FASTtrack: Pharmaceutics - Drug Delivery and Targeting
Perrie, Yvonne; Rades, Thomas
Yvonne Perrie - Chair in Drug Delivery, Aston Pharmacy School, Aston University and Thomas Rades - Chair in Pharmaceutical Sciences, The New Zealand National School of Pharmacy.
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FASTtrack provides the ultimate lecture notes and is a must-have for all pharmacy students wanting to study and test themselves for forthcoming exams.
Pharmaceutics: Drug Delivery and Targeting focuses on what pharmacy students really need to know in order to pass exams, providing concise, bulleted information, chapter overviews, hints, key points, mind maps and an all-important self-assessment section which includes MCQs.
This FASTtrack book systematically reviews important concepts and facts relating to the delivery and targeting of drugs. Relevant examples of delivery systems are given throughout the book with a focus on delivery systems that have actually reached clinical reality. Information is presented concisely with self assessment questions/answers and mindmaps to aid learning. The text has been updated for the new edition based on student feedback.
Pharmaceutics: Drug Delivery and Targeting is a valuable resource for any pharmacy student needing to study the essentials of this topic.
Watch author Yvonne Perrie explaining how pharmaceutical scientists are responsible for the research and development of new medicines, ensuring their safety and quality.
FASTtrack Pharmaceutics: Drug Delivery and Targeting is also available as an ebook.
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1. Controlling Drug Delivery
2. Immediate-Release Drug Delivery Systems I: Increasing the solubility and dissolution rate of drugs
3. Immediate-Release Drug Delivery Systems II: Increasing the permeability and absorption of drugs
4. Delayed-Release Drug Delivery Systems
5. Sustained-Release Drug Delivery Systems
6. Controlled-Release Dosage Forms
7. Site-Directed Drug Targeting
8. Carriers for Drug Targeting
Answers to self-assessment