Double Blind Placebo-Controlled Study
Using Emu Oil And Mineral Oil
Dr. Thom Leahey
Ardmore, Oklahoma 1995
Volunteers remained on any medicine they were using. Of those testing the emu oil 58% reported a significant reduction in pain, morning stiffness and swelling. Twelve percent of those using the placebo reported results. Proposed-Three month study, 500 participants diagnosed with arthritis in their hands. Using a dynamometer detect changes in the participant’s gripping strength. Also test the sensitivity and number of tender and swollen joints. Volunteers must not take any arthritis medication for at least one month prior to the study.