Basic Pharmacokinetics, 3rd Edition (PDF Book)
In this comprehensive book, author Mohsen A. Hedaya presents an accessible introduction to the fundamental concepts of pharmacokinetics. Designed for beginner learners, this book aims to provide a clear understanding of how drugs are absorbed, distributed, metabolized, and excreted in the body.
Starting with an overview of pharmacokinetics and its related fields, the book delves into quantitative pharmacokinetic relations and explores the interplay between pharmacokinetic parameters following different routes of drug administration. Throughout the book, the author emphasizes the application and significance of pharmacokinetics in clinical practice.
Key features of this book include:
– A clear, simple, and concise writing style, complemented by graphs and simulations to aid learning.
– Bullet point summaries of each concept, illustrating their applications in clinical practice.
– Practice problems and solved examples to help readers grasp the best approach for calculating pharmacokinetic parameters.
– A glossary of key words and acronyms for quick reference.
Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student in pharmacy, pharmacology, or pharmaceutical science, this book is an essential read for understanding the principles of pharmacokinetics. Its comprehensive content and practical approach make it a valuable resource for learners worldwide.
To enhance the learning experience, this book is accompanied by a website featuring self-instructional tutorials and pharmacokinetic simulations. These interactive tools allow for visualization of concepts, promoting enhanced comprehension. Recognized for innovation in teaching, this learning tool has received an award from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, further highlighting its value as a supplement to the textbook.
- Publisher: Taylor and Francis; September 13, 2023
- Language: English
- ISBN: 9780367752149
- ISBN: 9781000921984