Pharmacology Sentence Examples
The clinical uses of physostigmine are based upon the facts of its pharmacology, as above detailed.
These assertions, and the total inadequacy of the pharmacology of colchicum, as above detailed, to explain its specific therapeutic property, show that the secret of colchicum is as yet undiscovered.
Despite the general recognition of these facts, the pharmacology of colchicum has hitherto thrown no light on the pathology of gout, and the pathology of gout has thrown no light upon the manner in which colchicum exerts its unique influence upon this disease.
At the same time, the discovery of America, and increased intercourse with the East, by introducing a variety of new plants, greatly accelerated the progress both of botany and pharmacology.
Pharmacology And Therapeutics Of Zinc Compounds Zinc chloride is a powerful caustic, and is prepared with plaster of Paris in the form of sticks for destroying warts, &c. Its use for this purpose at the present day is, however, very rare, the knife or galvanocautery being preferred in most cases.Advertisement
The greater number of these substances are of considerable medicinal value; this aspect is treated generally in the article Pharmacology.
The motor nerves of the arteries, of the bladder and rectal sphincters, and also of the bronchi, are paralysed by atropine, but the nervous arrangements of those organs are highly complex and until they are further unravelled by physiologists, pharmacology will be unable to give much information which might be of great value in the employment of atropine.
The passage of the fluid is readily effected by negative pressure produced by an ordinary water exhaust-pump.The P Y Y effects of the filtrate are then tested by the methods used in pharmacology.
Systematic writers on the subject differ considerably in the exact meaning which they attach to the term pharmacology (41appaKov, a drug; Xayos, a discourse), some making it much more comprehensive than others.
Pharmacology is a branch of biology; it is also closely connected with pathology and bacteriology, for certain drugs produce structural as well as functional changes in the tissues, and in germ diseases the peculiar symptoms are caused by foreign substances (toxins) formed by the infective organisms present in the body.Advertisement
It is impossible also to dissociate pharmacology from clinical therapeutics; the former investigates the agents which are used in the treatment of disease, the latter is concerned with their remedial powers and the conditions under which they are to be used.
Hence the word "pharmaco-therapy" has come into use, and most of the newer standard textbooks combine together the consideration of pharmacology and therapeutics.
Pharmacology is also related to toxicology, as many remedial and other agents are more or less poisonous when given in large doses, but it does not include the detection, tests, and the other strictly medico-legal aspects of poisoning.
Pharmacology proper began as the result of the application of strictly experimental methods to physiology.
In 1873 the Archiv fiir experimentelle Pathologie and Pharmakologie first appeared, in 1895 the Archives Internationales de Pharmakodynamie, and in 1909 The Journal of Pharmacology and Therapeutics (published at Baltimore, U.S.A.), all of which are chiefly or entirely devoted to pharmacology.Advertisement
The close alliance between pharmacology, therapeutics and clinical medicine has induced many authors to treat the subject from a clinical point of view, while its relationships to chemistry and physiology have been utilized to elaborate a chemical and physiological classification respectively as the basis for systematic description.
He first joined the RVC from veterinary practice in April 1995 to undertake a PhD in Veterinary Pharmacology in the field of equine laminitis.
She is a pharmacist by first degree but has been involved in teaching pharmacology to postgraduates and undergraduates for over 30 years.
Philip Woodland - obtained a BSc with Honors having studied pharmacology with Basic Medical Science.
For many applications, including pharmacology, the two enantiomers need to be separated, which is not a simple process.Advertisement
Derby is currently the only accredited center for training in pediatric clinical pharmacology within the UK.
In recent years, fewer doctors are being trained in clinical pharmacology.
In the final year, you focus on analytical science biotechnology medicinal chemistry molecular pharmacology.
Teaching The Department teaches veterinary Biology to BVSc students during their first two years of their course, and also veterinary pharmacology.
A really interesting bit of basic pharmacology, which for most of us will be a bit academic.Advertisement
The term "herb" is also used of those herbaceous plants, which possess certain properties, and are used for medicinal purposes, for flavouring or garnishing in cooking, and also for perfumes (see Horticulture and Pharmacology).
This type of engineering involves the use of biological substances and the application of engineering principles to the fields of protein chemistry, immunology, molecular biology, cytology, pharmacology, microbiology and biochemistry.
Toxicology-The branch of medical pharmacology dealing with the detection, effects, and antidotes of poisons.
A research article done by BMC Pharmacology suggests that animal studies show green tea intake to have an antidiabetic effect with a possible antihyperglycemic effect.
In consequence, from the time of Magendie pharmacology may be said to have been put on a more exact basis.
At the present day most textbooks dealing with medicinal agents and treatment devote a large part of their space to pharmacology, and a corresponding change has taken place in the teaching of the subject in universities and medical schools.