Neurological drugs and opioids for pain management
Doggrell, Sheila (2012) Neurological drugs and opioids for pain management. In Doggrell, Sheila (Ed.) Pharmacology in One semester.
20.1 Epilepsy and an introduction to drugs used to treat 20.1.1 Introduction to epilepsy 20.1.2 Treatment of partial seizures 20.1.3 Treatment of generalised seizures 20.1.4 Treatment of status epilepticus 20.2 Neurodegenerative disorders; principles of treatment 20.2.1 Introduction to neurodegenerative disorders 20.2.2 Parkinson’s disease 18.104.22.168 Introduction to Parkinson’s disease 22.214.171.124 Dopaminergic system 126.96.36.199 Treatment to enhance the dopaminergic system 188.8.131.52 Treatment to inhibit the cholinergic system 20.2.3 Dementia/Alzheimer’s disease 184.108.40.206 Introduction to Alzheimer’s disease 220.127.116.11 Treatment of Alzheimer’s disease 20.2.4 Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 43.4.1 Introduction 43.4.2 Treatment 20.3. Pain and opioid analgesics 20.3.1 Introduction to pain and analgesia 20.3.2 Introduction to opioids 20.3.3 Tolerance and physical dependence 20.3.4 Effects of opioids 20.3.5 Agonists at opioid μ receptors 20.3.6 Toxicity to opioids
This section deals with the neurologic drugs. The neurologic drugs are used to treat epilepsy and neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s disease. The opioids for pain management are also discussed in this section.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Keywords:||neurologic drugs, Drugs for epilepsy, Neurodegenerative diseases - principles of treatment, Opioids, Parkinson's disease|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > PHARMACOLOGY AND PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES (111500)|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Biomedical Sciences
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2012 Sheila Doggrell|
|Deposited On:||20 Nov 2012 00:49|
|Last Modified:||28 Feb 2013 03:28|
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