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Basic and clinical pharmacology of autonomic drugs.
|Title||Basic and clinical pharmacology of autonomic drugs.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2012|
|Pagination||159-68; quiz 169|
|Date Published||2012 Winter|
Autonomic drugs are used clinically to either imitate or inhibit the normal functions of the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems. A large number of additional drug classes also interact with these systems to produce a stunning number of possible side effects. This article reviews the basic function of the autonomic nervous system and the various drug classes that act within these neural synapses.
|Alternate Journal||Anesth Prog|