Pharmacology & Toxicology

Pharmacology & Toxicology Instruction

A First Course in Pharmacokinetics and Biopharmaceutics: This Oklahoma University Pharmacology course includes detailed information, explanations, diagrams, homework sets and exams.

Cardiovascular Pharmacology Concepts: This educational site provides general pharmacologic principles, the mechanisms of action of cardiovascular drugs, and the rationale for drug use. The content emphasizes the biophysical, biochemical, and cellular basis for drug therapy which can be accessed by clicking on the tutorials, clinical disorders and therapeutic classes located in the left column.

Free Lectures: Lectures on Demand provided to ASPET members: ASPETs Division of Cardiovascular Pharmacology created a menu of PowerPoint lectures on topics in cardiovascular pharmacology/physiology. Many of these lectures were presentations of ASPET members for their own students and are sharing their work with others. Educators are able to download these lectures and modify them as needed for their educational purposes.

The American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET): The Division for Pharmacology Education (DPE) primarily focuses on pharmacology teaching and facilitating the development of educational skills. The site provides a huge list of databases, publications, organizations and other resources.

Problem Sets in Pharmacology: Six problem sets plus an extensive glossary of pharmacology terms and symbols are provided by Boston University Medical School.

Hyper Heart Animations created for Pharmacology Class: Hyper Heart, a teaching tool developed for a pharmacology course, includes blood flow, aortic/ventricular volumes and pressures that are present in a normal cardiac cycle. (Large Databases-Knowledge Weavers, Pharmacology and Cardiology) (Pop-ups need to be unblocked in order to view tutorial information. Also right click and choose play to view the heart at work.)

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National Institute of General Medical Sciences: Medicines By Design: Chapter 1 The ABCs of Pharmacology: An NIH website providing an on-line pharmacology book of information which includes illustrations and explanations. In addition to Chapter 1 focusing on the ABCs of Pharmacology, other chapters focus on molecules to medicine and other topics that are related to pharmacology.

Merck Manual: The site for the Merck Manual provides short descriptions of concepts of Pharmacotherapy, Pharmacodynamics, and Pharmacokinetics.

Regulators and receptors of the complement system: This UPTODATE site reviews the regulation of the complement system and the complement pathways.

Downloadable drug reference: For the latest medical PDA News and Updates.

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American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET): A resource for medical educators and all pharmacologists.

Cardiovascular Pharmacology Division of ASPET: Cardiovascular lectures are provided to members.

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Michigan State University's Pharmacology & Toxicology Resources

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology:

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