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Table 3 Comparison of REEDA Scale in two groups

From: Evaluation the effect of Silybum marianum ointment on episiotomy wound healing and pain intensity in primiparous women: a randomized triple blind clinical trial

Treatment Categories
Variable labor
S. marianum ointment
Before intervention 12 h after labor Fifth day after Tenth day after labor
Mean/SD Mean/SD Mean/SD Mean/SD
Redness 0.25 ± 0.57 0.15 ± 0.42 0.04 ± 0.21 0.04 ± 0.21
Edema 0.15 ± 0.36 0.09 ± 0.29 0.02 ± 0.15 0.02 ± 0.15
Ecchymosis 0.13 ± 0.40 0.13 ± 0.40 0.04 ± 0.21 0
Discharge from the wound 0 0 0 0.15 ± 0.42
Wound edge continuity 0 0 0.15 ± 0.36 0
Treatment Categories
Variable
Placebo ointment
Before intervention 12 h after labor Fifth day after labor Tenth day after labor
Mean/SD Mean/SD Mean/SD Mean/SD
Redness 0.32 ± 0.56 0.32 ± 0.56 0.34 ± 0.52 0.30 ± 0.51
Edema 0.29 ± 0.46 0.20 ± 0.46 0.20 ± 0.46 0.20 ± 0.46
Ecchymosis 0.27 ± 0.63 0.34 ± 0.65 0.32 ± 0.64 0.16 ± 0.43
Discharge from the wound 1 0.46 ± 0.21 0.11 ± 0.32 0.86 ± 0.98
Wound edge continuity 1 0.46 ± 0.21 0.65 ± 0.75 0.27 ± 0.59
Variable
*P-value
Before intervention 12 h after labor Fifth day after labor Tenth day after labor
Redness P = 0.32 P = 0.25 P = 0.003 P = 0.003
Edema P = 0.59 P = 0.34 P = 0.04 P = 0.04
Ecchymosis P = 0.53 P = 0.19 P = 0.01 P = 0.04
Discharge from the wound 1 P = 0.14 P = 0.03 P = 0.01
Wound edge continuity 1 P = 0.14 P = 0.001 P = 0.001
  1. * Mann Whitney