Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/47162
Title:
Alleviating perineal trauma: The APT study
Authors:
Steen, Mary
Abstract:
This poster presentation aims to evaluate the effectiveness of a new cooling device (gel pad) with a standard regimen (ice pack) and compare these with no localised treatment regimen (control). 450 women partipcated in this study at St James's University Hospital and their own homes. The trial confirmed earlier findings to support the use of a specially designed cooling gel pad (Feme pad)to alleviate perineal trauma.
Citation:
Poster presentation
Issue Date:
2000
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/47162
Type:
Presentation
Language:
en
Sponsors:
The APT study was funded by the NHS Executive Northern and Yorkshire region.
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dc.contributor.authorSteen, Mary-
dc.date.accessioned2009-01-07T15:51:21Z-
dc.date.available2009-01-07T15:51:21Z-
dc.date.issued2000-
dc.identifier.citationPoster presentationen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10034/47162-
dc.description.abstractThis poster presentation aims to evaluate the effectiveness of a new cooling device (gel pad) with a standard regimen (ice pack) and compare these with no localised treatment regimen (control). 450 women partipcated in this study at St James's University Hospital and their own homes. The trial confirmed earlier findings to support the use of a specially designed cooling gel pad (Feme pad)to alleviate perineal trauma.en
dc.description.sponsorshipThe APT study was funded by the NHS Executive Northern and Yorkshire region.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.subjectperineal truamaen
dc.subjectFeme paden
dc.subjectgel paden
dc.titleAlleviating perineal trauma: The APT studyen
dc.typePresentationen
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