A book by Laurence L. Brunton, PhD. Associate Editors: Bruce A. Chabner, MD and Bjorn C. KlflHK MD, PhD. The landmark text in medical pharmacology is w in full color. The most universally respected and read medical text in all of pharmacology, Goodman & Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics represents the pinnacle of authority and accuracy in describing the actions and uses of therapeutic agents in relation to physiology and pathophysiology. Goodman & Gilman's careful balance of basic science and clinical application has guided j thousands of practitioners and students to a clear understanding of the drugs essential to preventing, diagsing, and treating disease. Enriched by a new full-color presentation and updated to reflect all critical new developments in drug action and drug-disease interaction, the twelfth edition includes more than 440 color illustrations depicting Hey principles and actions j of specific pathways and therapeutic agents. The companion DVD includes all j the images and tables in the text along with narrated animations. Goodman & Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 12e is divided into n ne sections, covering: General Principles; Neuropharmacology; Modulation of Cardiovascular Function; Inflammation, Immumodulation, and Hematopoiesis; Endocrine Pharmacology; Gastrointestinal Pharmacology; Chemotherapy of Infectious Disease; Chemotherapy of Neoplastic Diseases; and Special Systems Pharmacology. More than a textbook, Goodman & Gilman's working template for the effective and rational prescribing of drugs in daily practice.
Editor: Laurence L. Brunton, PhD Professor of Pharmacology and Medicine University of California San Diego School of Medicine La Jolla, CA Associate Editors: Bruce A. Chabner, MD Clinical Director MDF Cancer Center Professor of Medicine Harvard Medical School Boston, MA Bjorn Christian Knollmann, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology Oates Institute for Experimental Therapeutics Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Division of Clinical Pharmacology Nashville, TN
Bjorn Knollmann, Bruce A. Chabner, Laurence Brunton