Jump to Main Content
- Brogden, Nicole K.; Milewski, Mikolaj; Ghosh, Priyanka; Hardi, Lucia; Crofford, Leslie J.; Stinchcomb, Audra L.
- Journal of controlled release 2012 v.163 no.2 pp. 220-229
- patient compliance, etc ; colorimetry; dielectric spectroscopy; drugs; erythema; humans; infectious diseases; inflammation; micropores; placebos; prostaglandin synthase; risk; sodium; topical application; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... Drugs absorbed poorly through the skin are commonly delivered via injection with a hypodermic needle, which is painful and increases the risk of transmitting infectious diseases. Microneedles (MNs) selectively and painlessly permeabilize the outermost skin layer, allowing otherwise skin-impermeable drugs to cross the skin through micron-sized pores and reach therapeutic concentrations. However, ra ...
- PubMed Central: