Silver

(redirected from Silver sulfadiazine)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Silver sulfadiazine: Flamazine

Silver

A precious metal with the highest electrical conduction properties of any metal. It is used mainly in jewelry, photography, and for scientific and industrial purposes. It has been used as the basis for currencies in the past. Silver is traded as a commodity on various security exchanges. Like many precious metals, silver is volatile but generally maintains relatively high prices.
References in periodicals archive ?
This provides a more realistic model for the chemical interactions of silver sulfadiazine placed on a burn wound that has progressed in its healing and contains granulation tissue.
Silver sulfadiazine and silver chloride were prepared by reacting equimolar concentrations (0.
The multi-center, prospective, randomized phase III study found that AQUACEL(R) Ag Hydrofiber(R) was associated with fewer dressing changes, less nursing time and fewer procedural medications compared with silver sulfadiazine for the management of partial thickness burns.
The phase III clinical trial evaluated protocols of care comparing AQUACEL(R) Ag Hydrofiber(R) dressing with silver sulfadiazine in 84 adult and pediatric patients with partial thickness burns for up to 21 days.
The Sildimac product uses the Dimac System to deliver silver sulfadiazine topically in a controlled-release manner over a four-day period.
We intend to convert a significant percentage of the current usage of silver sulfadiazine and the triple antibiotic to these new products.
Aloe versus silver sulfadiazine creams for second-degree burns: a randomized controlled study.
2,5,7-10,13-15) Antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory products (eg, dimethylsulfoxide, hemorrhoid cream, triple antibiotic ointment, silver sulfadiazine cream) as well as hypertonic footbaths (eg, hypertonic saline solution, magnesium sulfate) provide local control of infection and inflammation.
Those containing a combination of CHG and silver sulfadiazine and those coated with minocycline/ rifampicin have been shown to be beneficial.
With names like silver sulfadiazine and silver nitrate, these germ-fighters save lives and speed healing.
The gel, which contains 30 times less silver than silver sulfadiazine, did not have any apparent toxic effects when applied to the healthy skin of test animals.
Central venous catheters coated extraluminally with chlorhexidine and silver sulfadiazine (ARROWgard B1ue[TM], Arrow International Inc, Reading, PA, USA) have been developed to reduce extraluminal contamination.