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Alcohol

Leslie L. Iversen, Susan D. Iversen, Floyd E. Bloom and Robert H. Roth.

in Introduction to Neuropsychopharmacology

January 2009; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Pharmacology. 5879 words.

When textbooks of chemistry describe alcohol, they refer to any organic compound consisting of carbon and hydrogen in which the hydroxyl group -OH is attached to the carbon atom. When...

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Alsop [Alsopp], Thomas (d. 1558), apothecary

John Bennell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Pharmacology. 1294 words.

Alsop [Alsopp], Thomas (d. 1558), apothecary, is thought to have been connected with the Alsop family of Alsop (now Alsop-en-le-Dale) chapelry in Ashbourne, Derbyshire, but his parentage...

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Amino Acid Neurotransmitters

Leslie L. Iversen, Susan D. Iversen, Floyd E. Bloom and Robert H. Roth.

in Introduction to Neuropsychopharmacology

January 2009; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Pharmacology. 14703 words.

On the basis of their functional actions, amino acid transmitters have been divided into two general categories: excitatory amino acid transmitters (glutamate [Glu], aspartate [Asp],...

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Analgosedation and Neuromuscular Blockers

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks and Sarah L. Clark.

in Neurocritical Care Pharmacotherapy

April 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology. 3881 words.

Sedation is beneficial to many restless patients but it may prolong the length of stay in the intensive care unit, prolong time on the ventilator, and have negative effects on the...

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Anaphylaxis

Philip Wiffen, Marc Mitchell, Melanie Snelling and Nicola Stoner.

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pharmacy

June 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology. 1440 words.

This chapter outlines information relevant to pharmacists and other healthcare professionals related to anaphylaxis. Signs and symptoms are discussed and guidance given on recognizing...

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Anaphylaxis

Philip Wiffen, Marc Mitchell, Melanie Snelling and Nicola Stoner.

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pharmacy

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology. 1222 words.

Symptoms and signs of anaphylaxis 26

Treatment of anaphylaxis 28

Prevention of anaphylaxis 31

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Anderson, Patrick (1579/80–c. 1660), physician and manufacturer of patent medicines

T. A. B. Corley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Medicine and Health; Pharmacology. 840 words.

Anderson, Patrick (1579/80–c. 1660), physician and manufacturer of patent medicines, was born in Scotland. By 1618, when his first work appeared, he was already an established physician in...

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Annual adverse event profiles after clopidogrel, prasugrel, and ticagrelor in the Food and Drug Administration Adverse Event Reporting System

Vasily Cherepanov, Seth D Fortmann, Moo Hyun Kim, Thomas A Marciniak, Oleg Litvinov, Kyryl Mihalev and Victor L Serebruany.

in European Heart Journal – Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy

April 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Cardiovascular Medicine; Pharmacology. 1982 words.

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Antibiotic stewardship and the multi-professional antimicrobial management team

Roger Finch, Peter Davey, Mark Wilcox and William Irving.

in Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

January 2012; p ublished online November 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology; Infectious Diseases; Medical Microbiology and Virology. 5439 words.

Chapter 20 covers antibiotic stewardship and the multi-professional antimicrobial management team, including medical and non-medical prescribers, measurement of use, longitudinal...

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Antibiotics in palliative care

Max Watson, Caroline Lucas, Andrew Hoy and Jo Wells.

in Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care

June 2009; p ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Pharmacology. 860 words.

This chapter covers antibiotics in palliative care, including the aim of antibiotic guidance, generic severity considerations, cultures, and other important considerations.

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