AAPS Advances in the Pharmaceutical Sciences Series

Developing Drug Products in an Aging Society

From Concept to Prescribing

Editors: Stegemann, Sven (Ed.)

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  • ​Focuses on drug product development and prescribing for older patients from a multidisciplinary and global perspective
  • Provides practical guidelines for developing drugs for this population
  • Discusses regulatory pathways for medicines for older patients
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About this book

This book aims to address the major aspects of future drug product development and therapy for older adults, giving practical guidance for the rational product and clinical development and prescribing of drug products to this ever growing segment of the population. With authors coming from key “aging” markets such as Europe, the USA, China and Japan, the book will provide valuable information for students, scientists, regulators, practitioners, and other healthcare professionals from academia, industry and regulatory bodies.

About the authors

Sven Stegemann is the endowed professor for Patient-Centric Drug Product Design and Manufacturing at the Graz University of Technology and Director of Pharmaceutical Business Development at Capsugel. He is scientist, professor and advocate for multidisciplinary research on patient-centric drug products and affordable medicines. Prof. Stegemann trains the next generation of pharmaceutical scientists. His professional experience spans all stages of drug development and manufacturing--from early development through commercial manufacturing.His passion and research led him to found the Geriatric Medicine Society e.V. in 2009, a multidisciplinary network that aims to facilitate the development of age-appropriate medicines that older patients can easily and safely take. He also serves in various organizations as chairman or committee member to progress pharmaceutical sciences.He has established a focus group on patient-centric drug development through the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS).As This is integral to improving the quality of life of patients in the future.He has spoken at innumerable conferences around the world on patient-centric drug delivery, pharmaceutical product development for special patient populations, multiparticulate technologies, adherence, geriatric drug delivery, quality by design and added value generics.

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“This book reviews a wide range of topics related to drug development for an aging population … . The intended audience includes practitioners and/or researchers interested in sharing multidisciplinary knowledge, research, and practice expertise to fill existing knowledge gaps in order to improve drug product development for older, very old, multimorbid, and frail individuals.” (Susan K. Romann, Doody's Book Reviews, February, 2017)


Table of contents (38 chapters)

  • Healthcare Provisions in an Aging Society: U.S. Perspective

    Karikkineth, Ajoy C.

    Pages 3-21

  • Healthcare Provision in an Aging Society—The European Perspective

    Crome, Peter (et al.)

    Pages 23-44

  • Healthcare Provisions in the Aging Society: Japanese Perspectives

    Muramatsu, Naoko

    Pages 45-57

  • Old, Very Old and Frail

    Baeyens, Jean-Pierre

    Pages 61-66

  • Age and the Process of Aging

    Jansen, Paul A. F.

    Pages 67-86

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eBook $219.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-43099-7
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Hardcover $279.99
price for USA in USD
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $279.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-82738-4
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Developing Drug Products in an Aging Society
Book Subtitle
From Concept to Prescribing
Editors
  • Sven Stegemann
Series Title
AAPS Advances in the Pharmaceutical Sciences Series
Series Volume
24
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-43099-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-43099-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-43097-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-82738-4
Series ISSN
2210-7371
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 771
Number of Illustrations
11 b/w illustrations, 85 illustrations in colour
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