Table 3.

Outcome Variables (Mean ± SD)

EMLA n = 21DPNB n = 23
Average NIPS score during circumcision4.8  ± 0.72.3  ± 1.8
Heart rate (beats per minute)
 End of circumcision196  ± 20162  ± 19
 Increase (before to end)49  ± 209  ± 15
Adverse effects
 Erythema at 1 h (n, [%])1 [4.8%] 0 [0%]
 Erythema at 24 h (n, [%])2 [9.5%] 0 [0%]
 Hematoma at 24 h (n, [%])0 [0%]10 [43.5%]
 Other (see text)0 [0%] 1