Everything practicing physicians and pharmacists need to know about drug therapy for cardiovascular disease.
critically acclaimed classic reference now in its third edition,
Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapeutics provides current information
regarding the contemporary use of all available cardiovascular
medications for adults and children. Strongly emphasizing the scientific
rationale behind the use of such therapies in cardiac disease, it
discusses new drugs and novel compounds that are under development and
may emerge as the cardiac therapies of the future. This edition also
addresses special considerations for drug therapy use in the elderly,
during pregnancy, and in those with hepatic or renal disease. A generous
assortment of tables, figures, and appendices guides readers in their
investigations of each drug group and various disease states.
This new third edition presents an in-depth discussion of:
discussions of how to utilize specific drugs for treatment of various
cardiovascular disorders and for the prevention of disease
included are 8 appendices that provide practical, hands-on information
on using drugs in clinical settings, including relevant pharmacokinetic
information, and practical drug prescribing information.
All updated with an accompanying website, Advances in Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapeutics www.cvpct3.com