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Topical Sesame Oil for Pain Relief in Limb Trauma Patients

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November 2022

Topical Sesame Oil for Pain Relief in Limb Trauma Patients

Vol: 302| Issue: 1| Number:10| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Effect of Topical Sesame Oil on the Severity of Pain in Patients With Limb Trauma: A Randomized Controlled Trial

J Chiropr Med . 2022 Sep;21(3):204-212.

Contributing Authors:
M Kafash Mohammadjani F Jafaraghaee F Yosefbeyk E Kazem Nejad N Javadi-Pashaki

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Synopsis

One hundred and twenty patients with limb trauma were randomized to receive 3 days of topical sesame oil application (twice daily) to the trauma site (n=60) or placebo (n=60). The outcomes of interest included pain severity on a Numeric Rating Scale (NRS) and analgesic consumption. The sesame oil group demonstrated significantly lower analgesic consumption, however, there were no observed differen...

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