Cardiovascular and Renal Pharmacology

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13


Cardiovascular and Renal Pharmacology


Coauthored by Michael Barros, PharmD



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OUTLINE


Introduction


Hypertension


Factors That Control BP


Current Therapeutic Approach to Hypertension


Physiology of the Nephron


Filtration


Tubular Reabsorption


Tubular Secretion


Diuretics and Their Therapeutic Role


Agents for the Treatment of Hypertension


ACE Inhibitors


Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers


Calcium Channel Blockers


Adrenergic Agents


Direct-Acting Vasodilator Drugs


Heart Disease


HF and GDMT


Cardiac Workload


Neurohormonal Activation


ACE Inhibitors


Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers


Angiotensin Receptor-Neprilysin Inhibitor


Beta-Adrenergic Blockers


Aldosterone Antagonists


Hydralazine and Isosorbide Dinitrate


Cardiac Glycosides, Digoxin

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