Hiedy N Ashm's scientific contributions

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Article
Objective: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness triamcinolone acetonide phonophoresis versus transcutanous electrical nerve stimulation in the treatment of post-burn pruritus. Methodology: Forty patients with post burn pruritus participated and completed the study. The patients were randomized into two groups of equal number....

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... Other than for plantar fasciitis, this approach has been successfully used for numerous musculoskeletal conditions [18][19][20]. Similar to our study, studies in the literature have shown reinforcement of phonophoresis efficacy when combined with topical anti-inflammatory agents such as topical ibuprofen [21], piroxicam [22], and triamcinolone [23]. Topical nitroglycerin is an agent that leads to an increase in the local levels of nitric oxide (NO) within the nearby tissue. ...