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Percutaneous Penetration Enhancers Drug Penetration Into/Through the Skin

Methodology and General Considerations

Editors: Dragicevic, Nina, Maibach, Howard I. (Eds.)

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  • The most comprehensive reference on enhancement methods in the field of dermal/transdermal drug delivery, now in a mini-series format with five volumes Thorough description of both the best known and the most recently developed chemical and physical methods   
    Edited by a team of the most experienced scientists in the field   
    Invaluable for researchers, pharmaceutical scientists, practitioners, and students​

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About this book

Percutaneous Penetration Enhancers in a mini-series format comprising five volumes, represents the most comprehensive reference on enhancement methods – both well established and recently introduced – in the field of dermal/transdermal drug delivery. In detail the broad range of both chemical and physical methods used to enhance the skin delivery of drugs is described. All aspects of drug delivery and measurement of penetration are covered, and the latest findings are provided on skin structure and function, mathematics in skin permeation, and modern analytical techniques adapted to assess and measure penetration. In offering a detailed description of the methods currently in use for penetration enhancement, this book will be of value for researchers, pharmaceutical scientists, practitioners, students and dermatological scientists or dermatologists​.

About the authors

Howard I. Maibach is Professor of Dermatology at the University of California, San Francisco. He is a leading authority in the fields of dermatotoxicology and dermatopharmacology, in which he has conducted much original research and written very extensively, with a total of more than 2,500 publications as lead or co-author. Professor Maibach has served on the editorial boards of more than 30 scientific journals and is a member of many professional societies, including the American Academy of Dermatology and the International Commission on Occupational Health. He has also been the recipient of numerous honors, both within the United States and overseas. Nina Dragićević-Ćurić graduated from the University of Belgrade, Faculty of Pharmacy in 1999 and subsequently obtained an MSc and a PhD (summa cum laude, Dr. rer. nat.) in Pharmaceutical Technology from the University of Belgrade and the Friedrich-Schiller University, Jena, respectively. Dr. Dragićević-Ćurić is an accredited Specialist in Pharmaceutical Technology. Since 2007 she has been responsible for the preparation of compounded drugs in pharmacies of the state pharmaceutical company “Apoteka Beograd” in Belgrade. She has published in a variety of international journals.

Table of contents (24 chapters)

Table of contents (24 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $189.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-662-53270-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $249.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-662-53268-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $249.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-662-57123-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Percutaneous Penetration Enhancers Drug Penetration Into/Through the Skin
Book Subtitle
Methodology and General Considerations
Editors
  • Nina Dragicevic
  • Howard I. Maibach
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-662-53270-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-662-53270-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-662-53268-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-57123-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 414
Number of Illustrations
76 b/w illustrations, 50 illustrations in colour
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