clinical pharmacology


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clin·i·cal phar·ma·col·o·gy

the branch of pharmacology concerned with the pharmacology of therapeutic agents in the prevention, treatment, and control of disease in humans.

clinical pharmacology

The science that studies the characteristics, effects, properties, reactions and uses of drugs—especially their therapeutic effect in humans—including toxicology, safety, pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics.

clin·i·cal phar·ma·col·o·gy

(klini-kăl fahrmă-kolŏ-jē)
Branch of pharmacology concerned with the pharmacology of therapeutic agents.
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Unfinished business: Clinical pharmacology and world health.
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