535-0523-00L  Current topics in Pharmacology and Toxicology

SemesterSpring Semester 2019
LecturersU. Quitterer
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


535-0523-00 SAktuelle Themen aus Pharmakologie und Toxikologie Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers.1 hrs
Tue/209:45-11:30HCI J 3 »
U. Quitterer

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AbstractThe practical course complements the lectures on Pharmacology and Toxicology. The course is held in parallel to the lecture course during the spring semester.
ObjectiveGain in-depth knowledge of pharmacology and toxicology, and understand basic principles of pharmacotherapy.
ContentThe course presents selected topics of pharmacology and toxicology to understand principles of pharmacotherapy of major diseases. In frame of the course, students perform exercises.
Lecture notesA script is provided for each course. The script defines relevant knowledge for the exam in Pharmacology and Toxicology I/II.
LiteratureKlaus Aktories, Ulrich Förstermann, Franz Hofmann, Klaus Starke.
Allgemeine und spezielle Pharmakologie und Toxikologie.
12. Auflage, 1146 Seiten
Urban & Fischer Verlag/Elsevier GmbH,
ISBN-10: 3437425250; ISBN-13: 978-3437425257

The classic textbook on pharmacology:
Goodman & Gilman`s The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics.
Laurence Brunton, Björn Knollmann, Randa Hilal-Dandan
13th edition, 1440 pages
2017; McGraw - Hill Education
ISBN-10: 1259584739
ISBN-13: 978-1259584732
Prerequisites / NoticeVoraussetzungen: Abschluss Grundstudium

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits1 credit
ExaminersU. Quitterer
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationDie unbenotete Semesterleistung wird in Form von Übungen erbracht, die bestanden werden müssen.

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DAS Preparation for the Swiss Federal Examination in PharmacyFirst Series of Courses (Group A)OInformation
Pharmaceutical Sciences BachelorThird Year Core SubjectsOInformation