A Randomized Clinical Trial of Jet-Injected Lidocaine to Reduce Venipuncture Pain for Young Children.

@article{Lunoe2015ARC,
  title={A Randomized Clinical Trial of Jet-Injected Lidocaine to Reduce Venipuncture Pain for Young Children.},
  author={Maren M Lunoe and Amy L Drendel and Michael N Levas and Steven J. Weisman and Mahua Dasgupta and Raymond G. Hoffmann and David C Brousseau},
  journal={Annals of emergency medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={66 5},
  pages={466-74}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE The J-Tip (National Medical Products Inc, Irvine, CA) uses air instead of a needle to push lidocaine into the skin. To our knowledge, no studies have investigated its use for venipuncture in young children. We determine whether the J-Tip decreased venipuncture pain in young children compared with vapocoolant spray. METHODS Children aged 1 to 6 years were randomized into 3 groups: intervention (J-Tip), control (vapocoolant spray), and sham (vapocoolant spray and pop of an empty… CONTINUE READING
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