The term biologic pharmaceutical agents is used to define compounds that are naturally occurring physiologic substances or synthetic variations of naturally occurring substances that have been adapted to therapeutic uses. This article reviews the pharmacologic mechanisms, actions, toxicity, and drug interactions of a number of examples from this important group of therapeutic agents.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||17|
|Journal||Critical Care Clinics|
|State||Published - 1991|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine