Wiley Handbook of Current and Emerging Drug Therapies

Wiley Handbook of Current and Emerging Drug Therapies

Online ISBN: 9780470041000

DOI: 10.1002/9780470041000

About this Book

The Wiley Handbook of Current and Emerging Drug Therapies is an authoritative, primary reference tailored to meet the needs of researchers, graduate students and practitioners dealing with numerous biomedical applications, especially in the fields of therapeutics, pharmacology, and drug discovery and delivery. No other resource focuses on drug discovery and pharmaceutical research from this unique perspective, combining scientific and business aspects of today’s biotechnology.

Key Features

  • Addresses more than 60 of the most important diseases and indications in every major therapeutic area
  • Connects specific drugs and treatments with diseases and indications
  • Information this accessible, comprehensive and current is not available anywhere else
  • Includes detailed discussions of etiology and pathophysiology
  • Exhaustive analysis of drug treatments and therapies currently approved, and those in the development pipeline
  • Major overview chapters on drug discovery and clinical trials
  • Content thoroughly reviewed by scientific and clinical experts
  • Topical essays focusing on key research areas and emerging markets, such as pharmacogenomics, theranostics, and biodefense
  • Over 1,000 illustrations, including many chemical structures
  • Index of drug names
  • Also available in eight print volumes

Complete Listing of Diseases and Indications:

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Acute Heart Failure
  • Chronic Heart Failure
  • Hypertension
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Post-Myocardial Infarction
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Venous Thromboembolism
  • Acute Ischemic Stroke
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Epilepsy
  • Insomnia
  • Major Depression
  • Migraine Prophylaxis
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Minor Depression
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Schizophrenia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Stress Urinary Incontinence
  • Urge Urinary Incontinence
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Asthma
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Psoriasis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Acute Exacerbations of Chronic Bronchitis
  • Community-Acquired Pneumonia
  • Complicated Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
  • Hepatitis C
  • Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Aggressive Non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)
  • Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Malignant Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Small-Cell Lung Cancer
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Chronic Lower Back Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease