Introduction To Pharmacokinetics

This package provides an introduction to the following pharmacokinetic parameters:

  • Half-Life (t1/2)
  • Elimination Rate Constant (k)
  • Area Under The Concentration-Time Curve (AUC)
  • Total Body Clearance (TBC)
  • Volume Of Distribution (Vd)
  • Bioavailability (F)
  • Absorption Rate Constant (ka)

The package uses semilogarithmic graphs to discuss the effects of parameters and to calculate the value of parameters. The package therefore also covers methods which will help the user to interpret the graphs correctly.

This package also contains an Assessment module with MCQs.

Product Code: COP003

Price: £300.00 p.a. (per institution)

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