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A simple cost-saving measure: 2.5% mafenide acetate solution

Journal of Burn Care & Research : Official Publication of the American Burn Association

Sep 18, 2013

Amir IbrahimJeremy Goverman

Abstract

The optimal concentration of mafenide acetate solution for use in the treatment of burns is unknown. Despite data supporting the use of a 2.5% solution, 5% formulation is traditionally used, and has been the highest-costing medication on formulary. The aim of the current study is to eva...read more

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Transcription Initiation
Adverse Event
Teens
Sulfamylon
Microbicides, Topical
Mafenide Acetate
Cost Savings
Retrospective Studies
Bacteremia
Burn Injury
1
18
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A simple cost-saving measure: 2.5% mafenide acetate solution

Journal of Burn Care & Research : Official Publication of the American Burn Association

Sep 18, 2013

Amir IbrahimJeremy Goverman

PMID: 24043238

DOI: 10.1097/bcr.0b013e3182a22715

Abstract

The optimal concentration of mafenide acetate solution for use in the treatment of burns is unknown. Despite data supporting the use of a 2.5% solution, 5% formulation is traditionally used, and has been the highest-costing medication on formulary. The aim of the current study is to eva...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Transcription Initiation
Adverse Event
Teens
Sulfamylon
Microbicides, Topical
Mafenide Acetate
Cost Savings
Retrospective Studies
Bacteremia
Burn Injury
1
18

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Five percent mafenide acetate solution in the treatment of thermal injuries

The Journal of Burn Care & RehabilitationMarch 1, 1993
J O Kucan, E C Smoot
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Systemic absorption of amphotericin B with topical 5% mafenide acetate/amphotericin B solution for grafted burn wounds: is it clinically relevant?

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Rachel A Pendleton, James H Holmes
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