Concepts in Clinical Pharmacokinetics has helped thousands of students and practitioners through five editions by simplifying a complex subject.
The authors have thoroughly reviewed, revised, and redesigned the text to enhance the reader's grasp of the material.
This 6th Edition offers a superior approach to understanding pharmacokinetics through extensive use of clinical correlates, figures, and questions and answers. Inside you will find:* Content broken into 15 easy-to-follow lessons, perfect for a semester.* Practice quizzes in 11 chapters to chart progress.* Four chapters completely devoted to clinical cases.* More information on hemodialysis* More on pharmacogenetics* More on plasma concentration versus time curve (AUC) calculations* A phenytoin "cheat sheet" to help you through the calculations maze* New vancomycin cases based on higher desired vancomycin levels and trough-only dose estimations* More on modified diet in renal disease (MDRD) formula versus Cockcroft-Gault (CG) formula methods* More theory and problems on extended interval aminoglycosides.