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ENT Sorted out Send Ups SEQs
Here are some helpful Questions of ENT Send Ups from different Medical Colleges. We aim to provide valuable study stuff and resources. Feel free to contact us with any queries. Read More…
Obesity may be defined as an abnormal growth of adipose tissue due to an enlargement of fat cells or an increase in the fat cell number or a combination of both. Read More…
Diabetes is a heterogenous group of diseases characterized by a state of chronic hyperglycemia, resulting from diversity of etiologies. The underlying cause is the defective production or action of insulin, a hormone that controls glucose, fat and amino acid metabolism. It is a long term disease with variable clinical manifestations.
UHS Paper of Pharmacology for M.B.B.S 2nd Professional 2011 (Questions)
a) What is receptor? Explain briefly the concept of Spare Receptors with examples. Read More…
All About Noise (Basic Facts You Need Know)
Noise is defined as wrong sound in wrong place and at wrong times. Noise is created when an object vibrates. Read More…
“Housing” in the modern concept includes not only the “physical structure” for providing protection and shelter but also includes the immediate surrounding and related community services and facilities. Read More…
Concept Of Disease Control
What Is Disease Control?
Disease Control is the term used to describe operation or activities with the aims; Read More…
An Introduction To Pharmacology
The word “Pharmacology” is Greek in origin derived from two Greek words i-e “Pharmakon” meanings “poison” in classic Greek & “drug” in modern Greek & “Logia” meanings “study of” or “knowledge of”. So it can be defined as;
“The knowledge of drugs or chemicals.”
“The knowledge concerned with the action of chemicals on biologic system.”
“The branch of medicine & biology that is concerned with drug action or it’s interaction with living organisms that affect normal or abnormal biochemical functions.”
One point should be cleared that if the drug or chemical has medicinal properties, the study would be considered as “Pharmaceutics” & acting substances as “Pharmaceuticals”.
The branch concerned with clinical practice is “Medical Pharmacology” which is defined as;
“The area of pharmacology concerned with use of chemicals or drugs in the prevention, diagnosis & treatment of diseases especially in humans.”
“Science of drugs including their origin, composition, pharmacokinetics,
pharmacodynamics, therapeutic use, and toxicology.”
Branches In Pharmacology
The main branches in Pharmacology include;
1. Medical Pharmacology / Clinical Pharmacology
13. Theoretical Pharmacology
14. Behavioral Pharmacology
16. Environmental Pharmacology
18. Comparative Pharmacology
19. Animal Pharmacology
Drugs & Chemicals
Any substance which has effect when administered into the body & isn’t the food is called Chemical.
Any substance which has medicinal, intoxicating or other effects used in therapy when administered into the body & isn’t the food is drug.
Staphylococcus aureus is the non-motile, non-spore forming bacterium that is a member of the Firmicutes, and is frequently found in the human respiratory tract and on the skin.
What Are Sedative Hypnotic Drugs?
“Sedative Hypnotic Drugs are chemically heterogeneous class of drugs which produce dose dependent CNS depressant effects Read More…
“Asthma is a disease characterized by airway inflammation & episodic reversible bronchospasm.”
What Is The Pathophysiology of Asthma?
Bronchoconstriction is associated with asthma & the immediate cause of it is the release of Read More…