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A Comparative Study on the Effect of EMLA Cream and Diclofenac Gel on Pain Caused by Needle Port Placement in Patients Under Chemotherapy: A Clinical Trial

Alireza Salar 1 , * , Fatemeh Kiani 1 , Ali Navidian 2 and Shima Mohammadi Nejad 3
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1 Community Nursing Research Center, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, Iran
2 Pregnancy Health Research Center, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, Iran
3 Nursing, Department of Nursing, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, Iran
Article information
  • Medical - Surgical Nursing Journal: February 2018, 7 (1); e79613
  • Published Online: September 23, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 23, 2018
  • Revised: September 4, 2018
  • Accepted: September 6, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/msnj.79613

To Cite: Salar A, Kiani F, Navidian A, Mohammadi Nejad S. A Comparative Study on the Effect of EMLA Cream and Diclofenac Gel on Pain Caused by Needle Port Placement in Patients Under Chemotherapy: A Clinical Trial, Med Surg Nurs J. 2018 ; 7(1):e79613. doi: 10.5812/msnj.79613.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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