Accession Number : AD0751881

Title :   Selected Topics in Laboratory Animal Medicine. Volume VI. Pharmacology.

Descriptive Note : Aeromedical Review,

Corporate Author : SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX

Personal Author(s) : Pryor,William H. , Jr. ; Carter,Vernon L. , Jr

Report Date : NOV 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The review discusses the importance of pharmacology to the laboratory animal clinician. Drug metabolism and enzyme induction, species differences in drug response, and drug effects are discussed in relation to research animal medicine. Specific examples are given of drug effects or interactions that are encountered when using anesthetics and chemotherapeutic agents. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*VETERINARY MEDICINE, LABORATORY ANIMALS), (*PHARMACOLOGY, LABORATORY ANIMALS), DRUGS, METABOLISM, ENZYMES, CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC AGENTS, ANESTHETICS

Subject Categories : Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE