PHM 322 – PHARMACOLOGY

Course lecturer :

Samia Mohamed
Mohamed Ali

Course assistant :

Course objectives :

After completing this course, students should be able to:
• Describe the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of essential and commonly used drugs in general and in dentistry in particular.
• Tailor the use of appropriate drugs in disease with consideration to its cost, efficacy, and safety for individual and mass therapy needs.
• Indicate special care in prescribing common and essential drugs in special medical situations.
• Integrate the rational drug therapy in clinical pharmacology.

Course description :

1. Mycek MJ, Harvey RA. Lippincott\’s Illustrated Reviews: Pharmacology, 5th ed. Lippincott-Raven 2012

Course assessment :

1- Participation (40 marks): During tutorial sections, the students will be evaluated through: . Group discussion . MCQ questions . Assignments . Problem solving . Oral exam
2- Quiz exam (20 marks)
3- Mid-Term exam (40 marks)
4- Final written exam (100 marks)

Recommended text books :

1. Mycek MJ, Harvey RA. Lippincott\’s Illustrated Reviews: Pharmacology, 5th ed. Lippincott-Raven 2012 2.Katzung BG. Basic and Clinical pharmacology 12th ed. Appleton & Lange 2012

Recommended refrences :

2.Katzung BG. Basic and Clinical pharmacology 12th ed. Appleton & Lange 2012