ISBN : 9781632396754
Publisher : mlbooksinternational
Language : English
Category : Pharmaceutical Sciences
Publication Year : 2016
Price : USD 155.00
Description : This book elucidates new techniques and applications of pharmaceutical science in a multidisciplinary approach. It discusses the fundamentals as well as modern approaches of this field. Pharmaceutical science is an interdisciplinary field that has elements of chemometrics, mathematics, epidemiology, statistics, physics, chemical engineering, chemistry and biology. It mainly deals with the composition, manufacturing, delivery, and disposal of drugs. Clinical pharmacy, compounding pharmacy, pharmaceutics, medicinal chemistry, pharmacotherapy, pharmacokinetics, clinical pharmacology, pharmacogenetics, pharmacogenomics, toxicology are some of the topics discussed in this extensive book. Such selected concepts that redefine the field of pharmaceutical science have been presented herein. In this book, using case studies and examples, constant effort has been made to make the understanding of the difficult concepts as easy and informative as possible, for the readers.
Author's Description :
Sean Boyd holds a PhD in pharmaceutical sciences from the College of Pharmacy, Washington State University, United States. He is an assistant professor of pharmacology in a public research university in New York, US. His research interests in pharmaceutical sciences encompass pharmacotherapy, pharmacogenetics and pharmacokinetics. Boyd has authored and edited a number of articles, journal papers and major book chapters in the field of pharmaceutical sciences.