5 edition of Pharmacology of Aging Processes found in the catalog.
by New York Academy of Sciences
Written in English
|Contributions||Kenichi Kitani (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||350|
This thorough revision of a well-established text presents essential information on the neurobiology of aging. There are new chapters on competency and ethics, problems of daily living, psychopharmacology, and stability and falls. Written in a accessible style, this book will be invaluable to clinicians and neurologists who treat elderly patients. Currently, anti-aging pharmacology is a rapidly developing discipline. It is a preventive field of health care, as opposed to conventional medicine which focuses on Cited by:
A medical assistant is explaining to an older adult patient that she will require a lower dosage of a medication than a younger adult. The medical assistant should explain that the difference in dosage is primarily because of an effect that aging has on which the following pharmacokinetics processes? a. Absorption b. Distribution c. Metabolism. Population aging evokes doomsday economic and sociological prognostication, despite a minority of older people suffering significant dependency and the potential for advances in therapeutics of age-related disease and primary aging. Biological aging processes are linked mechanistically to altered drug handling, altered physiological reserve, and pharmacodynamic by:
Ecology refers to the study of natural systems, emphasizing the interdependence of one element in a system on every other element. We will consider the ecology of aging in terms of the adaptation of man to his environment and his alteration of the environment as part of the process of human adaptation. The aging process itself can be seen as one of continual adaptation: adaptation both to the Cited by: Metabolism is the process by which drugs are chemically altered to make them sufficiently water-soluble for excretion in urine or faeces (via the biliary tract). Metabolism occurs in a variety of body organs and tissues, but chiefly in the liver, gut wall, kidney and skin. Excretion is the process by which drugs leave the body. Drugs that are.
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Because of the special needs of older patients, physicians, geriatricians, health providers, and researchers must know how the aging process changes the pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic properties. Graydon, Shari, I Feel Great About By Hands: And Other Unexpected Joys of Aging Green, Brent, Generation Reinvention Grossman, l, Coming to Terms with Aging Hanson, Amy, Baby Boomers and Beyond: Tapping the Ministry Talents and Passions of Adults over 50 Heilbrun, Carolyn G., The Last Gift of Time:Life Beyond Sixty; Hill, Robert D, Seven Strategies for Positive Aging.
Absorption - A major variable in absorption is the route of administration of the drug. Oral absorption takes place as drug particles move from the GI tract (stomach and small intestine) to body fluids. Any GI disturbances (e.g., vomiting, diarrhea) affect drug absorption.
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