535-0522-00L  Pharmacology and Toxicology II

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



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
535-0522-00 VPharmakologie und Toxikologie II2 hrs
Tue07:45-09:30HCI J 7 »
U. Quitterer

Catalogue data

AbstractThe two-semester lecture course will provide a basic understanding of mechanisms of drug action, pharmacological properties and therapeutic uses of important classes of drugs. The lectures are intended for students of pharmacy and health sciences.
ObjectiveThe lectures will provide a comprehensive survey of pharmacology and toxicology. Special emphasis is placed on the interrelationship between pharmacological, pathophysiological and clinical aspects.
ContentTopics include disease-relevant macroscopic, microscopic, pathobiochemical and functional disturbances of specific organs and organ systems. The lectures integrate disease pathology with mechanisms of drug action, usage, pharmacokinetics, side effects, toxicology, contraindications and dosage of relevant drug classes. Basic principles of clinical pharmacology and pharmacotherapy will be covered.
Lecture notesA script is provided for each lecture, which contains major contents of the lecture and defines exam-relevant topics. The scripts do not replace the lectures.
LiteratureKlaus Aktories, Ulrich Förstermann, Franz Hofmann, Klaus Starke.
Allgemeine und spezielle Pharmakologie und Toxikologie.
12. Auflage, 1146 Seiten
2017
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 / NoticeAbschluss Grundstudium.

Gleichzeitiger oder vorgängiger Besuch des Seminars 535-0523-00 Aktuelle Themen aus Pharmakologie und Toxikologie ist dringend empfohlen.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a two-semester course together with 535-0521-00L Pharmacology and Toxicology I
For programme regulationsBachelor's Degree Programme in Pharmaceutical Sciences 2013; Version 30.06.2020
Diploma of Advanced Studies Preparation for the Swiss Federal Examination in Pharmacy 2017
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersU. Quitterer
Typesession examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Admission requirementErfolgreicher Abschluss des Seminars 535-0523-00 Aktuelle Themen aus Pharmakologie und Toxikologie ist dringend empfohlen.
Mode of examinationwritten 60 minutes
Written aidsEs sind keine Hilfsmittel erlaubt.
Performance assessment as a semester course (other programmes)
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersU. Quitterer
Typesession examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Admission requirementErfolgreicher Abschluss des Seminars 535-0523-00 Aktuelle Themen aus Pharmakologie und Toxikologie ist dringend empfohlen.
Mode of examinationwritten 60 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationEs wird in der Regel der Jahreskurs geprüft.
Written aidsEs sind keine Hilfsmittel erlaubt.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

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