Essentials Of Medical Pharmacology KD Tripathi 7th edition Pdf
Medical pharmacology is a unique synthesis of basic pharmacology with clinical pharmacology and pharmaco therapeutics. The subject is highly dynamic. Developments are occurring both in defining molecular targets for drug action and finding targeted drugs, as well as in accruing credible evidence regarding the impact of different treatment modalities on therapeutic outcomes. These efforts have begun to crystallize into evidence based medicine and clear cut therapeutic guidelines. The Essentials Of Medical Pharmacology KD Tripathi 7th edition endeavours to amalgamate the developments with the core content of the subject.
New drugs released in India have been included in Essentials Of Medical Pharmacology KD Tripathi 7th edition ebook. Infrequently used drugs and those not available in India are presented briefly in extract type. Important points are summarized in boxes. Use of distinctive headings in a hierarchical order makes the text highly systematic. Representative trade names of drugs with available dosage forms are mentioned. Due emphasis is given to diseases prevalent in India and similar tropical countries, along with their current drug therapy.
The most important objective of medical pharmacology is to train medical students in therapeutic decision making according to specific clinical problems in individual patients. A new feature ‘problem directed study’ has been included at the end of majority of chapters to give an exercise in therapeutic decision making for a realistic clinical scenario. The solutions provided in Appendix-1 explain how rational decisions could be arrived at.
Essentials Of Medical Pharmacology KD Tripathi 7th edition content :
Thoroughly revised chapters to include recent developments in theory and practice, as well as new drugs released in India.
• ‘Problem directed study’, a novel exercise which introduces the reader to the process of therapeutic decision making.
• Enriched illustrations, flow charts, tables and boxed point-wise summaries of important aspects.
• Comprehensive and systematic coverage of drugs, highlighting their therapeutic status.