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Topical petrolatum gel alone versus topical silver sulfadiazine with standard gauze dressings for the treatment of superficial partial thickness burns in adults: a randomized controlled trial

Burns : Journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries

Nov 1, 2014

Glenn Angelo S GenuinoBrian S Buckley

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Non-extensive superficial partial thickness burns constitute a major proportion of burns. Conventional treatment involves regular changing of absorptive dressings including the application of a topical antimicrobial, commonly silver sulfadiazine. A systematic review has found insufficie...read more

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Single-Masked Study
Wounds and Injuries
Communicable Diseases
Dermazin
Microbicides
Wound Infection
Carica papaya
Drug Toxicity
Transdermal Route of Drug Administration
Silver Sulfadiazine
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Topical petrolatum gel alone versus topical silver sulfadiazine with standard gauze dressings for the treatment of superficial partial thickness burns in adults: a randomized controlled trial

Burns : Journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries

Nov 1, 2014

Glenn Angelo S GenuinoBrian S Buckley

PMID: 25172229

DOI: 10.1016/j.burns.2014.07.024

Abstract

Non-extensive superficial partial thickness burns constitute a major proportion of burns. Conventional treatment involves regular changing of absorptive dressings including the application of a topical antimicrobial, commonly silver sulfadiazine. A systematic review has found insufficie...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Single-Masked Study
Wounds and Injuries
Communicable Diseases
Dermazin
Microbicides
32
61
Paper Details
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  • References10
  • Citations2
1

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