Basic and Clinical Pharmacology, 13th Ed.

SECTION I. BASIC PRINCIPLES

Chapter 1. Introduction: the Nature of Drugs & Drug Development & Regulation

Chapter 2. Drug Receptors & Pharmacodynamics

Chapter 3. Pharmacokinetics & Pharmacodynamics: Rational Dosing &the Time Course of Drug Action

Chapter 4. Drug Biotransformation

Chapter 5. Pharmacogenomics

SECTION II. AUTONOMIC DRUGS

Chapter 6. Introduction to Autonomic Pharmacology

Chapter 7. Cholinoceptor-Activating &Cholinesterase-Inhibiting Drugs

Chapter 8. Cholinoceptor-Blocking Drugs

Chapter 9. Adrenoceptor Agonists Sympathomimetic Drugs

Chapter 10. Adrenoceptor Antagonist Drugs

SECTION III. CARDIOVASCULAR-RENAL DRUGS

Chapter 11. Antihypertensive Agents

Chapter 12. Vasodilators & the Treatment of Angina Pectoris

Chapter 13. Drugs Used in Heart Failure

Chapter 14. Agents Used in Cardiac Arrhythmias

Chapter 15. Diuretic Agents

SECTION IV. DRUGS WITH IMPORTANT ACTIONS ON SMOOTH MUSCLE

Chapter 16. Histamine, Serotonin, & the Ergot Alkaloids

Chapter 17. Vasoactive Peptides

Chapter 18. The Eicosanoids: Prostaglandins, Thromboxanes, Leukotrienes, & Related Compounds

Chapter 19. Nitric Oxide

Chapter 20. Drugs Used in Asthma

SECTION V. DRUGS THAT ACT IN THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM

Chapter 21. Introduction to the Pharmacology of CNS Drugs

Chapter 22. Sedative-Hypnotic Drugs

Chapter 23. The Alcohols

Chapter 24. Antiseizure Drugs

Chapter 25. General Anesthetics

Chapter 26. Local Anesthetics

Chapter 27. Skeletal Muscle Relaxants

Chapter 28. Pharmacologic Management of Parkinsonism & Other Movement Disorders

Chapter 29. Antipsychotic Agents & Lithium

Chapter 30. Antidepressant Agents

Chapter 31. Opioid Agonists & Antagonists

Chapter 32. Drugs of Abuse

SECTION VI. DRUGS USED TO TREAT DISEASES OF THE BLOOD, INFLAMMATION, & GOUT

Chapter 33. Agents Used in Cytopenias; Hematopoietic Growth Factors

Chapter 34. Drugs Used in Disorders of Coagulation

Chapter 35. Agents Used in Dyslipidemia

Chapter 36. Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs, Nonopioid Analgesics, & Drugs Used in Gout

SECTION VII. ENDOCRINE DRUGS

Chapter 37. Hypothalamic & Pituitary Hormones

Chapter 38. Thyroid & Antithyroid Drugs

Chapter 39. Adrenocorticosteroids & Adrenocortical Antagonists

Chapter 40. The Gonadal Hormones & Inhibitors

Chapter 41. Pancreatic Hormones & Antidiabetic Drugs

Chapter 42. Agents That Affect Bone Mineral Homeostasis

SECTION VIII. CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUGS

Chapter 43. Beta-Lactam & Other Cell Wall- & Membrane-Active Antibiotics

Chapter 44. Tetracyclines, Macrolides, Clindamycin, Chloramphenicol, Streptogramins, & Oxazolidinones

Chapter 45. Aminoglycosides & Spectinomycin

Chapter 46. Sulfonamides, Trimethoprim, & Quinolones

Chapter 47. Antimycobacterial Drugs

Chapter 48. Antifungal Agents

Chapter 49. Antiviral Agents

Chapter 50. Miscellaneous Antimicrobial Agents; Disinfectants, Antiseptics, & Sterilants

Chapter 51. Clinical Use of Antimicrobial Agents

Chapter 52. Antiprotozoal Drugs

Chapter 53. Clinical Pharmacology of the Antihelminthic Drugs

Chapter 54. Cancer Chemotherapy

Chapter 55. Immunopharmacology

SECTION IX. TOXICOLOGY

Chapter 56. Introduction to Toxicology: Occupational & Environmental

Chapter 57. Heavy Metal Intoxication & Chelators

Chapter 58. Management of the Poisoned Patient

SECTION X. SPECIAL TOPICS

Chapter 59. Special Aspects of Perinatal & Pediatric Pharmacology

Chapter 60. Special Aspects of Geriatric Pharmacology

Chapter 61. Dermatologic Pharmacology

Chapter 62. Drugs Used in the Treatment of Gastrointestinal Diseases

Chapter 63. Therapeutic & Toxic Potential of Over-the-Counter Agents

Chapter 64. Dietary Supplements & Herbal Medications

Chapter 65. Rational Prescribing & Prescription Writing

Chapter 66. Important Drug Interactions & Their Mechanisms