Efficacy of paracetamol versus diclofenac for Grade II ankle sprains.

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Lyrtzis, Christos · Natsis, Konstantinos · Papadopoulos, Christos · Noussios, Georgios · Papathanasiou, Efthymia
Published 2011-06
Journal Foot & ankle international / American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society [and] Swiss Foot and Ankle Society
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Abstract

Ankle sprains are usually treated with the RICE protocol often with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) for pain reduction. We evaluated the effect of diclofenac, an NSAID, versus paracematol in the reduction of pain and acute edema of severe ankle sprains.

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Title
Efficacy of paracetamol versus diclofenac for Grade II ankle sprains.
Author
Lyrtzis, Christos · Natsis, Konstantinos · Papadopoulos, Christos · Noussios, Georgios · Papathanasiou, Efthymia
Published
2011-06
Year
2011
Journal
Foot & ankle international / American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society [and] Swiss Foot and Ankle Society
Type
Study · Research Article · Clinical Trial
Language
eng
PMID
21733417
Keywords
Acetaminophen · Therapeutic Use · Analgesics, Non-Narcotic · Ankle Injuries · Drug Therapy · Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal · Diclofenac · Ligaments, Articular · Injuries · Sprains and Strains · Ankle · Sprains

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