Clinical audit: Baseline investigations for intramuscular meglumine antimoniate in cases of cutaneous leishmaniasis


  • Mansoor Dilnawaz
  • Zafar Iqbal Shaikh
  • Hina Mazhar
  • Imran Shafi
  • Majid Hussain


Clinical audit, meglumine antimoniate, cutaneous leishmaniasis


Objectives To see if the baseline investigations for intramuscular meglumine antimoniate in cases of cutaneous leishmaniasis were being carried out in accordance to our local guidelines. Patients and methods 30 case records of patients with cutaneous leishmaniasis were randomly selected from our dermatology ward. These records were reviewed to see if the pre-therapy investigations for meglumine antimoniate were carried out. The method of data collection was retrospective. Results The result showed 100% compliance with our local guidelines in the analyzed cases. Conclusion Our audit showed 100% compliance. 


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Dilnawaz M, Shaikh ZI, Mazhar H, Shafi I, Hussain M. Clinical audit: Baseline investigations for intramuscular meglumine antimoniate in cases of cutaneous leishmaniasis. J Pak Assoc Dermatol [Internet]. 2016Dec.9 [cited 2024Feb.26];23(1):67-70. Available from:



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