- The study of the properties of drugs and their effects on living organisms. The knowledge of the action of drugs has been consolidated and systematised in a number of distinct learned traditions from the ancient world to modern pharmacology which is characterised by systematic experimental and clinical investigation for disease treatment.
- Martin, Ruse & Holmes 1996
- Sturdy 2000b
- Katsiadakis Helen (AA)
- Mergoupi-Savaidou Eirini (AA)
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