Обложка книги Antirheumatic Therapy: Actions and Outcomes (Progress in Inflammation Research)

Antirheumatic Therapy: Actions and Outcomes (Progress in Inflammation Research)

ISBN: 3764365951;
Издательство: Birkhauser
Страниц: 343

Book DescriptionThis book gives a comprehensive overview of disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs). The introductory general chapters deal with the chemistry of DMARDs, their use in therapy, pharmacoeconomics, and a survey of opinion leaders in the field; the following specific chapters characterize each agent with regard to mechanism of action, therapy, pharmacology, efficacy, toxicity, and monitoring. For each agent some background is given, recent developments and influence of the treatment onpatients` quality of life and long-term outcomes are presented.