Use of balsam Xeracalm in the basal therapy of children’s atopic dermatitis p. 13-18
Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education «South-Ural State Medical University» of the Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian Federation, Chelyabinsk, Russia
To study the efficacy and safety of balsam Xeracalm BP in the basic treatment of atopic dermatitis in children, a comparative study was done in which 70 patients received topical treatment in the form of daily use Xeracalm BP Balm one time a day, 20 patients applied the cream Unna and 10 people outdoor treatment did not receive. The results were evaluated twice by SCORAD index and DLQI. The skin moisturize was determined by measuring the moisture content of the stratum corneum at corneometer apparatus AramoMC (ARAMHUVIS com Ltd, Korea). After 28 days of therapy in children receiving Xeracalm BP balm, the SCORAD index fell from 46.2 to 23.3, while DLQI from 9.6 to 7.8 points. The level of skin moisture indicators reached high humidity. These results were significantly superior performance comparison groups.
Keywords: atopic dermatitis, children, basic treatment.