Publisher description for Goodman & Gilman's pharmacological basis of therapeutics.

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The landmark text in medical pharmacology is now in full color

Includes DVD with image bank

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 thousands of practitioners and students to a clear understanding of the drugs essential to preventing, diagnosing, 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 key principles and actions of specific pathways and therapeutic agents. The companion DVD includes all the images and tables in the text along with narrated animations.

Goodman & Gilman’s The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 12e is divided into nine sections, covering:

More than a textbook, Goodman & Gilman's is a working template for effective and rational prescribing of drugs in daily practice.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Pharmacological Phenomena.
Drug Therapy.