CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUGS

Chapter 43. Beta-Lactam & Other Cell Wall- & Membrane-Active Antibiotics - Henry F. Chambers, MD

Chapter 44. Tetracyclines, Macrolides, Clindamycin, Chloramphenicol, & Streptogramins - Henry F. Chambers, MD

Chapter 45. Aminoglycosides & Spectinomycin - Henry F. Chambers, MD

Chapter 46. Sulfonamides, Trimethoprim, & Quinolones - Henry F. Chambers, MD

Chapter 47. Antimycobacterial Drugs - Henry F. Chambers, MD

Chapter 48. Antifungal Agents - Don Sheppard, MD, & Harry W. Lampiris, MD

Chapter 49. Antiviral Agents - Sharon Safrin, MD

Chapter 50. Miscellaneous Antimicrobial Agents; Disinfectants, Antiseptics, & Sterilants - Henry F. Chambers, MD

Chapter 51. Clinical Use of Antimicrobial Agents - Harry W. Lampiris, MD, & Daniel S. Maddix, PharmD

Chapter 52. Introduction to Antiparasitic Chemotherapy - Ching Chung Wang, PhD, & Alice Lee Wang, PhD

Chapter 53. Antiprotozoal Drugs - Philip J. Rosenthal, MD

Chapter 54. Clinical Pharmacology of the Anthelmintic Drugs - Philip J. Rosenthal, MD

Chapter 55. Cancer Chemotherapy - Edward Chu, MD, & Alan C. Sartorelli, PhD

Chapter 56. Immunopharmacology - Douglas F. Lake, PhD, Adrienne D. Briggs, MD, & Emmanuel T. Akporiaye, PhD

Chapter 57. Introduction to Toxicology: Occupational & Environmental - Gabriel L. Plaa, PhD

Chapter 58. Heavy Metal Intoxication & Chelators - Michael J. Kosnett, MD, MPH

Chapter 59. Management of the Poisoned Patient - Kent R. Olson, MD

Chapter 60. Special Aspects of Perinatal & Pediatric Pharmacology* - Gideon Koren, MD

Chapter 61. Special Aspects of Geriatric Pharmacology - Bertram G. Katzung, MD, PhD

Chapter 62. Dermatologic Pharmacology - Dirk B. Robertson, MD, & Howard I. Maibach, MD

Chapter 63. Drugs Used in the Treatment of Gastrointestinal Diseases - Kenneth R. McQuaid, MD

Chapter 64. Therapeutic & Toxic Potential of Over-the-Counter Agents - Robin L. Corelli, PharmD

Chapter 65. Botanicals (Herbal Medications) & Nutritional Supplements - Cathi E. Dennehy, PharmD, & Candy Tsourounis, PharmD

Chapter 66. Rational Prescribing & Prescription Writing - Paul W. Lofholm, PharmD, & Bertram G. Katzung, MD, PhD

APPENDIX I: VACCINES, IMMUNE GLOBULINS, & OTHER COMPLEX BIOLOGIC PRODUCTS - Harry W. Lampiris, MD, & Daniel S. Maddix, PharmD

APPENDIX II: IMPORTANT DRUG INTERACTIONS & THEIR MECHANISMS - John R. Horn, PharmD, FCCP