A randomized controlled trial comparing treatment regimens for acute pain for topical oleoresin capsaicin (pepper spray) exposure in adult volunteers.

@article{Barry2008ARC,
  title={A randomized controlled trial comparing treatment regimens for acute pain for topical oleoresin capsaicin (pepper spray) exposure in adult volunteers.},
  author={James David Barry and Robert Hennessy and John G. McManus},
  journal={Prehospital emergency care : official journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors},
  year={2008},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={432-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Several topical therapies have been proposed to treat acute pain from exposure to oleoresin capsaicin (OC). The purpose of this study was to determine the most beneficial topical treatment for relieving contact dermatitis pain caused by OC exposure. METHODS We performed a single-blind, randomized human experiment evaluating the effectiveness of… CONTINUE READING