1 Drug Absorption, Distribution and Elimination.
3 Drug Action.
4 Drug Interaction.
5 Variability in Drug Response.
6 Adverse Drug Reactions.
7 Intravenous Anaesthetic Agents.
8 Inhalational Anaesthetic Agents.
9 Local Anaesthetics.
10 Drugs that act on the Neuromuscular Junction.
11 Analgesic Drugs.
12 Drugs used in Premedication and Antiemetic Agents.
13 Drugs and the Autonomic Nervous System.
14 Antihypertensive Agents: Drugs that Are Used to Induce Hypotension.
15 Antiarrhythmic and Antianginal Drugs.
16 Antiplatelet Drugs, Anticoagulants and Fibrinolytic Agents.
17 Corticosteroids and Hypoglycaemic Agents.
● Every chapter in this new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated
● Includes an additional chapter on adverse drug reactions
● Features the structures of many commonly used agents, with their sites of isomerism, when appropriate, for ease of reference
● Recommended International Non-proprietary Names (rINNs) are generally used for generic agents, although preference has been given to the current nomenclature for adrenaline and noradrenaline