Αfter completing the course students can understand the basic concepts of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, as well as the mechanism of action, clinical relevance, indications, efficacy, contra-indications, adverse reactions, drug-drug interactions, and toxicity of drugs affecting the pulmonary, endocrine, urinogential, musculoskeletal, gastrointestinal, and immune systems, as well as chemotherapeuticals, anti-inflammatory drugs, vitamins, trace elements and antidotes, in humans.
Course Content (Syllabus)
Pharmacology of the respiratory, endocrine, genital, musculoskeletal, urinary, gastrointestinal and immune systems, chemotherapy for cancer and for bacterial, virus, fungal and parasitic infections, skin pharmacology, vitamins, trace elements and antidotes, drug dependence, pharmacogenetics, pharmacogenomics and drug prescribing, in humans
systematic pharmacology, chemotherapy, indications, contraindications, mecahnism of action, pharmacokinetics, side effects, poisoning antidotes, pharmacogenetics
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. «Pharmacology» H.P. Rang, M.M. Dale, J.M. Ritter, P.K. Moore., Parisianou Medical Publications Ltd, 2005
2. «Pharmacology» C.V. Page, M.J. Gurtis. Paschalidis Publications Ltd, 2007
3. «Medical Pharmacology», Μ.Marselos, University of Ioannina, 2007