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Brody's Human Pharmacology 5th Edition
Part I: General Principles
	Lynn Wecker
	
1	Pharmacodynamics: Receptors and Concentration-Response Relationships
2	Pharmacokinetics: Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism and Elimination
3	Clinical Pharmacokinetics and Issues in Therapeutics
4	Drug Development, Regulation and Prescription Writing
5	Gene Therapy and Emerging Molecular Therapies
6	Antibodies and Biological Products
7	Herbals and Natural Products
8	Principles of Toxicology
	
Part II: Drugs Affecting the Peripheral Nervous System, Skeletal and Smooth Muscle 
	Carl Faingold
	
9	Introduction to the Autonomic Nervous System
10	Drugs Affecting the Parasympathetic Nervous System and Autonomic Ganglia
11	Drugs Affecting the Sympathetic Nervous System
12	Skeletal Muscle Relaxants
13	Local Anesthetics
14	Histamine and Antihistamines
15	Eicosanoids
16	Drugs to Treat Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
17	Drugs Affecting Uterine Motility
18	Drugs Affecting the Gastrointestinal System
	
Part III: Drugs Affecting the Cardiovascular, Renal and Circulatory Systems 
	Stephanie Watts
	
19	Introduction to the Regulation of Cardiovascular Function 
20	Antihypertensive Drugs
21	Diuretic Drugs
22	Antiarrhythmic Drugs
23	Drugs to Treat Heart Failure
24	Vasodilators and Nitric Oxide Synthase
25	Lipid-Lowering Drugs and Atherosclerosis
26	Antithrombotic Drugs
	
Part IV: Drugs Affecting the Central Nervous System
	Lynn Wecker
	
27	Introduction to the Central Nervous System
28	Treatment of Parkinson¿s and Alzheimer's Diseases
29	Treatment of Psychotic Disorders
30	Treatment of Affective Disorders
31	Treatment of Anxiety and Insomnia
32	Ethanol, Other Alcohols and Drugs for Alcohol Dependence
33	Treatment of Obesity and Eating Disorders
34	Treatment of Seizure Disorders
35	General Anesthetics
36	Drugs to Control Pain
37	Drugs and Substance Abuse, Addiction and Treatment
	
Part V: Drugs Affecting Endocrine Systems
	George Dunaway
	
38	Introduction to Endocrine Pharmacology and Hormones of the Hypothalamus and 
Pituitary Gland
39	Adrenocorticosteroids
40	Estrogens and Progestins
41	Androgens and Antiandrogens
42	Thyroid and Antithyroid Drugs
43	Insulin and Drugs Used in the Therapy of Diabetes Mellitus
44	Calcium-Regulating Hormones and Other Agents Affecting Bone
	
Part VI: Chemotherapy of Invading Organisms 
	Lynn Crespo
	
45	Principles of Antimicrobial Use
46	Bacterial Cell Wall Synthesis Inhibitors
47	Inhibitors of Bacterial Ribosomal Actions
48	Bacterial Folate Antagonists, Fluoroquinolones, and Other Antibacterial Agents
49	Antimycobacterial Agents
50	Antifungal Agents
51	Antiviral Agents
52	Drugs to Treat Parasitic Infections
	
Part VII: Chemotherapy of Neoplastic Diseases
	Lynn Crespo
	
53	Principles of Antineoplastic Drug Use
54	Mechanisms of Action of Antineoplastic Drugs
55	Adjuvant Antineoplastic Drugs

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Pharmacology.
Chemotherapy.
Pharmacology.
Drug Therapy.