Table 4.

Mean (SD) Plasma Cortisol Levels: nmol/dL [μg/dL] for Study Groups

Group 1 Restraint ChairGroup 2 Buffered LidocaineGroup 3 SucroseGroup 4 ControlAll Study InfantsP Value
 391.5 (217.8)408.0 (270.2)441.1 (217.8)372.2 (176.4)402.5 (220.6)NS
 [14.2 (7.9)][14.8 (9.8)][16.0 (7.9)][13.5 (6.4)][14.6 (8.0)]NS