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Topical Anesthetic Effect of EMLA and Iranian Products in Preventing Pain During Intravenous Blood Sampling Procedures: a Double-Blind Randomized Clinical Trial

Fariba Jaffary 1 , 2 , Mohammad Ali Nilforoushzadeh 1 , 2 , * , Parviz Toossi 3 , Hajar Zarkoob 2 and Foroud Shahbazi 4
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1 Skin Diseases and Leishmaniasis Research Center Isfahan University of Medical Sciences Isfahan, Iran
2 Skin and Stem Cell Research Center Tehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran, Iran
3 Skin Research Center, Shahid-Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 School of Pharmacy Isfahan University of Medical Sciences Isfahan, Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Skin and Stem Cell: May 01, 2014, 1 (1); e16313
  • Published Online: May 25, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 22, 2013
  • Revised: December 23, 2013
  • Accepted: April 5, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/jssc16313

To Cite: Jaffary F, Nilforoushzadeh M A, Toossi P, Zarkoob H, Shahbazi F. Topical Anesthetic Effect of EMLA and Iranian Products in Preventing Pain During Intravenous Blood Sampling Procedures: a Double-Blind Randomized Clinical Trial, J Skin Stem Cell. 2014 ; 1(1):e16313. doi: 10.17795/jssc16313.

Abstract
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1. Background
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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