Adverse drug reactions continue to present a burden on healthcare, causing considerable morbidity and mortality. Healthcare professionals need to understand the problem of adverse drug reactions and be aware of how...
ISBN 978 0 85369 601 8
Published Dec 2005
Labarre, Denis; Ponchel, Gilles; Vauthier, Christine
This much needed and timely book will provide students with an introduction to general concepts of polymer science and some insights into speciality polymers. Polymers are becoming increasingly present in the...
ISBN 978 0 85369 730 5
Published Oct 2010
Community Pharmacy Handbook is an essential survival guide for community pharmacists, pharmacy undergraduates and pre-registration graduates, providing access to a spectrum of relevant information in an easily digestible form. With the...
ISBN 978 0 85369 716 9
Published Feb 2008
Intended to help practitioners and all new prescribers assess their current skills, recognize their skills gaps, identify ways of meeting their learning needs and be accountable for their prescribing, both as...
ISBN 978 0 85369 881 4
Published Dec 2010
Drugs and the Liver is designed to assist practitioners in making pragmatic choices for their patients. Liver disease is a widespread and increasing problem throughout the world, however little is published...
ISBN 978 0 85369 710 7
Published Jan 2008
Drug abuse is a problem which affects all parts of today's society - it is not constrained to one social class, to 'hard drugs' alone, nor even to illicit substances. This...
ISBN 978 0 85369 582 0
Published Apr 2005
Houghton, Peter; Mukherjee, Pulok K
The intention of this book is to describe and assess different approaches and techniques for evaluating the quality and efficacy of herbal medicines. The enormous growth in the market for herbal...
ISBN 978 0 85369 751 0
Published Aug 2009
This practical and easy-to-read guide is designed for people from non-teaching backgrounds who have been asked to facilitate the learning process in the healthcare disciplines. It will enable new teachers, lecturers,...
ISBN 978 0 85369 954 5
Published Oct 2011
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Published by Wiley
Harman, Robin J
In recent years there has been increasing awareness of the demands that ill-health places on national resources. As a consequence, there has been a greater emphasis placed on prevention of illness,...
ISBN 978 0 85711 063 3
Published Jan 2001
Hospital Pharmacy outlines the changes in pharmacy practice within the hospital setting and discusses the vast range of services that are provided. Each chapter is devoted to an area of pharmacy...
ISBN 978 0 85369 900 2
Published Mar 2011
Ashley, Caroline; Morlidge, Clare
Introduction to Renal Therapeutics is an introduction to all aspects of drug use in renal failure. Covering various diseases affecting the kidneys, each chapter discusses the disease process and treatment....
ISBN 978 0 85369 688 9
Published Jan 2008
Guy, Geoffrey; Whittle, Brian; Robson, Philip
Cannabis research has moved beyond its use as an illegal recreational drug. Increasingly, focus is on its potential as a therapeutic substance, particularly in serious chronic illnesses such as multiple sclerosis....
ISBN 978 0 85711 017 6
Published Jun 2004
Provides evidence-based information, tips and guidance on how to conduct successful Medicines Use Reviews (MURs). The ten main chapters identify and discuss specific medical conditions seen in community pharmacy while...
ISBN 978 0 85369 887 6
Published May 2010
36 (July 2012)
Royal Pharmaceutical Society
Medicines, Ethics and Practice: The professional guide for pharmacists is the Royal Pharmaceutical Society's established professional guide for pharmacists. This 36th edition has been revised as a practical resource to...
ISBN 978 0 85711 076 3
Published Jul 2012
Steffansen, Bente; Brodin, Birger; Nielsen, Carsten Uhd
Covers a complex and developing academic scientific area, comprehensively encapsulating the essentials of the topic. The book's focus is on describing the interplay between the chemistry of drug molecules and membrane...
ISBN 978 0 85369 722 0
Published Nov 2009
Sodha, Mahesh; Dhillon, Soraya
An essential new guide designed to ensure confident prescribing in specialist areas. The need for this text stems from the necessity to develop non-medical prescribing in practice. It is an...
ISBN 978 0 85369 768 8
Published Aug 2009
This new edition has been revised and updated to reflect amendments in legal category status of several products from prescription-only (POM) to pharmacy sale (P) status. Over-the-counter (OTC) medicines currently available...
ISBN 978 0 85369 886 9
Published Jun 2010
Nutraceuticals are complementary medicines of natural origin. Usually obtained from a food source, they are sold as isolated, purified components in pharmacological doses for specific ailments. The international market for nutraceuticals...
ISBN 978 0 85369 659 9
Published Mar 2007
This book contains a clear, concise discussion of osteoporosis and reviews the role of the pharmacist in counselling patients on their illness, lifestyle and medicines.
ISBN 978 0 85369 483 0
Published Apr 2004