Comparative bio-availability and activity of proprietary topical corticosteroid preparations: vasoconstrictor assays on thirty-one ointments.

@article{Barry1975ComparativeBA,
  title={Comparative bio-availability and activity of proprietary topical corticosteroid preparations: vasoconstrictor assays on thirty-one ointments.},
  author={Brian W. Barry and R B Woodford},
  journal={The British journal of dermatology},
  year={1975},
  volume={93 5},
  pages={563-71}
}
Thirty-one proprietary corticosteroid ointments were evaluated for vasoconstriction using an occluded blanching test. The results were expressed as three parameters: (1) area under the blanching curve, (2) summed % total possible score, and (3) square root transformation of sum of scores divided by number of volunteers. Experiments were performed to (a… CONTINUE READING