Pharmacotherapeutics Notes ER20 PDF

Chapter -1

Pharmacotherapeutics – Introduction, scope and objectives.
Rational use of Medicines, Evidence Based Medicine,
Essential Medicines List, Standard Treatment Guidelines
(STGs)

Chapter -2

Definition, etiopathogenesis, clinical manifestations, nonpharmacological and pharmacological management of the diseases associated with

(a) Cardiovascular System

  • Hypertension
  • Angina and Myocardial infarction
  • Hyperlipidaemia
  • Congestive Heart Failure

(b) Respiratory System

  • Asthma
  • COPD

(c) Endocrine System

  • Diabetes
  • Thyroid disorders- Hypo and Hyperthyroidism

(d) Central Nervous System

  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Stroke
  • Migraine