Written specifically for the Australasian region, Pharmacology for Health Professionals, 3rd Edition has been thoroughly revised to include the latest information on clinical drug use and application.
Sydney, New South Wales (PRWEB) June 13, 2011
Elsevier Australia has released a fully-updated local edition of popular pharmacology textbook, Pharmacology for Health Professionals.
Expertly authored by Bronwen Bryant and Kathleen Knights, this third edition builds on the success of its predecessors, and reinforces the title’s renown as the essential one-stop pharmacology guide.
Written specifically for the Australasian region, Pharmacology for Health Professionals, 3rd Edition has been thoroughly revised to include the latest information on clinical drug use and application. It features a new easy-to-read layout and reflects local generic drug names, availability and clinical uses.
The text has been enhanced by the integration of anatomy and physiology throughout. Pharmacology for Health Professionals, 3rd Edition also features extensively updated sections on the legal and ethical foundations of pharmacotherapy, ‘over the counter’ drugs and complementary therapies.
Also new to this edition is a series of drug monographs, a paramedic-specific drug table (online), and newly-updated overviews of neoplasia and cancer to reflect new research.
Though jam-packed with fresh content, this third edition of course retains the features that have proved so popular with health science students and lecturers, including clinical interest boxes, drug monographs, chapter summaries and review exercises.
Elsevier’s ‘Evolve’ website provides an extensive online ancillary package for students and lecturers, including drug mechanism animations, a courseware management system, a comprehensive image collection, dosage calculations companion with self-test questions and so much more.
About the Authors
Bronwen Bryant is a Senior Lecturer in Physiology at the School of Human Biosciences, La Trobe University - Bundoora, VIC, Australia.
Kathleen Knights is a Reader at the Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Flinders University, SA, Australia.
About Elsevier Australia
Elsevier Australia is a leading publisher of textbooks and professional titles for students, lecturers and health science professionals within the fields Medicine & Surgery, Nursing & Midwifery, Health Professions, Veterinary and Dentistry.