Traditional face to face modality
know the drugs directly and indirectly related with the practice of dietistic and understand the implications of drug therapy of systemic diseases
student has to know the drugs directly and indirectly related with the practice of dietistic and understand the implications of drug therapy of systemic diseases
Mary J. Mycek Richard A. Harvey Pamela C. Chempe – Farmacologia – Casa Editrice Zanichelli
Quiz with multiple choice
GENERAL PHARMACOLOGY: General information on drugs. Pharmacodynamics: Pharmacological action, mechanisms of action of drugs. Pharmacokinetics: general concepts relating to the physical-chemical properties of the drugs, absorption, distribution, metabolism, elimination, pharmacokinetic parameters. Factors of variability of drug response: factors related to the drug, factors inherent to the patient, drug interactions, food interactions.
CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR PHARMACOLOGY: Receptors and signal transduction. Classes of receptors: membrane receptors, intracellular receptors.
DRUGS OF THE DIGESTIVE SYSTEM: Inhibitors of acid secretion, gastric mucosal protective and anti-ulcer.
DRUGS OF INFLAMMATION: Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs.
DRUGS OF THE METABOLISM: Drugs acting on glucose homeostasis, hypoglycemic drugs. Drugs acting on lipide homeostasis.