Pharmacology for Medical Graduates, 4th Edition

Author:

Tara V Shanbhag

,

Smita Shenoy

Publisher:

Elsevier

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Publisher

Elsevier

Publication Year 2020
ISBN-13

9788131262597

ISBN-10 8131262596
Binding

Paperback

Edition Fourth Edition
Number of Pages 528 Pages
Language (English)
Dimensions (Cms) 24x16x2.5
Weight (grms) 740

The fourth edition of this book is thoroughly revised and updated in accordance with the syllabus of pharmacology recommended by the Medical Council of India. Following recent developments and advances in Pharmacology, the book provides factual, conceptual and applied aspects of the subject. It is designed to meet the needs of students pursuing undergraduate courses in medicine and also for the practicing doctors.



  • Format based upon the pattern followed by the examiners in framing questions in the exams – both theory and practical

  • Updated content with addition of specific description of drugs under short headings makes it easy to understand

  • Textual presentation in tabular format helps in quick reading and recall

  • Addition of new flowcharts, figures and tables to facilitate greater retention of knowledge

  • Supplementing text with simple diagrams, self-explanatory flow charts, tables and student friendly mnemonics

  • Point-wise presentation of information, useful for exam going UG students



  • Core competencies prescribed by the MCI are covered and competency codes are included in the text

  • Includes new topics on drug dosage forms and calculation of dosage of drugs

  • Addition of cardiovascular drug summary table for quick revision

Tara V Shanbhag

Tara V Shanbhag is Professor and Head at the Department of Pharmacology, Srinivas Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Mukka, Mangalore, Karnataka, India. She has a teaching experience of more than 30 years and has been an examiner to various universities. Dr Shanbhag is an honourable recipient of the ‘Good Teacher’ award. She has authored books on pharmacology and has to her credit several articles in national and international journals. Smita Shenoy is Additional Professor at the Department of Pharmacology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India. She has 13 years of teaching experience and has been an examiner to various universities. Dr Shenoy has been honoured with the ‘Good Teacher’ award. She has authored books on pharmacology and has published several articles in national and international journals. Veena Nayak is Associate Professor at the Department of Pharmacology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India. She has 10 years of teaching experience and has been an examiner to various universities. She is also a faculty and resource person at the Department of Medical Education, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal. She has authored books on pharmacology. Dr. Nayak has obtained ICMR grant for research and has published several articles in national and international journals

Smita Shenoy

Smita Shenoy is presently Additional Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka, India. She has 15 years of teaching experience and has been an examiner to various colleges and universities. She has been honoured with the ‘Good Teacher’ award. She is a PhD guide. She has authored books on pharmacology and has published several articles in national
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