Drugs and the Future

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  • Author : David J. Nutt
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 616 pages
  • ISBN : 9780080467740
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Drugs and the Future

Drugs and the Future
  • Author : David J. Nutt,Trevor W. Robbins,Gerald V. Stimson,Martin Ince,Andrew Jackson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 11 December 2006
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Drugs and the Future presents 13 reviews collected to present the new advances in all areas of addiction research, including knowledge gained from mapping the human genome, the improved understanding of brain pathways and functions that are stimulated by addictive drugs, experimental and clinical psychology approaches to addiction and treatment, as well as both ethical considerations and social policy. The book also includes chapters on the history of addictive substances and some personal narratives of addiction. Introduced by Sir David King,

Medicinal Plants of the Asia Pacific

Medicinal Plants of the Asia Pacific
  • Author : Christophe Wiart
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release : 11 January 2006
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' This invaluable book provides a readable, introductory text to the fascinating subject of drug discovery from the medicinal plants of Asia-Pacific. A carefully designed layout presents more than 400 medicinal plants, and includes description of compound structure, molecular properties, pharmacology and clinical uses. With its broad scope and extensive compound listings, this is a premier reference source for natural products research using a pharmacological approach. Starting from a collection of plants in the rainforests of Asia-Pacific, Wiart shows how the present

The Future of Drug Discovery

The Future of Drug Discovery
  • Author : Tamas Bartfai,Graham V. Lees
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 May 2013
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The Future of Drug Discovery: Who decides which diseases to treat? provides a timely and detailed look at the efforts of the pharmaceutical industry and how they relate, or should relate, to societal needs. The authors posit that as a result of increasing risk aversion and accelerated savings in research and development, the industry is not developing drugs for increasingly prevalent diseases, such as Alzheimer’s disease, untreatable pain, antibiotics and more. This book carefully exposes the gap between the

Undoing Drugs

Undoing Drugs
  • Author : Maia Szalavitz
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 27 July 2021
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Journalist and New York Times bestselling author tackles the revolutionary concept of harm reduction, how it can transform the treatment of addiction, and how it holds the potential to revolutionize our treatment of behavioral and societal issues. In her New York Times bestseller Unbroken Brain, journalist Maia Szalavitz took an unflinching look at addiction, challenging the idea of the "broken brain" to offer a groundbreaking perspective on addiction as a learning disorder. Now she turns her keen eye and narrative

The Future of Pharmaceutical Product Development and Research

The Future of Pharmaceutical Product Development and Research
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 August 2020
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The Future of Pharmaceutical Product Development and Research examines the latest developments in the pharmaceutical sciences, also highlighting key developments, research and future opportunities. Written by experts in the field, this volume in the Advances in Pharmaceutical Product Development and Research series deepens our understanding of the product development phase of drug discovery and drug development. Each chapter covers fundamental principles, advanced methodologies and technologies employed by pharmaceutical scientists, researchers and the pharmaceutical industry. The book focuses on excipients, radiopharmaceuticals,

Technology and the Future of Health Care

Technology and the Future of Health Care
  • Author : David Ellis
  • Publisher : Jossey-Bass
  • Release : 26 January 2000
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An AHA Press/Jossey-Bass Resource Technology and the Future of Health Care brings together a remarkable group of health care visionaries who have identified and begun to analyze which trAnds and technological advances will likely shape and inform the next generation of medicine, From fundamental advances in computing and administration, research , nursing, and patient care delivery to noninvasive surgery, biomolecular therapies, bionics, and beyond, this ground-breaking book offers professional, executive-level insight into topics that until recently existed only in the

Drugs Policy

Drugs Policy
  • Author : Russell Walter Fox,Ian Mathews
  • Publisher : Wm Gaunt & Sons
  • Release : 06 May 1992
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This is an analysis of the political, economic and social imperatives behind the banning of some drugs and tolerance of others. The authors of this book contend that Australian drugs laws are futile, wrong in principle and productive of much harm and propose radical changes.

The Future of Drug Safety

The Future of Drug Safety
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice,Committee on the Assessment of the US Drug Safety System
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 27 February 2007
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In the wake of publicity and congressional attention to drug safety issues, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requested the Institute of Medicine assess the drug safety system. The committee reported that a lack of clear regulatory authority, chronic underfunding, organizational problems, and a scarcity of post-approval data about drugs' risks and benefits have hampered the FDA's ability to evaluate and address the safety of prescription drugs after they have reached the market. Noting that resources and therefore efforts to