: Jeffrey Kenneth AronsonНазвание
: Meyler's Side Effects of Drugs: The International Encyclopedia of Adverse Drug Reactions and Interactions, 15th EditionИздательство
: Elsevier ScienceГод
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“Primum non nocere"—in the first place, do no harm—is often cited as one of the foundation stones of sound medical care, yet its origin is uncertain. Hippocrates? There are some who will tell you so; but the phrase is not a part of the Hippocratic Oath, and the Father of Medicine wrote in any case in his native Greek. The ability to do good with the help of medicines has developed immensely within the last century, but with it has come the need to keep a watchful eye on the possibility of inflicting harm on the way.
This account has to meet this challenge. Each article contains detailed and authoritative information about the adverse effects of each drug, with comprehensive references to the primary literature making this a must have for any academic or medical library, pharmacologist, regulatory organization, hospital dispensary or pharmaceutical company.